Parallel Verses

King James Version

So the workmen wrought, and the work was perfected by them, and they set the house of God in his state, and strengthened it.

New American Standard Bible

So the workmen labored, and the repair work progressed in their hands, and they restored the house of God according to its specifications and strengthened it.

Holman Bible

The workmen did their work, and through them the repairs progressed. They restored God’s temple to its specifications and reinforced it.

International Standard Version

As a result, the workmen did their labor, and the repair work progressed steadily under their supervision, and they restored God's Temple back to what it should be, and strengthened it, too.

A Conservative Version

So the workmen labored, and the work of repairing went forward in their hands, and they set up the house of God in its state, and strengthened it.

American Standard Version

So the workmen wrought, and the work of repairing went forward in their hands, and they set up the house of God in its state, and strengthened it.

Amplified

So the workmen labored, and the repair work progressed in their hands; and they restored and organized the house of God in accordance with its specifications and strengthened it.

Bible in Basic English

So the workmen did their work, making good what was damaged and building up the house of God till it was strong and beautiful again.

Darby Translation

So the workmen wrought, and the work was perfected by them, and they set the house of God in its state, and strengthened it.

Julia Smith Translation

And they doing the work will work, and healing will go up to the work by their hand, and they will cause the house of God to stand upon its measure, and they will make it firm.

King James 2000

So the workmen labored, and the work was completed by them, and they put the house of God in order, and strengthened it.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So those doing the work labored, and the restoration for the work made progress under their hand. And they restored the house of God to its position and strengthened it.

Modern King James verseion

And the workmen worked, and the work was completed by them, and they set the house of God in its proper state and made it strong.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the workmen wrought and the work mended through their hands: and they made the house of God as it ought to be, and strengthened it.

NET Bible

They worked hard and made the repairs. They followed the measurements specified for God's temple and restored it.

New Heart English Bible

So the workmen worked, and the work of repairing went forward in their hands, and they set up God's house in its state, and strengthened it.

The Emphasized Bible

So the doers of the work wrought, and the work of restoration went forward, in their hand, - and they caused the house of God to stand forth according to its due proportions, and made it strong.

Webster

So the workmen wrought, and the work was perfected by them, and they set the house of God in its state, and strengthened it.

World English Bible

So the workmen worked, and the work of repairing went forward in their hands, and they set up the house of God in its state, and strengthened it.

Youngs Literal Translation

And those doing the business work, and there goeth up lengthening to the work by their hand, and they establish the house of God, by its proper measure, and strengthen it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
So the workmen
מלאכה 
M@la'kah 
Usage: 167

and the work
מלאכה 
M@la'kah 
Usage: 167

was
עלה 
`alah 
Usage: 890

ארכה ארוּכה 
'aruwkah 
Usage: 6

by them
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

of God
אלהים 
'elohiym 
Usage: 2600

in his state
מתכנת מתכנת 
Mathkoneth 
Usage: 5

Verse Info

Context Readings

Joash Repairs The Temple

12 And the king and Jehoiada gave it to such as did the work of the service of the house of the LORD, and hired masons and carpenters to repair the house of the LORD, and also such as wrought iron and brass to mend the house of the LORD. 13 So the workmen wrought, and the work was perfected by them, and they set the house of God in his state, and strengthened it. 14 And when they had finished it, they brought the rest of the money before the king and Jehoiada, whereof were made vessels for the house of the LORD, even vessels to minister, and to offer withal, and spoons, and vessels of gold and silver. And they offered burnt offerings in the house of the LORD continually all the days of Jehoiada.


Cross References

1 Chronicles 22:5

And David said, Solomon my son is young and tender, and the house that is to be builded for the LORD must be exceeding magnifical, of fame and of glory throughout all countries: I will therefore now make preparation for it. So David prepared abundantly before his death.

Nehemiah 4:7

But it came to pass, that when Sanballat, and Tobiah, and the Arabians, and the Ammonites, and the Ashdodites, heard that the walls of Jerusalem were made up, and that the breaches began to be stopped, then they were very wroth,

Haggai 2:3

Who is left among you that saw this house in her first glory? and how do ye see it now? is it not in your eyes in comparison of it as nothing?

Mark 13:1-2

And as he went out of the temple, one of his disciples saith unto him, Master, see what manner of stones and what buildings are here!

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