Psalm 62:2. salvation protection reliability safety. "The Adam Clarke Commentary". https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/whe/psalms-62.html. before him, for he can help! The Rock on which the church is built, and every believer; and which was David's safety, shelter, and shade, and which made him easy in his present state; and he was the author of his salvation, and the rock and strength of it, Psalm 95:1; he is my defence; or refuge; see Psalm 9:9; I shall not be greatly moved; or "with much motion", as Kimchi; or "with great motions", as Jarchi: he could not be moved off of the rock on which he was built; nor out of the city of refuge, whither he had betook himself for safety; and though he might be troubled in spirit, and shaken in mind, and staggered in his faith, and fall from some degree of steadfastness of it; yet not fall so as to be utterly cast down, or finally and totally, and so as to perish eternally. "Commentary on Psalms 62:2". ; Fausset, A. R.; Brown, David. "Whedon's Commentary on the Bible". Read verse in New Living Translation BibliographyBenson, Joseph. (Calmet) --- He loves God with all his strength, &c. (Haydock) --- "The soul desires, but the end can be attained only by good works." From the Pastor's Heart Read this month's letter from Dr. Charles Stanley. All Rightes Reserved, Larry Pierce, Winterbourne, Ontario.A printed copy of this work can be ordered from: The Baptist Standard Bearer, 1 Iron Oaks Dr, Paris, AR, 72855. New! Ver. Evil men were threatening David’s life and scheming how, not only to topple him as king, but also how to kill him. Psalm 62:1 ERV ~ He alone is my Rock and my Salvation, My defense and my strong tower; I will not be shaken or disheartened. They say nice things outwardly, but curse inwardly. All verses are from the New King James Version. The average dimensions of stones in the Western Wall are one metre high by three metres long, with some even being twelve metres long. Psalms for Families, by Robert J. Keeley and Laura Keeley, is a devotional book for the entire family designed to help parents explore the riches of the book of Psalms with their children and teens. Gold, and I will tell you why you could not win to-day, but why you can to-morrow. He only is my rock, &c.] See Psalms 18:2-3. Comments Have your say about what you just read! When a vast audience is listening to a perfect singer, so that you can hear a pin drop, or waiting breathless for the sentences of an eloquent statesman, there is something in the depth of the stillness that goes beyond all words. 1832. Psalm 62:1 In Hebrew texts 62:1-12 is numbered 62:2-13. "Commentary on Psalms 62:2". Verses 3-4 are addressed to David’s adversaries, who are trying to topple him. Verses 3-4 are addressed to David’s adversaries, who are trying to topple him. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress where I will never be shaken. 6 He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress where I will not be shaken. Opposing the Lord’s Annointed Devotional. Make all sure with heaven, then may you grapple with earth and hell. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress; I shall not be greatly shaken. Furthermore, God is our fortress which is another picture of strength and protection. It falls naturally into three parts of four verses each; and in the original each of these begins with the same particle, which, unfortunately, is either not translated in our versions, or rendered by different words. "The 1599 Geneva Study Bible". Antaeus is there, too little suspecting that his secret is betrayed. Writer of inspirational articles, book reviews, and PSALMS RESOURCES Commentaries, Sermons, Illustrations, Devotionals. Once, he says, he has heard, yea, twice—that is, it has been borne in on him again and again as a Divine truth—that ‘power belongeth unto God.’ This is the end of the whole matter; this is the resource that will avail in every difficulty, which will last through time and through eternity. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tbi/psalms-62.html. Video Devotions from Psalm 62. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/hcc/psalms-62.html. These were men (Psalms 62:9) and money (Psalms 62:10). God is my Rock. One of the most common weaknesses, found in Christians also, is impatience. ~ pursuing a life worth writing about https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bul/psalms-62.html. 1857. He would be restored to his home and his throne, and would be favored with future peace and tranquility. Keep your feet on the Rock of ages. 1685. This, too, may explain the many titles which he applies to God, each of which is to be considered as a foil by which he would ward off the attacks of the tempter. "Commentary on Psalms 62:2". The sensations of my soul affect all my body. This is a recurring theme in the Psalm appointed for today. 2, 6, and 7 . I shall not be greatly moved — Though I may be shaken, I shall not be overthrown. Psalm 62:2. And this is why he can wait in silence before God in such confidence. Daily Nugget: “To the chief Musician, to Jeduthun, A Psalm of David. I shall not be greatly moved - The word greatly here, or much - “I shall not be much moved,” implies that he did not anticipate perfect security from danger or calamity; he did not suppose that he would escape all disaster or trouble, but he felt that no great evil would befall him, that his most important interests were safe, and that he would be ultimately secure. December 9, 2020 Copyright StatementThese files are public domain.Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. May 3, 2019 on Devotionals Daily by Chip and Joanna Gaines He alone is my rock and my salvation; He is my fortress, I will never be shaken. Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". 1999. Writer of inspirational articles, book reviews, and devotional thoughts on Bible passages. Psalms 62:2. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/gsb/psalms-62.html. In other words He is firm and immovable, offering total security and a sure foundation. It is always best to begin with God, and then we may confront our enemies. "Commentary on Psalms 62:2". Makers And Monsters. It seems that comu, "as," should be here, to correspond with the following so. They say nice things outwardly, but curse inwardly. Is there a difference, or is it just two names for the same thing? Psalm 21:1 To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David. Hercules disdainfully advanced and, lightly closing with this weak-looking fellow, put forth just a little of his strength, but the little man held his feet. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/acc/psalms-62.html. — Psalm 62:2 In our family we got into a discussion about the difference between rocks and stones. In Psalms 62:6, however, his faith has advanced and he is confident that he will not be moved at all. Psalm 18:2 The LORD is my rock, and my fortress, and my deliverer; my God, my strength, in whom I will trust; my buckler, and the horn of my salvation, and my high tower. David calls God his fortress and his bedrock—things that are solid and enduring. So is our God a sure defence; and we shall not be moved if He hath “set our feet upon a rock, and established our goings.” Many a giant rock is a source of admiration from its elevation; for on its summit we can see the world outspread below, like some small map; we mark the river or broadly spreading stream, as if it were a vein of silver inlaid in emerald. I shall not be greatly moved] Non labascam multo lapsu (Vatabl. He is after all human. before him, for he can help! Let us call it Faith Triumphant. Unscrupulous, they use lies to achieve their nefarious purposes. He only is my rock and my salvation; he is my defence; I shall not be greatly moved. 1871-8. He alone is my rock and my salvation, my fortress where I will never be shaken. BibliographyPoole, Matthew, "Commentary on Psalms 62:2". "Commentary on Psalms 62:2". He appeals to the people, and exhorts them to trust in God at all times and pour out their heart before Him. On average they would weight approximately thirty tons. The man you are wrestling with to-day is Antaeus, the son of Earth. 1599-1645. The Westminster Shorter Catechism says that Christ executes the office of king by “subduing us to himself, in ruling and defending us, and in restraining and conquering all his and our enemies” (Q&A 26). It is enough if we can be assured that our great interests will be ultimately secured; that we shall be safe at last in the heavenly world. The name 'Elohiym (Hebrew #430) is used for God throughout, as the general name forms the most suitable contrast to all that is human and earthly. We discover the nations beneath our feet, “like drops in a bucket,” and the islands are “very little things “ in the distance, while the sea itself seems but a basin of water, held in the hand of a mighty giant. "Commentary on Psalms 62:2". I shall not be moved greatly, or into the great abyss, Tehom Rabi bah (as Aben Ezra hath it), into hell (as other Rabbis sense it); I shall not be tempted above that I am able, as 1 Corinthians 10:13; persecuted I may be, but not relinquished; cast down, but not cast off, 2 Corinthians 4:9 : shaken, but for my better settlement at last. God, the one and only— I’ll wait as long as he says. 1909-1922. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/ebc/psalms-62.html. Psalm 62:1 ERV ~ He alone is my Rock and my Salvation, My defense and my strong tower; I will not be shaken or disheartened. ‘He is my defence; I shall not be greatly moved.’. 4. For (Psalms 62:2) He is a rock and a defence; and, therefore, says the child of faith, ‘I shall not be greatly moved.’. New York. Truly he is my rock and my salvation; he is my fortress, I will never be shaken. God Is Our Refuge, verses 5-8. 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