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1 Samuel 3:19

    1 Samuel 3:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Samuel grew, and the LORD was with him, and did let none of his words fall to the ground.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Samuel grew, and the LORD was with him, and did let none of his words fall to the ground.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Samuel grew, and Jehovah was with him, and did let none of his words fall to the ground.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Samuel became older, and the Lord was with him and let not one of his words be without effect.

    Webster's Revision

    And Samuel grew, and Jehovah was with him, and did let none of his words fall to the ground.

    World English Bible

    Samuel grew, and Yahweh was with him, and let none of his words fall to the ground.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Samuel grew, and the LORD was with him, and did let none of his words fall to the ground.

    Definitions for 1 Samuel 3:19

    Let - To hinder or obstruct.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 3:19

    Samuel grew - Increased to manhood.

    The Lord was with him - Teaching him, and filling him with grace and holiness.

    None of his words fall - Whatever prediction he uttered, God fulfilled it; and his counsels were received as coming from the Lord.

    Wesley's Notes on 1 Samuel 3:19

    3:19 Fail, and c. - That is, want its effect: God made good all his predictions. A metaphor from precious liquors, which when they are spilt upon the ground, are altogether useless.