1 Samuel 16:4 Parallel Verses [⇓ See commentary ⇓]

1 Samuel 16:4, NIV: Samuel did what the LORD said. When he arrived at Bethlehem, the elders of the town trembled when they met him. They asked, 'Do you come in peace?'

1 Samuel 16:4, ESV: Samuel did what the LORD commanded and came to Bethlehem. The elders of the city came to meet him trembling and said, “Do you come peaceably?”

1 Samuel 16:4, KJV: And Samuel did that which the LORD spake, and came to Bethlehem. And the elders of the town trembled at his coming, and said, Comest thou peaceably?

1 Samuel 16:4, NASB: So Samuel did what the LORD told him, and he came to Bethlehem. Then the elders of the city came trembling to meet him and said, 'Do you come in peace?'

1 Samuel 16:4, NLT: So Samuel did as the LORD instructed. When he arrived at Bethlehem, the elders of the town came trembling to meet him. 'What's wrong?' they asked. 'Do you come in peace?'

1 Samuel 16:4, CSB: Samuel did what the Lord directed and went to Bethlehem. When the elders of the town met him, they trembled and asked, "Do you come in peace? "

What does 1 Samuel 16:4 mean? [⇑ See verse text ⇑]

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