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A Psalm of David

Jehovah hear thee in the day Of thy calamity

Published in 2 hymnals

Representative Text

1 Jehovah hear thee in the day
of thy calamity;
The name of Jacob's mighty God
defend and set thee high:
2 Help send thee from his holy place,
and strength from Zion give.
3 Remember all thy offerings,
and sacrifice receive. (Selah)

4 Grant thee according to thy heart;
thy counsel all fulfill:
5 In thy salvation grated, we
rejoice with shouting will.
And in the name of our own God
our banners we will rear:
Most kindly hear thee may the LORD
and answer all thy prayer.

6 Now know I that Jehovah will
save his Messiah dear,
With his right hand of strength; and from
his holy heaven he'll hear.
7 In chariots some their confidence,
and some in horses set;
But of the LORD our God the name
we never will forget.

8 So we shall rise and stand upright,
while they bow down and fall.
Save Lord, and hear us let the king,
when we to him do call.

The Psalms, Hymns, and Spiritual Songs of the Old and New Testament, 1758

Text Information

First Line: Jehovah hear thee in the day Of thy calamity
Title: A Psalm of David
Language: English
Publication Date: 1758
Copyright: Public Domain

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