Psalm 56:11
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New American Standard Bible
In God I have put my trust, I shall not be afraid. What can man do to me?

King James Bible
In God have I put my trust: I will not be afraid what man can do unto me.

Darby Bible Translation
In God have I put my confidence: I will not fear; what can man do unto me?

World English Bible
I have put my trust in God. I will not be afraid. What can man do to me?

Young's Literal Translation
In God I trusted, I fear not what man doth to me,

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

In God have I put my trust - The sentiment in this verse is the same as in Psalm 56:6, except that the word "man" is used here instead of "flesh." The meaning, however, is the same. The idea is, that he would not be afraid of what "any man" - any human being - could do to him, if God was his friend.

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Fear and Faith
What time I am afraid, I will trust in Thee. 4. ... In God I have put my trust: I will not fear.'--PSALM lvi. 3, 4. It is not given to many men to add new words to the vocabulary of religious emotion. But so far as an examination of the Old Testament avails, I find that David was the first that ever employed the word that is here translated, I will trust, with a religious meaning. It is found occasionally in earlier books of the Bible in different connections, never in regard to man's relations
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture

Caesar's Household
The gospel has ever achieved its greatest success among the humbler classes. "Not many wise men after the flesh, not many mighty, not many noble, are called." 1 Corinthians 1:26. It could not be expected that Paul, a poor and friendless prisoner, would be able to gain the attention of the wealthy and titled classes of Roman citizens. To them vice presented all its glittering allurements and held them willing captives. But from among the toilworn, want-stricken victims of their oppression, even from
Ellen Gould White—The Acts of the Apostles

Cross References
Psalm 56:4
In God, whose word I praise, In God I have put my trust; I shall not be afraid. What can mere man do to me?

Psalm 56:10
In God, whose word I praise, In the LORD, whose word I praise,

Psalm 56:12
Your vows are binding upon me, O God; I will render thank offerings to You.

Psalm 112:8
His heart is upheld, he will not fear, Until he looks with satisfaction on his adversaries.

Psalm 118:6
The LORD is for me; I will not fear; What can man do to me?

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