New American Standard Bible
So with the stones he built an altar in the name of the LORD, and he made a trench around the altar, large enough to hold two measures of seed.
King James Bible
And with the stones he built an altar in the name of the LORD: and he made a trench about the altar, as great as would contain two measures of seed.
Darby Bible Translation
and with the stones he built an altar in the name of Jehovah, and made a trench round about the altar, of the capacity of two measures of seed;
World English Bible
With the stones he built an altar in the name of Yahweh. He made a trench around the altar, large enough to contain two measures of seed.
Young's Literal Translation
and he buildeth with the stones an altar, in the name of Jehovah, and maketh a trench, as about the space of two measures of seed, round about the altar.
1 Kings 18:32 Parallel
CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
He built an altar in the name of the Lord - i. e., calling, as he built it, on the name of Yahweh, and so dedicating it to His service.
Two measures of seed - literally, "two seahs of seed." The seah contained about three gallons.
LibraryElijah's Appeal to the Undecided
Now, we have these three classes here this morning. We have, I hope, a very large number who are on Jehovah's side, who fear God and serve him; we have a number who are on the side of the evil one, who make no profession of religion, and do not observe even the outward symptoms of it; because they are both inwardly and outwardly the servants of the evil one. But the great mass of my hearers belong to the third class--the waverers. Like empty clouds they are driven hither and thither by the wind; …
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 3: 1857
But Some one Will Say, Does He not Know Without a Monitor Both what Our...
Elijah the Tishbite
The Impending Conflict
Whatever you do in word or deed, do all in the name of the Lord Jesus, giving thanks through Him to God the Father.
1 Kings 18:33
Then he arranged the wood and cut the ox in pieces and laid it on the wood.
Jump to PreviousAltar Buildeth Built Capacity Contain Deep Drain Dug Enough Great Hold Large Maketh Measures Round Seahs Seed Stones Trench
Jump to NextAltar Buildeth Built Capacity Contain Deep Drain Dug Enough Great Hold Large Maketh Measures Round Seahs Seed Stones Trench
Links1 Kings 18:32 NIV
1 Kings 18:32 NLT
1 Kings 18:32 ESV
1 Kings 18:32 NASB
1 Kings 18:32 KJV
1 Kings 18:32 Bible Apps
1 Kings 18:32 Biblia Paralela
1 Kings 18:32 Chinese Bible
1 Kings 18:32 French Bible
1 Kings 18:32 German Bible
1 Kings 18:32 Commentaries