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1 Kings 20:9 NIV

9 So he replied to Ben-Hadad’s messengers, “Tell my lord the king, ‘Your servant will do all you demanded the first time, but this demand I cannot meet.’ ” They left and took the answer back to Ben-Hadad.

Study tools for 1 Kings 20:9

  • a 20:12 - Or "in Sukkoth" ; also in verse 16
  • b 20:39 - That is, about 75 pounds or about 34 kilograms
  • c 20:42 - The Hebrew term refers to the irrevocable giving over of things or persons to the Lord, often by totally destroying them.