Psalm 54



Prayer For Deliverance

1 . Save me, O God, by Your name, And vindicate me by Your power.

1 {To the chief Musician on Neginoth, Maschil, A Psalm of David, when the Ziphims came and said to Saul, Doth not David hide himself with us?} Save me, O God, by thy name, and judge me by thy strength.

1 God, save me by Your name, and vindicate me by Your might!

1 God, by your name deliver me, and by your power vindicate me.

1 Save me, O God, by Your name; judge and vindicate me by Your mighty strength and power.

2 Hear my prayer, O God; Give ear to the words of my mouth.

2 Hear my prayer, O God; give ear to the words of my mouth.

2 God, hear my prayer; listen to the words of my mouth.

2 God, listen to my prayer, and pay attention to the words of my mouth.

2 Hear my pleading and my prayer, O God; give ear to the words of my mouth.

3 For strangers have risen against me And violent men have sought my life; They have not set God before them. Selah.

3 For strangers are risen up against me, and oppressors seek after my soul: they have not set God before them. Selah.

3 For strangers rise up against me, and violent men seek my life. They have no regard for God. Selah

3 For the arrogant have arisen against me; oppressors have sought to take my life. They do not keep God in mind! Interlude

3 For strangers and insolent men are rising up against me, and violent men and ruthless ones seek and demand my life; they do not set God before them. Selah [pause, and calmly think of that]!

4 Behold, God is my helper; The Lord is the sustainer of my soul.

4 Behold, God is mine helper: the Lord is with them that uphold my soul.

4 God is my helper; the Lord is the sustainer of my life.

4 Look, God is my helper; the Lord is with those who are guarding my life.

4 Behold, God is my helper and ally; the Lord is my upholder and is with them who uphold my life.

5 He will recompense the evil to my foes; Destroy them in Your faithfulness.

5 He shall reward evil unto mine enemies: cut them off in thy truth.

5 He will repay my adversaries for [their] evil. Because of Your faithfulness, annihilate them.

5 He will turn the evil upon those who lie in wait for me. Cut them off with your truth.

5 He will pay back evil to my enemies; in Your faithfulness [Lord] put an end to them.

6 Willingly I will sacrifice to You; I will give thanks to Your name, O LORD, for it is good.

6 I will freely sacrifice unto thee: I will praise thy name, O LORD; for it is good.

6 I will sacrifice a freewill offering to You. I will praise Your name, Lord, because it is good.

6 With a free will offering I will sacrifice to you; I will give thanks to your name, LORD, because it is good,

6 With a freewill offering I will sacrifice to You; I will give thanks and praise Your name, O Lord, for it is good.

7 For He has delivered me from all trouble, And my eye has looked with satisfaction upon my enemies.

7 For he hath delivered me out of all trouble: and mine eye hath seen his desire upon mine enemies.

7 For He has delivered me from every trouble, and my eye has looked down on my enemies.

7 for he has delivered me from every trouble, and my eyes have seen the end of my enemies. To the Director: With stringed instruments. A Davidic instruction.

7 For He has delivered me out of every trouble, and my eye has looked [in triumph] on my enemies.



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