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1 Samuel 7:5

    1 Samuel 7:5 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Samuel said, Gather all Israel to Mizpeh, and I will pray for you unto the LORD.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Samuel said, Gather all Israel to Mizpeh, and I will pray for you to the LORD.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Samuel said, Gather all Israel to Mizpah, and I will pray for you unto Jehovah.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then Samuel said, Let all Israel come to Mizpah and I will make prayer to the Lord for you.

    Webster's Revision

    And Samuel said, Gather all Israel to Mizpah, and I will pray for you unto Jehovah.

    World English Bible

    Samuel said, "Gather all Israel to Mizpah, and I will pray for you to Yahweh."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Samuel said, Gather all Israel to Mizpah, and I will pray for you unto the LORD.

    Clarke's Commentary on 1 Samuel 7:5

    Gather all Israel to Mizpeh - This appears to have been an armed assembly, though probably collected principally for religious and political purposes; but Samuel knew that an unarmed multitude could not safely be convened in the vicinity of the Philistines.