Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
The nations shall rush like the rushing of many waters: but God shall rebuke them, and they shall flee far off, and shall be chased as the chaff of the mountains before the wind, and like a rolling thing before the whirlwind.
And said, Hitherto shalt thou come, but no further; And here shall thy proud waves be stayed?
And he awoke, and rebuked the wind, and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.
But the multitude of thy foes shall be like small dust, and the multitude of the terrible ones as chaff that passeth away: yea, it shall be in an instant suddenly.
Behold, I have made thee to be a new sharp threshing instrument having teeth; thou shalt thresh the mountains, and beat them small, and shalt make the hills as chaff.
That they are as stubble before the wind, And as chaff that the storm carrieth away?
The wicked are not so, But are like the chaff which the wind driveth away.
Let them be as chaff before the wind, And the angel of Jehovah driving them on.
O my God, make them like the whirling dust; As stubble before the wind.
Then was the iron, the clay, the brass, the silver, and the gold, broken in pieces together, and became like the chaff of the summer threshing-floors; and the wind carried them away, so that no place was found for them: and the stone that smote the image became a great mountain, and filled the whole earth.
Therefore they shall be as the morning cloud, and as the dew that passeth early away, as the chaff that is driven with the whirlwind out of the threshing-floor, and as the smoke out of the chimney.
At the noise of the tumult the peoples are fled; at the lifting up of thyself the nations are scattered.