|New International Version (© 2011)|
While Jezebel was killing off the LORD's prophets, Obadiah had taken a hundred prophets and hidden them in two caves, fifty in each, and had supplied them with food and water.)
King James Bible
For it was so, when Jezebel cut off the prophets of the LORD, that Obadiah took an hundred prophets, and hid them by fifty in a cave, and fed them with bread and water.)
American Standard Version
for it was so, when Jezebel cut off the prophets of Jehovah, that Obadiah took a hundred prophets, and hid them by fifty in a cave, and fed them with bread and water.)
Young's Literal Translation
and it cometh to pass, in Jezebel's cutting off the prophets of Jehovah, that Obadiah taketh a hundred prophets, and hideth them, fifty men in a cave, and hath sustained them with bread and water --
1 Kings 18:4 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Fed them with bread and water - By these are signified the necessaries of life, of whatsoever kind.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Jezebel [heb] Izabel
cut off the prophets
Nehemiah 9:26 Nevertheless they were disobedient, and rebelled against you, and cast your law behind their backs...
Matthew 21:35 And the farmers took his servants, and beat one, and killed another, and stoned another.
Revelation 17:4-6 And the woman was arrayed in purple and scarlet color, and decked with gold and precious stones and pearls...
in a cave
Hebrews 11:38 (Of whom the world was not worthy:) they wandered in deserts, and in mountains, and in dens and caves of the earth.
1 Kings 18:13 Was it not told my lord what I did when Jezebel slew the prophets of the LORD...
2 Kings 6:22,23 And he answered, You shall not smite them: would you smite those whom you have taken captive with your sword and with your bow...
Matthew 10:40-42 He that receives you receives me, and he that receives me receives him that sent me...
Matthew 25:35,40 For I was an hungered, and you gave me meat: I was thirsty, and you gave me drink: I was a stranger, and you took me in...
bread and water
1 Kings 13:8,9,16 And the man of God said to the king, If you will give me half your house, I will not go in with you...
1 Kings 18:4 Parallel CommentariesBread Cave Caves Cut Destroyed Fed Fifties Fifty Food Hid Hidden Hideth Hole Hundred Jezebel Jez'ebel Jezebel's Kept Killing Lord's Maintained Obadiah Obadi'ah Prophets Provided Rock Secretly Supplied Sustained Time WaterBread Cave Caves Cut Destroyed Fed Fifties Fifty Food Hid Hidden Hideth Hole Hundred Jezebel Jez'ebel Jezebel's Kept Killing Lord's Maintained Obadiah Obadi'ah Prophets Provided Rock Secretly Supplied Sustained Time WaterTHE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.
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Matthew 10:40 "Anyone who welcomes you welcomes me, and anyone who welcomes me welcomes the one who sent me.
Hebrews 11:38 the world was not worthy of them. They wandered in deserts and mountains, living in caves and in holes in the ground.
1 Kings 18:5 Ahab had said to Obadiah, "Go through the land to all the springs and valleys. Maybe we can find some grass to keep the horses and mules alive so we will not have to kill any of our animals."
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.
2 Kings 6:32 Now Elisha was sitting in his house, and the elders were sitting with him. The king sent a messenger ahead, but before he arrived, Elisha said to the elders, "Don't you see how this murderer is sending someone to cut off my head? Look, when the messenger comes, shut the door and hold it shut against him. Is not the sound of his master's footsteps behind him?"
2 Kings 9:7 You are to destroy the house of Ahab your master, and I will avenge the blood of my servants the prophets and the blood of all the LORD's servants shed by Jezebel.
Isaiah 16:3 "Make up your mind," Moab says. "Render a decision. Make your shadow like night-- at high noon. Hide the fugitives, do not betray the refugees.