Parallel Verses

World English Bible

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

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.

International Standard Version

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

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 Saul said, "Disperse yourselves among the people, and tell them, 'Bring me here every man his ox, and every man his sheep, and kill them here, and eat; and don't sin against Yahweh in eating meat with the blood.'" All the people brought every man his ox with him that night, and killed them there. 35 Saul built an altar to Yahweh. This was the first altar that he built to Yahweh. 36 Saul said, "Let us go down after the Philistines by night, and take spoil among them until the morning light, and let us not leave a man of them." They said, "Do whatever seems good to you." Then the priest said, "Let us draw near here to God."


Cross References

1 Samuel 7:17

His return was to Ramah, for there was his house; and there he judged Israel: and he built there an altar to Yahweh.

Judges 21:4

It happened on the next day that the people rose early, and built there an altar, and offered burnt offerings and peace offerings.

1 Samuel 7:9

Samuel took a suckling lamb, and offered it for a whole burnt offering to Yahweh: and Samuel cried to Yahweh for Israel; and Yahweh answered him.

1 Samuel 7:12

Then Samuel took a stone, and set it between Mizpah and Shen, and called its name Ebenezer, saying, "Yahweh helped us until now."

Hosea 8:14

For Israel has forgotten his Maker and built palaces; and Judah has multiplied fortified cities; but I will send a fire on his cities, and it will devour its fortresses."

2 Timothy 3:5

holding a form of godliness, but having denied its power. Turn away from these, also.

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