Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Psalm 44:23 in English Standard Version "Awake! Why are you sleeping, O Lord? Rouse yourself! Do not reject us forever!" Ps 35:23 Awake and rouse yourself for my vindication, for my cause, my God and my Lord! Ps 44:9 But you have rejected us and disgraced us and have not gone out with our armies.