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 62:1

  • MockingBird for verse 1
    To wait on God is like a servant : What are your orders and I will do it !! My soul is in the hands of my Lord and my God. My soul waiteth on Him : The salvation I seek comes from Him.
  • Emmanuel K.Dorkenoo for verse 1
    He always work for those who wait upon him and deliver them from captivities
  • L.Hartes for verse 1
    Patient. Endure.
  • Allan nuwagaba for verse 1
    Jesus is the best route
  • In God is my only hope and salvation. Not only is He my Saviour; forHim to be my Lord is to have Him dictate to me of the direction that is right for me and best, even though I may not agree. That is where submission comes in. Oh !! The Joy in my soul !!!!!