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

  • Joyce Holt
    I like 27 psa. It is me, I must wait upon the lord, to strengthen me. I must wait for him to lead me, and guide me, he's my shield and buckler, thou many tried to eat up my flesh, he delivered me, thou I got tired, he strengthened me. I will wait.
  • Valarie Ward
    This is my favorite chapter in psalms. I read this all the time for comfort and strenght.
  • Tonya Jackson
    Well God is letting us know wait on him be a good courage and he will strengthen our hearts.
  • Teresa
    I needed to read this especially regarding the heart. I've been having some heart
    issues so I'm seeking his word for my life. I'm glad we have this tool to use.
    Thank you
  • Rochelle Bailey
    I think it a lesson to learn an I also believe a lot of person can change their ways from this. It only for us not only to read but to acknowledge it
  • Mary
    we should look to God and be courageous

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