Parallel Verses

Youngs Literal Translation

Only -- for God, be silent, O my soul, For from Him is my hope.

New American Standard Bible

My soul, wait in silence for God only,
For my hope is from Him.

King James Version

My soul, wait thou only upon God; for my expectation is from him.

Holman Bible

Rest in God alone, my soul,
for my hope comes from Him.

International Standard Version

My soul, be quiet before God, for from him comes my hope.

A Conservative Version

My soul, wait thou in silence for God only, for my expectation is from him.

American Standard Version

My soul, wait thou in silence for God only; For my expectation is from him.

Amplified


For God alone my soul waits in silence and quietly submits to Him,
For my hope is from Him.

Bible in Basic English

My soul, put all your faith in God; for from him comes my hope.

Darby Translation

Upon God alone, O my soul, rest peacefully; for my expectation is from him.

Julia Smith Translation

Only, my soul be thou silent to God; for from him my hope.

King James 2000

My soul, wait you only upon God; for my expectation is from him.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Only for God wait in silence, O my soul, because my hope [is] from him.

Modern King James verseion

My soul, be silent only to God; for my hope is from Him.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Nevertheless, my soul abideth only upon God, for he is my God.

NET Bible

Patiently wait for God alone, my soul! For he is the one who gives me confidence.

New Heart English Bible

My soul, wait in silence for God alone, for my expectation is from him.

The Emphasized Bible

Surely, towards God, be thou silent, my soul, For, from him, is mine expectation:

Webster

My soul, wait thou only upon God; for my expectation is from him.

World English Bible

My soul, wait in silence for God alone, for my expectation is from him.

Devotionals

Devotionals about Psalm 62:5

Devotionals containing Psalm 62:5

References

Hastings

Images Psalm 62:5

Context Readings

Trust In God Alone

4 Only -- from his excellency They have consulted to drive away, They enjoy a lie, with their mouth they bless, And with their heart revile. Selah. 5 Only -- for God, be silent, O my soul, For from Him is my hope. 6 Only -- He is my rock and my salvation, My tower, I am not moved.


Cross References

Psalm 27:13-14

I had not believed to look on the goodness of Jehovah In the land of the living!

Psalm 37:34

Look unto Jehovah, and keep His way, And He doth exalt thee to possess the land, In the wicked being cut off -- thou seest!

Psalm 39:7

And, now, what have I expected? O Lord, my hope -- it is of Thee.

Psalm 42:5

What! bowest thou thyself, O my soul? Yea, art thou troubled within me? Wait for God, for still I confess Him: The salvation of my countenance -- My God!

Psalm 42:11

What! bowest thou thyself, O my soul? And what! art thou troubled within me? Wait for God, for still I confess Him, The salvation of my countenance, and my God!

Psalm 43:5

What! bowest thou thyself, O my soul? And what! art thou troubled within me? Wait for God, for still I confess Him, The salvation of my countenance, and my God!

Psalm 62:1-2

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

Psalm 71:5

For Thou art my hope, O Lord Jehovah, My trust from my youth.

Psalm 103:1-2

By David. Bless, O my soul, Jehovah, And all my inward parts -- His Holy Name.

Psalm 104:1

Bless, O my soul, Jehovah! Jehovah, my God, Thou hast been very great, Honour and majesty Thou hast put on.

Psalm 104:35

Consumed are sinners from the earth, And the wicked are no more. Bless, O my soul, Jehovah. Praise ye Jehovah!

Psalm 146:1

Praise ye Jah! Praise, O my soul, Jehovah.

Jeremiah 17:17

Be not Thou to me for a terror, My hope art Thou in a day of evil.

Lamentations 3:24-26

My portion is Jehovah, hath my soul said, Therefore I hope for Him.

Micah 7:7

And I -- in Jehovah I do watch, I do wait for the God of my salvation, Hear me doth my God.

Habakkuk 2:3

For yet the vision is for a season, And it breatheth for the end, and doth not lie, If it tarry, wait for it, For surely it cometh, it is not late.

Zephaniah 3:8

Therefore, wait for Me -- an affirmation of Jehovah, For the day of My rising for prey, For My judgment is to gather nations, To assemble kingdoms, To pour out on them Mine indignation, All the heat of Mine anger, For by the fire of My jealousy consumed is all the earth.

John 6:67-69

Jesus, therefore, said to the twelve, 'Do ye also wish to go away?'

Philippians 1:20

according to my earnest expectation and hope, that in nothing I shall be ashamed, and in all freedom, as always, also now Christ shall be magnified in my body, whether through life or through death,

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