1 Kings 5:4

“But now the Lord my God hath giuen me rest on euery side, so that there is neither aduersary, nor euill occurrent.”

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Other Translations

But now the LORD my God hath given me rest on every side, [so that there is] neither adversary nor evil occurrent.
- King James Version

"But now the LORD my God has given me rest on every side; there is neither adversary nor misfortune.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

But now Jehovah my God hath given me rest on every side; there is neither adversary, nor evil occurrence.
- American Standard Version (1901)

But now the Lord my God has given me rest on every side; no one is making trouble, and no evil is taking place.
- Basic English Bible

But now Jehovah my God has given me rest on every side: there is neither adversary nor evil event.
- Darby Bible

But now the LORD my God hath given me rest on every side, so that there is neither adversary nor evil occurrent.
- Webster's Bible

But now Yahweh my God has given me rest on every side. There is neither adversary, nor evil occurrence.
- World English Bible

`And now, Jehovah my God hath given rest to me round about, there is no adversary nor evil occurrence,
- Youngs Literal Bible

(5:18) But now the LORD my God hath given me rest on every side; there is neither adversary, nor evil occurrence.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for 1 Kings 5

  • Anne


    Coming together and working together to build the House of the Lord is a good thing. "Behold how good and how pleasant it is for brethren to dwell together in unity". Ps. 133



  • Josiah Dibiah
    . * . God carefully choose Solomon and endowed him with wisdom majorly for purpose of building the Temple which is symbole of the Church (body of Christ) Today. Christ the cheif corner Stone - our Rock of Ages, He is foundation of the Church.
  • Ogo Anyaeche
    God is a covenant keeping God. He fulfilled it the house of David
    By making solomon king and verse 12 iving him the wisdom as He romiised
  • Olivia
    God is a awsome God we serve. Just keep the faith
  • RALPH WATERS
    IN STUDY OF THIS CHAPTER. IS SEE HOW THE LORD WILL PROVIDE OUR EVERY NEED WITH ABUNDANCE.
  • Muyiwa Mepaiyeda
    Chapter 5 shows us how awesome God is. His greatness was demonstrated in His benevolence to Solomon. He blessed him so much that he became a blessing like Abraham and through this many came to hear of his God.

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