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1 Samuel 14:35

    1 Samuel 14:35 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Saul built an altar unto the LORD: the same was the first altar that he built unto the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Saul built an altar to the LORD: the same was the first altar that he built to the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Saul built an altar unto Jehovah: the same was the first altar that he built unto Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Saul put up an altar to the Lord: this was the first altar which he put up to the Lord.

    Webster's Revision

    And Saul built an altar unto Jehovah: the same was the first altar that he built unto Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    Saul built an altar to Yahweh. This was the first altar that he built to Yahweh.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Saul built an altar unto the LORD: the same was the first altar that he built unto the LORD.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 14:35

    Saul built an altar - And this we are informed was the first he had built; Samuel, as prophet had hitherto erected the altars, and Saul thought he had sufficient authority to erect one himself without the prophet, as he once offered sacrifice without him.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 14:35

    And Saul built ... - i. e., of the great stone which they had rolled to kill the oxen and sheep upon, he began to build an altar to Yahweh (see the margin); but he did not finish it (compare 1 Chronicles 27:24), in his haste to pursue the Philistines that night.