1 Kings 22:18

“And the king of Israel said unto Jehoshaphat, Did I not tell thee that he would prophesy no good concerning me, but evil?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 22:18

And the King of Israel said vnto Iehoshaphat, Did I not tell thee, that he would prophecie no good concerning me, but euill?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Then the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, "Did I not tell you that he would not prophesy good concerning me, but evil?"
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, Did I not tell thee that he would not prophesy good concerning me, but evil?
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, Did I not say that he would not be a prophet of good but of evil?
- Basic English Bible

And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, Did I not tell thee that he prophesies no good concerning me, but evil?
- Darby Bible

And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, Did I not tell thee that he would prophesy no good concerning me, but evil?
- Webster's Bible

The king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, "Didn't I tell you that he would not prophesy good concerning me, but evil?"
- World English Bible

And the king of Israel saith unto Jehoshaphat, `Have I not said unto thee, He doth not prophesy of me good, but evil?'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat: 'Did I not tell thee that he would not prophesy good concerning me, but evil?'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 22:18

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 22:18


22:18 Evil - Nay, but what evil was it, to tell him, what would be theevent, if he proceeded in his expedition, while it was in his own power,whether he would proceed, or no? The greatest kindness we can do to onethat is walking in a dangerous way, is to tell him of his danger.


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