Psalms 27:5

“For in the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide me; he shall set me up upon a rock.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

For in the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pauilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide me, hee shall set me vp vpon a rocke.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

For in the day of trouble He will conceal me in His tabernacle; In the secret place of His tent He will hide me; He will lift me up on a rock.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

For in the day of trouble he will keep me secretly in his pavilion: In the covert of his tabernacle will he hide me; He will lift me up upon a rock.
- American Standard Version (1901)

For in the time of trouble he will keep me safe in his tent: in the secret place of his tent he will keep me from men's eyes; high on a rock he will put me.
- Basic English Bible

For in the day of evil he will hide me in his pavilion; in the secret of his tent will he keep me concealed: he will set me high upon a rock.
- Darby Bible

For in the time of trouble he will hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle will he hide me; he will set me up upon a rock.
- Webster's Bible

For in the day of trouble he will keep me secretly in his pavilion. In the covert of his tabernacle he will hide me. He will lift me up on a rock.
- World English Bible

For He hideth me in a tabernacle in the day of evil, He hideth me in a secret place of His tent, On a rock he raiseth me up.
- Youngs Literal Bible

For He concealeth me in His pavilion in the day of evil; He hideth me in the covert of His tent; He lifteth me up upon a rock.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 27:5


27:5 The secret - In his tabernacle, into which mine enemies cannot come. He alludes to the ancient custom of offenders, who used to flee to the tabernacle or altar. Rock - A place high and inaccessible.


Discussion for Psalms 27

  • Janice
    I'd like to paraphrase what David is saying, I've been through the storms and I've learned that while on this journey, there are challenges that we must endure, that we cannot take charge over, one thing that I desire to seek after is to put all of my trust in God because I've seen him work when my enemies and my foes came against me they stumbled and fell I will trust him forever
  • BARBARA GOLSON
    I like Psalms 27. When it says wait On The Lord .....
  • Des Barton
    Every day I read my Bible pslam 27 it makes my day .
  • Mary wash
    Psalms 27 has always been breath taking to me; The way David talks to the Lord moves me every time I read Psalms 27 I agree with David the Lord is also my light and my salvation.
  • Any
    I love it it's awesome the lord is my light is just cool so when your scared trust him david is just cool with god
  • MARILYN MANOCCHIO
    My favourite is this Psalms Chap. 27 verse 1 "The LORD is my light and my salvation; whom shall I fear? the LORD is the strength of my life; of whom shall I be afraid?" that is so very True if you PRAY and READ your Bible each and everyday and you have that Divine Faith and Assurance than no one and nothing can stop or hinder GOD'S Divine Pathway for each and every Creature in the UNIVERSE. Amen.

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