The wicked have drawn out the sword, and have bent their bow, to cast down the afflicted and needy, to slay those that are upright in the way:
He hath put forth his hands against such as are at peace with him; he hath profaned his covenant.
A roaring lion, and a ranging bear, is a wicked ruler over a poor people.
Blessed be Jehovah; for he hath shewn me wondrously his loving-kindness in a strong city.
If a host encamp against me, my heart shall not fear; if war rise against me, in this will I be confident.
because I am with thee, and no one shall set upon thee to injure thee; because I have much people in this city.