Psalms 91:1

“He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

He that dwelleth in the secret place of the most high: shall abide vnder the shadow of the Almightie.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He who dwells in the shelter of the Most High Will abide in the shadow of the Almighty.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

He that dwelleth in the secret place of the Most High Shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Happy is he whose resting-place is in the secret of the Lord, and under the shade of the wings of the Most High;
- Basic English Bible

He that dwelleth in the secret place of the Most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.
- Darby Bible

He that dwelleth in the secret place of the Most High shall abide under the shadow of the Almighty.
- Webster's Bible

He who dwells in the secret place of the Most High will rest in the shadow of the Almighty.
- World English Bible

He who is dwelling In the secret place of the Most High, In the shade of the Mighty lodgeth habitually,
- Youngs Literal Bible

O thou that dwellest in the covert of the Most High, and abidest in the shadow of the Almighty;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for Psalms 91:1


91:1 He - He that makes God his habitation and refuge.


Discussion for Psalms 91:1

  • Olabode for verse 1
    'He' in this verse means an elect of God, holy and beloved. Compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness, patience, etc are the secret place of God which His elect should put on in order to abide under His shadow.
  • Olabode for verse 1
    He that faithful to Him, ready to do His will, rooted and grounded in Him, love Him with his her heart,etc shall abide under His shadow.
  • Olabode for verse 1
    To my own understanding, the word 'he' in this particular verse is not a general statement. That he means those that are committed to him and ready to serve and obey Him at any point in time. The secret place of the Most High in this context means His holy place, righteous place, faithful place, upright place, etc. And as many that are ready to dwell in that secret place shall abide under His shadow.
  • Adeleye adesanmi for verse 1
    What's actually d secret place of God?where can we find it and how can we dwel in it without destroying it with our own doing?
  • OJEDOKUN ADENIYI for verse 1
    "HE THAT DWELLETH IN THE SECRET PLACE OF MOST HIGH SHALL ABIDE UNDER THE SHADOW OF THE ALMIGHTY", The secret place is the separate place where we keep our valuable properties, our essentials goods and treasures The owner of these property presence will always be there in that secret place physically or in mind, to provide serious security and protection for his essentials HE THAT DWELLS IN THE SECRET PLACE WHERE GOD PRESENCE ARE WILL NOT BE AFRAID FOR THE TERROR BY NIGHT,ARROW BY DAY PESTILENCE THAT WALK IN DARKNESS NOR DESTRUCTION THAT WALKS AT NOONDAY,BUT YOU MUST ENTER HIS SECRET PLACE,THROUGH THE STRAIT GATE YOU MUST BE BORN AGAIN.
  • i have assurance that almighty god will keep me in highly secret place where god lives .