Psalms 55:6

“And I said, Oh that I had wings like a dove! for then would I fly away, and be at rest.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And I said, O that I had wings like a doue; for then would I flee away and be at rest.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

I said, "Oh, that I had wings like a dove! I would fly away and be at rest.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And I said, Oh that I had wings like a dove! Then would I fly away, and be at rest.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And I said, If only I had wings like a dove! for then I would go in flight from here and be at rest.
- Basic English Bible

And I said, Oh that I had wings like a dove! I would fly away, and be at rest;
- Darby Bible

And I said, O that I had wings like a dove! for then I would fly away, and be at rest.
- Webster's Bible

I said, "Oh that I had wings like a dove! Then I would fly away, and be at rest.
- World English Bible

And I say, `Who doth give to me a pinion as a dove? I fly away and rest,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(55:7) And I said: 'Oh that I had wings like a dove! then would I fly away, and be at rest.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for Psalms 55

  • Brianna vs. 22
    Since we are living in Satan's system ( 1 john 5:19) we HAVE TO rely on Jehovah. We will have burdens in this life, and if we don't share that burden with God, we will be crushed by them. Growing a relationship with God is not an option. We have to do so to truly enjoy life.
  • Sylvia Linton
    Lord, you are awesome
  • Claudina
    We should place every worry and challenge upon our lord, and he will take care of it all. However we do not have to question the results because what he does is holistic
  • Lilian
    Cast your burden upon the Lord and He shall sustain thee He shall never suffer the Righteousness to be moved. Thank you Jesus i will handover everything in to your hands Jesus for thy yoke is easy and my burden is light what a loving Father and powerful God we serve Amen hallelujah
  • Benny Steyn
    Our Father God is always there 24/ 7 waiting for our prayers.
  • Lens
    What a mighty God we serve. He loves, He forgives and He delivers. Oh! What a MIGHTY God we serve.

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