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Bible in Basic English

Then the king sent and got together all the responsible men of Judah and of Jerusalem.

New American Standard Bible

Then the king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

King James Version

And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Holman Bible

So the king sent messengers, and they gathered all the elders of Jerusalem and Judah to him.

International Standard Version

At this, the king sent for and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

A Conservative Version

And the king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

American Standard Version

And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Amplified

King Josiah sent and gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Darby Translation

And the king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Julia Smith Translation

And the king will send and gather to him all the old men of Judah and Jerusalem.

King James 2000

And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Lexham Expanded Bible

So the king sent [word], and all of the elders of Judah and Jerusalem gathered to him.

Modern King James verseion

And the king sent. And they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And then the king sent and gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

NET Bible

The king summoned all the leaders of Judah and Jerusalem.

New Heart English Bible

The king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

The Emphasized Bible

Then the king sent, - and there were gathered unto him, all the elders of Judah, and Jerusalem;

Webster

And the king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

World English Bible

The king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Youngs Literal Translation

And the king sendeth, and they gather unto him all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem,

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
And the king
מלך 
melek 
Usage: 2521

שׁלח 
Shalach 
Usage: 848

אסף 
'acaph 
Usage: 199

זקן 
Zaqen 
Usage: 178

of Judah
יהוּדה 
Y@huwdah 
Usage: 648

References

Easton

Fausets

Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Josiah's Covenantal Reforms

1 Then the king sent and got together all the responsible men of Judah and of Jerusalem. 2 And the king went up to the house of the Lord, with all the men of Judah and all the people of Jerusalem, and the priests and the prophets and all the people, small and great; and they were present at his reading of the book of the law which had come to light in the house of the Lord.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 31:28

Get together before me all those who are in authority in your tribes, and your overseers, so that I may say these things in their hearing, and make heaven and earth my witnesses against them.

2 Samuel 6:1

And David got together all the fighting-men of Israel to the number of thirty thousand;

2 Chronicles 29:20

Then Hezekiah the king got up early, and got together the great men of the town, and went up to the house of the Lord.

2 Chronicles 30:2

For the king, after discussion with his chiefs and all the body of the people in Jerusalem, had made a decision to keep the Passover in the second month.

2 Chronicles 34:29-33

Then the king sent and got together all the responsible men of Judah and of Jerusalem.

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