1 Samuel 8:15

15 He will take a tenth of your grain and of your vintage and give it to his officials and attendants.

1 Samuel 8:15 in Other Translations

KJV
15 And he will take the tenth of your seed, and of your vineyards, and give to his officers, and to his servants.
ESV
15 He will take the tenth of your grain and of your vineyards and give it to his officers and to his servants.
NLT
15 He will take a tenth of your grain and your grape harvest and distribute it among his officers and attendants.
MSG
15 He'll tax your harvests and vintage to support his extensive bureaucracy.
CSB
15 He can take a tenth of your grain and your vineyards and give them to his officials and servants.

1 Samuel 8:15 In-Context

13 He will take your daughters to be perfumers and cooks and bakers.
14 He will take the best of your fields and vineyards and olive groves and give them to his attendants.
15 He will take a tenth of your grain and of your vintage and give it to his officials and attendants.
16 Your male and female servants and the best of your cattle and donkeys he will take for his own use.
17 He will take a tenth of your flocks, and you yourselves will become his slaves.

Cross References 1

  • 1. S Genesis 41:34; 1 Samuel 17:25
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