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1 Samuel 14:1 CEB

1 One day Jonathan, Saul's son, said to his young armor-bearer, "Come on! Let's go over to the Philistine fort on the opposite side." But he didn't tell his father.

Study tools for 1 Samuel 14:1

  • a 14:3 - Heb <i>ephod</i>
  • b 14:6 - MT lacks <i>soldiers</i>.
  • c 14:14 - Heb uncertain
  • d 14:16 - LXX
  • e 14:18 - LXX <i>ephod</i>
  • f 14:18 - LXX; MT <i>Bring out God’s chest!</i><i>because at that time God’s chest was with the Israelites; </i>cf 14:3.
  • g 14:19 - That is, from the priestly vest (Heb <i>ephod</i>) or from the Urim and Thummim contained therein
  • h 14:25 - MT <i>land</i>
  • i 14:34 - LXX; MT <i>brought their ox and slaughtered it there that night.</i>
  • j 14:41 - LXX, Vulg; MT <i>Saul asked the Lord God of Israel, </i><i>Give the right answer.</i> Urim and Thummim were sacred lots carried by the priest.
  • k 14:42 - LXX adds <i>Whoever the Lord selects will die. The army said to Saul, </i><i>Don’t do this!</i><i>But Saul forced them, so they decided between him and Jonathan his son</i>.
  • l 14:44 - LXX; MT <i>if you don’t die, Jonathan</i>
  • m 14:47 - LXX, DSS (4QSama); MT <i>kings of Zobah</i>
  • n 14:47 - LXX