1 Samuel 29:7
New International Version
Now turn back and go in peace; do nothing to displease the Philistine rulers."

New Living Translation
Please don’t upset them, but go back quietly.”

English Standard Version
So go back now; and go peaceably, that you may not displease the lords of the Philistines.”

Berean Study Bible
Therefore now turn back and go in peace, and you will not be doing anything to displease the leaders of the Philistines.”

New American Standard Bible
"Now therefore return and go in peace, that you may not displease the lords of the Philistines."

King James Bible
Wherefore now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.

Christian Standard Bible
Now go back quietly and you won't be doing anything the Philistine leaders think is wrong."

Contemporary English Version
Go on back home and try not to upset them.

Good News Translation
So go back home in peace, and don't do anything that would displease them."

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Now go back quietly and you won't be doing anything the Philistine leaders think is wrong."

International Standard Version
Now return and go in peace, so you do nothing to displease the Philistine leaders."

NET Bible
So turn and leave in peace. You must not do anything that the leaders of the Philistines consider improper!"

New Heart English Bible
Therefore now return, and go in peace, that you not displease the lords of the Philistines."

GOD'S WORD® Translation
So leave peacefully without doing anything to displease the Philistine rulers."

JPS Tanakh 1917
Wherefore now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.'

New American Standard 1977
“Now therefore return, and go in peace, that you may not displease the lords of the Philistines.”

Jubilee Bible 2000
Therefore, now return and go in peace that thou not do evil in the eyes of the cardinals of the Philistines.

King James 2000 Bible
Therefore now return, and go in peace, that you displease not the lords of the Philistines.

American King James Version
Why now return, and go in peace, that you displease not the lords of the Philistines.

American Standard Version
Wherefore now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
Now then return and go in peace, thus thou shalt not do evil in the sight of the lords of the Philistines.

Douay-Rheims Bible
Return therefore, and go in peace, and offend not the eyes of the princes of the Philistines.

Darby Bible Translation
And now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.

English Revised Version
Wherefore now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.

Webster's Bible Translation
Therefore now return, and go in peace, that thou displease not the lords of the Philistines.

World English Bible
Therefore now return, and go in peace, that you not displease the lords of the Philistines."

Young's Literal Translation
and now, turn back, and go in peace, and thou dost do no evil in the eyes of the princes of the Philistines.'
Study Bible
The Philistines Reject David
6So Achish summoned David and told him, “As surely as the LORD lives, you have been upright in my sight, and it seems right that you should march in and out with me in the army, because I have found no fault in you from the day you came to me until this day. But you have no favor in the sight of the leaders. 7Therefore now turn back and go in peace, and you will not be doing anything to displease the leaders of the Philistines.” 8“But what have I done?” David replied. “What have you found against your servant, from the day I came to you until today, to keep me from going along to fight against the enemies of my lord the king?”…
Cross References
1 Samuel 29:6
So Achish summoned David and told him, "As surely as the LORD lives, you have been upright in my sight, and it seems right that you should march in and out with me in the army, because I have found no fault in you from the day you came to me until this day. But you have no favor in the sight of the leaders.

1 Samuel 29:8
"But what have I done?" David replied. "What have you found against your servant, from the day I came to you until today, to keep me from going along to fight against the enemies of my lord the king?"

Treasury of Scripture

Why now return, and go in peace, that you displease not the lords of the Philistines.







Lexicon
Therefore now
וְעַתָּ֥ה (wə·‘at·tāh)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb
Strong's Hebrew 6258: At this time

turn back
שׁ֖וּב (šūḇ)
Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7725: To turn back, in, to retreat, again

and go
וְלֵ֣ךְ (wə·lêḵ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Imperative - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1980: To go, come, walk

in peace,
בְּשָׁל֑וֹם (bə·šā·lō·wm)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7965: Safe, well, happy, friendly, welfare, health, prosperity, peace

and you will not
וְלֹֽא־ (wə·lō-)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's Hebrew 3808: Not, no

be doing anything
תַעֲשֶׂ֣ה (ṯa·‘ă·śeh)
Verb - Qal - Imperfect - second person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6213: To do, make

to displease
בְּעֵינֵ֖י (bə·‘ê·nê)
Preposition-b | Noun - cdc
Strong's Hebrew 5869: An eye, a fountain

the leaders
סַרְנֵ֥י (sar·nê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 5633: An axle, a peer

of the Philistines.”
פְלִשְׁתִּֽים׃ (p̄ə·liš·tîm)
Noun - proper - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 6430: Philistines -- inhabitants of Philistia
29:6-11 David scarcely ever had a greater deliverance than when dismissed from such insnaring service. God's people should always behave themselves so, as, if possible, to get the good word of all they have dealings with: and it is due to those who have acted well, to speak well of them.
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