1 Kings 17:3

“Get thee hence, and turn thee eastward, and hide thyself by the brook Cherith, that is before Jordan.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 17:3

Get thee hence, and turne thee Eastward, and hide thy selfe by the brooke Cherith, that is before Iordane.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Go away from here and turn eastward, and hide yourself by the brook Cherith, which is east of the Jordan.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Get thee hence, and turn thee eastward, and hide thyself by the brook Cherith, that is before the Jordan.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Go from here in the direction of the east, and keep yourself in a secret place by the stream Cherith, east of Jordan.
- Basic English Bible

Get thee hence, and turn thee eastward, and hide thyself by the torrent Cherith, which is before the Jordan.
- Darby Bible

Depart hence, and turn thee eastward, and hide thyself by the brook Cherith, that is before Jordan.
- Webster's Bible

Go away from here, turn eastward, and hide yourself by the brook Cherith, that is before the Jordan.
- World English Bible

`Go from this [place]; and thou hast turned for thee eastward, and been hidden by the brook Cherith, that [is] on the front of the Jordan,
- Youngs Literal Bible

'Get thee hence, and turn thee eastward, and hide thyself by the brook Cherith, that is before the Jordan.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 17:3

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 17:3


17:3 Hide thyself - Thus God rescues him from the fury of Ahab andJezebel, who, he knew, would seek to destroy him. That Ahab did notseize on him immediately upon these words must be ascribed to God'sover - ruling providence.


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