Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
By David. The Lord delivers and vindicates me! I fear no one! The Lord protects my life! I am afraid of no one!
You are my hiding place; you protect me from distress. You surround me with shouts of joy from those celebrating deliverance. (Selah)
A song of ascents, by Solomon. If the Lord does not build a house, then those who build it work in vain. If the Lord does not guard a city, then the watchman stands guard in vain.
I, the Lord, protect it; I water it regularly. I guard it night and day, so no one can harm it.
1 Kings 18:27
At noon Elijah mocked them, "Yell louder! After all, he is a god; he may be deep in thought, or perhaps he stepped out for a moment or has taken a trip. Perhaps he is sleeping and needs to be awakened."
When I tried to gain wisdom and to observe the activity on earth -- even though it prevents anyone from sleeping day or night --
For this reason they are before the throne of God, and they serve him day and night in his temple, and the one seated on the throne will shelter them.