Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
So the shipmaster came to him, and said unto him, What meanest thou, O sleeper? arise, call upon thy God, if so be that God will think upon us, that we perish not.
What do you mean that you crush my people, and grind the face of the poor?" says the Lord, Yahweh of Armies.
What do you mean, that you use this proverb concerning the land of Israel, saying, The fathers have eaten sour grapes, and the children's teeth are set on edge?
Then Paul answered, "What are you doing, weeping and breaking my heart? For I am ready not only to be bound, but also to die at Jerusalem for the name of the Lord Jesus."
Do this, knowing the time, that it is already time for you to awaken out of sleep, for salvation is now nearer to us than when we first believed.
Therefore he says, "Awake, you who sleep, and arise from the dead, and Christ will shine on you."
When he killed them, then they inquired after him. They returned and sought God earnestly.
Then they cried to Yahweh in their trouble, and he delivered them out of their distresses,
who tell wood, 'You are my father;' and a stone, 'You have brought me out:' for they have turned their back to me, and not their face; but in the time of their trouble they will say, 'Arise, and save us.'
A big wind storm arose, and the waves beat into the boat, so much that the boat was already filled.
Then they cry to Yahweh in their trouble, and he brings them out of their distress.
Who knows whether God will not turn and relent, and turn away from his fierce anger, so that we might not perish?"