1 Samuel 3:2

“And it came to pass at that time, when Eli was laid down in his place, and his eyes began to wax dim, that he could not see;”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And it came to passe at that time, when Eli was layd downe in his place, and his eyes beganne to waxe dimme, that he could not see;
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

It happened at that time as Eli was lying down in his place (now his eyesight had begun to grow dim {and} he could not see {well),}
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And it came to pass at that time, when Eli was laid down in his place (now his eyes had begun to wax dim, so that he could not see),
- American Standard Version (1901)

And at that time, when Eli was resting in his place, (now his eyes were becoming clouded so that he was not able to see,)
- Basic English Bible

And it came to pass at that time, when Eli lay in his place (now his eyes began to grow dim, he could not see),
- Darby Bible

And it came to pass at that time, when Eli was laid down in his place, and his eyes began to grow dim, that he could not see;
- Webster's Bible

It happened at that time, when Eli was laid down in his place (now his eyes had begun to grow dim, so that he could not see),
- World English Bible

And it cometh to pass, at that time, that Eli is lying down in his place, and his eyes have begun to be dim -- he is not able to see.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And it came to pass at that time, when Eli was laid down in his place--now his eyes had begun to wax dim, that he could not see--
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 3:2


3:2 His place - In the court of the tabernacle.


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