New International Version
And now you tell me to go to my master and say, 'Elijah is here.' He will kill me!"
King James Bible
And now thou sayest, Go, tell thy lord, Behold, Elijah is here: and he shall slay me.
Darby Bible Translation
And now thou sayest, Go, say to thy lord, Behold Elijah! and he will kill me.
World English Bible
Now you say, 'Go, tell your lord, "Behold, Elijah is here;"' and he will kill me."
Young's Literal Translation
and now thou art saying, Go, say to my lord, Lo, Elijah -- and he hath slain me!'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
When Jezebel slew the prophets - This persecution was probably during the dearth, for as this bad woman would attribute the public calamity to Elijah, not being able to find him, she would naturally wreak her vengeance on the prophets of Jehovah who were within her reach.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
and he shall slay me
To the Young '... I thy servant fear the Lord from my youth.--1 KINGS xviii.12. This Obadiah is one of the obscurer figures in the Old Testament. We never hear of him again, for there is no reason to accept the Jewish tradition which alleges that he was Obadiah the prophet. And yet how distinctly he stands out from the canvas, though he is only sketched with a few bold outlines! He is the 'governor over Ahab's house,' a kind of mayor of the palace, and probably the second man in the kingdom. But …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Obadiah; Or, Early Piety Eminent Piety
Of Prayer --A Perpetual Exercise of Faith. The Daily Benefits Derived from It.
1 Kings 18:13
Haven't you heard, my lord, what I did while Jezebel was killing the prophets of the LORD? I hid a hundred of the LORD's prophets in two caves, fifty in each, and supplied them with food and water.
1 Kings 18:15
Elijah said, "As the LORD Almighty lives, whom I serve, I will surely present myself to Ahab today."
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