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To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David.
Truly my soul waiteth upon God: from him cometh my salvation.* Truly: or, Only waiteth: Heb. is silent
He only is my rock and my salvation; he is my defence; I shall not be greatly moved. defence: Heb. high place
How long will ye imagine mischief against a man? ye shall be slain all of you: as a bowing wall shall ye be, and as a tottering fence.
They only consult to cast him down from his excellency: they delight in lies: they bless with their mouth, but they curse inwardly. Selah.§ inwardly: Heb. in their inward parts
My soul, wait thou only upon God; for my expectation is from him.
He only is my rock and my salvation: he is my defence; I shall not be moved.
In God is my salvation and my glory: the rock of my strength, and my refuge, is in God.
Trust in him at all times; ye people, pour out your heart before him: God is a refuge for us. Selah.
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.** altogether: or, alike
10  Trust not in oppression, and become not vain in robbery: if riches increase, set not your heart upon them.
11  God hath spoken once; twice have I heard this; that power belongeth unto God.†† power: or, strength
12  Also unto thee, O Lord, belongeth mercy: for thou renderest to every man according to his work.

*62:1 Truly: or, Only

62:1 waiteth: Heb. is silent

62:2 defence: Heb. high place

§62:4 inwardly: Heb. in their inward parts

**62:9 altogether: or, alike

††62:11 power: or, strength