1 Kings 18:43

“And said to his servant, Go up now, look toward the sea. And he went up, and looked, and said, There is nothing. And he said, Go again seven times.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 18:43

And said to his seruant, Goe vp now, looke toward the Sea. And hee went vp, and looked, and saide, There is nothing. And he said, Goe againe seuen times.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He said to his servant, "Go up now, look toward the sea. So he went up and looked and said, "There is nothing." And he said, "Go back" seven times."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said to his servant, Go up now, look toward the sea. And he went up, and looked, and said, There is nothing. And he said, Go again seven times.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said to his servant, Go now, and take a look in the direction of the sea. And he went up, and after looking said, There is nothing. And he said, Go again seven times; and he went seven times.
- Basic English Bible

And he said to his servant, Go up now, look toward the sea. And he went up and looked, and said, [There is] nothing. And he said, Go again seven times.
- Darby Bible

And said to his servant, Go up now, look towards the sea. And he went up and looked, and said, There is nothing. And he said, Go again seven times.
- Webster's Bible

He said to his servant, "Go up now, look toward the sea." He went up, and looked, and said, "There is nothing." He said, "Go again" seven times.
- World English Bible

and saith unto his young man, `Go up, I pray thee, look attentively the way of the sea;' and he goeth up and looketh attentively, and saith, `There is nothing;' and he saith, `Turn back,' seven times.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he said to his servant: 'Go up now, look toward the sea.' And he went up, and looked, and said: 'There is nothing.' And he said: 'Go again seven times.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 18:43

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 18:43


18:43 Go - While I continue praying. Elijah desired to have timelynotice of the first appearance of rain, that Ahab and the people mightknow that it was obtained from Jehovah by the prophet's prayers, andthereby be confirmed in the true religion.


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