1 A melody of David.
Indeed, I wait silently for God. My salvation comes from him.
2 Indeed, he is my rock and my salvation, my secure refuge; I will never be greatly shaken.
3 How long will you assault a man in order to murder him? All of you are as dangerous as a leaning wall, a stone wall ready to collapse.
4 For they consult together to topple him from his high position; They take pleasure in lying. With their mouth they bless, but inside they are cursing.
5 Indeed, I wait silently for God Because my hope comes from him.
6 Indeed, he is my rock and my salvation, my secure refuge; I will never be shaken.
7 Upon God depends my salvation and my glory. My strong rock, my refuge, is God.
8 Trust in him at all times, O people. Pour out your hearts before him. God is a refuge for us.
9 The sons of men are a mere breath, The sons of mankind are a delusion. When laid together on the scales, they are lighter than a mere breath.
10 Do not trust in extortion Or put false hopes in robbery. If your wealth increases, do not set your heart on it.
11 Once God has spoken, twice I have heard this: That strength belongs to God.
12 Also loyal love is yours, O Jehovah, For you repay each one according to his deeds.