Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
For in the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide me; he shall set me up upon a rock.
Wherefore, O Yahweh, shouldst thou stand afar off? Wherefore hide thyself, in times of destitution?
For this cause, will every man of lovingkindness pray unto thee, in time to obtain, - Surely, in the overflow of many waters, unto him, shall they not reach.
God - for us, is a refuge and strength, A help in distresses, soon found.
Call upon me, then, in the day of distress, I will deliver thee, that thou mayest glorify me.
In the day of my distress - unto My Lord, will I seek, My hand, by night, hath been outstretched and never once became slack, My soul, hath refused to be consoled;
He shall call me, and I will answer him, With him, will, I, be, in distress, I will rescue him, and will honour him;
Though I walk in the midst of distress, thou wilt give me life, - Because of the anger of my foes, thou wilt thrust forth thy hand, and thy right hand, will save me:
Because I called, and ye refused, I stretched out my hand, and no one regarded;
O Yahweh! in distress, they sought thee, - They poured out a whispered prayer, when thy chastening was upon them.
Saying, to a tree, My father, art thou! And to a stone, Thou, didst give us birth, For they have turned unto me the back and not the face, - But in the time of their calamity, they will say, Arise, and save us!
Planting my feet like hinds' feet , yea, on my high places, he caused me to stand:
So he brought me up, Out of the destroying pit, Out of the swampy mire, - And set, upon a cliff, my feet, Making firm my steps:
From the end of the earth, unto thee do I cry, When my heart fainteth away, Unto a rock that is higher than I, wilt thou lead me.
Yet, I, in Yahweh, will rejoice, - I will exult in the God of my salvation.
Every one, therefore, who heareth thesemy words, and doeth them, shall be likened to a prudent man, who built his house upon the rock;
And, Simon Peter, answering, said - Thou, art the Christ, the Son of the Living God.