Parallel Verses

New American Standard Bible

When the king heard the words of the book of the law, he tore his clothes.

King James Version

And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the book of the law, that he rent his clothes.

Holman Bible

When the king heard the words of the book of the law, he tore his clothes.

International Standard Version

When the king heard what was written in the Book of the Law, he tore his clothes

A Conservative Version

And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the book of the law, that he tore his clothes.

American Standard Version

And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the book of the law, that he rent his clothes.

Amplified

And when the king heard the words of the Book of the Law, he rent his clothes.

Bible in Basic English

And the king, hearing the words of the book of the law, took his robe in his hands, violently parting it as a sign of his grief;

Darby Translation

And it came to pass when the king heard the words of the book of the law, that he rent his garments.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And when the king heard the words of the book of the law, he rent his clothes.

Julia Smith Translation

And it will be when the king heard the words of the book of the law, and he will rend his garments.

King James 2000

And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the book of the law, that he tore his clothes.

Lexham Expanded Bible

When the king heard the words of the scroll of the Torah, he tore his clothes.

Modern King James verseion

And it happened when the king had heard the Words of the Book of the Law, he tore his clothes.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And the king, as soon as he had heard the words of the book of the law, he rent his clothes

NET Bible

When the king heard the words of the law scroll, he tore his clothes.

New Heart English Bible

It happened, when the king had heard the words of the book of the law, that he tore his clothes.

The Emphasized Bible

And it came to pass, when the king heard the words of the book of the law, that he rent his clothes.

Webster

And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the book of the law, that he rent his clothes.

World English Bible

It happened, when the king had heard the words of the book of the law, that he tore his clothes.

Youngs Literal Translation

And it cometh to pass, at the king's hearing the words of the book of the law, that he rendeth his garments,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And it came to pass, when the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

שׁמע 
Shama` 
Usage: 1158

the words
דּבר 
Dabar 
Usage: 1438

of the book
ספרה ספר 
Cepher 
Usage: 186

of the law
תּרה תּורה 
Towrah 
law
Usage: 219

that he rent
קרע 
Qara` 
Usage: 63

Context Readings

A Scroll Of The Torah Discovered In The Temple

10 Moreover, Shaphan the scribe told the king saying, "Hilkiah the priest has given me a book." And Shaphan read it in the presence of the king. 11 When the king heard the words of the book of the law, he tore his clothes. 12 Then the king commanded Hilkiah the priest, Ahikam the son of Shaphan, Achbor the son of Micaiah, Shaphan the scribe, and Asaiah the king's servant saying,


Cross References

Joshua 7:6

Then Joshua tore his clothes and fell to the earth on his face before the ark of the LORD until the evening, both he and the elders of Israel; and they put dust on their heads.

2 Kings 22:19

because your heart was tender and you humbled yourself before the LORD when you heard what I spoke against this place and against its inhabitants that they should become a desolation and a curse, and you have torn your clothes and wept before Me, I truly have heard you," declares the LORD.

2 Chronicles 34:19

When the king heard the words of the law, he tore his clothes.

Jeremiah 36:24

Yet the king and all his servants who heard all these words were not afraid, nor did they rend their garments.

Joel 2:13

And rend your heart and not your garments " Now return to the LORD your God, For He is gracious and compassionate, Slow to anger, abounding in lovingkindness And relenting of evil.

Jonah 3:6-7

When the word reached the king of Nineveh, he arose from his throne, laid aside his robe from him, covered himself with sackcloth and sat on the ashes.

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