1 Kings 13:30

“And he laid his carcase in his own grave; and they mourned over him, saying, Alas, my brother!”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 13:30

And hee laid his carcaise in his owne graue, and they mourned ouer him, saying, Alas my brother.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He laid his body in his own grave, and they mourned over him, {saying,} "Alas, my brother!"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he laid his body in his own grave; and they mourned over him, `saying', Alas, my brother!
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he put the body in the resting-place made ready for himself, weeping and sorrowing over it, saying, O my brother!
- Basic English Bible

And he laid his corpse in his own sepulchre; and they mourned over him [saying], Alas, my brother!
- Darby Bible

And he laid his carcass in his own grave; and they mourned over him, saying, Alas, my brother!
- Webster's Bible

He laid his body in his own grave; and they mourned over him, saying, "Alas, my brother!"
- World English Bible

and he placeth his carcase in his own grave, and they mourn for him, `Oh, my brother!'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he laid his carcass in his own grave; and they made lamentation for him: 'Alas, my brother!'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 13:30

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 13:30


13:30 His grave - So that threatening, ver.#22|, was fulfilled; andwithal, the memory of his prophecy was revived and preserved among them,and his very carcase resting there, might be a witness of their madnessand desperate wickedness, in continuing in their abominable idolatry, aftersuch an assurance of the dreadful effects of it. They - The old prophetand his sons, and others, whom common humanity taught to lament the untimelydeath of so worthy a person. Alas, &c. - Which was an usual form ofexpression in funeral - lamentations.


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