Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on Psalm 9:9 in English Standard Version "The Lord is a stronghold for the oppressed, a stronghold in times of trouble." 2Sa 22:3 my God, my rock, in whom I take refuge, my shield, and the horn of my salvation, my stronghold and my refuge, my savior; you save me from violence. Ps 10:1 Why, O Lord, do you stand far away? Why do you hide yourself in times of trouble? Ps 10:18 to do justice to the fatherless and the oppressed, so that man who is of the earth may strike terror no more. Ps 74:21 Let not the downtrodden turn back in shame; let the poor and needy praise your name. Pr 18:10 The name of the Lord is a strong tower; the righteous man runs into it and is safe.