11 Then the king of Israel replied, “Tell him, ‘(A)Let not him who girds on his armor boast like him who takes it off.’” 12 When Ben-hadad heard this message, as (B)he was drinking [a]with the kings in the [b]temporary shelters, he said to his servants, “Station yourselves.” So they stationed themselves against the city.

Ahab Victorious

13 Now behold, a prophet approached Ahab king of Israel and said, “Thus says the Lord, ‘Have you seen all this great multitude? Behold, (C)I will deliver them into your hand today, and (D)you shall know that I am the Lord.’”

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  1. 1 Kings 20:12 Lit he and
  2. 1 Kings 20:12 Or booths

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