Parallel Verses

NET Bible

After Jehoiada died, the officials of Judah visited the king and declared their loyalty to him. The king listened to their advice.

New American Standard Bible

But after the death of Jehoiada the officials of Judah came and bowed down to the king, and the king listened to them.

King James Version

Now after the death of Jehoiada came the princes of Judah, and made obeisance to the king. Then the king hearkened unto them.

Holman Bible

However, after Jehoiada died, the rulers of Judah came and paid homage to the king. Then the king listened to them,

International Standard Version

But after Jehoiada had died, officials from Judah came, bowed down to the king, and the king listened to what they had to say.

A Conservative Version

Now after the death of Jehoiada the rulers of Judah came, and made obeisance to the king. Then the king hearkened to them.

American Standard Version

Now after the death of Jehoiada came the princes of Judah, and made obeisance to the king. Then the king hearkened unto them.

Amplified

Now after the death of Jehoiada [the priest, who had hidden Joash], the officials of Judah came and bowed down to King Joash; then the king listened to them.

Bible in Basic English

Now after the death of Jehoiada, the chiefs of Judah came and went down on their faces before the king. Then the king gave ear to them.

Darby Translation

And after the death of Jehoiada the princes of Judah came and made obeisance to the king; then the king hearkened to them.

Julia Smith Translation

And after the death of Jehoiada came the chiefs of Judah, and they will Worship to the king. Then the king heard to them.

King James 2000

Now after the death of Jehoiada came the princes of Judah, and bowed before the king. Then the king hearkened unto them.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Now after the death of Jehoiada, the princes of Judah came and bowed down to the king. Then the king listened to them.

Modern King James verseion

And after the death of Jehoiada the rulers of Judah came and bowed down to the king. And the king listened to them.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And after the death of Jehoiada, came the lords of Judah and made obeisance to the king. And then he hearkened unto them.

New Heart English Bible

Now after the death of Jehoiada the leaders of Judah came and paid homage to the king. And the king listened to them.

The Emphasized Bible

Now, after the death of Jehoiada, came the rulers of Judah, and bowed themselves down unto the king, - then, hearkened the king unto them.

Webster

Now after the death of Jehoiada came the princes of Judah, and made obeisance to the king. Then the king hearkened to them.

World English Bible

Now after the death of Jehoiada came the princes of Judah, and made obeisance to the king. Then the king listened to them.

Youngs Literal Translation

And after the death of Jehoiada come in have heads of Judah, and bow themselves to the king; then hath the king hearkened unto them,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
אחר 
'achar 
Usage: 488

the death
מות 
Maveth 
Usage: 156

יהוידע 
Y@howyada` 
Usage: 48


come, bring, ... in, enter, go, carry, ...down, pass, ...out,
Usage: 0

the princes
שׂר 
Sar 
Usage: 421

of Judah
יהוּדה 
Y@huwdah 
Usage: 648

שׁחה 
Shachah 
Usage: 171

to the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

Then the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

Verse Info

Context Readings

Joash Repairs The Temple

16 He was buried in the City of David with the kings, because he had accomplished good in Israel and for God and his temple. 17 After Jehoiada died, the officials of Judah visited the king and declared their loyalty to him. The king listened to their advice. 18 They abandoned the temple of the Lord God of their ancestors, and worshiped the Asherah poles and idols. Because of this sinful activity, God was angry with Judah and Jerusalem.



Cross References

Deuteronomy 31:27

for I know about your rebellion and stubbornness. Indeed, even while I have been living among you to this very day, you have rebelled against the Lord; you will be even more rebellious after my death!

2 Chronicles 10:8-10

But Rehoboam rejected their advice and consulted the young advisers who served him, with whom he had grown up.

2 Chronicles 22:3-4

He followed in the footsteps of Ahab's dynasty, for his mother gave him evil advice.

Proverbs 7:21-23

She persuaded him with persuasive words; with her smooth talk she compelled him.

Proverbs 20:19

The one who goes about gossiping reveals secrets; therefore do not associate with someone who is always opening his mouth.

Proverbs 26:8

Like tying a stone in a sling, so is giving honor to a fool.

Proverbs 26:28

A lying tongue hates those crushed by it, and a flattering mouth works ruin.

Proverbs 29:5

The one who flatters his neighbor spreads a net for his steps.

Proverbs 29:12

If a ruler listens to lies, all his ministers will be wicked.

Daniel 11:32

Then with smooth words he will defile those who have rejected the covenant. But the people who are loyal to their God will act valiantly.

Acts 20:29-30

I know that after I am gone fierce wolves will come in among you, not sparing the flock.

2 Peter 1:15

Indeed, I will also make every effort that, after my departure, you have a testimony of these things.

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