Parallel Verses

King James 2000

Then the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, The LORD is righteous.

New American Standard Bible

So the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves and said, “The Lord is righteous.”

King James Version

Whereupon the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, The LORD is righteous.

Holman Bible

So the leaders of Israel and the king humbled themselves and said, “Yahweh is righteous.”

International Standard Version

In response, the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves and declared, "The LORD is righteous."

A Conservative Version

Then the rulers of Israel and the king humbled themselves, and they said, LORD is righteous.

American Standard Version

Then the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, Jehovah is righteous.

Amplified

Then the leaders of Israel and the king humbled themselves and said, “The Lord is righteous.”

Bible in Basic English

Then the chiefs of Israel and the king made themselves low and said, The Lord is upright.

Darby Translation

And the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, Jehovah is righteous.

Julia Smith Translation

And the chiefs of Israel, and the king, will humble themselves; and they will say, Jehovah is just.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves and said, "Yahweh [is] righteous."

Modern King James verseion

And the rulers of Israel and the king humbled themselves. And they said, Jehovah is righteous.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Whereupon the lords of Israel and the king humbled themselves and said, "The LORD is righteous."

NET Bible

The leaders of Israel and the king humbled themselves and said, "The Lord is just."

New Heart English Bible

Then the leaders of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, "The LORD is righteous."

The Emphasized Bible

Then the rulers of Israel and the king humbled themselves, - and said, Righteous, is Yahweh!

Webster

Upon which the princes of Israel, and the king humbled themselves; and they said, The LORD is righteous.

World English Bible

Then the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, "Yahweh is righteous."

Youngs Literal Translation

and the heads of Israel are humbled, and the king, and they say, 'Righteous is Jehovah.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

and the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

כּנע 
Kana` 
Usage: 36

References

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Shishak Of Egypt Invades Jerusalem

5 Then came Shemaiah the prophet to Rehoboam, and to the princes of Judah, that were gathered together to Jerusalem because of Shishak, and said unto them, Thus says the LORD, You have forsaken me, and therefore have I also left you in the hand of Shishak. 6 Then the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, The LORD is righteous. 7 And when the LORD saw that they humbled themselves, the word of the LORD came to Shemaiah, saying, They have humbled themselves; therefore I will not destroy them, but I will grant them some deliverance; and my wrath shall not be poured out upon Jerusalem by the hand of Shishak.


Cross References

Exodus 9:27

And Pharaoh sent, and called for Moses and Aaron, and said unto them, I have sinned this time: the LORD is righteous, and I and my people are wicked.

Daniel 9:14

Therefore has the LORD watched upon the evil, and brought it upon us: for the LORD our God is righteous in all his works which he does: for we obeyed not his voice.

Exodus 10:3

And Moses and Aaron came in unto Pharaoh, and said unto him, Thus says the LORD God of the Hebrews, How long will you refuse to humble yourself before me? let my people go, that they may serve me.

Leviticus 26:40-41

If they shall confess their iniquity, and the iniquity of their fathers, with their trespass which they trespassed against me, and that also they have walked contrary unto me;

Judges 1:7

And Adonibezek said, Threescore and ten kings, having their thumbs and their great toes cut off, gathered scraps under my table: as I have done, so God has requited me. And they brought him to Jerusalem, and there he died.

1 Kings 8:37-39

If there be in the land famine, if there be pestilence, blight, mildew, locust, or if there be caterpillar; if their enemy besiege them in the land of their cities; whatsoever plague, whatsoever sickness there be;

2 Chronicles 32:26

Then Hezekiah humbled himself for the pride of his heart, both he and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, so that the wrath of the LORD came not upon them in the days of Hezekiah.

2 Chronicles 33:12

And when he was in affliction, he sought the LORD his God, and humbled himself greatly before the God of his fathers,

2 Chronicles 33:19

His prayer also, and how God received his entreaty, and all his sins, and his trespass, and the places in which he built high places, and set up idol poles and graven images, before he was humbled: behold, they are written among the sayings of the seers.

2 Chronicles 33:23

And humbled not himself before the LORD, as Manasseh his father had humbled himself; but Amon trespassed more and more.

Job 33:27

He looks upon men, and if any say, I have sinned, and perverted that which was right, and it profited me not;

Psalm 78:34-35

When he slew them, then they sought him: and they returned and inquired early after God.

Psalm 129:4

The LORD is righteous: he has cut asunder the cords of the wicked.

Jeremiah 13:15

Hear you, and give ear; be not proud: for the LORD has spoken.

Jeremiah 13:18

Say unto the king and to the queen, Humble yourselves, sit down: for your rule shall come down, even the crown of your glory.

Jeremiah 44:10

They are not humbled even unto this day, neither have they feared, nor walked in my law, nor in my statutes, that I set before you and before your fathers.

Lamentations 1:18

The LORD is righteous; for I have rebelled against his commandment: hear, I pray you, all people, and behold my sorrow: my virgins and my young men have gone into captivity.

Daniel 5:22

And you his son, O Belshazzar, have not humbled your heart, though you knew all this;

Hosea 5:15

I will go and return to my place, till they acknowledge their offence, and seek my face: in their affliction they will seek me early.

Luke 18:14

I tell you, this man went down to his house justified rather than the other: for everyone that exalts himself shall be abased; and he that humbles himself shall be exalted.

Romans 10:3

For they being ignorant of God's righteousness, and going about to establish their own righteousness, have not submitted themselves unto the righteousness of God.

James 4:6

But he gives more grace. Therefore he says, God resists the proud, but gives grace unto the humble.

James 4:10

Humble yourselves in the sight of the Lord, and he shall lift you up.

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