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

  • Sheils Bernard
    This is a great scripture and it works. I was being attacked at work by a Manager she didn't really like me much and tried on many occasion to get me fired. Well long story short it didn't work. She ended up getting Fired. GOD is a good God and he want for sake you. Wait on the Lord and he will renew your strength.
  • Mark Massey
    Because of his belief David was a King!
  • Pat
    Psalm 27 was read often by my mother when she was alive. When she felt down and upset or disappointed by someone she felt close to, she opened her bible to Psalm 27. I do the same. It is sad when friends seem to be turn their back to you. This Psalm describes vividly what you may be feeling and lifts you up.

  • Cheryl Buchanan
    The Lord has spoken this psalm to me lately a lot. Especially about Mother and Father forsaking me. But God is My Daddy and my Mother. He is my light my wisdom and His love saves me over and over.
  • Cheryl Buchanan
    This means to me. Daddy God ordered my life to sing and He always intended me to know Him and His love for me.
  • Moniette
    I do love this psalm. I read this vey often when, I'm down and when I am up, it says a lot to me and I always feel assured, that all will be well when I have finished reading it. KEEP TRUSTING READERS GOD ANSWERS PRAYERS.

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