Parallel Verses

King James Version

And the Spirit of God came upon Saul when he heard those tidings, and his anger was kindled greatly.

New American Standard Bible

Then the Spirit of God came upon Saul mightily when he heard these words, and he became very angry.

Holman Bible

When Saul heard these words, the Spirit of God suddenly took control of him, and his anger burned furiously.

International Standard Version

When Saul heard these words, the Spirit of God came on him, and he was very angry.

A Conservative Version

And the Spirit of God came mightily upon Saul when he heard those words, and his anger was greatly kindled.

American Standard Version

And the Spirit of God came mightily upon Saul when he heard those words, and his anger was kindled greatly.

Amplified

The Spirit of God came mightily upon Saul when he heard those tidings, and his anger was greatly kindled.

Bible in Basic English

And at their words, the spirit of God came on Saul with power, and he became very angry.

Darby Translation

And the Spirit of God came upon Saul when he heard those words, and his anger was kindled greatly.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the Spirit of God prospered Saul when he heard those tidings, and his anger was kindled greatly.

Julia Smith Translation

And the spirit of God will fall suddenly upon Saul in his hearing these words, and his anger will kindle greatly.

King James 2000

And the spirit of God came upon Saul when he heard those tidings, and his anger was kindled greatly.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the Spirit of God rushed upon Saul when he heard these words, and {he became very angry}.

Modern King James verseion

And the Spirit of God came powerfully on Saul when he heard those words, and his anger was kindled greatly.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then came the spirit of God upon Saul, when he heard those tidings, and he was exceeding angry.

NET Bible

The Spirit of God rushed upon Saul when he heard these words, and he became very angry.

New Heart English Bible

The Spirit of God came mightily on Saul when he heard those words, and his anger was kindled greatly.

The Emphasized Bible

And the Spirit of God came suddenly upon Saul, when he heard these words, - and his anger raged furiously.

Webster

And the Spirit of God came upon Saul when he heard those tidings, and his anger was kindled greatly.

World English Bible

The Spirit of God came mightily on Saul when he heard those words, and his anger was kindled greatly.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the Spirit of God doth prosper over Saul, in his hearing these words, and his anger burneth greatly,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the Spirit
רוּח 
Ruwach 
Usage: 378

of God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

צלח צלח 
Tsalach 
Usage: 66

שׁאוּל 
Sha'uwl 
Usage: 406

דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

References

Context Readings

Saul Defeats The Ammonites

5 And, behold, Saul came after the herd out of the field; and Saul said, What aileth the people that they weep? And they told him the tidings of the men of Jabesh. 6 And the Spirit of God came upon Saul when he heard those tidings, and his anger was kindled greatly. 7 And he took a yoke of oxen, and hewed them in pieces, and sent them throughout all the coasts of Israel by the hands of messengers, saying, Whosoever cometh not forth after Saul and after Samuel, so shall it be done unto his oxen. And the fear of the LORD fell on the people, and they came out with one consent.


Cross References

1 Samuel 10:10

And when they came thither to the hill, behold, a company of prophets met him; and the Spirit of God came upon him, and he prophesied among them.

Judges 3:10

And the Spirit of the LORD came upon him, and he judged Israel, and went out to war: and the LORD delivered Chushanrishathaim king of Mesopotamia into his hand; and his hand prevailed against Chushanrishathaim.

Judges 6:34

But the Spirit of the LORD came upon Gideon, and he blew a trumpet; and Abiezer was gathered after him.

Judges 13:25

And the Spirit of the LORD began to move him at times in the camp of Dan between Zorah and Eshtaol.

Judges 14:6

And the Spirit of the LORD came mightily upon him, and he rent him as he would have rent a kid, and he had nothing in his hand: but he told not his father or his mother what he had done.

1 Samuel 16:13

Then Samuel took the horn of oil, and anointed him in the midst of his brethren: and the Spirit of the LORD came upon David from that day forward. So Samuel rose up, and went to Ramah.

Judges 11:29

Then the Spirit of the LORD came upon Jephthah, and he passed over Gilead, and Manasseh, and passed over Mizpeh of Gilead, and from Mizpeh of Gilead he passed over unto the children of Ammon.

Exodus 32:19

And it came to pass, as soon as he came nigh unto the camp, that he saw the calf, and the dancing: and Moses' anger waxed hot, and he cast the tables out of his hands, and brake them beneath the mount.

Numbers 12:3

(Now the man Moses was very meek, above all the men which were upon the face of the earth.)

Mark 3:5

And when he had looked round about on them with anger, being grieved for the hardness of their hearts, he saith unto the man, Stretch forth thine hand. And he stretched it out: and his hand was restored whole as the other.

Ephesians 4:26

Be ye angry, and sin not: let not the sun go down upon your wrath:

Holman Christian Standard Bible®, Copyright © 1999, 2000, 2002, 2003, 2009 by Holman Bible Publishers.

International Standard Version Copyright © 1996-2008 by the ISV Foundation.

New American Standard Bible Copyright ©1960, 1962, 1963, 1968, 1971, 1972, 1973, 1975, 1977, 1995 by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved. For Permission to Quote Information visit http://www.lockman.org

NET Bible copyright © 1996-2006 by Biblical Studies Press, L.L.C. NetBible

Basic English, produced by Mr C. K. Ogden of the Orthological Institute - public domain