New International Version
So Obadiah went to meet Ahab and told him, and Ahab went to meet Elijah.
King James Bible
So Obadiah went to meet Ahab, and told him: and Ahab went to meet Elijah.
Darby Bible Translation
Then Obadiah went to meet Ahab, and told him. And Ahab went to meet Elijah.
World English Bible
So Obadiah went to meet Ahab, and told him; and Ahab went to meet Elijah.
Young's Literal Translation
And Obadiah goeth to meet Ahab, and declareth it to him, and Ahab goeth to meet Elijah,
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
When Jezebel slew the prophets - This persecution was probably during the dearth, for as this bad woman would attribute the public calamity to Elijah, not being able to find him, she would naturally wreak her vengeance on the prophets of Jehovah who were within her reach.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
To the Young '... I thy servant fear the Lord from my youth.--1 KINGS xviii.12. This Obadiah is one of the obscurer figures in the Old Testament. We never hear of him again, for there is no reason to accept the Jewish tradition which alleges that he was Obadiah the prophet. And yet how distinctly he stands out from the canvas, though he is only sketched with a few bold outlines! He is the 'governor over Ahab's house,' a kind of mayor of the palace, and probably the second man in the kingdom. But …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
Obadiah; Or, Early Piety Eminent Piety
Of Prayer --A Perpetual Exercise of Faith. The Daily Benefits Derived from It.
1 Kings 18:15
Elijah said, "As the LORD Almighty lives, whom I serve, I will surely present myself to Ahab today."
1 Kings 18:17
When he saw Elijah, he said to him, "Is that you, you troubler of Israel?"
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