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Numbers 22:19

    Numbers 22:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Now therefore, I pray you, tarry ye also here this night, that I may know what the LORD will say unto me more.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Now therefore, I pray you, tarry you also here this night, that I may know what the LORD will say to me more.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Now therefore, I pray you, tarry ye also here this night, that I may know what Jehovah will speak unto me more.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    So take your rest here this night, till I have knowledge what more the Lord has to say to me.

    Webster's Revision

    Now therefore, I pray you, tarry ye also here this night, that I may know what Jehovah will speak unto me more.

    World English Bible

    Now therefore, please wait also here this night, that I may know what Yahweh will speak to me more."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Now therefore, I pray you, tarry ye also here this night, that I may know what the LORD will speak unto me more.

    Clarke's Commentary on Numbers 22:19

    What the Lord will say unto me more - He did not know but God might make a farther discovery of his will to him, and therefore he might very innocently seek farther information.

    Barnes' Notes on Numbers 22:19

    Ye also - i. e., as the other envoys before you. Had Balaam possessed a sincere spirit of obedience, he would have found in the first instructions Numbers 22:12 a final decision upon the matter. His hypocritical importunity with God when the fresh messengers came from Balak demonstrates his aversion to God's declared will.