Parallel Verses

Darby Translation

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

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;

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

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 And Shaphan the scribe informed the king saying, Hilkijah the priest has given me a book. And Shaphan read it before the king. 11 And it came to pass when the king heard the words of the book of the law, that he rent his garments. 12 And the king commanded Hilkijah the priest, and Ahikam the son of Shaphan, and Achbor the son of Micaiah, and Shaphan the scribe, and Asaiah a servant of the king, saying,


Cross References

Joshua 7:6

And Joshua rent his clothes, and fell to the earth upon his face before the ark of Jehovah until the evening, he and the elders of Israel, and threw dust upon their heads.

2 Kings 22:19

Because thy heart was tender, and thou didst humble thyself before Jehovah, when thou heardest what I spoke against this place and against the inhabitants thereof, that they should become a desolation and a curse, and didst rend thy garments and weep before me, I also have heard thee, saith Jehovah.

2 Chronicles 34:19

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

Jeremiah 36:24

And they were not afraid, nor rent their garments, neither the king nor any of his servants that heard all these words.

Joel 2:13

and rend your heart, and not your garments, and turn unto Jehovah your God: for he is gracious and merciful, slow to anger, and of great loving-kindness, and repenteth him of the evil.

Jonah 3:6-7

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

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