For the choir director: according to Jeduthun.a A psalm of David.
my salvation comes from him.b
2 He alone is my rock and my salvation,c
my stronghold; I will never be shaken.d
3 How long will you threaten a man?
Will all of you attackA
as if he were a leaning wall
or a tottering fence?e
4 They only plan to bring him down
from his high position.
They take pleasure in lying;
they bless with their mouths,
but they curse inwardly.f
for my hope comes from him.g
6 He alone is my rock and my salvation,h
my stronghold; I will not be shaken.i
7 My salvation and glory depend on God, my strong rock.
My refuge is in God.j
8 Trust in him at all times, you people;
pour out your hearts before him.
God is our refuge.k
9 Common people are only a vapor;
important people, an illusion.
Together on a scale,
they weigh less thanB a vapor.l
10 Place no trust in oppression
or false hope in robbery.
If wealth increases,
don’t set your heart on it.m
I have heard this twice:
strength belongs to God,n
12 and faithful love belongs to you, Lord.
For you repay each according to his works.o
Lit they go up more than