Parallel Verses

Holman Bible

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

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.

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.

Bible in Basic English

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

Darby Translation

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

Jubilee 2000 Bible

And the king sent, and they gathered unto 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

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Hastings

Morish

Context Readings

Josiah's Covenantal Reforms

1 So the king sent messengers, and they gathered all the elders of Jerusalem and Judah to him. 2 Then the king went to the Lord’s temple with all the men of Judah and all the inhabitants of Jerusalem, as well as the priests and the prophets—all the people from the youngest to the oldest. As they listened, he read all the words of the book of the covenant that had been found in the Lord’s temple.


Cross References

Deuteronomy 31:28

Assemble all your tribal elders and officers before me so that I may speak these words directly to them and call heaven and earth as witnesses against them.

2 Samuel 6:1

David again assembled all the choice men in Israel, 30,000.

2 Chronicles 29:20

King Hezekiah got up early, gathered the city officials, and went to the Lord’s temple.

2 Chronicles 30:2

For the king and his officials and the entire congregation in Jerusalem decided to observe the Passover of the Lord in the second month,

2 Chronicles 34:29-33

So the king sent messengers and gathered all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

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