Parallel Verses

International Standard Version

As soon as he had consolidated his royal authority, he executed the servants who had killed his father, the king,

New American Standard Bible

Now it came about as soon as the kingdom was firmly in his grasp, that he killed his servants who had slain his father the king.

King James Version

Now it came to pass, when the kingdom was established to him, that he slew his servants that had killed the king his father.

Holman Bible

As soon as the kingdom was firmly in his grasp, he executed his servants who had murdered his father the king.

A Conservative Version

Now it came to pass, when the kingdom was established to him, that he killed his servants who had killed the king his father.

American Standard Version

Now it came to pass, when the kingdom was established unto him, that he slew his servants that had killed the king his father.

Amplified

When his kingdom was firmly established, he killed his servants who had struck down his father the king.

Bible in Basic English

Now when he became strong in the kingdom, he put to death those men who had taken the life of the king his father.

Darby Translation

And it came to pass when the kingdom was established unto him, that he killed his servants who had smitten the king his father.

Julia Smith Translation

And it will be when the kingdom was strengthened over him, and he will slay his servants striking the king his father.

King James 2000

Now it came to pass, when the kingdom was established to him, that he slew his servants that had killed the king his father.

Lexham Expanded Bible

And it happened [that] as his reign was strengthened, he killed his servants who had killed his father the king.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened when the kingdom was made sure to him, he killed his servants who had killed his father, the king.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And as soon as he was settled in the kingdom, he slew them that killed the king his father.

NET Bible

When he had secured control of the kingdom, he executed the servants who had assassinated his father.

New Heart English Bible

Now it happened, when the kingdom was established to him, that he killed his servants who had killed the king his father.

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass, when the kingdom was confirmed unto him, that he slew his servants who had smitten the king his father;

Webster

Now it came to pass, when the kingdom was established to him, that he slew his servants that had killed the king his father.

World English Bible

Now it happened, when the kingdom was established to him, that he killed his servants who had killed the king his father.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass, when the kingdom hath been strong upon him, that he slayeth his servants, those smiting the king his father,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Now it came to pass, when the kingdom
ממלכה 
Mamlakah 
Usage: 117

to him, that he slew
הרג 
Harag 
Usage: 166

עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

References

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Verse Info

Context Readings

The Reign Of Amaziah

2 He practiced what the LORD considered to be right, but not with a perfect heart. 3 As soon as he had consolidated his royal authority, he executed the servants who had killed his father, the king, 4 but he did not execute their children in obedience to what is written in the Law, the writings of Moses, where the LORD commanded, "Fathers are not to die because of what their children do, nor are children to die because of what their fathers do, but each person is to die for his own sins."


Cross References

Genesis 9:5-6

Also, I will certainly demand an accounting regarding bloodshed, from every animal and from every human being. I'll demand an accounting from every human being for the life of another human being.

Exodus 21:14

If a man acts deliberately against his neighbor, to kill him by treachery, you are to take him to die even if he's at my altar.

Numbers 35:31-33

You are to receive no ransom for the life of a killer who is guilty of murder; instead, he is to die.

2 Kings 14:5-22

Later on, as soon as he was in firm control of his kingdom, he executed the servants who had murdered his father the king,

2 Chronicles 24:25-26

After the Arameans left him very sick, Joash's own servants conspired against him because Joash had murdered Jehoiada the priest's son, and they killed him on his sick bed.

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