Ps 23:1
23:1 <> The LORD [is] my shepherd; {a} I
     shall not want.

     (a) He has care over me and ministers all things to me.

Ps 23:3
23:3 He {b} restoreth my soul: he leadeth me in the {c} paths of
     righteousness for his name's sake.

     (b) He comforts or refreshes me.
     (c) Plain or straight ways.

Ps 23:4
23:4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the {d} shadow of
     death, I will fear no evil: for thou [art] with me; thy rod
     and thy staff they comfort me.

     (d) Though he was in danger of death, as the sheep that
         wanders in the dark valley without his shepherd.

Ps 23:5
23:5 Thou preparest a {e} table before me in the presence of
     mine enemies: thou {f} anointest my head with oil; my cup
     runneth over.

     (e) Even though his enemies sought to destroy him, yet God
         delivers him, and deals most liberally with him in spite
         of them.
     (f) As was the manner of great feasts.

Ps 23:6
23:6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow me all the days of
     my life: and I will dwell in the {g} house of the LORD for

     (g) He does not set his happiness in the pleasures of this
         world, but in the fear and service of God.

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