1 Kings 22:4

“And he said unto Jehoshaphat, Wilt thou go with me to battle to Ramothgilead? And Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, I am as thou art, my people as thy people, my horses as thy horses.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 22:4

And hee said vnto Iehoshaphat, Wilt thou goe with me to battel to Ramoth Gilead? And Iehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, I am as thou art, my people as thy people, my horses as thy horses.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

And he said to Jehoshaphat, "Will you go with me to battle at Ramoth-gilead? And Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, "I am as you are, my people as your people, my horses as your horses.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he said unto Jehoshaphat, Wilt thou go with me to battle to Ramoth-gilead? And Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, I am as thou art, my people as thy people, my horses as thy horses.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he said to Jehoshaphat, Will you go with me to Ramoth-gilead to make war? And Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, I am as you are: my people as your people, my horses as your horses.
- Basic English Bible

And he said to Jehoshaphat, Wilt thou go with me to battle to Ramoth-Gilead? And Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, I am as thou, my people as thy people, my horses as thy horses.
- Darby Bible

And he said to Jehoshaphat, Wilt thou go with me to battle to Ramoth-gilead? And Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, I am as thou art, my people as thy people, my horses as thy horses.
- Webster's Bible

He said to Jehoshaphat, "Will you go with me to battle to Ramoth Gilead?" Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, "I am as you are, my people as your people, my horses as your horses."
- World English Bible

And he saith unto Jehoshaphat, `Dost thou go with me to battle [to] Ramoth-Gilead?' and Jehoshaphat saith unto the king of Israel, `As I am, so thou; as my people, so thy people; as my horses, so thy horses.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he said unto Jehoshaphat: 'Wilt thou go with me to battle to Ramoth-gilead?' And Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel: 'I am as thou art, my people as thy people, my horses as thy horses.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 22:4

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 22:4


22:2 Came down, &c. - It is strange, that so good a man would be soclosely connected with a king revolted from the worship of God! But heappears to have been of too easy a temper, which betrayed him to manyinconveniencies.

22:3 Is ours - Belongeth to us by right. both by God's donation, andby our last agreement with Ben - hadad, chap.#20:34|, which yet herefuseth to deliver up.

22:5 Enquire - A good man, wherever he goes, will take God along withhim, will acknowledge him in all his ways, and look to him for success.And wherever he goes, he ought to take his religion along with him: and notbe ashamed to own it, even among those who have no kindness for it.

22:6 The prophets - Doubtless his own false prophets, or the priests ofthe groves; who yet gave in their answer in the name of Jehovah; either,in compliance with Jehoshaphat, or by Ahab's direction, thatJehoshaphat might be deceived by them, into a good opinion of the war.


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