1 Chronicles 10:14

“And enquired not of the LORD: therefore he slew him, and turned the kingdom unto David the son of Jesse.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And enquired not of the Lord: therefore he slew him, and turned the kingdome vnto Dauid the sonne of Iesse.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and did not inquire of the LORD. Therefore He killed him and turned the kingdom to David the son of Jesse.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and inquired not of Jehovah: therefore he slew him, and turned the kingdom unto David the son of Jesse.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And not to the Lord: for this reason, he put him to death and gave the kingdom to David, the son of Jesse.
- Basic English Bible

and he asked not counsel of Jehovah; therefore he slew him, and transferred the kingdom to David the son of Jesse.
- Darby Bible

And inquired not of the LORD: therefore he slew him, and turned the kingdom to David the son of Jesse.
- Webster's Bible

and didn't inquire of Yahweh: therefore he killed him, and turned the kingdom to David the son of Jesse.
- World English Bible

and he inquired not at Jehovah, and He putteth him to death, and turneth round the kingdom to David son of Jesse.
- Youngs Literal Bible

and inquired not of the LORD; therefore He slew him, and turned the kingdom unto David the son of Jesse.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Chronicles 10:14


10:14 Enquired not - He did in some sort, but not in a right manner,not humbly and penitently, not diligently and importunately, not patientlyand perseveringly. Nor 'till he was brought to the last extremity.And then it was too late.


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