1To the choirmaster. A Psalm of David. May the Lord answer you in the day of trouble! May the name of the God of Jacob protect you! (Ge 35:3; Ps 59:1; Ps 69:29; Pr 18:10)2May he send you help from the sanctuary and give you support from Zion! (2Ch 20:8; Ps 73:17; Ps 128:5)3May he remember all your offerings and regard with favor your burnt sacrifices! (Ac 10:4)4May he grant you your heart’s desire and fulfill all your plans! (Ps 21:2)5May we shout for joy over your salvation, and in the name of our God set up our banners! May the Lord fulfill all your petitions! (Ps 9:14; Ps 60:4; So 6:4; So 6:10)6Now I know that the Lord saves his anointed; he will answer him from his holy heaven with the saving might of his right hand. (Ps 28:8)7Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God. (1Sa 17:45; 2Ch 32:8; Pr 21:31; Isa 31:1; Isa 36:9)8They collapse and fall, but we rise and stand upright.9O Lord, save the king! May he answer us when we call. (Ps 48:2)
New International Version
For the director of music. A psalm of David.
1May the Lord answer you when you are in distress; may the name of the God of Jacob protect you.2May he send you help from the sanctuary and grant you support from Zion.3May he remember all your sacrifices and accept your burnt offerings.4May he give you the desire of your heart and make all your plans succeed.5May we shout for joy over your victory and lift up our banners in the name of our God. May the Lord grant all your requests.6Now this I know: The Lord gives victory to his anointed. He answers him from his heavenly sanctuary with the victorious power of his right hand.7Some trust in chariots and some in horses, but we trust in the name of the Lord our God.8They are brought to their knees and fall, but we rise up and stand firm.9Lord, give victory to the king! Answer us when we call!
King James Version
1To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. The LORD hear thee in the day of trouble; the name of the God of Jacob defend thee;2Send thee help from the sanctuary, and strengthen thee out of Zion;3Remember all thy offerings, and accept thy burnt sacrifice; Selah.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.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.
New Int. Readers Version
1May the Lord answer you when you are in trouble. May the God of Jacob keep you safe.2May he send you help from the sacred tent. May he give you aid from Zion.3May he remember all of your sacrifices. May he accept your burnt offerings. Selah4May he give you what your heart longs for. May he make all of your plans succeed.5We will shout with joy when you win the battle. We will lift up our flags in the name of our God. May the Lord give you everything you ask for.6Now I know that the Lord saves his anointed king. He answers him from his holy heaven. The power of God's right hand saves the king.7Some trust in chariots. Some trust in horses. But we trust in the Lord our God.8They are brought to their knees and fall down. But we get up and stand firm.9Lord, save the king! Answer us when we call out to you!