1 Samuel 18:13

“Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Therefore Saul remooued him from him, and made him his captaine ouer a thousand, and hee went out and came in before the people.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

Therefore Saul removed him from his presence and appointed him as his commander of a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So Saul sent him away, and made him a captain over a thousand; and he went about his business before the people.
- Basic English Bible

And Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.
- Darby Bible

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.
- Webster's Bible

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.
- World English Bible

and Saul turneth him aside from him, and appointeth him to himself head of a thousand, and he goeth out an cometh in, before the people.
- Youngs Literal Bible

Therefore Saul removed him from him, and made him his captain over a thousand; and he went out and came in before the people.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 18:13


18:13 Removed him from him - From his presence and court; which he did, because he feared lest David should find an opportunity to kill him, as he had designed to kill David; because his presence now made him more sad than ever his musick made him chearful: and principally, that hereby he might expose him to the greatest hazards.


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