Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

He made darkness His hiding place,
dark storm clouds His canopy around Him.

New American Standard Bible

He made darkness His hiding place, His canopy around Him,
Darkness of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

King James Version

He made darkness his secret place; his pavilion round about him were dark waters and thick clouds of the skies.

International Standard Version

He made darkness his hiding place, his canopy surrounding him was dark waters and thick clouds.

A Conservative Version

He made darkness his hiding-place, his pavilion round about him, darkness of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

American Standard Version

He made darkness his hiding-place, his pavilion round about him, Darkness of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

Amplified


He made darkness His hiding place (covering); His pavilion (canopy) around Him,
The darkness of the waters, the thick clouds of the skies.

Bible in Basic English

He made the dark his secret place; his tent round him was the dark waters and thick clouds of the skies.

Darby Translation

He made darkness his secret place, his tent round about him: darkness of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

Julia Smith Translation

He will set darkness his covering; his tent round about him darknesses of waters, thick clouds.

King James 2000

He made darkness his secret place; his canopy round about him were dark waters and thick clouds of the skies.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He made darkness his hiding place; all about him his covering [was] a darkness of waters, {thick clouds}.

Modern King James verseion

He made darkness His secret place, His pavilion around Him, darkness of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

He made darkness his secret place, his pavilion round about him; with dark waters and thick clouds to cover him. {TYNDALE: And he made darkness a tabernacle round about him, with water gathered together in thick clouds.}

NET Bible

He shrouded himself in darkness, in thick rain clouds.

New Heart English Bible

He made darkness his hiding place, his pavilion around him, darkness of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

The Emphasized Bible

Made darkness his hiding-place, Round about him - his pavilion, Darkness of waters, clouds of vapours.

Webster

He made darkness his secret place; his pavilion around him were dark waters and thick clouds of the skies.

World English Bible

He made darkness his hiding place, his pavilion around him, darkness of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

Youngs Literal Translation

He maketh darkness His secret place, Round about Him His tabernacle, Darkness of waters, thick clouds of the skies.

References

Context Readings

Praise For Deliverance

10 He rode on a cherub and flew,
soaring on the wings of the wind.
11 He made darkness His hiding place,
dark storm clouds His canopy around Him.
12 From the radiance of His presence,
His clouds swept onward with hail and blazing coals.


Cross References

Psalm 97:2

Clouds and thick darkness surround Him;
righteousness and justice are the foundation of His throne.

Deuteronomy 4:11

You came near and stood at the base of the mountain, a mountain blazing with fire into the heavens and enveloped in a dense, black cloud.

Psalm 27:5

For He will conceal me in His shelter
in the day of adversity;
He will hide me under the cover of His tent;
He will set me high on a rock.

Psalm 81:7

You called out in distress, and I rescued you;
I answered you from the thundercloud.
I tested you at the waters of Meribah.Selah

Psalm 91:1

The one who lives under the protection of the Most High
dwells in the shadow of the Almighty.

Joel 2:2

a day of darkness and gloom,
a day of clouds and dense overcast,
like the dawn spreading over the mountains;
a great and strong people appears,
such as never existed in ages past
and never will again
in all the generations to come.

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