Free eBook: Getting Through the Storms in Life

Parallel Bible results for 1 Chronicles 10

New International Reader's Version

New International Version

1 Chronicles 10

NIRV 1 The Philistines fought against Israel. The men of Israel ran away from them. But many Israelites were killed on Mount Gilboa. NIV 1 Now the Philistines fought against Israel; the Israelites fled before them, and many fell dead on Mount Gilboa. NIRV 2 The Philistines kept chasing Saul and his sons. They killed his sons Jonathan, Abinadab and Malki-Shua. NIV 2 The Philistines were in hot pursuit of Saul and his sons, and they killed his sons Jonathan, Abinadab and Malki-Shua. NIRV 3 The fighting was heavy around Saul. Men who were armed with bows and arrows caught up with him. They shot their arrows at him and wounded him badly. NIV 3 The fighting grew fierce around Saul, and when the archers overtook him, they wounded him. NIRV 4 Saul spoke to the man who was carrying his armor. He said, "Pull out your sword. Stick it through me. If you don't, those men who aren't circumcised will come and hurt me badly." But the man was terrified. He wouldn't do it. So Saul took his own sword and fell on it. NIV 4 Saul said to his armor-bearer, “Draw your sword and run me through, or these uncircumcised fellows will come and abuse me.” But his armor-bearer was terrified and would not do it; so Saul took his own sword and fell on it. NIRV 5 The man saw that Saul was dead. So he fell on his own sword and died. NIV 5 When the armor-bearer saw that Saul was dead, he too fell on his sword and died. NIRV 6 Saul and his three sons died. All of them died together. NIV 6 So Saul and his three sons died, and all his house died together. NIRV 7 All of the Israelites who lived in the valley saw that their army had run away. They saw that Saul and his sons were dead. So they left their towns and ran away. Then the Philistines came and settled down in them. NIV 7 When all the Israelites in the valley saw that the army had fled and that Saul and his sons had died, they abandoned their towns and fled. And the Philistines came and occupied them. NIRV 8 The day after the Philistines had won the battle, they came to take what they wanted from the dead bodies. They found Saul and his sons dead on Mount Gilboa. NIV 8 The next day, when the Philistines came to strip the dead, they found Saul and his sons fallen on Mount Gilboa. NIRV 9 So they took what they wanted from Saul's body. They took his head and his armor. Then they sent messengers through the whole land of the Philistines. They announced the news to the statues of their gods. They also announced it among their people. NIV 9 They stripped him and took his head and his armor, and sent messengers throughout the land of the Philistines to proclaim the news among their idols and their people. NIRV 10 They put Saul's armor in the temple of their gods. They hung his head up in the temple of their god Dagon. NIV 10 They put his armor in the temple of their gods and hung up his head in the temple of Dagon. NIRV 11 The people of Jabesh Gilead heard about everything the Philistines had done to Saul. NIV 11 When all the inhabitants of Jabesh Gilead heard what the Philistines had done to Saul, NIRV 12 So all of their brave men went and got the bodies of Saul and his sons. They brought them to Jabesh. Then they buried the bones of Saul and his sons under the great tree that was there. They didn't eat anything for seven days. NIV 12 all their valiant men went and took the bodies of Saul and his sons and brought them to Jabesh. Then they buried their bones under the great tree in Jabesh, and they fasted seven days. NIRV 13 Saul died because he wasn't faithful to the Lord. He didn't obey the word of the Lord. He even asked for advice from a person who gets messages from those who have died. NIV 13 Saul died because he was unfaithful to the LORD; he did not keep the word of the LORD and even consulted a medium for guidance, NIRV 14 He didn't ask the LORD for advice. So the LORD put him to death. He turned the kingdom over to David. David was the son of Jesse. NIV 14 and did not inquire of the LORD. So the LORD put him to death and turned the kingdom over to David son of Jesse.

California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information  California - CCPA Notice