Poetical Books This will never do. Not my defender only, but my actual protection. 1 For God alone y my soul z waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. Those that have found the comfort of the ways of God themselves will invite others into those ways; there is enough in God for all the saints to draw from, and we shall have never the less for others sharing with us. They … For Jeduthun. Home × Home; Bible. In singing it we should stir up ourselves to wait on God. -------------------- We expect from God because we believe in him. Wisdom Literature Minor Prophets GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point -------------------- He has spoken it, and I have heard once, yea, twice (that is, many a time), by the events that have concerned me in particular. He multiplies titles, for he would render much honour to the Lord, whom he had tried, and proved to be a faithful God under so many aspects; Ignorance needs but few words, but when experience brings a wealth of knowledge, we need varied expressions to serve as coffers for our treasure. 7 In God is my salvation and my glory: the rock of my strength, and my refuge, is in God. Cancel any time. The New Testament Psalm 62. (1-7) No trust to be put in worldly things. Timely silence! Psalm 62 English Standard Version My Soul Waits for God Alone 1 To the choirmaster: according to Jeduthun. Adversity is a fit season for faith; but prosperity is not less so. That he is a God of infinite goodness. NASB New American Standard Bible. "He only is my rock and my salvation." III. Historical Books Prayer is peculiarly the duty of those to whom the Lord has specially revealed himself as their defence. Sheep may well lie down when such pasture is before them. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. Faith is an abiding duty, a perpetual privilege. Johannine Writings That he never did, nor ever will do, any wrong to any of his creatures. My Soul Waits for God Alone To the choirmaster: according to Jeduthun. (8-12) Commentary on Psalm 62:1-7 (Read Psalm 62:1-7). CSB Christian Standard Bible. 2 He only is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly shaken. What encouragement he gives us to take this good counsel: II. Be still silent, O my soul! Verses 1-12. The bees in some way or other penetrate the flowers and collect their juices; it must be hard for them to enter the closed cups and mouthless bags of some of the favourites of the garden, yet the honey-gatherers find or make a passage; and in this they are our instructors, for into each delightful name, character, and office of our covenant God our persevering faith must find an entrance, and from each it must draw delight. To the Lord unburden your soul - let him be your only father-confessor, for he only can absolve you when he has heard your confession. He only is my rock — He hath been so often; in him I have found shelter, and strength, and succour; he hath, by his grace, supported me under, and delivered me out of my troubles, and by his providence he has defended me from my enemies, and therefore I trust he will still support, deliver, and defend me. A Psalm of David. He cautions us to take heed of misplacing our confidence, in which, as much as in any thing, 1. submit thyself completely, trust immovably, wait patiently. Psalm 62:1 In Hebrew texts 62:1-12 is numbered 62:2-13. Trust in him at all times] As well in the fail of outward comforts as in the abundance of them, trust him without a pawn; trust in a killing God, as Job did.. Pour out your hearts before him] sc. ... including complete notes from the NIV Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible and the New Bible Commentary. Blue Letter Bible is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization. God the Only Refuge. Major Prophets Psalms 62, and 63 compared. III. -------------------- The soul is apt to be dragged away from its anchorage, or is readily tempted to add a second confidence to the one sole and sure ground of reliance; we must, therefore, stir ourselves up to maintain the holy position which we were at first able to assume. 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GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, The Whole Bible Pentateuch Read Psalm 62:8 commentary using The Treasury of David. Psalm 62 - NIV: Truly my soul finds rest in God; my salvation comes from him. The New Testament A Psalm of David. (2.) The idea here is, that all that he expected or hoped for must come from God. Share this page using one of these tools: Email / username or password was incorrect! Learn more Start my trial Back . English Standard Version Update. We cannot too often hear the toll of that great bell only; let it ring the death-knell of all carnal reliances, and lead us to cast ourselves on the bare arm of God. Try it free for 30 days! 2. He only is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly shaken. (e) David was greatly moved by these troubles, therefore he stirs up himself to trust in God. 2 a He alone is my rock and my salvation, my b fortress; c I shall not be greatly shaken. 1. Try it free for 30 days. Poetical Books Recognizing the value of consistent reflection upon the Word of God in order to refocus one's mind and heart upon Christ and His Gospel of peace, we provide several reading plans designed to cover the entire Bible in a year. Red Letter. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. Wisdom Literature As is often the case, the worship leader is faced with the choice of reading the entire psalm or of going with only the selected verses. 62 1 For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. To Jeduthan. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Use semicolons to separate groups: 'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22', There are options set in 'Advanced Options', The Whole Bible Try it free for 30 days. 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). (1) Whereas, in Psalms 62:1 the psalmist's soul is said to rest in God; here it is commanded to do so. Johannine Writings We should desire nothing but what it would be right for God to give, then our expectation would be all from God; and concerning truly good things we should not look to second causes, but to the Lord alone, and so again our expectation would be all from him. That the God with whom we have to do is infinite in power. -------------------- The New Testament The Blue Letter Bible ministry and the BLB Institute hold to the historical, 39, titleJeduthun. (2) The strong assurance of Psalms 62:2 seems to be slightly downgraded to "expectation" in Psalms 62:5. Poetical Books The Gospels An integrated digital Bible study library - including complete notes from the NIV Study Bible and the NKJV MacArthur Study Bible - is just a step away! 2. Prophets Wisdom Literature The psalmist trusts God alone for his salvation. 1 of 1. NIV 2 Truly he is my rock and my salvation; he is my fortress, I will never be shaken. It is the word my which puts the honey into the comb. Complete Concise Chapter Contents. Selah. Ver. "God has spoken it, and I have heard it, once, yea, twice. Psalm 62. ONLY AND EARLY. 62 For God alone y my soul z waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. What are the mines of Peru or Golconda to me if I have no inheritance in them? Hide nothing from him, for you can hide nothing. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. The ground and reason of this dependence (, 1. (2.) Turn the vessel of your soul upside down in his secret presence, and let your inmost thoughts, desires, sorrows, and sins be poured out like water. Psalm 62:2. They resemble each other even more closely than appears from the English version, for the ‘truly’ of the first, and the ‘only’ of the second clause, are the same word; and in each case it stands in the same place, namely, at the beginning. "He has been so many a time; in him I have found shelter, and strength, and succour. Psalm 62:9. 4 They only plan to thrust him down from his high position. JOSEPH A ALEXANDER Psalms Commentary (1864) Spurgeon had high praise for Alexander's work writing that it "Occupies a first place among expositions. Psalm 62 - ESV: For God alone my soul waits in silence; from him comes my salvation. The heart is ever prone to divide its confidence between God and the creature. He has spoken it, and I have heard it by the light of reason, which easily infers it from the nature of the infinitely perfect Being and from his works both of creation and providence. The ESV® Bible (The Holy Bible, English Standard Version®) is adapted from the Revised Standard Version of the Bible, copyright Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the U.S.A. God at all times deserves our confidence. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. Wherein should we glory but in him who saves us? ESV® Text Edition: 2016. Pauline Epistles Psalm 62. He is himself encouraged to continue waiting upon God (. Blue Letter Bible offers several daily devotional readings in order to help you refocus on Christ and the Gospel of His peace and righteousness. David Guzik :: Génesis 14 – Abram Rescata a Lot y Conoce a Melquisedec, G1 - alpha - Strong's Greek Lexicon (KJV), David Guzik :: Hechos 9 – La Conversión de Saulo de Tarso, David Guzik :: 1 Corintios 7 – Principios Sobre el Matrimonio y la Soltería, A Summary of Each Bible Book - Study Resources, Chuck Smith :: Sermon Notes for Matthew 7:6, David Guzik :: Génesis 3 – La tentación y caída del hombre, Jehovah's Witnesses, Jesus and the Holy Trinity (Walter Martin), Revelation 4-6 (1982-85 Audio) (Chuck Smith), Expostion of John the Baptist (Chuck Missler), Sermon on the Mount Part 1 (Chuck Missler), Intro. Wisdom Literature God is his rock, his salvation, and his fortress. Here the psalmist turns his speech to God himself, as being desirous to give him the glory of his goodness, which is his glory: (3.) -------------------- We have here two corresponding clauses, each beginning a section of the psalm. - Universal Beginnings (Chuck Missler), ← Back to Matthew Henry's Bio & Resources, I. David with a great deal of pleasure professes his own confidence in God and dependence upon him, and encourages himself to continue waiting on him (, II. "He only"must be … Minor Prophets We should trust when we can see, as well as when we are utterly in the dark. Psalm 62:8. Lean ever, ye saints, on him, on whom the world leans. The improvement he makes of his confidence in God. Historical Books Truly he is my rock and my salvation; he is my fortress, I will never be shaken. He has spoken it and I have heard it by the light of revelation, by dreams and visions (, 2. "God is a refuge for us." Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. All our strength fails; all our resources are exhausted; our fellow-men cannot or will not aid us; our own efforts seem to be vain; our plans are frustrated, and we are shut up to the conclusion that God alone can help us. Please see Blue Letter Bible's Privacy Policy for cookie usage details. 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