Song of Trust in God
To the leader. Of David.
1In the Lord I take refuge; how can you say to me,
“Flee like a bird to the mountains;
7I lie awake;
I am like a lonely bird on the housetop.
17In them the birds build their nests;
the stork has its home in the fir trees.
7We have escaped like a bird
from the snare of the fowlers;
the snare is broken,
and we have escaped.
4when the doors on the street are shut, and the sound of the grinding is low, and one rises up at the sound of a bird, and all the daughters of song are brought ... View more
52Those who were my enemies without cause
have hunted me like a bird;
3Even the sparrow finds a home,
and the swallow a nest for herself,
where she may lay her young,
at your altars, O Lord of hosts,
my King and my God.
29Are not two sparrows sold for a penny? Yet not one of them will fall to the ground apart from your Father.
31So do not be afraid; you are of more value than many sparrows.
6Are not five sparrows sold for two pennies? Yet not one of them is forgotten in God's sight.
7But even the hairs of your head are all counted. Do not be afraid; you are of more value than many sparrows.