the Angel who has redeemed me from all harm-- may He bless these boys. And may they be called by my name and the names of my fathers Abraham and Isaac, and may they grow to be numerous within the land.
When evildoers came against me to devour my flesh, my foes and my enemies stumbled and fell.
The LORD helps and delivers them; He will deliver them from the wicked and will save them because they take refuge in Him.
Can the prey be taken from the mighty, or the captives of the righteous be delivered?
For this is what the LORD says: "Even the captives of a mighty man will be taken, and the prey of a tyrant will be delivered; I will contend with the one who contends with you, and I will save your children.
No weapon formed against you will succeed, and you will refute any accusation raised against you in court. This is the heritage of the LORD's servants, and their righteousness is from Me." [This is] the LORD's declaration.
And do not bring us into temptation, but deliver us from the evil one. [[For Yours is the kingdom and the power and the glory forever. Amen.]]
The God of peace will soon crush Satan under your feet. The grace of our Lord Jesus be with you.
He has delivered us from such a terrible death, and He will deliver us; we have placed our hope in Him that He will deliver us again.
Therefore, a strong people will honor You. A city of violent people will fear You.
For You have been a stronghold for the poor, a stronghold for the humble person in his distress, a refuge from the rain, a shade from the heat. When the breath of the violent is like rain [against] a wall,
like heat in a dry land, You subdue the uproar of barbarians. As the shade of a cloud [cools] the heat of the day, [so] He stills the song of the violent.
The multitude of your foes will be like fine dust, and the multitude of the ruthless, like blowing chaff. Then suddenly, in an instant,
For the ruthless one will vanish, the scorner will disappear, and all those who lie in wait with evil intent will be killed--