Psalms 20
Psalm 20
Deliverance in Battle
For the choir director. A psalm of David.
1May the Lord answer you in a day of trouble;#Ps 50:15; 77:2; 102:2
may the name of Jacob’s God protect you.#Ps 46:7,11
2May he send you help from the sanctuary
and sustain you from Zion.#Ps 3:4; 110:2; 128:5
3May he remember all your offerings
and accept your burnt offering.#Ps 119:108Selah
4May he give you what your heart desires#Ps 21:2; 145:19
and fulfill your whole purpose.#Ps 138:8
5Let us shout for joy at your victory#Ps 21:1
and lift the banner in the name of our God.#Is 13:2
May the Lord fulfill all your requests.#Ps 21:2; 1Pt 3:12
6Now I know that the Lord gives victory to his anointed;#Ps 18:50
he will answer him from his holy heaven
with mighty victories from his right hand.#Ps 44:3; 98:1; 118:15
7Some take pride in chariots, and others in horses,
but we take pride in the name of the Lord our God.#Ps 33:17; Is 31:1
8They collapse and fall,
but we rise and stand firm.#Is 2:11,17; Mc 7:8
9 Lord, give victory to the king!#Ps 18:50
May he#20:9 Or Lord, save. May the king answer us on the day that we call.

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