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

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Discussion for Psalms 55

  • Andrea
    Thank God for his comforting words.
  • Jewels
    Thank You so very much for your words of wisdom!!!!
  • Librarygal143
    Dear God, please hear my prayer and heal my family. We have a lot of work to do this, but we can't do it without you. Thank you for listening, Father, in Jesus' Mighty Name, Amen.
  • David Davies
    V17. I am hugely encouraged by today's 6 07 17 verse of the day. Psalm 55 v17, we don't have to get depressed or worried, we can just take it to the in pray. Anytime and anyplace and he Will hear us. God promises that He will never turn away our prays. What a wonderful promise.
  • BSP
    We can pray to Jehovah God all day and no matter what time of day.
  • LadyA
    Lord God Thank you for your Grace

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