Parallel Verses

Bible in Basic English

The high places, however, were not taken away: but still the heart of Asa was true to the Lord all his life.

New American Standard Bible

But the high places were not taken away; nevertheless the heart of Asa was wholly devoted to the Lord all his days.

King James Version

But the high places were not removed: nevertheless Asa's heart was perfect with the LORD all his days.

Holman Bible

The high places were not taken away; but Asa’s heart was completely devoted to the Lord his entire life.

International Standard Version

Nevertheless, the high places were not removed, even though Asa's heart was blameless toward the LORD all of his life.

A Conservative Version

But the high places were not taken away. Nevertheless the heart of Asa was perfect with LORD all his days.

American Standard Version

But the high places were not taken away: nevertheless the heart of Asa was perfect with Jehovah all his days.

Amplified

But the high places [of idol worship] were not removed. Nevertheless, Asa’s heart was entirely devoted to the Lord all his days.

Darby Translation

But the high places were not removed; only, Asa's heart was perfect with Jehovah all his days.

Julia Smith Translation

And the heights were not turned aside: but Asa's heart was perfect with Jehovah all his days.

King James 2000

But the high places were not removed: nevertheless Asa's heart was perfect with the LORD all his days.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But the high places he did not remove. Nevertheless, the heart of Asa was completely with Yahweh all of his days.

Modern King James verseion

But the high places were not removed. But Asa's heart was perfect with Jehovah all his days.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But he put not down the hill altars. Nevertheless, Asa's heart was whole with the LORD all his days.

NET Bible

The high places were not eliminated, yet Asa was wholeheartedly devoted to the Lord throughout his lifetime.

New Heart English Bible

But the high places were not taken away: nevertheless the heart of Asa was perfect with the LORD all his days.

The Emphasized Bible

But, the high places, removed he not, - nevertheless, the heart of Asa, was blameless with Yahweh, all his days.

Webster

But the high places were not removed: nevertheless Asa's heart was perfect with the LORD all his days.

World English Bible

But the high places were not taken away: nevertheless the heart of Asa was perfect with Yahweh all his days.

Youngs Literal Translation

and the high places have not turned aside; only, the heart of Asa hath been perfect with Jehovah all his days,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּמה 
Bamah 
Usage: 103

שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
Usage: 301

אסא 
'Aca' 
Asa
Usage: 58

לבב 
Lebab 
Usage: 251

שׁלם 
Shalem 
Usage: 28

with the Lord

Usage: 0

Context Readings

The Reign Of Asa In Judah

13 And he would not let Maacah his mother be queen, because she had made a disgusting image for Asherah; and Asa had the image cut down and burned by the stream Kidron. 14 The high places, however, were not taken away: but still the heart of Asa was true to the Lord all his life. 15 He took into the house of the Lord all the things which his father had made holy, and those which he himself had made holy, silver and gold and vessels.


Cross References

1 Kings 15:3

And he did the same sins which his father had done before him: his heart was not completely true to the Lord his God, like the heart of David his father.

1 Kings 22:43

He did as Asa his father had done, not turning away from it, but doing what was right in the eyes of the Lord; but the high places were not taken away: the people went on making offerings and burning them in the high places.

1 Kings 8:61

Then let your hearts be without sin before the Lord our God, walking in his laws and keeping his orders as at this day.

2 Kings 12:3

But the high places were not taken away; the people went on making offerings and burning them in the high places.

2 Kings 14:4

But still the high places were not taken away; the people went on making offerings and burning them in the high places.

1 Kings 11:4

For it came about that when Solomon was old, his heart was turned away to other gods by his wives; and his heart was no longer true to the Lord his God as the heart of his father David had been.

2 Kings 15:4

But he did not take away the high places, and the people still went on making offerings and burning them in the high places.

2 Chronicles 14:3

For he took away the altars of strange gods and the high places, and had the upright stones broken and the wood pillars cut down;

2 Chronicles 14:5

And he took away the high places and the sun-images from all the towns of Judah; and the kingdom was quiet under his rule.

2 Chronicles 15:17-18

But the high places were not taken away out of Israel; but still the heart of Asa was true to the Lord all his life.

2 Chronicles 16:9

For the eyes of the Lord go this way and that, through all the earth, letting it be seen that he is the strong support of those whose hearts are true to him. In this you have done foolishly, for from now you will have wars.

2 Chronicles 25:2

He did what was right in the eyes of the Lord, but his heart was not completely true to the Lord.

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