1 Kings 22:5

“And Jehoshaphat said unto the king of Israel, Enquire, I pray thee, at the word of the LORD to day.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And Iehoshaphat said vnto the king of Israel, Enquire, I pray thee, at the word of the Lord to day.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Moreover, Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, "Please inquire first for the word of the LORD."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jehoshaphat said unto the king of Israel, Inquire first, I pray thee, for the word of Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, Let us now get directions from the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

And Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, Inquire, I pray thee, this day of the word of Jehovah.
- Darby Bible

And Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, Inquire, I pray thee, at the word of the LORD to-day.
- Webster's Bible

Jehoshaphat said to the king of Israel, "Please inquire first for the word of Yahweh."
- World English Bible

And Jehoshaphat saith unto the king of Israel, `Seek, I pray thee, to-day, the word of Jehovah;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Jehoshaphat said unto the king of Israel: 'Inquire, I pray thee, at the word of the LORD today.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 22:5


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.


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