Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

Saul built an altar to the LORD; it was the first altar that he built to the LORD.

New American Standard Bible

And Saul built an altar to the Lord; it was the first altar that he built to the Lord.

King James Version

And Saul built an altar unto the LORD: the same was the first altar that he built unto the LORD.

Holman Bible

Then Saul built an altar to the Lord; it was the first time he had built an altar to the Lord.

A Conservative Version

And Saul built an altar to LORD; the same was the first altar that he built to LORD.

American Standard Version

And Saul built an altar unto Jehovah: the same was the first altar that he built unto Jehovah.

Amplified

And Saul built an altar to the Lord; it was the first altar that he built to the Lord.

Bible in Basic English

And Saul put up an altar to the Lord: this was the first altar which he put up to the Lord.

Darby Translation

And Saul built an altar to Jehovah: this was the first altar he built to Jehovah.

Julia Smith Translation

And Saul will build an altar to Jehovah: this altar he began to build to Jehovah.

King James 2000

And Saul built an altar unto the LORD: the same was the first altar that he built unto the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Saul built an altar to Yahweh; {it was the first altar he built} to Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

And Saul built an altar to Jehovah. The same was the first altar that he built to Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Saul made an altar unto the LORD. And that was the first altar that he made unto the LORD.

NET Bible

Then Saul built an altar for the Lord; it was the first time he had built an altar for the Lord.

New Heart English Bible

Saul built an altar to the LORD. This was the first altar that he built to the LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

And Saul built an altar unto Yahweh, - the same, was the first altar that he built unto Yahweh.

Webster

And Saul built an altar to the LORD: the same was the first altar that he built to the LORD:

World English Bible

Saul built an altar to Yahweh. This was the first altar that he built to Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Saul buildeth an alter to Jehovah; with it he hath begun to build altars to Jehovah.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁאוּל 
Sha'uwl 
Usage: 406

בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

an altar
מזבּח 
Mizbeach 
Usage: 401

unto the Lord

Usage: 0

מזבּח 
Mizbeach 
Usage: 401

that he built
בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

References

Context Readings

Jonathan Rescued From His Father Saul

34 Then Saul said, "Disperse yourselves among the soldiers and say to them, "Let each man bring his ox and his sheep to me, and you are to slaughter them here and eat. But don't sin against the LORD by eating meat with the blood.'" So every soldier brought his ox with him that night, and they slaughtered them there. 35 Saul built an altar to the LORD; it was the first altar that he built to the LORD. 36 Saul said, "Let's go down after the Philistines tonight and plunder them until dawn, and let's not leave a single one of them alive." They said, "Do whatever seems good to you!" But the priest said, "Let's draw near to God here."


Cross References

1 Samuel 7:17

He would return to Ramah because his house was there, and judged Israel from there. He also built an altar to the LORD there.

Judges 21:4

The next day, the people got up early, built an altar, and offered burnt offerings and peace offerings.

1 Samuel 7:9

Then Samuel took a nursing lamb and offered it as a whole burnt offering to the LORD. Samuel cried out to the LORD on behalf of Israel, and the LORD answered him.

1 Samuel 7:12

Then Samuel took a stone, placed it between Mizpah and Shen and named it Ebenezer. He said, "The LORD has helped us this far."

Hosea 8:14

"Israel has neglected its maker in building palaces. Judah has multiplied its fortified cities, but I will send fire to their cities, and it will consume their fortresses."

2 Timothy 3:5

They will hold to an outward form of godliness but deny its power. Stay away from such people.

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