New Living Translation
But the LORD had told Ahijah, "Jeroboam's wife will come here, pretending to be someone else. She will ask you about her son, for he is very sick. Give her the answer I give you."
King James Bible
And the LORD said unto Ahijah, Behold, the wife of Jeroboam cometh to ask a thing of thee for her son; for he is sick: thus and thus shalt thou say unto her: for it shall be, when she cometh in, that she shall feign herself to be another woman.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jehovah said to Ahijah, Behold, the wife of Jeroboam cometh to ask a thing of thee about her son; for he is sick: thus and thus shalt thou say unto her; for it shall be, when she cometh in, that she shall feign to be another.
World English Bible
Yahweh said to Ahijah, "Behold, the wife of Jeroboam comes to inquire of you concerning her son; for he is sick. Thus and thus you shall tell her; for it will be, when she comes in, that she will pretend to be another woman."
Young's Literal Translation
And Jehovah said unto Ahijah, 'Lo, the wife of Jeroboam is coming to seek a word from thee concerning her son, for he is sick; thus and thus thou dost speak unto her, and it cometh to pass at her coming in, that she is making herself strange.'
1 Kings 14:5 Parallel
Commentary1 Kings 14:5 Parallel Commentaries
LibrarySovereignty and Human Responsibility
"So then every one of us shall give account of himself to God" (Rom. 14:12). In our last chapter we considered at some length the much debated and difficult question of the human will. We have shown that the will of the natural man is neither Sovereign nor free but, instead, a servant and slave. We have argued that a right conception of the sinner's will-its servitude-is essential to a just estimate of his depravity and ruin. The utter corruption and degradation of human nature is something which …
Arthur W. Pink—The Sovereignty of God
The Prophet Joel.
2 Samuel 14:2
So he sent for a woman from Tekoa who had a reputation for great wisdom. He said to her, "Pretend you are in mourning; wear mourning clothes and don't put on lotions. Act like a woman who has been mourning for the dead for a long time.
1 Kings 14:6
So when Ahijah heard her footsteps at the door, he called out, "Come in, wife of Jeroboam! Why are you pretending to be someone else?" Then he told her, "I have bad news for you.
Jump to PreviousAhijah Ahi'jah Arrives Feign Herself Ill Inquire Jeroboam Jerobo'am Jeroboam's Pretend Pretended Sick Someone Wife
Jump to NextAhijah Ahi'jah Arrives Feign Herself Ill Inquire Jeroboam Jerobo'am Jeroboam's Pretend Pretended Sick Someone Wife
Links1 Kings 14:5 NIV
1 Kings 14:5 NLT
1 Kings 14:5 ESV
1 Kings 14:5 NASB
1 Kings 14:5 KJV
1 Kings 14:5 Bible Apps
1 Kings 14:5 Biblia Paralela
1 Kings 14:5 Chinese Bible
1 Kings 14:5 French Bible
1 Kings 14:5 German Bible
1 Kings 14:5 Commentaries