39 When David heard that Nabal was dead, he said, f“Blessed be the Lord who has mavenged the insult I received at the hand of Nabal, nand has kept back his servant from wrongdoing. oThe Lord has returned the evil of Nabal on his own head.” Then David sent and pspoke to Abigail, to take her as his wife.
Great Is the Lord
35 Contend, O Lord, with those who ycontend with me;
zfight against those who fight against me!
Send Out Your Light and Your Truth
against an ungodly people,
from tthe deceitful and unjust man
154 ePlead my cause and redeem me;
fgive me life according to your promise!