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1 Chronicles 10:13

    1 Chronicles 10:13 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    So Saul died for his transgression which he committed against the LORD, even against the word of the LORD, which he kept not, and also for asking counsel of one that had a familiar spirit, to enquire of it;

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    So Saul died for his transgression which he committed against the LORD, even against the word of the LORD, which he kept not, and also for asking counsel of one that had a familiar spirit, to inquire of it;

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    So Saul died for his trespass which he committed against Jehovah, because of the word of Jehovah, which he kept not; and also for that he asked counsel of one that had a familiar spirit, to inquire thereby ,

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So death came to Saul because of the sin which he did against the Lord, that is, because of the word of the Lord which he kept not; and because he went for directions to one who had an evil spirit,

    Webster's Revision

    So Saul died for his trespass which he committed against Jehovah, because of the word of Jehovah, which he kept not; and also for that he asked counsel of one that had a familiar spirit, to inquire thereby ,

    World English Bible

    So Saul died for his trespass which he committed against Yahweh, because of the word of Yahweh, which he didn't keep; and also because he asked counsel of one who had a familiar spirit, to inquire [thereby],

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    So Saul died for his trespass which he committed against the LORD, because of the word of the LORD, which he kept not; and also for that he asked counsel of one that had a familiar spirit, to inquire thereby,

    Definitions for 1 Chronicles 10:13

    Transgression - Wrong-doing; a violation of a law.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Chronicles 10:13

    Saul died for his transgression - See the concluding observations on the first book of Samuel (1 Samuel 31:13 (note)).

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Chronicles 10:13

    For his transgression - Compare 1 Chronicles 9:1. The "transgression" intended is probably the disobedience with respect to Amalek, recorded in 1 Samuel 15:1-9 (compare 1 Samuel 28:17-18).