1 Kings 14:24

“And there were also sodomites in the land: and they did according to all the abominations of the nations which the LORD cast out before the children of Israel.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And there were also Sodomites in the land, and they did according to all the abominations of the nations which the Lord cast out before the children of Israel.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

There were also male cult prostitutes in the land. They did according to all the abominations of the nations which the LORD dispossessed before the sons of Israel.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

and there were also sodomites in the land: they did according to all the abominations of the nations which Jehovah drove out before the children of Israel.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And more than this, there were those in the land who were used for sex purposes in the worship of the gods, doing the same disgusting crimes as the nations which the Lord had sent out before the children of Israel.
- Basic English Bible

and there were also sodomites in the land. They did according to all the abominations of the nations that Jehovah had dispossessed before the children of Israel.
- Darby Bible

And there were also sodomites in the land: and they did according to all the abominations of the nations which the LORD cast out before the children of Israel.
- Webster's Bible

and there were also sodomites in the land: they did according to all the abominations of the nations which Yahweh drove out before the children of Israel.
- World English Bible

and also a whoremonger hath been in the land; they have done according to all the abominations of the nations that Jehovah dispossessed from the presence of the sons of Israel.
- Youngs Literal Bible

and there were also sodomites in the land; they did according to all the abominations of the nations which the LORD drove out before the children of Israel.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 14:24


14:24 Abomination - They dishonoured God by one sin, and then God leftthem to dishonour themselves by another.


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