Psalms 55:7

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

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

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

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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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