Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
And he arose, and rebuked the wind, and said unto the sea, Peace, be still. And the wind ceased, and there was a great calm.
And as for you, lift up your staff and extend your hand toward the sea and divide it, so that the Israelites may go through the middle of the sea on dry ground.
when I said, 'To here you may come and no farther, here your proud waves will be confined'?
The Lord sits enthroned over the engulfing waters, the Lord sits enthroned as the eternal king.
The waves roar, O Lord, the waves roar, the waves roar and crash.
Your shout made the waters retreat; at the sound of your thunderous voice they hurried off --
He calmed the storm, and the waves grew silent.
O fire and hail, snow and clouds, O stormy wind that carries out his orders,
when he gave the sea his decree that the waters should not pass over his command, when he marked out the foundations of the earth,
"You should fear me!" says the Lord. "You should tremble in awe before me! I made the sand to be a boundary for the sea, a permanent barrier that it can never cross. Its waves may roll, but they can never prevail. They may roar, but they can never cross beyond that boundary."
Now when Jesus saw that a crowd was quickly gathering, he rebuked the unclean spirit, saying to it, "Mute and deaf spirit, I command you, come out of him and never enter him again."
He shouts a battle cry against the sea and makes it dry up; he makes all the rivers run dry. Bashan and Carmel wither; the blossom of Lebanon withers.
So he stood over her, commanded the fever, and it left her. Immediately she got up and began to serve them.
You rule over the proud sea. When its waves surge, you calm them.
(Kaf) For the Lord will not reject us forever.