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

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

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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