To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David.
201The LORD hear thee in the day of trouble; the name of the God of Jacob defend thee;20.1 defend…: Heb. set thee on an high place
2Send thee help from the sanctuary, and strengthen thee out of Zion;20.2 thee help: Heb. thy help20.2 strengthen: Heb. support
3Remember all thy offerings, and accept thy burnt sacrifice; Selah.20.3 accept: Heb. turn to ashes: or, make fat
4Grant thee according to thine own heart, and fulfil all thy counsel.
5We will rejoice in thy salvation, and in the name of our God we will set up our banners: the LORD fulfil all thy petitions.
6Now know I that the LORD saveth his anointed; he will hear him from his holy heaven with the saving strength of his right hand.20.6 his holy…: Heb. the heaven of his holiness20.6 with…: Heb. by the strength of the salvation of
7Some trust in chariots, and some in horses: but we will remember the name of the LORD our God.
8They are brought down and fallen: but we are risen, and stand upright.
9Save, LORD: let the king hear us when we call.