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1 Kings 16:30

    1 Kings 16:30 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Ahab the son of Omri did evil in the sight of the LORD above all that were before him.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Ahab the son of Omri did evil in the sight of the LORD above all that were before him.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Ahab the son of Omri did that which was evil in the sight of Jehovah above all that were before him.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Ahab, the son of Omri, did evil in the eyes of the Lord, even worse than all who went before him.

    Webster's Revision

    And Ahab the son of Omri did that which was evil in the sight of Jehovah above all that were before him.

    World English Bible

    Ahab the son of Omri did that which was evil in the sight of Yahweh above all that were before him.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Ahab the son of Omri did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD above all that were before him.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Kings 16:30

    See 1 Kings 16:33. The great sin of Ahab - that by which he differed from all his predecessors, and exceeded them in wickedness - was his introduction of the worship of Baal, consequent upon his marriage with Jezebel, and his formal establishment of this gross and palpable idolatry as the religion of the state.