Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

And Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all Israel came to Shechem to make him king.

New American Standard Bible

Then Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all Israel had come to Shechem to make him king.

King James Version

And Rehoboam went to Shechem: for all Israel were come to Shechem to make him king.

Holman Bible

Then Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all Israel had gone to Shechem to make him king.

International Standard Version

Rehoboam traveled to Shechem because all of Israel went there to install him as king.

American Standard Version

And Rehoboam went to Shechem: for all Israel were come to Shechem to make him king.

Amplified

Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all Israel had come to Shechem to make him king.

Bible in Basic English

And Rehoboam went to Shechem, where all Israel had come together to make him king,

Darby Translation

And Rehoboam went to Shechem; for all Israel had come to Shechem to make him king.

Julia Smith Translation

And Rehoboam will go to Shechem, for to Shechem came all Israel to make him king.

King James 2000

And Rehoboam went to Shechem: for all Israel were come to Shechem to make him king.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all of Israel had come to Shechem to make him king.

Modern King James verseion

And Rehoboam went to Shechem. For all Israel had come to Shechem to make him king.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And Rehoboam went to Shechem: for all Israel were come to Shechem to make him king.

NET Bible

Rehoboam traveled to Shechem, for all Israel had gathered in Shechem to make Rehoboam king.

New Heart English Bible

Rehoboam went to Shechem: for all Israel had come to Shechem to make him king.

The Emphasized Bible

And Rehoboam went to Shechem, - for, to Shechem, had all Israel come to make him king.

Webster

And Rehoboam went to Shechem: for all Israel had come to Shechem to make him king.

World English Bible

Rehoboam went to Shechem: for all Israel were come to Shechem to make him king.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Rehoboam goeth to Shechem, for to Shechem hath all Israel come to make him king.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רחבעם 
R@chab`am 
Usage: 50

ילך 
Yalak 
Usage: 0

to Shechem
שׁכם 
Sh@kem 
שׁכם 
Sh@kem 
Usage: 49
Usage: 49

ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

Word Count of 20 Translations in 1 Kings 12:1

Context Readings

Israel's Appeal To Rehoboam

1 And Rehoboam went to Shechem, for all Israel came to Shechem to make him king. 2 And it came to pass, when Jeroboam the son of Nebat heard of it (for he was yet in Egypt where he had fled from the presence of king Solomon, and Jeroboam dwelt in Egypt,


Cross References

2 Chronicles 10:1-19

And Rehoboam went to Shechem. For all Israel came to Shechem to make him king.

Genesis 12:6

And Abram passed through the land to the place of Shechem, to the oak of Moreh. And the Canaanite was then in the land.

Genesis 33:18-19

And Jacob came in peace to the city of Shechem, which is in the land of Canaan, when he came from Paddan-aram, and encamped before the city.

Joshua 20:7

And they set apart Kedesh in Galilee in the hill-country of Naphtali, and Shechem in the hill-country of Ephraim, and Kiriath-arba (the same is Hebron) in the hill-country of Judah.

Joshua 24:1

And Joshua gathered all the tribes of Israel to Shechem, and called for the elders of Israel, and for their heads, and for their judges, and for their officers; and they presented themselves before God.

Joshua 24:32

And they buried the bones of Joseph, which the sons of Israel brought up out of Egypt, in Sicima, in the portion of the land which Jacob bought from the Amorites who dwelt in Sicima for a hundred ewe-lambs. And he gave it to Joseph

Judges 9:1

And Abimelech the son of Jerubbaal went to Shechem to his mother's brothers, and spoke with them, and with all the family of the house of his mother's father, saying,

Judges 9:6

And all the men of Shechem assembled themselves together, and all the house of Millo, and went and made Abimelech king by the oak of the pillar that was in Shechem.

1 Kings 11:43

And Solomon slept with his fathers, and was buried in the city of David his father. And Rehoboam his son reigned in his stead.

Psalm 60:6

God has spoken in his holiness: I will exult, I will divide Shechem, and mete out the valley of Succoth.

Acts 7:16

And they were carried into Shechem, and laid in the sepulcher that Abraham bought for a price of silver from the sons of Hamor of Shechem.

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