1 Kings 22:21

“And there came forth a spirit, and stood before the LORD, and said, I will persuade him.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And there came forth a spirit, and stood before the Lord, and said, I will perswade him.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Then a spirit came forward and stood before the LORD and said, 'I will entice him.'
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And there came forth a spirit, and stood before Jehovah, and said, I will entice him.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then a spirit came forward and took his place before the Lord and said, I will get him to do it by a trick.
- Basic English Bible

And there came forth a spirit, and stood before Jehovah, and said, I will entice him.
- Darby Bible

And there came forth a spirit, and stood before the LORD, and said, I will persuade him.
- Webster's Bible

A spirit came out and stood before Yahweh, and said, 'I will entice him.'
- World English Bible

`And the spirit goeth out, and standeth before Jehovah, and saith, I -- I do entice him; and Jehovah saith unto him, By what?
- Youngs Literal Bible

And there came forth the spirit, and stood before the LORD, and said: I will entice him.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 22:21


22:21 A spirit - An evil spirit came, and presented himself before thethrone.


Discussion for 1 Kings 22:21

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