New International Version
and Ahijah took hold of the new cloak he was wearing and tore it into twelve pieces.
King James Bible
And Ahijah caught the new garment that was on him, and rent it in twelve pieces:
Darby Bible Translation
Then Ahijah seized the new garment that was on him, and rent it in twelve pieces;
World English Bible
Ahijah laid hold of the new garment that was on him, and tore it in twelve pieces.
Young's Literal Translation
and Ahijah layeth hold on the new garment that is on him, and rendeth it -- twelve pieces,
1 Kings 11:30 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
When Jeroboam went out of Jerusalem - On what errand he was going out of Jerusalem, we know not.
Ahijah the Shilonite - He was one of those who wrote the history of the reign of Solomon, as we find from 2 Chronicles 9:29, and it is supposed that it was by him God spake twice to Solomon; and particularly delivered the message which we find in this chapter, 1 Kings 11:11-13.
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'And Jeroboam, the son of Nebat, an Ephrathite of Zereda, Solomon's servant, whose mother's name was Zeruah, a widow woman, even he lifted up his hand against the king. 27. And this was the cause that he lifted up his hand against the king: Solomon built Millo, and repaired the breaches of the city of David his father. 28. And the man Jeroboam was a mighty man of valour: and Solomon seeing the young man that he was industrious, he made him ruler over all the charge of the house of Joseph. 29. And …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
"When Solomon was Old. "
Formation and History of the Hebrew Canon.
1 Samuel 15:27
As Samuel turned to leave, Saul caught hold of the hem of his robe, and it tore.
1 Samuel 15:28
Samuel said to him, "The LORD has torn the kingdom of Israel from you today and has given it to one of your neighbors--to one better than you.
2 Samuel 19:43
Then the men of Israel answered the men of Judah, "We have ten shares in the king; so we have a greater claim on David than you have. Why then do you treat us with contempt? Weren't we the first to speak of bringing back our king?" But the men of Judah pressed their claims even more forcefully than the men of Israel.
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