1 Samuel 10:22

“Therefore they enquired of the LORD further, if the man should yet come thither. And the LORD answered, Behold, he hath hid himself among the stuff.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore they enquired of the Lord further, if the man should yet come thither: and the Lord answered, Behold, hee hath hid himselfe among the stuffe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore they inquired further of the LORD, "Has the man come here yet? So the LORD said, "Behold, he is hiding himself by the baggage.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Therefore they asked of Jehovah further, Is there yet a man to come hither? And Jehovah answered, Behold, he hath hid himself among the baggage.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So they put another question to the Lord, Is the man present here? And the answer of the Lord was, He is keeping himself from view among the goods.
- Basic English Bible

Therefore they inquired of Jehovah further, Will the man yet come hither? And Jehovah answered, Behold, he hath hid himself among the baggage.
- Darby Bible

Therefore they inquired of the LORD further, if the man would yet come thither. And the LORD answered, Behold, he hath hid himself among the stuff.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore they asked of Yahweh further, "Is there yet a man to come here?" Yahweh answered, "Behold, he has hidden himself among the baggage."
- World English Bible

And they ask again at Jehovah, `Hath the man yet come hither?' and Jehovah saith, `Lo, he hath been hidden near the vessels.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Therefore they asked of the LORD further: 'Is there yet a man come hither?' And the LORD answered: 'Behold, he hath hid himself among the baggage.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 10:22


10:22 Enquired - Either by Urim or Thummim, which was the usual way of enquiry. Or, by Samuel, who by his prayer procured an answer. Stuff - Among the carriages or baggage of the people there assembled. This he probably did, from a sense of his own unworthiness.


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