New Living Translation
How quickly I would escape--far from this wild storm of hatred.
King James Bible
I would hasten my escape from the windy storm and tempest.
Darby Bible Translation
I would hasten my escape from the stormy wind, from the tempest.
World English Bible
"I would hurry to a shelter from the stormy wind and storm."
Young's Literal Translation
I hasten escape for myself, From a rushing wind, from a whirlwind.
Psalm 55:8 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
55:8 Tempest - From the force and fury of mine enemies.
LibraryThe Resemblance Between the Old Testament and the New.
1. Introduction, showing the necessity of proving the similarity of both dispensations in opposition to Servetus and the Anabaptists. 2. This similarity in general. Both covenants truly one, though differently administered. Three things in which they entirely agree. 3. First general similarity, or agreement--viz. that the Old Testament, equally with the New, extended its promises beyond the present life, and held out a sure hope of immortality. Reason for this resemblance. Objection answered. 4. …
John Calvin—The Institutes of the Christian Religion
Letter Xlv (Circa A. D. 1120) to a Youth Named Fulk, who Afterwards was Archdeacon of Langres
Letter xix (A. D. 1127) to Suger, Abbot of S. Denis
It will be a shelter from daytime heat and a hiding place from storms and rain.
But you are a tower of refuge to the poor, O LORD, a tower of refuge to the needy in distress. You are a refuge from the storm and a shelter from the heat. For the oppressive acts of ruthless people are like a storm beating against a wall,
I, the LORD of Heaven's Armies, will act for you with thunder and earthquake and great noise, with whirlwind and storm and consuming fire.
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