New American Standard Bible
"Then a spirit came forward and stood before the LORD and said, 'I will entice him.'
King James Bible
And there came forth a spirit, and stood before the LORD, and said, I will persuade him.
Darby Bible Translation
And there came forth a spirit, and stood before Jehovah, and said, I will entice him.
World English Bible
A spirit came out and stood before Yahweh, and said, 'I will entice him.'
Young's Literal Translation
'And the spirit goeth out, and standeth before Jehovah, and saith, I -- I do entice him; and Jehovah saith unto him, By what?
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CommentaryBarnes' Notes on the Bible
A spirit - "The spirit " - which some explain as "the evil spirit" - i. e. Satan; others as simply "the spirit" who should "persuade."
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for they are spirits of demons, performing signs, which go out to the kings of the whole world, to gather them together for the war of the great day of God, the Almighty.
1 Kings 22:20
"The LORD said, 'Who will entice Ahab to go up and fall at Ramoth-gilead?' And one said this while another said that.
1 Kings 22:22
"The LORD said to him, 'How?' And he said, 'I will go out and be a deceiving spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.' Then He said, 'You are to entice him and also prevail. Go and do so.'
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