1 Samuel 22:10
New International Version
Ahimelek inquired of the LORD for him; he also gave him provisions and the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

New Living Translation
Ahimelech consulted the LORD for him. Then he gave him food and the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

English Standard Version
and he inquired of the LORD for him and gave him provisions and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.”

Berean Study Bible
Ahimelech inquired of the LORD for him and gave him provisions. He also gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.”

New American Standard Bible
"He inquired of the LORD for him, gave him provisions, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

King James Bible
And he inquired of the LORD for him, and gave him victuals, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.

Christian Standard Bible
Ahimelech inquired of the LORD for him and gave him provisions. He also gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

Contemporary English Version
Ahimelech talked to the LORD for him, then gave him food and the sword that had belonged to Goliath the Philistine."

Good News Translation
Ahimelech asked the LORD what David should do, and then he gave David some food and the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Ahimelech inquired of the LORD for him and gave him provisions. He also gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

International Standard Version
Ahimelech inquired of the LORD for him, gave him provisions, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

NET Bible
He inquired of the LORD for him and gave him provisions. He also gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

New Heart English Bible
He inquired of God for him, gave him food, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Ahimelech prayed to the LORD for David and gave him food and the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

JPS Tanakh 1917
And he inquired of the LORD for him, and gave him victuals, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.'

New American Standard 1977
“And he inquired of the LORD for him, gave him provisions, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
And he enquired of the LORD for him and gave him provision and gave him the sword of Goliath, the Philistine.

King James 2000 Bible
And he inquired of the LORD for him, and gave him provisions, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.

American King James Version
And he inquired of the LORD for him, and gave him victuals, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.

American Standard Version
And he inquired of Jehovah for him, and gave him victuals, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the priest enquired of God for him, and gave him provision, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he consulted the Lord for him, and gave him victuals, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.

Darby Bible Translation
And he inquired of Jehovah for him, and gave him victuals, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.

English Revised Version
And he inquired of the LORD for him, and gave him victuals, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.

Webster's Bible Translation
And he inquired of the LORD for him, and gave him victuals, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.

World English Bible
He inquired of Yahweh for him, gave him food, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine."

Young's Literal Translation
and he asketh for him at Jehovah, and provision hath given to him, and the sword of Goliath the Philistine hath given to him.
Study Bible
Saul Slays the Priests of Nob
9But Doeg the Edomite, who had stationed himself with Saul’s servants, answered: “I saw the son of Jesse come to Ahimelech son of Ahitub at Nob. 10Ahimelech inquired of the LORD for him and gave him provisions. He also gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.” 11Then the king sent messengers to summon Ahimelech the priest, the son of Ahitub, and his father’s whole family, who were priests at Nob. And all of them came to the king.…
Cross References
Numbers 27:21
He shall stand before Eleazar the priest, who will seek counsel for him before the LORD by the judgment of the Urim. At his command he and all the Israelites with him, the entire congregation, will go out and come in."

1 Samuel 10:22
So again they inquired of the LORD, "Has the man come here yet?" And the LORD replied, "Behold, he has hidden himself among the baggage."

1 Samuel 21:6
So the priest gave him the consecrated bread, since there was no bread there but the bread of the Presence, which had been removed from before the LORD and replaced with hot bread on the day it was taken away.

1 Samuel 21:9
The priest replied, "The sword of Goliath the Philistine, whom you killed in the Valley of Elah, is here; it is wrapped in a cloth behind the ephod. If you want, you may take. For there is no other but this one." And David said, "There is none like it; give it to me."

1 Samuel 22:11
Then the king sent messengers to summon Ahimelech the priest, the son of Ahitub, and his father's whole family, who were priests at Nob. And all of them came to the king.

Treasury of Scripture

And he inquired of the LORD for him, and gave him victuals, and gave him the sword of Goliath the Philistine.

he enquired

1 Samuel 22:13,15
And Saul said unto him, Why have ye conspired against me, thou and the son of Jesse, in that thou hast given him bread, and a sword, and hast inquired of God for him, that he should rise against me, to lie in wait, as at this day? …

1 Samuel 23:2,4,12
Therefore David inquired of the LORD, saying, Shall I go and smite these Philistines? And the LORD said unto David, Go, and smite the Philistines, and save Keilah…

1 Samuel 30:8
And David inquired at the LORD, saying, Shall I pursue after this troop? shall I overtake them? And he answered him, Pursue: for thou shalt surely overtake them, and without fail recover all.

him victuals

1 Samuel 21:6-9
So the priest gave him hallowed bread: for there was no bread there but the shewbread, that was taken from before the LORD, to put hot bread in the day when it was taken away…







Lexicon
Ahimelech inquired
וַיִּשְׁאַל־ (way·yiš·’al-)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7592: To inquire, to request, to demand

of the LORD
בַּֽיהוָ֔ה (Yah·weh)
Preposition-b | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

for him
לוֹ֙ (lōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew

and gave
נָ֣תַן (nā·ṯan)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5414: To give, put, set

him
ל֑וֹ (lōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew

provisions.
וְצֵידָ֖ה (wə·ṣê·ḏāh)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6720: Provision, food

He also gave
נָ֥תַן (nā·ṯan)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5414: To give, put, set

him
לֽוֹ׃ (lōw)
Preposition | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew

the sword
חֶ֛רֶב (ḥe·reḇ)
Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 2719: Drought, a cutting instrument, as a, knife, sword

of Goliath
גָּלְיָ֥ת (gā·lə·yāṯ)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1555: Goliath -- a Philistine giant

the Philistine.”
הַפְּלִשְׁתִּ֖י (hap·pə·liš·tî)
Article | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6430: Philistines -- inhabitants of Philistia
(10) And he enquired of the Lord for him.--This is, however, by no means certain (see below); nothing was said about the Urim and Thummim being brought out and questioned by the high priest on the occasion of David's visit. It is possible that Doeg was misled here by the fact of the high priest's going into the sanctuary, where the ephod was, to fetch the sword of Goliath for David. This famous sword was laid up, we know, behind the ephod.

22:6-19 See the nature of jealous malice and its pitiful arts. Saul looks upon all about him as his enemies, because they do not just say as he says. In Ahimelech's answer to Saul we have the language of conscious innocence. But what wickedness will not the evil spirit hurry men to when he gets the dominion! Saul alleges that which was utterly false and unproved. But the most bloody tyrants have found instruments of their cruelty as barbarous as themselves. Doeg, having murdered the priests, went to the city, Nob, and put all to the sword there. Nothing so vile but those may do it, who have provoked God to give them up to their hearts' lusts. Yet this was the accomplishment of the threatenings against the house of Eli. Though Saul was unrighteous in doing this, yet God was righteous in permitting it. No word of God shall fall to the ground.
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