1 Kings 14:14

“Moreover the LORD shall raise him up a king over Israel, who shall cut off the house of Jeroboam that day: but what? even now.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Moreouer, the Lord shall raise him vp a king ouer Israel, who shal cut off the house of Ieroboam that day: but what? euen now.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Moreover, the LORD will raise up for Himself a king over Israel who will cut off the house of Jeroboam this day and from now on.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Moreover Jehovah will raise him up a king over Israel, who shall cut off the house of Jeroboam that day: but what? even now.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the Lord will put up a king over Israel who will send destruction on the family of Jeroboam in that day;
- Basic English Bible

And Jehovah shall raise up for himself a king over Israel, who shall cut off the house of Jeroboam that day; and what? ... even now.
- Darby Bible

Moreover, the LORD shall raise him up a king over Israel, who shall cut off the house of Jeroboam that day: but what? even now.
- Webster's Bible

Moreover Yahweh will raise him up a king over Israel, who shall cut off the house of Jeroboam. This is day! What? Even now.
- World English Bible

`And Jehovah hath raised up for Him a king over Israel who cutteth off the house of Jeroboam this day -- and what? -- even now!
- Youngs Literal Bible

Moreover the LORD will raise Him up a king over Israel, who shall cut off the house of Jeroboam that day. But what is it even then?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 14:14


14:14 A king - Baasha, chap.#15:28|.That day - When he is so raised; in the very beginning of his reign,chap.#15:29|.But what? - But what do I say, he shall raise, as it were a thing tobe done at a great distance of time: the man is now in being if not inpower, who shall do this: this judgment shall be shortly executed.Sometimes God makes quick work with sinners. He did so with the house ofJeroboam. It was not twenty four years from his first elevation, to thefinal extirpation of his family.


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