1 Samuel 8:22

“And the LORD said to Samuel, Hearken unto their voice, and make them a king. And Samuel said unto the men of Israel, Go ye every man unto his city.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And the Lord said to Samuel, Hearken vnto their voyce, and make them a King. And Samuel said vnto the men of Israel, Goe yee euery man vnto his citie.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

The LORD said to Samuel, "Listen to their voice and appoint them a king. So Samuel said to the men of Israel, "Go every man to his city.""
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jehovah said to Samuel, Hearken unto their voice, and make them a king. And Samuel said unto the men of Israel, Go ye every man unto his city.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the Lord said to Samuel, Give ear to their voice and make a king for them. Then Samuel said to the men of Israel, Let every man go back to his town.
- Basic English Bible

And Jehovah said to Samuel, Hearken unto their voice, and make them a king. And Samuel said to the men of Israel, Go ye every man to his city.
- Darby Bible

And the LORD said to Samuel, Hearken to their voice, and make them a king. And Samuel said to the men of Israel, Go ye every man to his city.
- Webster's Bible

Yahweh said to Samuel, "Listen to their voice, and make them a king." Samuel said to the men of Israel, "Every man go to his city."
- World English Bible

and Jehovah saith unto Samuel, `Hearken to their voice, and thou hast caused to reign over them a king.' And Samuel saith unto the men of Israel, `Go ye each to his city.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the LORD said to Samuel: 'Hearken unto their voice, and make them a king.' And Samuel said unto the men of Israel: 'Go ye every man unto his city.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 1 Samuel 8:22


8:22 Go - Betake yourselves to your several occasions, till you hear more from me in this matter.


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