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 saying, Even to this shalt thou come, and thou shalt not add: and here in the pride of thy waves, stand thou.
And having risen, he censured the wind, and said to the sea, Be silent, be constricted. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.
And the multitude of thy strangers was as the thin dust, and Its the chaff passing away, the multitude of the terrible ones: and it was at a moment suddenly.
Behold, I set thee to a new cutting threshing sledge having mouths: thou thalt thresh the mountains, and beat small, and the hills thou shalt set as chaff.
They shall be as straw before the wind, and as chaff the storm stole it away.
Not so the unjust: but as the chaff which the wind shall drive away.
They shall be as chaff before the wind: and the messenger of Jehovah overthrowing.
O my God, set them as a wheel; as straw before the wind.
At that time were beaten small at once, the iron, the burnt clay, the brass, the silver and the gold, and they were as the chaff of the threshing-floor of summer; and the wind lifted them up and all place was not found for them: and the stone striking against the image was for a great rock, and filled all the earth.
For this they shall be as the cloud of the morning, and as the early dew going way; as the chaff will be driven from the threshing-floor on the wind, and as the smoke from the chimney.
From the voice of the multitude peoples fled; from thy lifting up, nations were scattered.