1 {To the chief Musician. On Jeduthun. A Psalm of David.} Upon God alone doth my soul rest peacefully; from him is my salvation.

References for Psalms 62:1

    • a 62:1 - * As Ps. 39 and 77, meaning 'praising' or 'celebrating.'
      2 He only is my rock and my salvation; my high fortress: I shall not be greatly moved.
      3 How long will ye assail a man; will ye [seek], all of you, to break him down as a bowing wall or a tottering fence?
      4 They only consult to thrust [him] down from his excellency; they delight in lies; they bless with their mouth, but in their inward part they curse. Selah.
      5 Upon God alone, O my soul, rest peacefully; for my expectation is from him.

      References for Psalms 62:5

        • b 62:5 - Or 'wait in silence,' as Ps. 65.1.
          6 He only is my rock and my salvation; my high fortress: I shall not be moved.
          7 With God is my salvation and my glory; the rock of my strength, my refuge is in God.
          8 Confide in him at all times, ye people; pour out your heart before him: God is our refuge. Selah.
          9 Men of low degree are only vanity; men of high degree, a lie: laid in the balance, they go up together [lighter] than vanity.

          References for Psalms 62:9

            • c 62:9 - See Note, Ps. 49.2.
            • d 62:9 - As Job 7.16; Ps. 39.5,6,11.
              10 Put not confidence in oppression, and become not vain in robbery; if wealth increase, set not your heart upon it.
              11 Once hath God spoken, twice have I heard this, that strength [belongeth] unto God.
              12 And unto thee, O Lord, [belongeth] loving-kindness; for *thou* renderest to every man according to his work.