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Bible Commentaries

Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament

Psalms 3

1:1 seat (a-27) Or 'in the company.'

Verse 1

3:1 trouble (m-18) See Psalms 8:2 , 'adversaries' and Note o.

Verse 2

3:2 Selah. (a-14) 'Selah' is said to mean a pause. Some take it as a direction to the singers to raise their voices. Selah occurs 74 times in the O.T.. 71 in the Psalms, 17 in first book, 30 in second, 20 in third, 4 in fifth; and 3 in Habakkuk.

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Darby, John. "Commentary on Psalms 3". "John Darby's Synopsis of the New Testament". https://studylight.org/commentaries/eng/dsn/psalms-3.html. 1857-67.