Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

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

King James Version

And it came to pass, as soon as the kingdom was confirmed in his hand, that he slew his servants which had slain the king his father.

Holman Bible

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

International Standard Version

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

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass, as soon as the kingdom was established in his hand, that he killed his servants who had slain the king his father,

American Standard Version

And it came to pass, as soon as the kingdom was established in his hand, that he slew his servants who had slain the king his father:

Amplified

As soon as the kingdom was firmly in Amaziah’s hand, he executed his servants who had killed his father the king.

Bible in Basic English

Now when he became strong in the kingdom, straight away he put to death those servants who had taken the life of the king his father;

Darby Translation

And it came to pass when the kingdom was established in his hand, that he slew his servants who had smitten the king his father.

Julia Smith Translation

And it will be when the kingdom was strengthened in his hand, and he will smite his servants striking the king his father.

King James 2000

And it came to pass, as soon as the kingdom was confirmed in his hand, that he slew his servants who had slain the king his father.

Lexham Expanded Bible

It happened that when the kingdom was firmly in his hand, he killed his servants who had killed his father the king.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened when the kingdom was confirmed in his hand, he killed his servants who had slain his father the king;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And as soon as the kingdom was settled in his hand, he slew his servants 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

It happened, as soon as the kingdom was established in his hand, that he killed his servants who had slain the king his father:

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass that, as soon as the kingdom was confirmed in his hand, he smote his servants who smote the king his father;

Webster

And it came to pass, as soon as the kingdom was confirmed in his hand, that he slew his servants who had slain the king his father.

World English Bible

It happened, as soon as the kingdom was established in his hand, that he killed his servants who had slain the king his father:

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass, when the kingdom hath been strong in his hand, that he smiteth his servants, those smiting the king his father,

Interlinear

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

in his hand
יד 
Yad 
Usage: 1612

that he slew
נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

עבד 
`ebed 
Usage: 800

נכה 
Nakah 
Usage: 501

the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

References

American

Easton

Morish

Context Readings

Amaziah Reigns In Judah; Jeroboam Ii In Israel

4 Only the high places were not taken away; the people still sacrificed and burned incense on the high places. 5 Now it came about, as soon as the kingdom was firmly in his hand, that he killed his servants who had slain the king his father. 6 But the sons of the slayers he did not put to death, according to what is written in the book of the Law of Moses, as the Lord commanded, saying, “The fathers shall not be put to death for the sons, nor the sons be put to death for the fathers; but each shall be put to death for his own sin.”


Cross References

Genesis 9:6

Whoever sheds man’s blood,
By man his blood shall be shed,
For in the image of God
He made man.

Exodus 21:12-14

He who strikes a man so that he dies shall surely be put to death.

Numbers 35:33

So you shall not pollute the land in which you are; for blood pollutes the land and no expiation can be made for the land for the blood that is shed on it, except by the blood of him who shed it.

2 Kings 12:20-21

His servants arose and made a conspiracy and struck down Joash at the house of Millo as he was going down to Silla.

2 Chronicles 25:3-4

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.

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