Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Come, my people, enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee: hide thyself as it were for a little moment, until the indignation be overpast.
Give attention to me, O my people; and give ear to me, O my nation; for teaching will go out from me, and the knowledge of the true God will be a light to the peoples.
But this was the order I gave them, saying, Give ear to my voice, and I will be your God, and you will be my people: go in all the way ordered by me, so that all may be well for you.
I will give the priests their desired fat things, and my people will have a full measure of my good things, says the Lord.
But when you make your prayer, go into your private room, and, shutting the door, say a prayer to your Father in secret, and your Father, who sees in secret, will give you your reward.
For in the time of trouble he will keep me safe in his tent: in the secret place of his tent he will keep me from men's eyes; high on a rock he will put me.
You will keep them safe in your house from the designs of man; in the secret of your tent will you keep them from angry tongues.
For a short time I gave you up; but with great mercies I will take you back again.
Have mercy on me, O God, have mercy on me; for the hope of my soul is in you: I will keep myself safely under the shade of your wings, till these troubles are past.
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our present trouble, which is only for a short time, is working out for us a much greater weight of glory;
But you who kept faith with the Lord are living, every one of you, today.
The sharp man sees the evil and takes cover: the simple go straight on and get into trouble.
In a very little time he who is coming will come; he will not be slow.