Psalm 57

Prayer for deliverance and praise.

1–5 Prayer for God’s help
6–11 Praise for God’s help

  • Does God really have wings (v. 1)? What does this refer to? See also Ruth 2:12; Psalms 36:7; 61:4; 63:7; 91:4; Matt 23:37
  • Can you discern from the context what David refers to by his enemies “breathing fire” (v. 4)?
  • Verse 6 details the reason for the praise that follows.