1 Kings 18:9
Parallel Verses
New American Standard Bible
He said, "What sin have I committed, that you are giving your servant into the hand of Ahab to put me to death?

King James Bible
And he said, What have I sinned, that thou wouldest deliver thy servant into the hand of Ahab, to slay me?

Darby Bible Translation
And he said, What have I sinned, that thou givest thy servant into the hand of Ahab, to put me to death?

World English Bible
He said, "Wherein have I sinned, that you would deliver your servant into the hand of Ahab, to kill me?

Young's Literal Translation
And he saith, 'What have I sinned, that thou art giving thy servant into the hand of Ahab -- to put me to death?

1 Kings 18:9 Parallel
Commentary
Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Obadiah thinks that to execute this commission will be fatal to him 1 Kings 18:12.

1 Kings 18:9 Parallel Commentaries

Library
Elijah's Appeal to the Undecided
Now, we have these three classes here this morning. We have, I hope, a very large number who are on Jehovah's side, who fear God and serve him; we have a number who are on the side of the evil one, who make no profession of religion, and do not observe even the outward symptoms of it; because they are both inwardly and outwardly the servants of the evil one. But the great mass of my hearers belong to the third class--the waverers. Like empty clouds they are driven hither and thither by the wind;
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 3: 1857

But Some one Will Say, Does He not Know Without a Monitor Both what Our...
But some one will say, Does he not know without a monitor both what our difficulties are, and what is meet for our interest, so that it seems in some measure superfluous to solicit him by our prayers, as if he were winking, or even sleeping, until aroused by the sound of our voice? [1] Those who argue thus attend not to the end for which the Lord taught us to pray. It was not so much for his sake as for ours. He wills indeed, as is just, that due honour be paid him by acknowledging that all which
John Calvin—Of Prayer--A Perpetual Exercise of Faith

Elijah the Tishbite
[This chapter is based on 1 Kings 17:1-7.] Among the mountains of Gilead, east of the Jordan, there dwelt in the days of Ahab a man of faith and prayer whose fearless ministry was destined to check the rapid spread of apostasy in Israel. Far removed from any city of renown, and occupying no high station in life, Elijah the Tishbite nevertheless entered upon his mission confident in God's purpose to prepare the way before him and to give him abundant success. The word of faith and power was upon his
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

The Impending Conflict
From the very beginning of the great controversy in heaven it has been Satan's purpose to overthrow the law of God. It was to accomplish this that he entered upon his rebellion against the Creator, and though he was cast out of heaven he has continued the same warfare upon the earth. To deceive men, and thus lead them to transgress God's law, is the object which he has steadfastly pursued. Whether this be accomplished by casting aside the law altogether, or by rejecting one of its precepts, the result
Ellen Gould White—The Great Controversy

Cross References
1 Kings 18:8
He said to him, "It is I. Go, say to your master, 'Behold, Elijah is here.'"

1 Kings 18:10
"As the LORD your God lives, there is no nation or kingdom where my master has not sent to search for you; and when they said, 'He is not here,' he made the kingdom or nation swear that they could not find you.

Jump to Previous
Ahab Cause Committed Death Deliver Givest Hand Handing Kill Obadiah Servant Sin Sinned Slay Wherein Wouldest Wrong
Jump to Next
Ahab Cause Committed Death Deliver Givest Hand Handing Kill Obadiah Servant Sin Sinned Slay Wherein Wouldest Wrong
Links
1 Kings 18:9 NIV
1 Kings 18:9 NLT
1 Kings 18:9 ESV
1 Kings 18:9 NASB
1 Kings 18:9 KJV

1 Kings 18:9 Bible Apps
1 Kings 18:9 Biblia Paralela
1 Kings 18:9 Chinese Bible
1 Kings 18:9 French Bible
1 Kings 18:9 German Bible

1 Kings 18:9 Commentaries

Bible Hub
1 Kings 18:8
Top of Page
Top of Page