1 Kings 19:5

“And as hee lay and slept vnder a Iuniper tree, behold then, an Angel touched him, and sayd vnto him, Arise, and eate.”

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And as he lay and slept under a juniper tree, behold, then an angel touched him, and said unto him, Arise [and] eat.
- King James Version

He lay down and slept under a juniper tree; and behold, there was an angel touching him, and he said to him, "Arise, eat."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he lay down and slept under a juniper-tree; and, behold, an angel touched him, and said unto him, Arise and eat.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And stretching himself on the earth, he went to sleep under the broom-plant; but an angel, touching him, said to him, Get up and have some food.
- Basic English Bible

And he lay down and slept under the broom-bush. And behold, an angel touched him, and said to him, Arise, eat!
- Darby Bible

And as he lay and slept under a juniper-tree, behold, then an angel touched him, and said to him, Arise and eat.
- Webster's Bible

He lay down and slept under a juniper tree; and behold, an angel touched him, and said to him, "Arise and eat!"
- World English Bible

And he lieth down and sleepeth under a certain retem-tree, and lo, a messenger cometh against him, and saith to him, `Rise, eat;'
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he lay down and slept under a broom-tree; and, behold, an angel touched him, and said unto him: 'Arise and eat.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for 1 Kings 19

  • Sunday Oladimeji
    The principle of greatness is service. Elisha was a powerful, hardworking and successful farmer during his time. Yet, he ministered or served Elijah verse 21b . No wonder then that he became a great prophet and performed more miracles than his boss Elijah .Principle has no respect of persons. Therefore, the principle of greatness which is service, absolutely worked for Elisha after Elijah's demise
  • Frankzdrrik
    verse 18 reminds us that in ancient time, god himself marked his choosen ones if his people turn away from him to worship baal or satan and his allies..so in our modern time,as god's people once again influenced by baal or satan and his allies by compulsive marking of 666,there are still some who refused to received that mark because the true god inspired them not to receive the mark
  • Warrensauff
    those things that takes its person's reasoning powers the idea reasoning powers, or else intelligence Quotient, constantly represents a get on an examination when apr's the subject's intellectual ability as as opposed to general public. reasoning powers trials apply a standard range due to 100 currently being the mean get. on most studies, A score stuck between 90 in addition,yet 110, maybe the
  • Geofrey
    Glory be to God


  • Janet
    V. 5 Father, thank You for being my provider.
  • DAkeith
    We all have situations rise up . Without my daily devotion I would miss Gods word to me

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