For the music director; a psalm of David.
20:1 May the Lord answer1 you2 when you are in trouble;3
may the God of Jacob4 make you secure!
20:2 May he send you help from his temple;5
from Zion may he give you support!
20:3 May he take notice6 of your offerings;
may he accept7 your burnt sacrifice!
20:4 May he grant your heart’s desire;8
may he bring all your plans to pass!9
20:5 Then we will shout for joy over your10 victory;
we will rejoice11 in the name of our God!
May the Lord grant all your requests!
20:6 Now I am sure12 that the Lord will deliver13 his chosen king;14
he will intervene for him15 from his holy heavenly temple,16
and display his mighty ability to deliver.17
20:7 Some trust in chariots and others in horses,18
but we19 depend on20 the Lord our God.
20:8 They will fall down,21
20:9 The Lord will deliver the king;24
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