1 Kings 18:41

“And Elijah said unto Ahab, Get thee up, eat and drink; for there is a sound of abundance of rain.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Eliiah said vnto Ahab, Get thee vp, eate and drinke, for there is a sound of abundance of raine.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now Elijah said to Ahab, "Go up, eat and drink; for there is the sound of the roar of a {heavy} shower."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Elijah said unto Ahab, Get thee up, eat and drink; for there is the sound of abundance of rain.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then Elijah said to Ahab, Up! take food and drink, for there is a sound of much rain.
- Basic English Bible

And Elijah said to Ahab, Go up, eat and drink; for there is a sound of abundance of rain.
- Darby Bible

And Elijah said to Ahab, Go up, eat and drink; for there is a sound of abundance of rain.
- Webster's Bible

Elijah said to Ahab, "Get up, eat and drink; for there is the sound of abundance of rain."
- World English Bible

And Elijah saith to Ahab, `Go up, eat and drink, because of the sound of the noise of the shower.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Elijah said unto Ahab: 'Get thee up, eat and drink; for there is the sound of abundance of rain.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 18:41


18:41 Get up - From the river, where he had been present at theslaughter of Baal's priests, to thy tent: which probably was pitchedon the side of Carmel. Eat, &c. - Take comfort, and refresh thyself:for neither the king, nor any of the people could have leisure to eat,being wholly intent upon the decision of the great controversy.For there is, &c. - The rain is as certainly coming, as if you heardthe noise which it makes.


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