Parallel Verses

Amplified

And he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courtyards of the house of the Lord.

New American Standard Bible

For he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of the Lord.

King James Version

And he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of the LORD.

Holman Bible

He built altars to the whole heavenly host in both courtyards of the Lord’s temple.

International Standard Version

He built two altars to every star in the heavens in the two courts of the LORD's Temple.

A Conservative Version

And he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of LORD.

American Standard Version

And he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of Jehovah.

Bible in Basic English

And he put up altars for all the stars of heaven in the two outer squares of the house of the Lord.

Darby Translation

And he built altars to all the host of heaven in both courts of the house of Jehovah.

Julia Smith Translation

And he will build altars to all the army of the heavens in the two enclosures of the house of Jehovah.

King James 2000

And he built altars for all the army of heaven in the two courts of the house of the LORD.

Lexham Expanded Bible

He built an altar to all of the host of heaven in the two courtyards of the temple of Yahweh.

Modern King James verseion

And he built altars for all the host of the heavens in the two courts of the house of Jehovah.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And he built altars unto all the host of heaven, even in two courts of the house of the LORD.

NET Bible

In the two courtyards of the Lord's temple he built altars for all the stars in the sky.

New Heart English Bible

He built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of the LORD.

The Emphasized Bible

And he built altars to all the army of the heavens, - in the two courts of the house of Yahweh;

Webster

And he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of the LORD.

World English Bible

He built altars for all the army of the sky in the two courts of the house of Yahweh.

Youngs Literal Translation

And he buildeth altars to all the host of the heavens in the two courts of the house of Jehovah;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And he built
בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

מזבּח 
Mizbeach 
Usage: 401

for all the host
צבאה צבא 
Tsaba' 
Usage: 483

of heaven
שׁמה שׁמים 
Shamayim 
Usage: 420

in the two
שׁתּים שׁנים 
Sh@nayim 
Usage: 767

חצר 
Chatser 
Usage: 190

of the house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

References

Context Readings

Evil Manasseh Reigns After Godly Hezekiah

4 And he built [pagan] altars in the house (temple) of the Lord, of which the Lord had said, “In Jerusalem I will put My Name (Presence).” 5 And he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courtyards of the house of the Lord. 6 He made his son pass through the fire and burned him [as an offering to Molech]; he practiced witchcraft and divination, and dealt with mediums and soothsayers. He did great evil in the sight of the Lord, provoking Him to anger.


Cross References

1 Kings 7:12

So the great courtyard all around had three rows of cut stone and a row of cedar beams like the inner courtyard of the house of the Lord, and the porch of the house.

1 Kings 6:36

He built the inner courtyard with three rows of cut stone and a row of cedar beams.

2 Kings 23:4

Then the king commanded Hilkiah the high priest and the priests of the second rank and the doorkeepers to bring out of the temple of the Lord all the articles made for Baal, for [the goddess] Asherah, and for all the [starry] host of heaven; and he burned them outside Jerusalem in the fields of the Kidron, and carried their ashes to Bethel [where Israel’s idolatry began].

2 Kings 23:12

The altars [dedicated to the starry host of heaven] which were on the roof, the upper chamber of Ahaz, which the kings of Judah had made, and the altars which Manasseh had made in the two courtyards of the house of the Lord, the king tore down; and he smashed them there and threw their dust into the Brook Kidron.

2 Kings 23:6

Josiah brought out the Asherah from the house of the Lord to the Brook Kidron outside Jerusalem, and burned it there, and ground it to dust, and threw its dust on the graves of the common people [who had sacrificed to it].

2 Chronicles 33:5

He built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of the Lord.

2 Chronicles 33:15

He also removed the foreign gods and the idol from the house of the Lord, as well as all the altars which he had built on the mountain of the house of the Lord and in Jerusalem; and he threw them outside the city.

Ezekiel 40:28

Then the man (angel) brought me to the inner courtyard by the south gate; and he measured the south gate according to those same measurements.

Ezekiel 40:32

He brought me into the inner courtyard toward the east, and he measured the gate; it measured the same as the others.

Ezekiel 40:37

Its side pillars faced the outer courtyard, and palm tree decorations were [carved] on them on either side. And its stairway had eight steps.

Ezekiel 40:47

He measured the courtyard, a hundred cubits long and a hundred cubits wide, a perfect square; and the altar was in front of the temple.

Ezekiel 42:3

Opposite the twenty cubits which belonged to the inner courtyard, and opposite the pavement which belonged to the outer courtyard, was gallery (balcony) corresponding to gallery in three stories.

Ezekiel 43:5

Then the Spirit lifted me up and brought me into the inner courtyard; and behold, the glory and brilliance of the Lord filled the temple.

Ezekiel 44:19

When they go out into the outer court, into the outer courtyard to the people, they shall take off the garments in which they have been ministering and leave them in the holy chambers; then they shall put on other clothing so that they will not transmit holiness to the people with their [ceremonial] garments.

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