Cross-references Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Samuel 18:11 in English Standard Version "And Saul hurled the spear, for he thought, “I will pin David to the wall.” But David evaded him twice." 1Sa 19:10 And Saul sought to pin David to the wall with the spear, but he eluded Saul, so that he struck the spear into the wall. And David fled and escaped that night. 1Sa 20:33 But Saul hurled his spear at him to strike him. So Jonathan knew that his father was determined to put David to death.