1 Kings 11:28

The man Jeroboam was a mighty man of valor; and Solomon saw the young man that he was industrious, and he gave him charge over all the labor of the house of Joseph.

Alternate Versions of 1 Kings 11-28

A Conservative Version: 1 Kings 11:28
And the man Jeroboam was a mighty man of valor. And Solomon saw the young man that he was industrious, and he gave him charge over all the labor of the house of Joseph.

American Standard Version: 1 Kings 11:28
And the man Jeroboam was a mighty man of valor; and Solomon saw the young man that he was industrious, and he gave him charge over all the labor of the house of Joseph.

Bible in Basic English: 1 Kings 11:28
And Jeroboam was an able and responsible man; and Solomon saw that he was a good worker and made him overseer of all the work given to the sons of Joseph.

Darby English Bible: 1 Kings 11:28
and the man Jeroboam was strong and valiant; and Solomon saw the young man that he was industrious, and he made him ruler over all the charge of the house of Joseph.

King James Version: 1 Kings 11:28
And the man Jeroboam was a mighty man of valor: and Solomon seeing the young man that he was industrious, he made him ruler over all the charge of the house of Joseph.

King James Version (UK): 1 Kings 11:28
And the man Jeroboam was a mighty man of valour and Solomon seeing the young man that he was industrious, he made him ruler over all the charge of the house of Joseph.

Webster's: 1 Kings 11:28
And the man Jeroboam was a mighty man of valor: and Solomon, seeing the young man that he was industrious, he made him ruler over all the charge of the house of Joseph.

Youngs Literal Translation: 1 Kings 11:28
and the man Jeroboam `is' mighty in valour, and Solomon seeth the young man that he is doing business, and appointeth him over all the burden of the house of Joseph.

Verses Related to 1 Kings 11-28

Deuteronomy 1:12
How can I myself alone bear your encumbrance, and your burden, and your strife?

Joshua 18:5
They shall divide it into seven portions: Judah shall abide in his border on the south, and the house of Joseph shall abide in their border on the north.

Judges 1:22
The house of Joseph, they also went up against Bethel; and Yahweh was with them.

1 Samuel 14:52
There was sore war against the Philistines all the days of Saul: and when Saul saw any mighty man, or any valiant man, he took him to him.

2 Samuel 19:20
For your servant does know that I have sinned: therefore, behold, I am come this day the first of all the house of Joseph to go down to meet my lord the king.

1 Kings 5:16
besides Solomon's chief officers who were over the work, three thousand and three hundred, who bore rule over the people who labored in the work.

2 Kings 25:12
But the captain of the guard left of the poorest of the land to work the vineyards and fields.

Proverbs 12:24
The hands of the diligent ones shall rule, But laziness ends in slave labor.

Proverbs 22:29
Do you see a man skilled in his work? He will serve kings; He won't serve obscure men.

Isaiah 14:25
that I will break the Assyrian in my land, and on my mountains tread him under foot: then shall his yoke depart from off them, and his burden depart from off their shoulder.