1 Samuel 20:2

He said to him, "Far from it; you shall not die: behold, my father does nothing either great or small, but that he discloses it to me; and why should my father hide this thing from me? It is not so."

Alternate Versions of 1 Samuel 20-2

A Conservative Version: 1 Samuel 20:2
And he said to him, Far from it. Thou shall not die. Behold, my father does nothing either great or small, but that he discloses it to me, and why should my father hide this thing from me? It is not so.

American Standard Version: 1 Samuel 20:2
And he said unto him, Far from it; thou shalt not die: behold, my father doeth nothing either great or small, but that he discloseth it unto me; and why should my father hide this thing from me? it is not so.

Bible in Basic English: 1 Samuel 20:2
And he said to him, Far be the thought: you will not be put to death: see, my father does nothing, great or small, without giving me word of it: would he keep this secret from me? It is not so.

Darby English Bible: 1 Samuel 20:2
And he said to him, God forbid; thou shalt not die: behold, my father will do nothing either great or small, and not apprise me; and why should my father hide this thing from me? it is not so.

King James Version: 1 Samuel 20:2
And he said unto him, God forbid; thou shalt not die: behold, my father will do nothing either great or small, but that he will show it me: and why should my father hide this thing from me? it is not so.

King James Version (UK): 1 Samuel 20:2
And he said unto him, God forbid; you shall not die behold, my father will do nothing either great or small, but that he will show it me and why should my father hide this thing from me? it is not so.

Webster's: 1 Samuel 20:2
And he said to him, Far be it from thee; thou shalt not die: behold, my father will do nothing, either great or small, but that he will show it to me: and why should my father hide this thing from me? it is not so.

Youngs Literal Translation: 1 Samuel 20:2
And he saith to him, `Far be it! thou dost not die; lo, my father doth not do anything great or small and doth not uncover mine ear; and wherefore doth my father hide from me this thing? this `thing' is not.'

Verses Related to 1 Samuel 20-2

Genesis 44:7
They said to him, "Why does my lord speak such words as these? Far be it from your servants that they should do such a thing!

Joshua 22:29
Far be it from us that we should rebel against Yahweh, and turn away this day from following Yahweh, to build an altar for burnt-offering, for meal-offering, or for sacrifice, besides the altar of Yahweh our God that is before his tent.

Joshua 24:16
The people answered, Far be it from us that we should forsake Yahweh, to serve other gods;

1 Samuel 9:15
Now Yahweh had revealed to Samuel a day before Saul came, saying,

1 Samuel 14:45
The people said to Saul, Shall Jonathan die, who has worked this great salvation in Israel? Far from it: as Yahweh lives, there shall not one hair of his head fall to the ground; for he has worked with God this day. So the people rescued Jonathan, that he didn't die.

1 Samuel 19:6
Saul listened to the voice of Jonathan: and Saul swore, As Yahweh lives, he shall not be put to death.

1 Samuel 20:12
Jonathan said to David, Yahweh, the God of Israel, [be witness]: when I have sounded my father about this time tomorrow, [or] the third day, behold, if there be good toward David, shall I not then send to you, and disclose it to you?

Psalms 40:6
Sacrifice and offering you didn't desire. You have opened my ears: Burnt offering and sin offering you have not required.

Isaiah 50:5
The Lord Yahweh has opened my ear, and I was not rebellious, neither turned away backward.

Luke 20:16
He will come and destroy these farmers, and will give the vineyard to others." When they heard it, they said, "May it never be!"