Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Samuel said, "Why then do you ask me, since the LORD has departed from you and has become your adversary?

King James Version

Then said Samuel, Wherefore then dost thou ask of me, seeing the LORD is departed from thee, and is become thine enemy?

Holman Bible

Samuel answered, "Since the Lord has turned away from you and has become your enemy, why are you asking me?

International Standard Version

Samuel said, "Why do you ask me, since the LORD has departed from you and become your enemy?

A Conservative Version

And Samuel said, Why then do thou ask of me, since LORD departed from thee, and has become thine adversary?

American Standard Version

And Samuel said, Wherefore then dost thou ask of me, seeing Jehovah is departed from thee, and is become thine adversary?

Amplified

Samuel said, Why then do you ask me, seeing that the Lord has turned from you and has become your enemy?

Bible in Basic English

And Samuel said, Why do you put your questions to me, seeing that God has gone away from you and is on the side of him who is against you?

Darby Translation

And Samuel said, Why then dost thou inquire of me, seeing Jehovah is departed from thee, and is become thine enemy?

Jubilee 2000 Bible

Then Samuel said, Why then dost thou ask of me, seeing the LORD is departed from thee, and is become thy enemy?

Julia Smith Translation

And Samuel will say, Why wilt thou ask of me, and Jehovah departed from thee and he will be thine enemy?

King James 2000

Then said Samuel, Why then do you ask of me, seeing the LORD has departed from you, and has become your enemy?

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Samuel said, "Why do you ask me, since Yahweh has turned away from you and has become your enemy?

Modern King James verseion

And Samuel said, Why then do you ask me, since Jehovah has left you and has become your enemy?

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Then said Samuel, "Wherefore dost thou ask of me? While the LORD is gone from thee and is thine enemy,

NET Bible

Samuel said, "Why are you asking me, now that the Lord has turned away from you and has become your enemy?

New Heart English Bible

Samuel said, "Why then do you ask of me, since the LORD has departed from you and has become your adversary?

The Emphasized Bible

Then said Samuel, Wherefore, then, shouldst thou ask me, - when, Yahweh, hath turned away from thee, and hath come to be with thy neighbour?

Webster

Then said Samuel, Why then dost thou ask of me, seeing the LORD hath departed from thee, and hath become thy enemy?

World English Bible

Samuel said, "Why then do you ask of me, since Yahweh has departed from you and has become your adversary?

Youngs Literal Translation

And Samuel saith, 'And why dost thou ask me, and Jehovah hath turned aside from thee, and is thine enemy?

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
שׁמוּאל 
Sh@muw'el 
Usage: 140

שׁאל שׁאל 
Sha'al 
Usage: 172

of me, seeing the Lord

Usage: 0

שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

References

Context Readings

Saul And The Medium

15 Then Samuel said to Saul, "Why have you disturbed me by bringing me up?" And Saul answered, "I am greatly distressed; for the Philistines are waging war against me, and God has departed from me and no longer answers me, either through prophets or by dreams; therefore I have called you, that you may make known to me what I should do." 16 Samuel said, "Why then do you ask me, since the LORD has departed from you and has become your adversary? 17 "The LORD has done accordingly as He spoke through me; for the LORD has torn the kingdom out of your hand and given it to your neighbor, to David.



Cross References

Judges 5:31

"Thus let all Your enemies perish, O LORD; But let those who love Him be like the rising of the sun in its might." And the land was undisturbed for forty years.

2 Kings 6:27

He said, "If the LORD does not help you, from where shall I help you? From the threshing floor, or from the wine press?"

Psalm 68:1-3

Let God arise, let His enemies be scattered, And let those who hate Him flee before Him.

Lamentations 2:5

The Lord has become like an enemy He has swallowed up Israel; He has swallowed up all its palaces, He has destroyed its strongholds And multiplied in the daughter of Judah Mourning and moaning.

Revelation 18:20

"Rejoice over her, O heaven, and you saints and apostles and prophets, because God has pronounced judgment for you against her."

Revelation 18:24-6

"And in her was found the blood of prophets and of saints and of all who have been slain on the earth."

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