Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

and whoever would not seek the LORD God of Israel should be put to death, whether small or great, man or woman.

King James Version

That whosoever would not seek the LORD God of Israel should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman.

Holman Bible

Whoever would not seek the Lord God of Israel would be put to death, young or old, man or woman.

International Standard Version

and they further agreed that whoever would refuse to seek the LORD God of Israel was to be executed, whether important or unimportant, man or woman.

A Conservative Version

And that whoever would not seek LORD, the God of Israel, should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman.

American Standard Version

and that whosoever would not seek Jehovah, the God of Israel, should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman.

Amplified

And that whoever would not seek the Lord, the God of Israel, should be put to death, whether young or old, man or woman.

Bible in Basic English

And that anyone, small or great, man or woman, who was not true to the Lord, the God of Israel, would be put to death.

Darby Translation

and that whoever would not seek Jehovah the God of Israel should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

that whoever would not seek the LORD God of Israel should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman.

Julia Smith Translation

And every one who will not seek for Jehovah God of Israel shall be put to death, from small and even to great, from man and even to woman.

King James 2000

That whosoever would not seek the LORD God of Israel should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman.

Lexham Expanded Bible

but all who will not seek Yahweh the God of Israel should be killed, from young to old, from men to women.

Modern King James verseion

and that whoever would not seek Jehovah, the God of Israel should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

so that all that sought not the LORD God of Israel, should die for it, whether he were small or great, man or woman.

NET Bible

Anyone who would not seek the Lord God of Israel would be executed, whether they were young or old, male or female.

New Heart English Bible

and that whoever would not seek the LORD, the God of Israel, should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman.

The Emphasized Bible

and, whosoever would not seek unto Yahweh God of Israel, should be put to death, - whether small or great, whether man or woman.

Webster

That whoever would not seek the LORD God of Israel should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman.

World English Bible

and that whoever would not seek Yahweh, the God of Israel, should be put to death, whether small or great, whether man or woman.

Youngs Literal Translation

and every one who doth not seek for Jehovah, God of Israel, is put to death, from small unto great, from man unto woman.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
דּרשׁ 
Darash 
Usage: 164

the Lord

Usage: 0

אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

מוּת 
Muwth 
Usage: 839


among, with, from, that not, since, after, at, by, whether
Usage: 0

קטן קטן 
Qatan 
Usage: 101

or great
גּדל גּדול 
Gadowl 
Usage: 528

אישׁ 
'iysh 
Usage: 692

Context Readings

Asa's Religious Reforms

12 They entered into the covenant to seek the LORD God of their fathers with all their heart and soul; 13 and whoever would not seek the LORD God of Israel should be put to death, whether small or great, man or woman. 14 Moreover, they made an oath to the LORD with a loud voice, with shouting, with trumpets and with horns.


Cross References

Exodus 22:20

"He who sacrifices to any god, other than to the LORD alone, shall be utterly destroyed.

Genesis 19:11

They struck the men who were at the doorway of the house with blindness, both small and great, so that they wearied themselves trying to find the doorway.

Exodus 12:29

Now it came about at midnight that the LORD struck all the firstborn in the land of Egypt, from the firstborn of Pharaoh who sat on his throne to the firstborn of the captive who was in the dungeon, and all the firstborn of cattle.

Deuteronomy 13:5-15

"But that prophet or that dreamer of dreams shall be put to death, because he has counseled rebellion against the LORD your God who brought you from the land of Egypt and redeemed you from the house of slavery, to seduce you from the way in which the LORD your God commanded you to walk So you shall purge the evil from among you.

Deuteronomy 17:2-5

"If there is found in your midst, in any of your towns, which the LORD your God is giving you, a man or a woman who does what is evil in the sight of the LORD your God, by transgressing His covenant,

Deuteronomy 29:18

so that there will not be among you a man or woman, or family or tribe, whose heart turns away today from the LORD our God, to go and serve the gods of those nations; that there will not be among you a root bearing poisonous fruit and wormwood.

1 Kings 18:40

Then Elijah said to them, "Seize the prophets of Baal; do not let one of them escape." So they seized them; and Elijah brought them down to the brook Kishon, and slew them there.

Job 3:19

"The small and the great are there, And the slave is free from his master.

Job 34:19

Who shows no partiality to princes Nor regards the rich above the poor, For they all are the work of His hands?

Psalm 115:13

He will bless those who fear the LORD, The small together with the great.

Acts 26:22

"So, having obtained help from God, I stand to this day testifying both to small and great, stating nothing but what the Prophets and Moses said was going to take place;

Revelation 6:15

Then the kings of the earth and the great men and the commanders and the rich and the strong and every slave and free man hid themselves in the caves and among the rocks of the mountains;

Revelation 20:12

And I saw the dead, the great and the small, standing before the throne, and books were opened; and another book was opened, which is the book of life; and the dead were judged from the things which were written in the books, according to their deeds.

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