Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

In the memos, she wrote the following directives: "Proclaim a public fast and seat Naboth in the front row.

New American Standard Bible

Now she wrote in the letters, saying, "Proclaim a fast and seat Naboth at the head of the people;

King James Version

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people:

Holman Bible

In the letters, she wrote:Proclaim a fast and seat Naboth at the head of the people.

A Conservative Version

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people.

American Standard Version

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people:

Amplified

And in the letters she said, Proclaim a fast and set Naboth up high among the people.

Bible in Basic English

And in the letter she said, Let a time of public sorrow be fixed, and put Naboth at the head of the people;

Darby Translation

And she wrote in the letter saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth at the head of the people;

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast and set Naboth at the head of the people

Julia Smith Translation

And she will write in the letters, Saying, Call a fast; set Naboth in the head of the people:

King James 2000

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people:

Lexham Expanded Bible

She had written in the letters, saying, "Call a fast and seat Naboth at the head of the people.

Modern King James verseion

And she wrote in the letter, saying, Proclaim a fast and set Naboth on high among the people.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And she wrote in the letter, saying, "Proclaim fasting and set Naboth on high among the people,

NET Bible

This is what she wrote: "Observe a time of fasting and seat Naboth in front of the people.

New Heart English Bible

She wrote in the letters, saying, "Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people.

The Emphasized Bible

Now she wrote in the letters, saying, - Proclaim ye a fast, and cause Naboth to sit at the head of the people;

Webster

And she wrote in the letters, saying, Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people:

World English Bible

She wrote in the letters, saying, "Proclaim a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people.

Youngs Literal Translation

and she writeth in the letters, saying, 'Proclaim a fast, and cause Naboth to sit at the head of the people,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
כּתב 
Kathab 
Usage: 223

in the letters
ספרה ספר 
Cepher 
Usage: 186

קרא 
Qara' 
Usage: 736

a fast
צם צום 
Tsowm 
Usage: 26

and set
ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

נבות 
Nabowth 
Usage: 22

on high
ראשׁ 
Ro'sh 
Usage: 598

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

The Vineyard Of Naboth The Jezreelite

8 So she wrote some memos in Ahab's name, set his personal seal to them, and sent them to the elders and nobles who lived with Naboth in his city. 9 In the memos, she wrote the following directives: "Proclaim a public fast and seat Naboth in the front row. 10 Seat two wicked men in front of him, and make them testify against him. Tell them to claim "You cursed God and the king.' Then take him out and stone him to death."


Cross References

Genesis 34:13-17

But Jacob's sons answered Shechem and his father Hamor deceptively, because Shechem had dishonored their sister Dinah.

Isaiah 58:4

"Look! You fast only for quarreling, and for fighting, and for hitting with wicked fists. You cannot fast as you do today and have your voice heard on high.

Matthew 2:8

and sent them to Bethlehem. He told them, "As you go, search carefully for the child. When you find him, tell me so that I, too, may go and worship him."

Matthew 23:13

"How terrible it will be for you, scribes and Pharisees, you hypocrites! You shut the door to the kingdom from heaven in people's faces. You don't go in yourselves, and you don't allow those who are trying to enter to go in.

Luke 20:47

They devour widows' houses and say long prayers to cover it up. They will receive greater condemnation!"

John 18:28

Then Jesus was led from Caiaphas to the governor's headquarters early in the morning. The Jews did not go into the headquarters, to avoid becoming unclean and unable to eat the Passover meal.

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