Parallel Bible results for 1 Samuel 11:9-15

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1 Samuel 11:9-15

RSV 9 And they said to the messengers who had come, "Thus shall you say to the men of Ja'besh-gil'ead: 'Tomorrow, by the time the sun is hot, you shall have deliverance.'" When the messengers came and told the men of Jabesh, they were glad. NIV 9 They told the messengers who had come, "Say to the men of Jabesh Gilead, 'By the time the sun is hot tomorrow, you will be delivered.' " When the messengers went and reported this to the men of Jabesh, they were elated. RSV 10 Therefore the men of Jabesh said, "Tomorrow we will give ourselves up to you, and you may do to us whatever seems good to you." NIV 10 They said to the Ammonites, "Tomorrow we will surrender to you, and you can do to us whatever seems good to you." RSV 11 And on the morrow Saul put the people in three companies; and they came into the midst of the camp in the morning watch, and cut down the Ammonites until the heat of the day; and those who survived were scattered, so that no two of them were left together. NIV 11 The next day Saul separated his men into three divisions; during the last watch of the night they broke into the camp of the Ammonites and slaughtered them until the heat of the day. Those who survived were scattered, so that no two of them were left together. RSV 12 Then the people said to Samuel, "Who is it that said, 'Shall Saul reign over us?' Bring the men, that we may put them to death." NIV 12 The people then said to Samuel, "Who was it that asked, 'Shall Saul reign over us?' Bring these men to us and we will put them to death." RSV 13 But Saul said, "Not a man shall be put to death this day, for today the LORD has wrought deliverance in Israel." NIV 13 But Saul said, "No one shall be put to death today, for this day the LORD has rescued Israel." RSV 14 Then Samuel said to the people, "Come, let us go to Gilgal and there renew the kingdom." NIV 14 Then Samuel said to the people, "Come, let us go to Gilgal and there reaffirm the kingship." RSV 15 So all the people went to Gilgal, and there they made Saul king before the LORD in Gilgal. There they sacrificed peace offerings before the LORD, and there Saul and all the men of Israel rejoiced greatly. NIV 15 So all the people went to Gilgal and confirmed Saul as king in the presence of the LORD. There they sacrificed fellowship offerings before the LORD, and Saul and all the Israelites held a great celebration.