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.
Pay attention to me, my people! Listen to me, my people! For I will issue a decree, I will make my justice a light to the nations.
I also explicitly commanded them: "Obey me. If you do, I will be your God and you will be my people. Live exactly the way I tell you and things will go well with you."
I will provide the priests with abundant provisions. My people will be filled to the full with the good things I provide."
But whenever you pray, go into your room, close the door, and pray to your Father in secret. And your Father, who sees in secret, will reward you.
Protect me as you would protect the pupil of your eye! Hide me in the shadow of your wings!
He will surely give me shelter in the day of danger; he will hide me in his home; he will place me on an inaccessible rocky summit.
You hide them with you, where they are safe from the attacks of men; you conceal them in a shelter, where they are safe from slanderous attacks.
Rescue me from my enemies, O Lord! I run to you for protection.
"For a short time I abandoned you, but with great compassion I will gather you.
For his anger lasts only a brief moment, and his good favor restores one's life. One may experience sorrow during the night, but joy arrives in the morning.
For the music director; according to the al-tashcheth style; a prayer of David, written when he fled from Saul into the cave. Have mercy on me, O God! Have mercy on me! For in you I have taken shelter. In the shadow of your wings I take shelter until trouble passes.
2 Corinthians 4:17
For our momentary, light suffering is producing for us an eternal weight of glory far beyond all comparison
But you who remained faithful to the Lord your God are still alive to this very day, every one of you.
A shrewd person sees danger and hides himself, but the naive keep right on going and suffer for it.
For just a little longer and he who is coming will arrive and not delay.