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Passage Lookup: Psalms 57

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Psalms 57:1
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For the director of music. To the tune of "Do Not Destroy." Of David. A miktam.[b] When he had fled from Saul into the cave.(b)

Have mercy on me, my God, have mercy on me, for in you I take refuge.(c) I will take refuge in the shadow of your wings(d) until the disaster has passed.(e)
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Psalms 57:2
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I cry out to God Most High, to God, who vindicates me.(f)
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Psalms 57:3
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He sends from heaven and saves me,(g) rebuking those who hotly pursue me—[c](h) God sends forth his love and his faithfulness.(i)
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Psalms 57:4
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I am in the midst of lions;(j) I am forced to dwell among ravenous beasts— men whose teeth are spears and arrows, whose tongues are sharp swords.(k)
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Psalms 57:5
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Be exalted, O God, above the heavens; let your glory be over all the earth.(l)
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Psalms 57:6
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They spread a net for my feet(m)— I was bowed down(n) in distress. They dug a pit(o) in my path— but they have fallen into it themselves.(p)
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Psalms 57:7
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My heart, O God, is steadfast, my heart is steadfast;(q) I will sing and make music.
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Psalms 57:8
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Awake, my soul! Awake, harp and lyre!(r) I will awaken the dawn.
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Psalms 57:9
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I will praise you, Lord, among the nations; I will sing of you among the peoples.
Psalms 57:10
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For great is your love, reaching to the heavens; your faithfulness reaches to the skies.(s)
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Psalms 57:11
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Be exalted, O God, above the heavens;(t) let your glory be over all the earth.(u)
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