Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

Then Jehu gathered all the people and said to them, “Ahab served Baal a little; Jehu will serve him much.

King James Version

And Jehu gathered all the people together, and said unto them, Ahab served Baal a little; but Jehu shall serve him much.

Holman Bible

Then Jehu brought all the people together and said to them, “Ahab served Baal a little, but Jehu will serve him a lot.

International Standard Version

Then Jehu assembled all the people and announced to them, "Ahab served Baal a little, but Jehu will serve him a lot!

A Conservative Version

And Jehu gathered all the people together, and said to them, Ahab served Baal a little, but Jehu will serve him much.

American Standard Version

And Jehu gathered all the people together, and said unto them, Ahab served Baal a little; but Jehu will serve him much.

Amplified

Jehu assembled all the people and said [in pretense] to them, “Ahab served Baal a little; Jehu will serve him much [more].

Bible in Basic English

Then Jehu got all the people together and said to them, Ahab was Baal's servant in a small way, but Jehu will be his servant on a great scale.

Darby Translation

And Jehu gathered all the people together, and said to them, Ahab served Baal a little: Jehu will serve him much.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehu will gather together all the people, and say to them, Ahab served Baal a little; Jehu will serve him much.

King James 2000

And Jehu gathered all the people together, and said unto them, Ahab served Baal a little; but Jehu shall serve him much.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Jehu assembled all of the people and said to them, "Ahab served Baal a little, but Jehu will worship him greatly.

Modern King James verseion

And Jehu gathered all the people together, and said to them, Ahab served Baal a little, but Jehu shall serve him much.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

After that, Jehu gathered all the people together and said to them, "Ahab served Baal a little: but Jehu shall serve him a good.

NET Bible

Jehu assembled all the people and said to them, "Ahab worshiped Baal a little; Jehu will worship him with great devotion.

New Heart English Bible

Jehu gathered all the people together, and said to them, "Ahab served Baal a little; but Jehu will serve him much.

The Emphasized Bible

Then Jehu gathered together all the people, and said unto them, - Ahab, served Baal, a little, - Jehu, will serve him, much.

Webster

And Jehu convened all the people, and said to them, Ahab served Baal a little; but Jehu shall serve him much.

World English Bible

Jehu gathered all the people together, and said to them, "Ahab served Baal a little; but Jehu will serve him much.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jehu gathereth the whole of the people, and saith unto them, 'Ahab served Baal a little -- Jehu doth serve him much:

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יהוּא 
Yehuw' 
Usage: 58

קבץ 
Qabats 
Usage: 127

all the people
עם 
`am 
Usage: 1867

קבץ 
Qabats 
Usage: 127

and said

Usage: 0

אחב אחאב 
'Ach'ab 
Usage: 93

עבד 
`abad 
Usage: 288

בּעל 
Ba`al 
Usage: 81

a little
מעט מעט 
M@`at 
Usage: 101

but Jehu
יהוּא 
Yehuw' 
Usage: 58

עבד 
`abad 
Usage: 288

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

Jehu Purges The Baal Worshipers

17 When he came to Samaria, he killed all who remained to Ahab in Samaria, until he had destroyed him, according to the word of the Lord which He spoke to Elijah. 18 Then Jehu gathered all the people and said to them, “Ahab served Baal a little; Jehu will serve him much. 19 Now, summon all the prophets of Baal, all his worshipers and all his priests; let no one be missing, for I have a great sacrifice for Baal; whoever is missing shall not live.” But Jehu did it in cunning, so that he might destroy the worshipers of Baal.


Cross References

1 Kings 16:31-32

It came about, as though it had been a trivial thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, that he married Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal king of the Sidonians, and went to serve Baal and worshiped him.

1 Kings 18:19

Now then send and gather to me all Israel at Mount Carmel, together with 450 prophets of Baal and 400 prophets of the Asherah, who eat at Jezebel’s table.”

1 Kings 18:22

Then Elijah said to the people, “I alone am left a prophet of the Lord, but Baal’s prophets are 450 men.

1 Kings 18:40

Then Elijah said to them, “Seize the prophets of Baal; do not let one of them escape.” So they seized them; and Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon, and slew them there.

2 Kings 3:2

He did evil in the sight of the Lord, though not like his father and his mother; for he put away the sacred pillar of Baal which his father had made.

Job 13:7

“Will you speak what is unjust for God,
And speak what is deceitful for Him?

Romans 3:8

And why not say (as we are slanderously reported and as some claim that we say), “Let us do evil that good may come”? Their condemnation is just.

Philippians 4:8

Finally, brethren, whatever is true, whatever is honorable, whatever is right, whatever is pure, whatever is lovely, whatever is of good repute, if there is any excellence and if anything worthy of praise, dwell on these things.

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