1 Truly my soul waiteth upon God: from him cometh my salvation.
2 He only is my rock and my salvation; he is my defence;a I shall not be greatly moved.
References for Psalms 62:2
    • ē 62:2 - defence: Heb. high place
      3 How long will ye imagine mischief against a man? ye shall be slain all of you: as a bowing wall shall ye be, and as a tottering fence.
      4 They only consult to cast him down from his excellency: they delight in lies: they bless with their mouth, but they curse inwardly.b Selah.
      References for Psalms 62:4
        • Ĕ 62:4 - inwardly: Heb. in their inward parts
          5 My soul, wait thou only upon God; for my expectation is from him.
          6 He only is my rock and my salvation: he is my defence; I shall not be moved.
          7 In God is my salvation and my glory: the rock of my strength, and my refuge, is in God.
          8 Trust in him at all times; ye people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us. Selah.
          9 Surely men of low degree are vanity, and men of high degree are a lie: to be laid in the balance, they are altogetherc lighter than vanity.
          References for Psalms 62:9
            • ĕ 62:9 - altogether: or, alike
              10 Trust not in oppression, and become not vain in robbery: if riches increase, set not your heart upon them.
              11 God hath spoken once; twice have I heard this; that powerd belongeth unto God.
              References for Psalms 62:11
                • Ė 62:11 - power: or, strength
                  12 Also unto thee, O Lord, belongeth mercy: for thou renderest to every man according to his work.