4:1 To the chief Musician on Neginoth, A Psalm of David. Hear me
when I call, O God of my righteousness: thou hast enlarged me
[when I was] in distress; have mercy upon me, and hear my
4:2 O ye sons of men, how long [will ye turn] my glory into
shame? [how long] will ye love vanity, [and] seek after
4:3 But know that the LORD hath set apart him that is godly for
himself: the LORD will hear when I call to him.
4:4 Stand in awe, and sin not: commune with your own heart upon
your bed, and be still. Selah.
4:5 Offer the sacrifices of righteousness, and put your trust in
4:6 [There are] many that say, Who will show us [any] good?
LORD, lift thou upon us the light of thy countenance.
4:7 Thou hast put gladness in my heart, more than in the time
[when] their corn and their wine increased.
4:8 I will both lay me down in peace, and sleep; for thou only,
LORD, makest me dwell in safety.