Psalms 62:1

“(To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David.) Truly my soul waiteth upon God: from him cometh my salvation.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

[To the chiefe musician, to Ieduthun, A Psalme of Dauid.] Truely my soule waiteth vpon God: from him commeth my saluation.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

My soul {waits} in silence for God only; From Him is my salvation.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

My soul waiteth in silence for God only: From him `cometh' my salvation.
- American Standard Version (1901)

<To the chief music-maker. After Jeduthun. A Psalm. Of David.> My soul, put all your faith in God; for from him comes my salvation.
- Basic English Bible

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

To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David. Truly my soul waiteth upon God: from him cometh my salvation.
- Webster's Bible

My soul rests in God alone. My salvation is from him.
- World English Bible

To the Overseer, for Jeduthun. -- A Psalm of David. Only -- toward God [is] my soul silent, From Him [is] my salvation.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(62:1) For the Leader; for Jeduthun. A Psalm of David. (62:2) Only for God doth my soul wait in stillness; from Him cometh my salvation.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 62

  • Sandra Gamble
    I love this passage it reminds me of the trust I should have in God. Thanks so much for the commentary. It expounded more of what I feel and didn't know how to say.
  • Annie
    God is the one deceiving of everything we can give. Life's problems and the attack of the enemy is resolve by staying in his presence. God trains our hands for work so it operates in a spiritual realm to defeat satan in the natural.
  • Marie Odoms
  • Joan Allen for verse 7
    In God there is forgiveness of your sins and you can praise Him for He is our strength and He will give you shelter in times of trouble.
  • Daniel Ejike Egwu for verse 11
    God is the beginning and the end. Whe He speaks, power follows. We hear Him and we see the manifestation of His power through His word.
  • Gerardo
    That u must have faith in God that his plan is perfect and we should continue to go about our lives working to make a postive impact on those we meet, know and he will give us what we need at the time we need it most. His plan is perfect..