Psalms 55:7

“Lo, then would I wander far off, and remain in the wilderness. Selah.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for Psalms 55:7

Loe, then would I wander farre off, and remaine in the wildernesse. Selah.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Behold, I would wander far away, I would lodge in the wilderness. Selah.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Lo, then would I wander far off, I would lodge in the wilderness. Selah
- American Standard Version (1901)

I would go wandering far away, living in the waste land. (Selah.)
- Basic English Bible

Behold, I would flee afar off, I would lodge in the wilderness; Selah;
- Darby Bible

Lo, then I would wander far off, and remain in the wilderness. Selah.
- Webster's Bible

Behold, then I would wander far off. I would lodge in the wilderness." Selah.
- World English Bible

Lo, I move far off, I lodge in a wilderness. Selah.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(55:8) Lo, then would I wander far off, I would lodge in the wilderness. Selah
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for Psalms 55:7

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 55:7


55:8 Tempest - From the force and fury of mine enemies.

55:9 Destroy - Destroy them by dividing. Tongues - Their speech, as thou didst at Babel, #Gen 11:9|, their votes, and opinions, and counsels. Which was eminently done among Absalom's followers, #2Sam 17:23|. Strife - Injustice and fraud, oppression and contention rule here, instead of that public justice and peace which I established. City - In Jerusalem; which in Absalom's time was a sink of all sins.


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