Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And let us arise, and go up to Bethel; and I will make there an altar unto God, who answered me in the day of my distress, and was with me in the way which I went.
And he dreamed, and lo! a stairway, planted earthwards, with, its top, reaching towards the heavens, - and lo! messengers of God, ascending and descending thereon;
Then was Jacob greatly afraid, and in distress. So he divided the people that were with him and the flocks and the herds and the camels into two camps,
God - for us, is a refuge and strength, A help in distresses, soon found.
Call upon me, then, in the day of distress, I will deliver thee, that thou mayest glorify me.
I will enter thy house with ascending-sacrifices, I will pay unto thee my vows,
He shall call me, and I will answer him, With him, will, I, be, in distress, I will rescue him, and will honour him;
Bless, O my soul, Yahweh, - And all that is within me, his holy Name;
Then made they outcry to Yahweh, in their peril, Out of their distresses, he rescued them;
I love Yahweh - because he heareth my voice, my supplications;
Open to me the gates of righteousness, I will enter therein, I will give thanks unto Yah.
For, a people, In Zion, shall dwell, In Jerusalem, - As for weeping, thou shalt not weep! As for favour, he will grant thee favour, at the sound of thine outcry, - As soon as he heareth, he hath answered thee!
And Jacob vowed a vow, saying, - If God will be with me, and will keep me in this way whereon, I, am going, and give me bread to eat and raiment to put on;
Then said Yahweh unto Jacob, Return unto the land of thy fathers and to thy kindred, - that I may be with thee.
In all thy ways, acknowledge him, and, he, will make straight thy paths.
When thou passest through the waters, with thee, I am, Or, through the rivers, they shall not overflow thee, - When thou walkest through fire, thou shall not be scorched, And, a flame, shall not kindle upon thee;
When thou shalt vow a vow unto Yahweh thy God, thou shalt not delay to make it good, - for Yahweh thy God would, require, it of thee, and it should be in thee sin.