Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

But the high places were not removed from Israel; nevertheless Asa's heart was blameless all his days.

King James Version

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

Holman Bible

The high places were not taken away from Israel; nevertheless, Asa was wholehearted his entire life.

International Standard Version

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

A Conservative Version

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

American Standard Version

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

Amplified

But the high places were not taken out of Israel. Nevertheless, the heart of Asa was blameless all his days.

Bible in Basic English

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.

Darby Translation

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

But with all this the high places were not taken away out of Israel; nevertheless, the heart of Asa was perfect all his days.

Julia Smith Translation

And the heights were not removed from Israel: but the heart of Asa was complete all his days.

King James 2000

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

Lexham Expanded Bible

But the high places were not removed from Israel. Nevertheless, the heart of Asa was fully devoted all his days.

Modern King James verseion

But the high places were not taken away out of Israel. But the heart of Asa was perfect all his days.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

But they put not the hill altars out of Israel: nevertheless the heart of Asa was pure all his life.

NET Bible

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

New Heart English Bible

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

New simplified Bible

Although the illegal worship sites in Israel were not taken down, Asa remained committed to Jehovah his entire life.

The Emphasized Bible

But, the high places, were not taken away out of Israel, - only, the heart of Asa, was perfect, all his days.

Webster

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

World English Bible

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

Youngs Literal Translation

yet the high places have not turned aside from Israel; only, the heart of Asa hath been perfect all his days.

Interlinear

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

שׂוּר סוּר 
Cuwr 
away , depart , remove , aside , take , turn , turn in , take off , go , put , eschewed ,
Usage: 301

out of Israel
ישׂראל 
Yisra'el 
Usage: 2505

לבב 
Lebab 
Usage: 251

of Asa
אסא 
'Aca' 
Asa
Usage: 58

שׁלם 
Shalem 
Usage: 28

Devotionals

Devotionals about 2 Chronicles 15:17

References

Fausets

Asa

Context Readings

Asa's Religious Reforms

16 He also removed Maacah, the mother of King Asa, from the position of queen mother, because she had made a horrid image as an Asherah, and Asa cut down her horrid image, crushed it and burned it at the brook Kidron. 17 But the high places were not removed from Israel; nevertheless Asa's heart was blameless all his days. 18 He brought into the house of God the dedicated things of his father and his own dedicated things: silver and gold and utensils.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 12:13-14

"Be careful that you do not offer your burnt offerings in every cultic place you see,

1 Kings 3:2-4

The people were still sacrificing on the high places, because there was no house built for the name of the LORD until those days.

1 Kings 11:4

For when Solomon was old, his wives turned his heart away after other gods; and his heart was not wholly devoted to the LORD his God, as the heart of David his father had been.

1 Kings 22:43

He walked in all the way of Asa his father; he did not turn aside from it, doing right in the sight of the LORD However, the high places were not taken away; the people still sacrificed and burnt incense on the high places.

2 Kings 12:3

Only the high places were not taken away; the people still sacrificed and burned incense on the high places.

2 Kings 14:4

Only the high places were not taken away; the people still sacrificed and burned incense on the high places.

2 Chronicles 14:3-5

for he removed the foreign altars and high places, tore down the sacred pillars, cut down the Asherim,

2 Chronicles 16:7-12

At that time Hanani the seer came to Asa king of Judah and said to him, "Because you have relied on the king of Aram and have not relied on the LORD your God, therefore the army of the king of Aram has escaped out of your hand.



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