Arise, Lord! Lift up your hand, O God. Do not forget the helpless.
Why does the wicked man revile God? Why does he say to himself, 'He won't call me to
account'? But you, God, see the trouble of the afflicted; you consider their grief and
take it in hand. The victims commit themselves to you; you are the helper of the
David cries out to the Lord to help the weak and we are reminded
that He is the only source of our strength. He has not forgotten us and the evil men are
only allowed to do so much and only for a certain amount of time. David remembers that
God has a special place in His heart for the weak and the fatherless.