Parallel Bible results for 1 Samuel 8:8-18

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1 Samuel 8:8-18

WEB 8 According to all the works which they have done since the day that I brought them up out of Egypt even to this day, in that they have forsaken me, and served other gods, so do they also to you. NIV 8 As they have done from the day I brought them up out of Egypt until this day, forsaking me and serving other gods, so they are doing to you. WEB 9 Now therefore listen to their voice: however you shall protest solemnly to them, and shall show them the manner of the king who shall reign over them. NIV 9 Now listen to them; but warn them solemnly and let them know what the king who will reign over them will do." WEB 10 Samuel told all the words of Yahweh to the people who asked of him a king. NIV 10 Samuel told all the words of the LORD to the people who were asking him for a king. WEB 11 He said, This will be the manner of the king who shall reign over you: he will take your sons, and appoint them to him, for his chariots, and to be his horsemen; and they shall run before his chariots; NIV 11 He said, "This is what the king who will reign over you will do: He will take your sons and make them serve with his chariots and horses, and they will run in front of his chariots. WEB 12 and he will appoint them to him for captains of thousands, and captains of fifties; and [he will set some] to plow his ground, and to reap his harvest, and to make his instruments of war, and the instruments of his chariots. NIV 12 Some he will assign to be commanders of thousands and commanders of fifties, and others to plow his ground and reap his harvest, and still others to make weapons of war and equipment for his chariots. WEB 13 He will take your daughters to be perfumers, and to be cooks, and to be bakers. NIV 13 He will take your daughters to be perfumers and cooks and bakers. WEB 14 He will take your fields, and your vineyards, and your olive groves, even the best of them, and give them to his servants. NIV 14 He will take the best of your fields and vineyards and olive groves and give them to his attendants. WEB 15 He will take the tenth of your seed, and of your vineyards, and give to his officers, and to his servants. NIV 15 He will take a tenth of your grain and of your vintage and give it to his officials and attendants. WEB 16 He will take your men-servants, and your maid-servants, and your best young men, and your donkeys, and put them to his work. NIV 16 Your menservants and maidservants and the best of your cattle and donkeys he will take for his own use. WEB 17 He will take the tenth of your flocks: and you shall be his servants. NIV 17 He will take a tenth of your flocks, and you yourselves will become his slaves. WEB 18 You shall cry out in that day because of your king whom you shall have chosen you; and Yahweh will not answer you in that day. NIV 18 When that day comes, you will cry out for relief from the king you have chosen, and the LORD will not answer you in that day."