Ira the Jairite was David’s personal priest. 1
A psalm of David. The Lord is my shepherd, I lack nothing.
By David. O Lord, I come before you in prayer. 2
For the music director, a psalm of David. O Lord, you examine me 2 and know.
The woman conceived and then sent word to David saying, “I’m pregnant.”
Then Joab sent a full battle report to David. 1
A prayer 2 of David. Protect me, O God, for I have taken shelter in you. 3
A psalm of David. The Lord owns the earth and all it contains, the world and all who live in it.
By David; a well-written song. 2 How blessed 3 is the one whose rebellious acts are forgiven, 4 whose sin is pardoned! 5
By David. O Lord, fight 2 those who fight with me! Attack those who attack me!
By David. Do not fret 2 when wicked men seem to succeed! 3 Do not envy evildoers!
For the music director; by David; written to get God’s attention. 2 O God, please be willing to rescue me! 3 O Lord, hurry and help me! 4
The Lord said, 1 “I have made a covenant with my chosen one; I have made a promise on oath to David, my servant:
Once and for all I have vowed by my own holiness, I will never deceive 1 David.
Where are your earlier faithful deeds, 1 O Lord, 2 the ones performed in accordance with your reliable oath to David? 3
A psalm of David. I will sing about loyalty and justice! To you, O Lord, I will sing praises!
For the music director, a psalm of David. O God whom I praise, do not ignore me! 2
A song of ascents. 2 O Lord, for David’s sake remember all his strenuous effort, 3
There I will make David strong; 1 I have determined that my chosen king’s dynasty will continue. 2
By David. I will give you thanks with all my heart; before the heavenly assembly 2 I will sing praises to you.