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1 Samuel 28:18

    1 Samuel 28:18 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Because thou obeyedst not the voice of the LORD, nor executedst his fierce wrath upon Amalek, therefore hath the LORD done this thing unto thee this day.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Because you obeyed not the voice of the LORD, nor executed his fierce wrath on Amalek, therefore has the LORD done this thing to you this day.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Because thou obeyedst not the voice of Jehovah, and didst not execute his fierce wrath upon Amalek, therefore hath Jehovah done this thing unto thee this day.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Because you did not do what the Lord said, and did not give effect to his burning wrath against Amalek. So the Lord has done this thing to you today.

    Webster's Revision

    Because thou obeyedst not the voice of Jehovah, and didst not execute his fierce wrath upon Amalek, therefore hath Jehovah done this thing unto thee this day.

    World English Bible

    Because you didn't obey the voice of Yahweh, and didn't execute his fierce wrath on Amalek, therefore Yahweh has done this thing to you this day.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Because thou obeyedst not the voice of the LORD and didst not execute his fierce wrath upon Amalek, therefore hath the LORD done this thing unto thee this day.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 28:18

    Nor executedst his fierce wrath upon Amalek - See 1 Samuel 15:1-9 (note) and the notes there.