1 Kings 19:9

“And he came thither unto a cave, and lodged there; and, behold, the word of the LORD came to him, and he said unto him, What doest thou here, Elijah?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And he came thither vnto a caue, and lodged there, and behold, the word of the Lord came to him, and he said vnto him, What doest thou here, Eliiah?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then he came there to a cave and lodged there; and behold, the word of the LORD {came} to him, and He said to him, "What are you doing here, Elijah?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he came thither unto a cave, and lodged there; and, behold, the word of Jehovah came to him, and he said unto him, What doest thou here, Elijah?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And there he went into a hole in the rock for the night; then the word of the Lord came to him, saying, What are you doing here, Elijah?
- Basic English Bible

And there he went into a cave, and lodged there. And behold, the word of Jehovah [came] to him, and he said to him, What doest thou here, Elijah?
- Darby Bible

And he came thither to a cave, and lodged there; and behold, the word of the LORD came to him, and he said to him, What doest thou here, Elijah?
- Webster's Bible

He came there to a cave, and lodged there; and behold, the word of Yahweh came to him, and he said to him, "What are you doing here, Elijah?"
- World English Bible

And he cometh in there, unto the cave, and lodgeth there, and lo, the word of Jehovah [is] unto him, and saith to him, `What -- to thee, here, Elijah?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he came thither unto a cave, and lodged there; and, behold, the word of the LORD came to him, and He said unto him: 'What doest thou here, Elijah?'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 19:9


19:9 Unto a cave - Perhaps the same wherein Moses was hid whenthe Lord passed before him, and proclaimed his name.


Discussion for 1 Kings 19:9

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