Psalm 62 TNIV

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

1 Truly my soul finds rest1 in God;2 my salvation comes from him.

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2 Truly he is my rock3 and my salvation;4 he is my fortress,5 I will never be shaken.6

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3 How long will you assault me? Would all of you throw me down-- this leaning wall,7 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.a8

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    • a 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;9 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 Godb; he is my mighty rock, my refuge.10

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        • b 62:7 - Or / "God Most High is my salvation and my honor"
          8 Trust in him at all times, you people;11 pour out your hearts to him,12 for God is our refuge.

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          9 Surely the lowborn13 are but a breath,14 the highborn are but a lie. If weighed on a balance,15 they are nothing; together they are only a breath.

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          10 Do not trust in extortion16 or put vain hope in stolen goods;17 though your riches increase, do not set your heart on them.18

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          11 One thing God has spoken, two things I have heard: "Power belongs to you, God,19

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          12 and with you, Lord, is unfailing love";20 and, "You reward everyone according to what they have done."21

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