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1 Kings 14:22

    1 Kings 14:22 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Judah did evil in the sight of the LORD, and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins which they had committed, above all that their fathers had done.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Judah did evil in the sight of the LORD, and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins which they had committed, above all that their fathers had done.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Judah did that which was evil in the sight of Jehovah, and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins which they committed, above all that their fathers had done.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Judah did evil in the eyes of the Lord, and made him more angry than their fathers had done by their sins.

    Webster's Revision

    And Judah did that which was evil in the sight of Jehovah, and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins which they committed, above all that their fathers had done.

    World English Bible

    Judah did that which was evil in the sight of Yahweh, and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins which they committed, above all that their fathers had done.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Judah did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD; and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins which they committed, above all that their fathers had done.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Kings 14:22

    This defection of Judah did not take place until Rehoboam's fourth year (marginal reference).

    They provoked him to jealousy - Compare Exodus 20:5; and on the force of the metaphor involved in the word, see Exodus 34:15 note.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Kings 14:22

    14:22 In the sight of the Lord - In contempt and defiance of him, and the tokens of his special presence. Jealousy - As the adulterous wife provokes her husband, by breaking the marriage covenant.