Parallel Bible results for 1 Samuel 31:8-13

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1 Samuel 31:8-13

RSV 8 On the morrow, when the Philistines came to strip the slain, they found Saul and his three sons fallen on Mount Gilbo'a. NIV 8 The next day, when the Philistines came to strip the dead, they found Saul and his three sons fallen on Mount Gilboa. RSV 9 And they cut off his head, and stripped off his armor, and sent messengers throughout the land of the Philistines, to carry the good news to their idols and to the people. NIV 9 They cut off his head and stripped off his armor, and they sent messengers throughout the land of the Philistines to proclaim the news in the temple of their idols and among their people. RSV 10 They put his armor in the temple of Ash'taroth; and they fastened his body to the wall of Beth-shan. NIV 10 They put his armor in the temple of the Ashtoreths and fastened his body to the wall of Beth Shan. RSV 11 But when the inhabitants of Ja'besh-gil'ead heard what the Philistines had done to Saul, NIV 11 When the people of Jabesh Gilead heard of what the Philistines had done to Saul, RSV 12 all the valiant men arose, and went all night, and took the body of Saul and the bodies of his sons from the wall of Beth-shan; and they came to Jabesh and burnt them there. NIV 12 all their valiant men journeyed through the night to Beth Shan. They took down the bodies of Saul and his sons from the wall of Beth Shan and went to Jabesh, where they burned them. RSV 13 And they took their bones and buried them under the tamarisk tree in Jabesh, and fasted seven days. NIV 13 Then they took their bones and buried them under a tamarisk tree at Jabesh, and they fasted seven days.