2. 10 Trust not in oppression, and become not vain in robbery: if riches increase, set not your heart upon them. THIS psalm, like so many, is the cry of an afflicted one—a man of high position, whom his enemies seek to destroy, or, if that be not possible, to thrust down from his dignity (Psalms 62:3, Psalms 62:4).He himself is full of trust in God, and calmly confident that his enemies cannot succeed (Psalms 62:1, Psalms 62:2, Psalms 62:5-7). How long will you assault a man? David praises God as his defense, his rock, and his salvation—The Lord judges men according to their works. To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David. Old Testament. ye shall be slain all of you: as a bowing wall shall ye be, and as a tottering fence. 9 Surely men of low degree are vanity, and men of high degree are a lie: to be laid in the balance, they are altogether lighter than vanity. 2. 1. He alone is my rock and my salvation; he is my fortress, I will never be shaken. Psalm 62. Selah. Psalms - Chapter 62. Old Testament (King James Version of the Bible), The Psalms ; chapter 62. To Jeduthan. Concerning this Psalm, which is placed next to the preceding Psalm by reason of several points of mutual relationship (cf. Douay Rheims Bible 62:0 Unto the end, for Idithun, a psalm of David. Genesis Exodus Leviticus Numbers Deuteronomy Joshua Judges I Samuel II Samuel I Kings II Kings Isaiah Jeremiah Ezekiel Hosea Joel Amos Obadiah Jonah Micah Nahum Habakkuk Zephaniah Haggai Zechariah Malachi Psalms Proverbs Job Song of Solomon Ruth Lamentations Ecclesiastes Esther Daniel Ezra Nehemiah I Chronicles II Chronicles My soul finds rest in God alone; my salvation comes from him. A Psalm of David.} Noah Webster Bible 62:0 To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David. God is his rock, his salvation, and his fortress. A Psalm by David. Verses 1-12. Psalms chapter 62 KJV (King James Version) 1 (To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David.) “It 3 will not leave even a root or branch. For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. Bible Survey - Psalms Hebrew Name - Tehillim "praises" Greek Name - Psalmoi (Greek form of the Hebrew mizmor, meaning instrument songs) Author - David (According to Tradition) Date - 1056 BC Approximately Theme - Give praise to the Lord Types and Shadows - In Psalms Jesus is the One worthy of all praise The Book of Psalms (/ s ɑː m z / or / s ɔː (l) m z / SAW(L)MZ; Hebrew: תְּהִלִּים ‎, Tehillim, "praises"), commonly referred to simply as Psalms, the Psalter or "the Psalms", is the first book of the Ketuvim ("Writings"), the third section of the Hebrew Bible, and thus a book of the Christian Old Testament. To Jeduthan. A Psalm by David. Truly my soul waiteth upon God: from him cometh my salvation.. 2 He only is my rock and my salvation; he is my defence; I shall not be greatly moved.. 3 How long will ye imagine mischief against a man? To the leader: according to Jeduthun. Resignation to God When Foes Crowd in upon One. World English Bible 62:0 For the Chief Musician. 1. 4 1 “For indeed the day 2 is coming, burning like a furnace, and all the arrogant evildoers will be chaff. Jeduthun was among those 62:0 {To the chief Musician. The psalmist trusts God alone for his salvation. The coming day will burn them up,” says the Lord who rules over all. SUPERSCRIPTION: For the Chief Musician. 2 But for you who respect my name, the sun of vindication 4 will rise with healing wings, 5 and you will skip about 6 like calves released from the stall. 3. Would all of you throw him down, this leaning wall, this tottering fence? 8 Trust in him at all times; ye people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us. 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