1 Kings 18:2

“And Elijah went to shew himself unto Ahab. And there was a sore famine in Samaria.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Eliiah went to shew himselfe vnto Ahab, and there was a sore famine in Samaria.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So Elijah went to show himself to Ahab. Now the famine {was} severe in Samaria.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Elijah went to show himself unto Ahab. And the famine was sore in Samaria.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So Elijah went to let Ahab see him. Now there was no food to be had in Samaria.
- Basic English Bible

And Elijah went to shew himself to Ahab. And the famine was severe in Samaria.
- Darby Bible

And Elijah went to show himself to Ahab. And there was a grievous famine in Samaria.
- Webster's Bible

Elijah went to show himself to Ahab. The famine was severe in Samaria.
- World English Bible

and Elijah goeth to appear unto Ahab. And the famine is severe in Samaria,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Elijah went to show himself unto Ahab. And the famine was sore in Samaria.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 18:2


18:2 Elijah went - Wherein he shews a strong faith, and resoluteobedience, and invincible courage, that he durst at God's commandrun into the mouth of this raging lion.


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