1 Kings 5:4

“But now the LORD my God hath given me rest on every side, so that there is neither adversary nor evil occurrent.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Kings 5:4

But now the Lord my God hath giuen me rest on euery side, so that there is neither aduersary, nor euill occurrent.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"But now the LORD my God has given me rest on every side; there is neither adversary nor misfortune.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But now Jehovah my God hath given me rest on every side; there is neither adversary, nor evil occurrence.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But now the Lord my God has given me rest on every side; no one is making trouble, and no evil is taking place.
- Basic English Bible

But now Jehovah my God has given me rest on every side: there is neither adversary nor evil event.
- Darby Bible

But now the LORD my God hath given me rest on every side, so that there is neither adversary nor evil occurrent.
- Webster's Bible

But now Yahweh my God has given me rest on every side. There is neither adversary, nor evil occurrence.
- World English Bible

`And now, Jehovah my God hath given rest to me round about, there is no adversary nor evil occurrence,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(5:18) But now the LORD my God hath given me rest on every side; there is neither adversary, nor evil occurrence.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Kings 5:4

Wesley's Notes for 1 Kings 5:4


5:6 They - That is, thy servants. And this assistance which theseGentiles gave to the building of Solomon's temple, was a type ofthe calling of the Gentiles, and that they should be instrumental inbuilding and constituting Christ's spiritual temple. Cedar - trees - Whichfor their soundness, and strength, and fragrancy, and durableness, weremost proper for his design. Of these David had procured some, but nota sufficient number. Lebanon - Which was in Solomon's jurisdiction:and therefore he doth not desire that Hiram would give him the cedars,because they were his own already; but only that his servants might hewthem for him; which the ingenious Tyrians well understood. With thyservants - Either to be employed therein as they shall direct; or toreceive the cedars, from their hands, and transmit them to me. Hire - Paythem for their labour and art. Sidonians - Or Tyrians: for theseplaces and people being near, are promiscuously used one for another.


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