1 Samuel 13:22 CEB

22 So on the day of the battle, no swords or spears were to be found in the possession of any of the troops with Saul and Jonathan, but Saul and his son Jonathan had them.

Study tools for 1 Samuel 13:22

  • a 13:1 - LXXL; Syr <i>twenty-one</i>; MT lacks a number; 13:1 is omitted in LXXB.
  • b 13:1 - Part of the number is missing in MT (<i>… and two years</i>) and all ancient witnesses. Acts 13:21 says Saul ruled forty years, as does Josephus (<i>Ant</i>. 6.14.9 [378]), though Josephus also says Saul ruled twenty years (<i>Ant</i>. 10.8.4 [143]).
  • c 13:3 - Heb <i>shofar</i>
  • d 13:5 - LXX; MT lacks <i>They brought, with them, and to fight Israel.</i>
  • e 13:12 - Or <i>forced myself</i>; Heb uncertain
  • f 13:14 - Or <i>a man loyal to the Lord</i>
  • g 13:15 - LXX; MT lacks much of this verse.
  • h 13:21 - Heb <i>pim</i>, which is two-thirds of a shekel