Isaiah 26:20

“Come, my people, enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee: hide thyself as it were for a little moment, until the indignation be overpast.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Come, my people, enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doores about thee; hide thy selfe as it were for a little moment, vntill the indignation be ouerpast.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Come, my people, enter into your rooms And close your doors behind you; Hide for a little while Until indignation runs {its} course.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Come, my people, enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee: hide thyself for a little moment, until the indignation be overpast.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Come, my people, into your secret places, and let your doors be shut: keep yourself safe for a short time, till his wrath is over.
- Basic English Bible

Come, my people, enter into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee; hide thyself just for a little moment, until the indignation be past.
- Darby Bible

Come, my people, enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee; hide thyself as it were for a little moment until the indignation shall be overpast.
- Webster's Bible

Come, my people, enter into your rooms, and shut your doors behind you. Hide yourself for a little moment, until the indignation is past.
- World English Bible

Come, My people, enter into thy inner chambers, And shut thy doors behind thee, Hide thyself shortly a moment till the indignation pass over.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Come, my people, enter thou into thy chambers, and shut thy doors about thee; hide thyself for a little moment, until the indignation be overpast.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Isaiah 26:20


26:20 Shut thy doors - Withdraw thyself from the world, and pour out thy prayers to God in thy closet. Indignation - The dreadful effects of God's anger, mentioned in the following verse.


Discussion for Isaiah 26:20

  • Melissa for verse 20
    I believe this clearly states that we wil be taken before the tribulation .God does not pour His wrath out on His people,as the Bible states plainly. " For God hath not appointed us to wrath.. "

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