1 Samuel 18:12

“And Saul was afraid of David, because the LORD was with him, and was departed from Saul.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 1 Samuel 18:12

And Saul was afraid of Dauid, because the Lord was with him, and was departed from Saul.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Now Saul was afraid of David, for the LORD was with him but had departed from Saul.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Saul was afraid of David, because Jehovah was with him, and was departed from Saul.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Saul went in fear of David, because the Lord was with David and had gone away from Saul.
- Basic English Bible

And Saul was afraid of David, because Jehovah was with him, and had departed from Saul.
- Darby Bible

And Saul was afraid of David, because the LORD was with him, and had departed from Saul.
- Webster's Bible

Saul was afraid of David, because Yahweh was with him, and was departed from Saul.
- World English Bible

And Saul is afraid of the presence of David, for Jehovah hath been with him, and from Saul He hath turned aside;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Saul was afraid of David, because the LORD was with him, and was departed from Saul.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 1 Samuel 18:12

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 18:12


18:12 Afraid - Lest as he had gained the favour of God and of all the people, he should also take away his kingdom.


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