1 Kings 11:10
New International Version
Although he had forbidden Solomon to follow other gods, Solomon did not keep the LORD's command.

New Living Translation
He had warned Solomon specifically about worshiping other gods, but Solomon did not listen to the LORD’s command.

English Standard Version
and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods. But he did not keep what the LORD commanded.

Berean Study Bible
Although He had warned Solomon explicitly not to follow other gods, Solomon did not keep the LORD’s command.

King James Bible
And had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods: but he kept not that which the LORD commanded.

New King James Version
and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods; but he did not keep what the LORD had commanded.

New American Standard Bible
and had commanded him regarding this thing, that he was not to follow other gods; but he did not comply with what the LORD had commanded.

NASB 1995
and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods; but he did not observe what the LORD had commanded.

NASB 1977
and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods; but he did not observe what the LORD had commanded.

Amplified Bible
and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not follow other gods; but he did not observe (remember, obey) what the LORD had commanded.

Christian Standard Bible
He had commanded him about this, so that he would not follow other gods, but Solomon did not do what the LORD had commanded.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He had commanded him about this, so that he would not follow other gods, but Solomon did not do what the LORD had commanded.

American Standard Version
and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods: but he kept not that which Jehovah commanded.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he commanded him about this matter, that he would not go after the gods of the Gentiles, and he did not keep the thing that LORD JEHOVAH commanded him.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
and charged him concerning this matter, by no means to go after other gods, but to take heed to do what the Lord God commanded him; neither was his heart perfect with the Lord, according to the heart of David his father.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not follow strange gods: but he kept not the things which the Lord commanded him.

English Revised Version
and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods: but he kept not that which the LORD commanded.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
God had given him commands about this. [He told him] not to follow other gods. But Solomon did not obey God's command.

International Standard Version
and warned him about this so he would not pursue other gods. But he did not obey what the LORD had commanded,

JPS Tanakh 1917
and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods; but he kept not that which the LORD commanded.

Literal Standard Version
and given a charge to him concerning this thing, not to go after other gods; and he has not kept that which YHWH commanded,

NET Bible
and had warned him about this very thing, so that he would not follow other gods. But he did not obey the LORD's command.

New Heart English Bible
and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods. But he did not obey that which the LORD commanded.

World English Bible
and had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods: but he didn't keep that which Yahweh commanded.

Young's Literal Translation
and given a charge unto him concerning this thing, not to go after other gods; and he hath not kept that which Jehovah commanded,

Additional Translations ...
Context
God's Anger Against Solomon
9Now the LORD grew angry with Solomon, because his heart had turned away from the LORD, the God of Israel, who had appeared to him twice. 10Although He had warned Solomon explicitly not to follow other gods, Solomon did not keep the LORD’s command. 11Then the LORD said to Solomon, “Because you have done this and have not kept My covenant and My statutes, which I have commanded you, I will tear the kingdom away from you and give it to your servant.…

Cross References
1 Kings 6:12
"As for this temple you are building, if you walk in My statutes, carry out My ordinances, and keep all My commandments by walking in them, I will fulfill through you the promise I made to your father David.

1 Kings 9:6
But if indeed you or your sons turn away from following Me and do not keep the commandments and statutes I have set before you, and if you go off to serve and worship other gods,

1 Kings 9:7
then I will cut off Israel from the land that I have given them, and I will banish from My presence this temple I have sanctified for My Name. Then Israel will become an object of scorn and ridicule among all peoples.


Treasury of Scripture

And had commanded him concerning this thing, that he should not go after other gods: but he kept not that which the LORD commanded.

commanded

1 Kings 6:12,13
Concerning this house which thou art in building, if thou wilt walk in my statutes, and execute my judgments, and keep all my commandments to walk in them; then will I perform my word with thee, which I spake unto David thy father: …

1 Kings 9:4-7
And if thou wilt walk before me, as David thy father walked, in integrity of heart, and in uprightness, to do according to all that I have commanded thee, and wilt keep my statutes and my judgments: …

2 Chronicles 7:17-22
And as for thee, if thou wilt walk before me, as David thy father walked, and do according to all that I have commanded thee, and shalt observe my statutes and my judgments; …









Verse 10. - And had commanded him concerning this thing [1 Kings 9:6] that he should not go after other gods: but he kept not that which the Lord commanded.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
Although He had warned [Solomon]
וְצִוָּ֤ה (wə·ṣiw·wāh)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Piel - Conjunctive perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6680: To lay charge (upon), give charge (to), command, order

explicitly
עַל־ (‘al-)
Preposition
Strong's 5921: Above, over, upon, against

not
לְבִ֨לְתִּי־ (lə·ḇil·tî-)
Preposition-l
Strong's 1115: A failure of, not, except, without, unless, besides, because not, until

to follow
לֶ֔כֶת (le·ḵeṯ)
Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct
Strong's 1980: To go, come, walk

other
אֲחֵרִ֑ים (’ă·ḥê·rîm)
Adjective - masculine plural
Strong's 312: Hinder, next, other

gods,
אֱלֹהִ֣ים (’ĕ·lō·hîm)
Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative

Solomon did not
וְלֹ֣א (wə·lō)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

observe
שָׁמַ֔ר (šā·mar)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 8104: To hedge about, guard, to protect, attend to

what
אֲשֶׁר־ (’ă·šer-)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

the LORD
יְהוָֽה׃ (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

had commanded.
צִוָּ֖ה (ṣiw·wāh)
Verb - Piel - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6680: To lay charge (upon), give charge (to), command, order


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