Parallel Verses

King James 2000

And Jehu said, Proclaim a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.

New American Standard Bible

And Jehu said, "Sanctify a solemn assembly for Baal " And they proclaimed it.

King James Version

And Jehu said, Proclaim a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.

Holman Bible

Jehu commanded, “Consecrate a solemn assembly for Baal.” So they called one.

International Standard Version

Jehu ordered, "Set aside a solemn assembly for Baal!"

A Conservative Version

And Jehu said, Sanctify a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.

American Standard Version

And Jehu said, Sanctify a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.

Amplified

Jehu said, Sanctify a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.

Bible in Basic English

And Jehu said, Let there be a special holy meeting for the worship of Baal. So a public statement was made.

Darby Translation

And Jehu said, Hallow a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And Jehu said, Sanctify a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.

Julia Smith Translation

And Jehu will say, Consecrate an assembly to Baal, and they will call.

Lexham Expanded Bible

Then Jehu said, "Sanctify a [solemn] assembly for Baal!" So they proclaimed [it].

Modern King James verseion

And Jehu said, Call a solemn feast for Baal. And they called it.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Wherefore Jehu said, "Appoint a solemn feast for Baal." And they proclaimed it.

NET Bible

Then Jehu ordered, "Make arrangements for a celebration for Baal." So they announced it.

New Heart English Bible

Jehu said, "Sanctify a solemn assembly for Baal." They proclaimed it.

The Emphasized Bible

And Jehu said - Hallow ye a solemn festival unto Baal. And they made proclamation.

Webster

And Jehu said, Proclaim a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.

World English Bible

Jehu said, "Sanctify a solemn assembly for Baal!" They proclaimed it.

Youngs Literal Translation

And Jehu saith, 'Sanctify a restraint for Baal;' and they proclaim it.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
יהוּא 
Yehuw' 
Usage: 58

קדשׁ 
Qadash 
Usage: 171

עצרת עצרה 
`atsarah 
Usage: 11

בּעל 
Ba`al 
Usage: 81

References

American

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Watsons

Context Readings

Jehu Purges The Baal Worshipers

19 Now therefore call unto me all the prophets of Baal, all his servants, and all his priests; let none be missing: for I have a great sacrifice to do to Baal; whosoever shall be missing, he shall not live. But Jehu did it in subtlety, to the intent that he might destroy the worshippers of Baal. 20 And Jehu said, Proclaim a solemn assembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it. 21 And Jehu sent through all Israel: and all the worshippers of Baal came, so that there was not a man left that came not. And they came into the house of Baal; and the house of Baal was full from one end to the other.


Cross References

Joel 1:14

Sanctify you a fast, call a solemn assembly, gather the elders and all the inhabitants of the land into the house of the LORD your God, and cry unto the LORD.

Exodus 32:5

And when Aaron saw it, he built an altar before it; and Aaron made proclamation, and said, Tomorrow is a feast to the LORD.

1 Kings 18:19-20

Now therefore send, and gather to me all Israel unto mount Carmel, and the prophets of Baal four hundred and fifty, and the prophets of the idol poles four hundred, who eat at Jezebel's table.

1 Kings 21:12

They proclaimed a fast, and set Naboth on high among the people.

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