Psalm 62 NIV

For the director of music. For Jeduthun. A psalm of David.

1 aTruly my soul finds rest in God; my salvation comes from him.

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    • ā 62:1 - In Hebrew texts 62:1-12 is numbered 62:2-13.
      2 Truly he is my rock and my salvation; he is my fortress, I will never be shaken.

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      3 How long will you assault me? Would all of you throw me down— this leaning wall, this tottering fence?

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      4 Surely they intend to topple me from my lofty place; they take delight in lies. With their mouths they bless, but in their hearts they curse.b

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        • Ă 62:4 - The Hebrew has "Selah" (a word of uncertain meaning) here and at the end of verse 8.
          5 Yes, my soul, find rest in God; my hope comes from him.

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          6 Truly he is my rock and my salvation; he is my fortress, I will not be shaken.
          7 My salvation and my honor depend on Godc ; he is my mighty rock, my refuge.

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            • ă 62:7 - Or "/ God Most High is my salvation and my honor"
              8 Trust in him at all times, you people; pour out your hearts to him, for God is our refuge.

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              9 Surely the lowborn are but a breath, the highborn are but a lie. If weighed on a balance, they are nothing; together they are only a breath.

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              10 Do not trust in extortion or put vain hope in stolen goods; though your riches increase, do not set your heart on them.

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              11 One thing God has spoken, two things I have heard: “Power belongs to you, God,

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              12 and with you, Lord, is unfailing love”; and, “You reward everyone according to what they have done.”

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