Psalms 62:11

“God hath spoken once; twice have I heard this; that power belongeth unto God.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

God hath spoken once; twice haue I heard this, that power belongeth vnto God.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Once God has spoken; Twice I have heard this: That power belongs to God;
- New American Standard Version (1995)

God hath spoken once, Twice have I heard this, That power belongeth unto God.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Once has God said, twice has it come to my ears, that power is God's:
- Basic English Bible

Once hath God spoken, twice have I heard this, that strength [belongeth] unto God.
- Darby Bible

God hath spoken once; twice have I heard this; that power belongeth to God.
- Webster's Bible

God has spoken once; twice I have heard this, that power belongs to God.
- World English Bible

Once hath God spoken, twice I heard this, That `strength [is] with God.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

(62:12) God hath spoken once, twice have I heard this: that strength belongeth unto God;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 62:11


62:11 Spoken - Frequently, both immediately as at Sinai, and by his holy prophets, from time to time. That - That power is God's prerogative; and consequently all creatures, either against or without him, are poor impotent things.


Discussion for Psalms 62:11

  • 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.
  • Joseph Okunowo for verse 11
    God is The Ultimate. Creator of creations. What more and 2 go else could be greater or more powerful. From creation to redemption and salvation, God is supreme. He speaks one and the believers hear his voice and follow. Hearing is one and following or doing HIS word is the second hearing as the Supreme Master Who can do all things and not fail. Pray more to recognise God in actions and acknowledge His power over all. Amen
  • Joseph Okunowo for verse 11
    Hod is The Ultimate. Creator of creations. What more and 2 go else could be greater or more powerful. From creation to redemption and salvation, God is supreme. He speaks one and the believers hear his voice and follow. Hearing is one and following or doing HIS word is the second hearing as the Supreme Master Who can do all things and not fail. Pray more to recognise God in actions and acknowledge His power over all. Amen
  • Adebayo korede for verse 11
    When God speaks,it re-echo more than once or twice in the hearing of the listener,the best way to know whether God is speaking to you is by waiting quietly before Him,thou He speaks once but unquestionable power follows His voice to make it real in your mind.Bless you
  • Mathen K. Samuel for verse 11
    In the midst of problems, loses,rebuke, treachery, oppression Lord spoke to me, "Do n't worry, because power & success belong to Me only. I am your refuge & fortress. I will never leave you alone".During and after the tempest of my life I heard the above mild voice. This voice was echoing and reechoing to my ears during each and every microsecond of my adversaries and strengthened me (1 King 19:11-12).Even nowadays also during & when fearing about calamities used to hear the same Words - Praise The Lord
  • ULTIMATE POWER BELONGS TO GOD. HE IS THE FINAL ARBITER. HE IS THE HEAD OF ALL PRINCIPALITIES AND POWER. NO CONTROVERSY, ALL POWERS BELONG TO GOD.

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