Psalms 55:8

“I would hasten my escape from the windy storm and tempest.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

I would hasten my escape from the windie storme, and tempest.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"I would hasten to my place of refuge From the stormy wind {and} tempest."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

I would haste me to a shelter From the stormy wind and tempest.
- American Standard Version (1901)

I would quickly take cover from the driving storm and from the violent wind.
- Basic English Bible

I would hasten my escape from the stormy wind, from the tempest.
- Darby Bible

I would hasten my escape from the windy storm and tempest.
- Webster's Bible

I would hurry to a shelter from the stormy wind and storm.
- World English Bible

I hasten escape for myself, From a rushing wind, from a whirlwind.
- Youngs Literal Bible

(55:9) I would haste me to a shelter from the stormy wind and tempest.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 55:8


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


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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