1 Kings 18:11

“And now thou sayest, Go, tell thy lord, Behold, Elijah is here.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 18:11

And now thou sayest, Goe, tell thy lord, Behold, Eliiah is here.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"And now you are saying, 'Go, say to your master, "Behold, Elijah {is here.}'"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And now thou sayest, Go, tell thy lord, Behold, Elijah `is here'.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And now you say, Go, say to your lord, Elijah is here.
- Basic English Bible

And now thou sayest, Go, say to thy lord, Behold Elijah!
- Darby Bible

And now thou sayest, Go, tell thy lord, Behold, Elijah is here.
- Webster's Bible

Now you say, 'Go, tell your lord, "Behold, Elijah is here."'
- World English Bible

and now, thou art saying, Go, say to thy lord, Lo, Elijah;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And now thou sayest: Go, tell thy lord: Behold, Elijah is here.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 18:11

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 18:11


18:9 He said - Wherein have I offended God, and thee, that thoushouldest expose me to certain ruin.

18:10 No nation - Near his own, where he could in reason think thatElijah had hid himself. It does not appear, that Ahab sought him,in order to put him to death: but rather in hopes of prevailing upon him,to pray for the removal of the drought.

18:12 Carry thee - Such transportations of the prophets havingdoubtless been usual before this time, as they were after it.Slay me - Either as one that hath deluded him with vain hopes: or,because I did not seize upon thee, and bring thee to him.But I, &c. - He speaks not these words, in a way of boasting; but thathe might move the prophet to spare him, and not put him upon thathazardous action.


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