1 Samuel 14:38

“And Saul said, Draw ye near hither, all the chief of the people: and know and see wherein this sin hath been this day.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Samuel 14:38

And Saul said, Draw yee neere hither all the chiefe of the people: and know and see, wherein this sinne hath beene this day.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Saul said, "Draw near here, all you chiefs of the people, and investigate and see how this sin has happened today.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Saul said, Draw nigh hither, all ye chiefs of the people; and know and see wherein this sin hath been this day.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Saul said, Come near, all you chiefs of the people, and let us get word from God and see in whom is this sin today.
- Basic English Bible

And Saul said, Draw ye near hither, all the heads of the people; and know and see wherein this sin has been this day.
- Darby Bible

And Saul said, Draw ye near hither all the chief of the people: and know and see wherein this sin hath been this day.
- Webster's Bible

Saul said, "Draw near here, all you chiefs of the people; and know and see in which this sin has been this day.
- World English Bible

And Saul saith, `Draw ye nigh hither all, the chiefs of the people, and know and see in what this sin hath been to-day;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Saul said: 'Draw nigh hither, all ye chiefs of the people; and know and see wherein this sin hath been this day.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Samuel 14:38

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 14:38


14:36 Draw near - To the ark, in order to enquire of God.

14:39 Answered - None of those who saw Jonathan eating, informed against him; because they were satisfied that his ignorance excused him; and from their great love to Jonathan, whom they would not expose to death for so small an offence.


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