A Psalm of Fearless Trust in God.
A Psalm of David.1 The Lord is my a light and my b salvation;
Whom shall I fear?
The Lord is the ▼
▼ Or refuge, d defense of my life;
e Whom shall I dread?
2When evildoers came upon me to f devour my flesh,
My adversaries and my enemies, they g stumbled and fell.
3Though a h host encamp against me,
My heart will not fear;
Though war arise against me,
In spite of this I ▼
▼ Lit am confidentshall be j confident.
4 k One thing I have asked from the Lord, that I shall seek:
That I may l dwell in the house of the Lord all the days of my life,
To behold m the ▼
▼ Lit delightfulnessbeauty of the Lord
And to ▼
▼ Lit inquire, p meditate in His temple.
5For in the q day of trouble He will r conceal me in His ▼
▼ Or sheltertabernacle;
In the secret place of His tent He will t hide me;
He will u lift me up on a rock.
6And now v my head will be lifted up above my enemies around me,
And I will offer in His tent w sacrifices ▼
▼ Lit of shoutswith shouts of joy;
I will y sing, yes, I will sing praises to the Lord.
7 z Hear, O Lord, when I cry with my voice,
And be gracious to me and aa answer me.
8 When You said ab “Seek My face,” my heart said to You,
“Your face, O Lord ac I shall seek.”
9 ad Do not hide Your face from me,
Do not turn Your servant away in ae anger;
You have been af my help;
ag Do not abandon me nor ah forsake me,
O God of my salvation!
▼ Or If my father...forsake me, Then the LordFor my father and aj my mother have forsaken me,
But ak the Lord will take me up.
11 al Teach me Your way, O Lord,
And lead me in a am level path
Because of ▼
▼ Or those who lie in wait for memy foes.
12Do not deliver me over to the ▼
▼ Lit soul, ap desire of my adversaries,
For aq false witnesses have risen against me,
And such as ar breathe out violence.
▼ Or Surely I believedI would have despaired unless I had believed that I would see the at goodness of the Lord
In the au land of the living.
14 av Wait for the Lord;
Be aw strong and let your heart take courage;
Yes, wait for the Lord.
Copyright information for NASB_th
Welcome to STEP Bible
From Tyndale House, Cambridge UK
Use the search box to find Bibles, commentaries, passages, search terms, etc. Here are some examples:
Examples to use the search box to find Bibles, passages, search terms, etc.-
This shows how to quickly lookup a passage.NIVESVKJVGen 1
Looking up a passage in three different translations is also easy.ESVbrother
This asks STEP to search for the Greek word for 'brother' and show the results in the ESV.NIVESVlandhe.sed
This example runs both a 'Hebrew word search' and a 'Text' search and shows the results in both the NIV and ESV.ESVthroneDavidIsa-Rev
You can mix most searches. This finds any word translated as 'throne' in the Prophets and the New Testament, but only in verses concerning the topic 'David'. This excludes verses which refer to a 'throne' in other contexts.KJVTHGNTJohn 1
Interlinear Hebrew & Greek is available for some translations with grammar (and more soon). To reverse the interlinear order, click on a version abbreviation under the verse number.
Examples of some Bible study tools +
KJVCol 3 Color code grammar
Highlight all the imperative verbs with red underlinesKJVCol 1 Color code grammar
Highlight main verbs (green underlines) and supporting verbs (purple)KJVMat 1 Color code grammar
Highlight the number (plural in bold) and gender (male in blue, feminine in red, neuter in black) of wordsESV1Jo 1 Quick tryout links
Highlight frequent words in the chapter or book
Examples to enable color code grammar +
KJVEph 1 Color code grammar
Look at KJV New Testament with color highlighted verbsSBLGRom 12 Color code grammar
Look at Greek New Testament with color code grammar, Greek root word and English vocabularyCUnCol 1 Color code grammar
Look at Chinese Union New Testament with color highlighted verbsSBLGKJVCUNEph 5 Color code grammar
Look at Greek, English and Chinese New Testament with color code grammar
© Tyndale House, Cambridge, UK - 2019