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1 Samuel 11:6

    1 Samuel 11:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the Spirit of God came upon Saul when he heard those tidings, and his anger was kindled greatly.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the Spirit of God came on Saul when he heard those tidings, and his anger was kindled greatly.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And the Spirit of God came mightily upon Saul when he heard those words, and his anger was kindled greatly.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And at their words, the spirit of God came on Saul with power, and he became very angry.

    Webster's Revision

    And the Spirit of God came mightily upon Saul when he heard those words, and his anger was kindled greatly.

    World English Bible

    The Spirit of God came mightily on Saul when he heard those words, and his anger was kindled greatly.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And the spirit of God came mightily upon Saul when he heard those words, and his anger was kindled greatly.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 11:6

    The Spirit of God came upon Saul - He felt himself strongly excited to attempt the relief of his brethren.

    And his anger was kindled greatly - I believe this means no more than that his courage was greatly excited, he felt himself strong for fight, and confident of success.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 11:6

    This time the Spirit of God came upon him, as upon the Judges before him, as a Spirit of supernatural energy and power.