1 Samuel 14:39 NIV

39 As surely as the LORD who rescues Israel lives, even if the guilt lies with my son Jonathan, he must die.” But not one of them said a word.

References for 1 Samuel 14:39

Study tools for 1 Samuel 14:39

  • a 14:15 - Or "a terrible panic"
  • b 14:18 - Hebrew; Septuagint "“Bring the ephod.” (At that time he wore the ephod before the Israelites.)"
  • c 14:27 - Or "his strength was renewed" ; similarly in verse 29
  • d 14:41 - Septuagint; Hebrew does not have "“Why … at fault."
  • e 14:47 - Masoretic Text; Dead Sea Scrolls and Septuagint "king"
  • f 14:47 - Hebrew; Septuagint "he was victorious"