New International Version
It will be a shelter and shade from the heat of the day, and a refuge and hiding place from the storm and rain.
King James Bible
And there shall be a tabernacle for a shadow in the daytime from the heat, and for a place of refuge, and for a covert from storm and from rain.
Darby Bible Translation
And there shall be a tabernacle for shade by day from the heat, and for a shelter and for a covert from storm and from rain.
World English Bible
There will be a pavilion for a shade in the daytime from the heat, and for a refuge and for a shelter from storm and from rain.
Young's Literal Translation
And a covering may be, For a shadow by day from drought, And for a refuge, and for a hiding place, From inundation and from rain!
Isaiah 4:6 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
A tabernacle - In countries subject to violent tempests, as well as to intolerable heat, a portable tent is a necessary part of a traveller's baggage, for defense and shelter. And to such tents the words of the text make evident allusion. They are to be met with in every part of Arabia and Egypt, and in various other places in the East.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
for a covert
LibraryThe Perpetual Pillar of Cloud and Fire
'And the Lord will create over the whole habitation of Mount Zion, and over her assemblies, a cloud and smoke by day, and the shining of a flaming fire by night.'--ISAIAH iv. 5. The pillar of cloud and fire in the Exodus was one: there are to be as many pillars as there are 'assemblies' in the new era. Is it straining the language too much to find significance in that difference? Instead of the formal unity of the Old Covenant, there is a variety which yet is a more vital unity. Is there not a hint …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Evening of the Third Day in Passion-Week - on the Mount of Olives: Discoures to the Disciples Concerning the Last Things.
For in the day of trouble he will keep me safe in his dwelling; he will hide me in the shelter of his sacred tent and set me high upon a rock.
I would hurry to my place of shelter, far from the tempest and storm."
He will be a holy place; for both Israel and Judah he will be a stone that causes people to stumble and a rock that makes them fall. And for the people of Jerusalem he will be a trap and a snare.
What answer shall be given to the envoys of that nation? "The LORD has established Zion, and in her his afflicted people will find refuge."
You have been a refuge for the poor, a refuge for the needy in their distress, a shelter from the storm and a shade from the heat. For the breath of the ruthless is like a storm driving against a wall
See, a king will reign in righteousness and rulers will rule with justice.
Each one will be like a shelter from the wind and a refuge from the storm, like streams of water in the desert and the shadow of a great rock in a thirsty land.
Jump to PreviousCover Covering Covert Daytime Day-Time Heat Hiding Inundation Pavilion Protection Rain Refuge Safe Shade Shadow Shelter Storm Tabernacle Time
Jump to NextCover Covering Covert Daytime Day-Time Heat Hiding Inundation Pavilion Protection Rain Refuge Safe Shade Shadow Shelter Storm Tabernacle Time
LinksIsaiah 4:6 NIV
Isaiah 4:6 NLT
Isaiah 4:6 ESV
Isaiah 4:6 NASB
Isaiah 4:6 KJV
Isaiah 4:6 Bible Apps
Isaiah 4:6 Biblia Paralela
Isaiah 4:6 Chinese Bible
Isaiah 4:6 French Bible
Isaiah 4:6 German Bible
Isaiah 4:6 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.