Bible ~~- Older Testament ~~- 1st Kings ~~- chapter 18 of 22 (46 verses.)

1st Kings 18:18Wrench

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[EliJah] answers [Ahab], โ€œI've never troubled Israel.
But you, and your father's dynasty, keep [troubling Israel by] forsaking the commandments of YHVH, and following Baalim {Sovereigns}.

Usurpance / Abuse Of Authority

Other English Bible translations of 1st Kings 18:18:

Complete Jewish Bible (Sacred Name Version)CJB-SNHe answered, "I havenโ€™t troubled Israโ€™el, you have, you and your fatherโ€™s house, by abandoning Adonaiโ€™s mitzvot and following the baโ€˜alim.
New International Version (Sacred Name)NIV-SR'I have not made trouble for Israel,' Elijah replied. 'But you and your father's family have. You have abandoned the Adonai's commands and have followed the Baals.
New International Readers Version (Sacred Name)NIRV-SN'I haven't made trouble for Israel,' Elijah replied. 'But you and your father's family have. You have turned away from the Adonai's commands. You have followed the gods that are named after Baal.
New Living Translation (Sacred Name Version)NLT-SN'I have made no trouble for Israel,' Elijah replied. 'You and your family are the troublemakers, for you have refused to obey the commands of YHVH and have worshiped the images of Baal instead.
New Revised Standard (Sacred Name Edition)NRSV-SNHe answered, "I have not troubled Israel; but you have, and your father's house, because you have forsaken the commandments of the Adonai and followed the Baals.
The Message (Sacred Name Version)MSG-SN'It's not I who has caused trouble in Israel,' said Elijah, 'but you and your government--you've dumped YHVH's ways and commands and run off after the local gods, the Baals.
Good News Translation (Sacred Name)GNT-SN"I'm not the troublemaker," Elijah answered. "You are; you and your father. You are disobeying the Adonai's commands and worshiping the idols of Baal.
New American Standard (Sacred Name Bible)NASB-SNHe said, 'I have not troubled Israel, but you and your father's house have, because you have forsaken the commandments of YHVH and you have followed the Baals.
King James Version (unedited)KJVAnd he answered, I have not troubled Israel; but thou, and thy father's house, in that ye have forsaken the commandments of the LORD, and thou hast followed Baalim.