Then the king of Israel gathered the prophets together, about four hundred men, and said unto them, Shall I go against Ramoth-gilead to battle, or shall I forbear? And they said, Go up; for the Lord shall deliver it into the hand of the king.
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George Leo Haydock
Men, probably the prophets of the groves, who had not gone to Carmel, chap. xviii. 19, 22. (Calmet)
The recent slaughter had not deterred others from imitating the example of the false prophets. (Haydock)