|Ps 3:1 O LORD, how my enemies have increased!
Many are rising up against me.
|Ps 3:2 Many are saying of me,
"There is no help [no salvation] for him in God." Selah.
|Ps 3:3 ¶ But You, O LORD, are a shield for me,
My glory [and my honor], and the One who lifts my head.
|Ps 3:4 With my voice I was crying to the LORD,
And He answered me from His holy mountain. Selah.
|Ps 3:5 I lay down and slept [safely];
I awakened, for the LORD sustains me.
|Ps 3:6 I will not be intimidated or afraid of the ten thousands
Who have set themselves against me all around.
|Ps 3:7 ¶ Arise, O LORD; save me, O my God!
For You have struck all my enemies on the cheek;
You have shattered the teeth of the wicked.
|Ps 3:8 Salvation belongs to the LORD;
May Your blessing be upon Your people. Selah.