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1 Samuel 15:18

    1 Samuel 15:18 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And the LORD sent thee on a journey, and said, Go and utterly destroy the sinners the Amalekites, and fight against them until they be consumed.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And the LORD sent you on a journey, and said, Go and utterly destroy the sinners the Amalekites, and fight against them until they be consumed.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    and Jehovah sent thee on a journey, and said, Go, and utterly destroy the sinners the Amalekites, and fight against them until they be consumed.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the Lord sent you on a journey and said, Go and put to the curse those sinners, the Amalekites, fighting against them till every one is dead.

    Webster's Revision

    and Jehovah sent thee on a journey, and said, Go, and utterly destroy the sinners the Amalekites, and fight against them until they be consumed.

    World English Bible

    and Yahweh sent you on a journey, and said, 'Go, and utterly destroy the sinners the Amalekites, and fight against them until they are consumed.'

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    and the LORD sent thee on a journey,, and said, Go and utterly destroy the sinners the Amalekites, and fight against them until they be consumed.

    Barnes' Notes on 1 Samuel 15:18

    The sinners - As though God would justify His commission to destroy them. (Compare Genesis 13:13.)

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 15:18

    15:18 A journey - So easy was the service, and so certain the success, that it was rather to be called a journey than a war.