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1 Samuel 2:9

    1 Samuel 2:9 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    He will keep the feet of his saints, and the wicked shall be silent in darkness; for by strength shall no man prevail.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    He will keep the feet of his saints, and the wicked shall be silent in darkness; for by strength shall no man prevail.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    He will keep the feet of his holy ones; But the wicked shall be put to silence in darkness; For by strength shall no man prevail.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    He will keep the feet of his holy ones, but the evil-doers will come to their end in the dark night, for by strength no man will overcome.

    Webster's Revision

    He will keep the feet of his holy ones; But the wicked shall be put to silence in darkness; For by strength shall no man prevail.

    World English Bible

    He will keep the feet of his holy ones, but the wicked shall be put to silence in darkness; for no man shall prevail by strength.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    He will keep the feet of his holy ones, but the wicked shall be put to silence in darkness; for by strength shall no man prevail.

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 2:9

    Saints - Men and women of God.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 2:9

    He will keep the feet of his saints - He will order and direct all their goings, and keep them from every evil way.

    The wicked shall be silent in darkness - The Targum understands this of their being sent to the darkness of hell; they shall be slain.

    By strength shall no man prevail - Because God is omnipotent, and no power can be successfully exerted against him.