1 Kings 12:13

“And the king answered the people roughly, and forsook the old men's counsel that they gave him;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 12:13

And the king answered the people roughly, and forsooke the old mens counsell that they gaue him:
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The king answered the people harshly, for he forsook the advice of the elders which they had given him,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the king answered the people roughly, and forsook the counsel of the old men which they had given him,
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the king gave them a rough answer, giving no attention to the suggestion of the old men;
- Basic English Bible

And the king answered the people roughly, and forsook the advice of the old men which they had given him;
- Darby Bible

And the king answered the people roughly, and forsook the old men's counsel that they gave him;
- Webster's Bible

The king answered the people roughly, and forsook the counsel of the old men which they had given him,
- World English Bible

And the king answereth the people sharply, and forsaketh the counsel of the elders which they counselled him,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the king answered the people roughly, and forsook the counsel of the old men which they had given him;
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 12:13

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 12:13


12:15 From the Lord - Who gave up Rehoboam to so foolish and fatala mistake, and alienated the peoples affections from him; and orderedall circumstances by his wise providence to that end.


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