2 Chronicles 1:3
So Solomon, and all the congregation with him, went to the high place that [was] at Gibeon; for the tabernacle of the congregation of God was there, which Moses, the servant of the Lord, had made in the wilderness.
2 Chronicles 1:11
And God said to Solomon, "Because this was in your heart, and you have not asked for riches, wealth, or honor, nor the life of your enemies, neither have you asked for long life; but have asked for wisdom and knowledge for yourself, that you may judge My people, over whom I have made you king.
2 Chronicles 1:12
Wisdom and knowledge [is] granted to you; and I will give you riches, and wealth, and honor, such as none of the kings have had who [have been] before you, neither will any after you have the like." *38:35
2 Chronicles 1:14
And Solomon gathered chariots and horsemen, and he had a thousand four hundred chariots, and twelve thousand horsemen, which he placed in the chariot-cities, and with the king at Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 1:17
And they fetched up, and brought forth a chariot for six hundred [shekels] of silver out of Egypt, and a horse for a hundred and fifty, and they so brought out [horses] for all the kings of the Hittites, and for the kings of Syria, by their means.
2 Chronicles 2:4
Behold, I build a House to the name of the Lord my God, to dedicate [it] to Him, [and] to burn before Him sweet incense, and for the continual bread, and for the burnt offerings morning and evening, on the sabbaths, and on the new moons, and on the solemn feasts of the Lord our God. This [is an ordinance] forever to Israel.
2 Chronicles 2:6
But who is able to build Him a House, seeing the heaven and heaven of heavens cannot contain Him? Who [am] I then, that I should build Him a House, except to only burn sacrifice before Him?
2 Chronicles 2:7
Send me now therefore a cunning man to work in gold, and in silver, and in brass, and in iron, and in purple, and crimson, and blue, and who can skill to grave with the cunning men who [are] with me in Judah and in Jerusalem, whom David my father provided.
2 Chronicles 2:8
Send me also cedar trees, fir trees, and algum trees, out of Lebanon, for I know that your servants can skill to cut timber in Lebanon; and, behold, my servants [will be] with your servants,
2 Chronicles 2:10
And, behold, I will give to your servants, the hewers who cut timber, twenty thousand measures of beaten wheat, and twenty thousand measures of barley, and twenty thousand baths of wine, and twenty thousand baths of oil."
2 Chronicles 2:12
Huram said moreover, "Blessed [is] the Lord God of Israel, who made heaven and earth, who has given a wise son to David the king, endued with prudence and understanding, who might build a House for the Lord, and a house for his kingdom.
2 Chronicles 2:14
The son of a woman of the daughters of Dan, and his father [was] a man of Tyre, skillful to work in gold, and in silver, in brass, in iron, in stone, and in timber, in purple, in blue, and in fine linen, and in crimson; also to grave any manner of graving, and to find out every device which will be put to him, with your cunning men, and with the cunning men of my lord David your father.
2 Chronicles 2:17
And Solomon numbered all the strangers who [were] in the land of Israel, after the numbering whereby David his father had numbered them; and a hundred and fifty three thousand six hundred were found.
2 Chronicles 2:18
And he set seventy thousand of them [to be] bearers of burdens, and eighty thousand [to be] hewers in the mountain, and three thousand six hundred overseers to set the people a work.
2 Chronicles 3:1
Then Solomon began to build the House of the Lord at Jerusalem in Mount Moriah, where [the Lord] appeared to David his father, in the place that David had prepared in the threshingfloor of Ornan the Jebusite.
2 Chronicles 3:3
Now these [are the things wherein] Solomon was instructed for the building of the House of God. The length by cubits after the first measure [was] sixty cubits, and the breadth twenty cubits.
2 Chronicles 3:4
And the porch that [was] in the front [of the House], the length [of it was] according to the breadth of the House, twenty cubits, and the height [was] a hundred and twenty, and he overlaid it within with pure gold.
2 Chronicles 3:8
And he made the most holy House, the length whereof [was] according to the breadth of the House, twenty cubits, and the breadth thereof twenty cubits, and he overlaid it with fine gold, [amounting] to six hundred talents.
2 Chronicles 3:11
And the wings of the cherubims [were] twenty cubits long, one wing [of one cherub was] five cubits, reaching to the wall of the House, and the other wing [was likewise] five cubits, reaching to the wing of the other cherub.
2 Chronicles 3:17
And he reared up the pillars before the temple, one on the right hand, and the other on the left; and called the name of that on the right hand Jachin, and the name of that on the left Boaz.
2 Chronicles 4:4
It stood upon twelve oxen, three looking toward the north, and three looking toward the west, and three looking toward the south, and three looking toward the east, and the sea [was set] above upon them, and all their hinder parts [were] inward.
2 Chronicles 4:6
He made also ten lavers, and put five on the right hand, and five on the left, to wash in them, they washed such things in them as they offered for the burnt offering; but the sea [was] for the priests to wash in.
2 Chronicles 4:12
[To knowledge], the two pillars, and the pommels, and the chapiters [which were] on the top of the two pillars, and the two wreaths to cover the two pommels of the chapiters which [were] on the top of the pillars;
2 Chronicles 4:22
And the tongs, and the basins, and the spoons, and the censers, [of] pure gold, and the entry of the House, the inner doors thereof for the most holy [place], and the doors of the House of the temple, [were of] gold.
2 Chronicles 5:1
Thus all the work that Solomon made for the House of the Lord was finished, and Solomon brought in [all] the things that David his father had dedicated; and the silver, and the gold, and all the instruments, he put among the treasures of the House of God.
2 Chronicles 5:2
Then Solomon assembled the elders of Israel, and all the heads of the tribes, the chief of the fathers of the Children of Israel, to Jerusalem, to bring up the ark of the covenant of the Lord out of the city of David, which [is] Zion.
2 Chronicles 5:10
[There was] nothing in the ark except the two tables which Moses put [therein] at Horeb, *2:248 when the Lord made [a covenant] with the Children of Israel, when they came out of Egypt.
2 Chronicles 5:12
Also the Levites [who were] the singers, all of them of Asaph, of Heman, of Jeduthun, with their sons and their brethren, [being] arrayed in white linen, having cymbals and psalteries and harps, stood at the east end of the altar, and with them a hundred and twenty priests sounding with trumpets.)
2 Chronicles 5:13
It came to pass, as the trumpeters and singers [were] as one, to make one sound to be heard in praising and thanking the Lord; and when they lifted up [their] voice with the trumpets and cymbals and instruments of music, and praised the Lord, [saying], "For [He is] good; for His mercy [endures] forever," that [then] the House was filled with a cloud, [even] the House of the Lord;
2 Chronicles 6:5
'Since the day that I brought forth My people out of the land of Egypt I chose no city among all the tribes of Israel to build a House in, that My name might be there; neither did I choose any man to be a ruler over My people Israel.
2 Chronicles 6:10
The Lord therefore has performed His word that He has spoken, for I have risen up in the room of David my father, and am set on the throne of Israel, as the Lord promised, and have built the House for the name of the Lord God of Israel.
2 Chronicles 6:13
For Solomon had made a brazen scaffold, of five cubits long, and five cubits broad, and three cubits high, and had set it in the midst of the court, and upon it he stood, and knelt down upon his knees before all the congregation of Israel, and spread forth his hands toward heaven,
2 Chronicles 6:14
And said, "O Lord God of Israel, [there is] no god like You in the heaven, nor in the earth; who keeps covenant, and [shows] mercy to Your servants, who walk before You with all their hearts.
2 Chronicles 6:16
Now therefore, O Lord God of Israel, keep with Your servant David, my father, that which You have promised him, saying, 'A man will not fail you in My sight to sit upon the throne of Israel; yet so that your children take heed to their way to walk in My law, as you have walked before Me.'
2 Chronicles 6:20
That Your eyes may be open upon this House day and night, upon the place whereof You have said that You would put Your name there; to hear the prayer which Your servant prays toward this place.
2 Chronicles 6:21
Listen therefore to the supplications of Your servant, and of Your people Israel, which they will make toward this place, *2:148 hear from Your dwelling place, [even] from heaven; and when You hear, forgive.
2 Chronicles 6:23
Then hear from heaven, and do, and judge Your servants, by requiting the wicked, by recompensing his way upon his own head; and by justifying the righteous, by giving him according to his righteousness.
2 Chronicles 6:24
And if Your people Israel are put to the worse before the enemy, because they have sinned against You; and will return and confess Your name, and pray and make supplication before You in this House;
2 Chronicles 6:26
When the heaven is shut up, and there is no rain, because they have sinned against You; [yet] if they pray toward this place, *2:148 and confess Your name, and turn from their sin, when You do afflict them;
2 Chronicles 6:27
Then hear from heaven, and forgive the sin of Your servants, and of Your people Israel, when You have taught them the good way, wherein they should walk; and send rain upon Your land, which You have given to Your people for an inheritance.
2 Chronicles 6:28
If there is famine in the land, if there is pestilence, if there is blasting, or mildew, locusts, or caterpillars; if their enemies besiege them in the cities of their land; whatever sore or whatever sickness [there is].
2 Chronicles 6:29
[Then] what prayer [or] whatever supplication will be made of any man, or of all Your people Israel, when everyone will know his own sore and his own grief, and will spread forth his hands in this House.
2 Chronicles 6:30
Then hear from heaven, Your dwelling place, and forgive, and render to every man according to all his ways, whose heart You know (for You only know the hearts of the children of men).
2 Chronicles 6:32
Moreover concerning the stranger, who is not of Your people Israel, but has come from a far country for Your great name's sake, and Your mighty hand, and Your stretched out arm; if they come and pray in this House;
2 Chronicles 6:33
Then hear from the heavens, [even] from Your dwelling place, and do according to all that the stranger calls to You for; that all people of the earth may know Your name, and fear You, as Your people Israel [do], and may know that this House which I have built is called by Your name.
2 Chronicles 6:34
If Your people go out to war against their enemies by the way that You will send them, and they pray to You toward this city which You have chosen, *2:148 and the House which I have built for Your name;
2 Chronicles 6:36
If they sin against You (for [there is] no man who does not sin) and You are angry with them, and deliver them over before [their] enemies, and they carry them away captives to a land far off or near;
2 Chronicles 6:37
Yet [if] they turn back their heart in the land where they are carried captive, and turn and pray to You in the land of their captivity, saying, 'We have sinned, we have done amiss, and have dealt wickedly;'
2 Chronicles 6:38
If they return to You with all their heart and with all their soul in the land of their captivity, where they have carried them captives, and pray toward their land, which You gave to their fathers, and [toward] the city which You have chosen, and toward the House which I have built for Your name. *2:148
2 Chronicles 6:41
Now therefore arise, O Lord God, into Your resting place, You, and the ark of Your strength, let Your priests, O Lord God, be clothed with salvation, and let Your saints rejoice in goodness.
2 Chronicles 7:1
Now when Solomon had made an end of praying, the fire came down from heaven, and consumed the burnt offering and the sacrifices; *3:183 and the glory of the Lord filled the House.
2 Chronicles 7:3
And when all the Children of Israel saw how the fire came down, and the glory of the Lord upon the House, they bowed themselves with their faces to the ground upon the pavement, *48:29 and worshiped, and praised the Lord, [saying], "For [He is] good; for His mercy [endures] forever."
2 Chronicles 7:6
And the priests waited on their offices, the Levites also with instruments of music of the Lord, which David the king had made to praise the Lord, because His mercy [endures] forever, when David praised by their ministry; and the priests sounded trumpets before them, and all Israel stood.
2 Chronicles 7:7
Moreover Solomon made the middle of the court holy, which [was] before the House of the Lord, for he offered burnt offerings there, and the fat of the peace offerings, because the brazen altar which Solomon had made was not able to receive the burnt offerings, and the meat offerings, and the fat.
2 Chronicles 7:10
And on the twenty third day of the seventh month he sent the people away into their tents, glad and good in heart for the goodness that the Lord had shown to David, and to Solomon, and to Israel His people.
2 Chronicles 7:11
Thus Solomon finished the House of the Lord, and the king's house, and all that came into Solomon's heart to make in the House of the Lord, and in his own house, he prosperously effected.
2 Chronicles 7:14
If My people, who are called by My name, will humble themselves, and pray, and seek My Face, and turn from their wicked ways; then I will hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.
2 Chronicles 7:20
Then will I pluck them up by the roots out of My land which I have given them; and this House, which I have sanctified for My name, I will cast out of My sight, and will make it [to be] a proverb and a byword among all nations.
2 Chronicles 7:22
And it will be answered, 'Because they forsook the Lord God of their fathers, who brought them forth out of the land of Egypt, and laid hold on other gods, and worshiped them, and served them, therefore has He brought all this evil upon them.'"
2 Chronicles 8:6
And Baalath, and all the store cities that Solomon had, and all the chariot-cities, and the cities of the horsemen, and all that Solomon desired to build in Jerusalem, and in Lebanon, and throughout all the land of his dominion.
2 Chronicles 8:8
[But] of their children, who were left after them in the land, whom the Children of Israel did not consume, Solomon made them pay tribute *~9:29 until this day.
2 Chronicles 8:11
And Solomon brought up the daughter of Pharaoh out of the city of David to the house that he had built for her, for he said, "My wife will not dwell in the house of David, king of Israel, because [the places are] holy, whereunto the ark of the Lord has come."
2 Chronicles 8:13
Even after a certain rate every day, offering according to the commandment of Moses, on the sabbaths, and on the new moons, and on the solemn feasts, three times in the year, [even] in the feast of unleavened bread, and in the feast of weeks, and in the feast of tabernacles.
2 Chronicles 8:14
And he appointed, according to the order of David his father, the courses of the priests to their service, and the Levites to their charges, to praise and minister before the priests, as the duty required every day, the porters also by their courses at every gate, for David the man of God had so commanded.
2 Chronicles 8:18
And Huram sent him by the hands of his servants ships, and servants who had knowledge of the sea; and they went with the servants of Solomon to Ophir, and took four hundred and fifty talents of gold from there, and brought [them] to king Solomon.
2 Chronicles 9:1
And when the queen of Sheba heard of the fame of Solomon, she came to prove Solomon with hard questions at Jerusalem, with a very great company, and camels that bore spices, and gold in abundance, and precious stones, and when she was brought to Solomon, she communed with him of all that was in her heart. *27:35
2 Chronicles 9:4
And the meat of his table, and the sitting of his servants, and the attendance of his ministers, and their apparel; his cupbearers also, and their apparel; and his ascent by which he went up into the House of the Lord; there was no more spirit in her.
2 Chronicles 9:6
Howbeit I did not believe their words, until I came, and my eyes had seen [it], and, behold, half of the greatness of your wisdom was not told to me, [for] you exceed the fame that I heard.
2 Chronicles 9:8
Blessed is the Lord your God, who delighted in you to set you on His throne, [to be] king for the Lord your God, because your God loved Israel, to establish them forever, therefore He made you king over them, to do judgment and justice." *~27:44
2 Chronicles 9:9
And she gave the king a hundred and twenty talents of gold, and of spices great abundance, and precious stones, neither was there any spice such as [what] the queen of Sheba gave king Solomon.
2 Chronicles 9:11
And the king made [of] the algum trees terraces to the House of the Lord, and to the king's palace, and harps and psalteries for singers, and there were none seen before in the land of Judah.
2 Chronicles 9:12
And king Solomon gave to the queen of Sheba all her desire, whatever she asked, beside [that] which she had brought to the king. So she turned, and went away to her own land, she and her servants.
2 Chronicles 9:18
And [there were] six steps to the throne, with a footstool of gold, [which were] fastened to the throne, and stays on each side of the sitting place, and two lions standing by the sides.
2 Chronicles 9:20
And all the drinking vessels of king Solomon [were of] gold, and all the vessels of the house of the forest of Lebanon [were of] pure gold; none [were of] silver, it was [not] accounted of [in] anything in the days of Solomon.
2 Chronicles 9:29
Now the rest of the acts of Solomon, first and last, [are] they not written in the Book of Nathan the prophet, and in the prophecy of Ahijah the Shilonite, and in the visions of Iddo the seer against Jeroboam, the son of Nebat?
2 Chronicles 10:10
And the young men who were brought up with him spoke to him, saying, "Thus you will answer the people who spoke to you, saying, 'Your father made our yoke heavy, but make [it] somewhat lighter for us;' thus you will say to them, 'My little [finger] will be thicker than my father's loins.
2 Chronicles 10:14
And answered them after the advice of the young men, saying, "My father made your yoke heavy, but I will add thereto, my father chastised you with whips, but I [will chastise you] with scorpions."
2 Chronicles 10:15
So the king did not listen to the people, for the cause was of God, that the Lord might perform His word, which He spoke by the hand of Ahijah the Shilonite to Jeroboam the son of Nebat.
2 Chronicles 10:16
And when all Israel [saw] that the king would not hear them, the people answered the king, saying, "What portion do we have in David? And [we have] no inheritance in the son of Jesse, every man to your tents, O Israel, [and] now, David, see to your own house." So all Israel went to their tents.
2 Chronicles 10:18
Then king Rehoboam sent Hadoram, who [was] over the tribute; and the Children of Israel stoned him with stones, that he died. But king Rehoboam made speed to get him up to [his] chariot, to flee to Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 11:1
And when Rehoboam was brought to Jerusalem, he gathered of the house of Judah and Benjamin a hundred and eighty thousand chosen [men], who were warriors, to fight against Israel, that he might bring the kingdom again to Rehoboam.
2 Chronicles 11:4
'Thus the Lord says, 'You will not go up, nor fight against your brethren, return every man to his house, for this thing is done of Me.'" And they obeyed the words of the Lord, and returned from going against Jeroboam.
2 Chronicles 11:14
For the Levites left their suburbs and their possession, and came to Judah and Jerusalem, for Jeroboam and his sons had cast them off from executing the priest's office to the Lord.
2 Chronicles 11:21
And Rehoboam loved Maachah, the daughter of Absalom, above all his wives and his servant-wives (for he took eighteen wives, and sixty servant-wives; and fathered twenty eight sons, and sixty daughters).
2 Chronicles 11:23
And he dealt wisely, and dispersed of all his children throughout all the countries of Judah and Benjamin, to every fenced city, and he gave them victual in abundance. And he desired many wives.
2 Chronicles 12:5
Then Shemaiah came, the prophet, to Rehoboam, and [to] the princes of Judah, who had gathered together to Jerusalem because of Shishak, and said to them, "Thus the Lord says, 'You have forsaken Me, and therefore have I also left you in the hand of Shishak.'"
2 Chronicles 12:7
And when the Lord saw that they humbled themselves, the word of the Lord came to Shemaiah, saying, "They have humbled themselves; [therefore] I will not destroy them, but I will grant them some deliverance; and My wrath will not be poured out upon Jerusalem by the hand of Shishak.
2 Chronicles 12:9
So Shishak, king of Egypt, came up against Jerusalem, and took away the treasures of the House of the Lord, and the treasures of the king's house; he took all, he also carried away the shields of gold which Solomon had made.
2 Chronicles 12:13
So king Rehoboam strengthened himself in Jerusalem, and reigned, for Rehoboam [was] forty one years old when he began to reign, and he reigned for seventeen years in Jerusalem, the city which the Lord had chosen out of all the tribes of Israel, to put His name there. And his mother's name [was] Naamah an Ammonitess.
2 Chronicles 12:15
Now the acts of Rehoboam, first and last, [are] they not written in the Book of Shemaiah the prophet, and of Iddo the seer concerning genealogies? And [there were] wars between Rehoboam and Jeroboam continually.
2 Chronicles 13:3
And Abijah set the battle in array with an army of valiant men of war, [even] four hundred thousand chosen men, Jeroboam also set the battle in array against him with eight hundred thousand chosen men, [being] mighty men of valor.
2 Chronicles 13:7
And there are gathered to him vain men, the children of Belial, and have strengthened themselves against Rehoboam the son of Solomon, when Rehoboam was young and tenderhearted, and could not withstand them.
2 Chronicles 13:8
And now you think to withstand the kingdom of the Lord in the hand of the sons of David; and you [are] a great multitude, and [there are] golden calves with you, which Jeroboam made you for gods.
2 Chronicles 13:9
Have you not cast out the priests of the Lord, the sons of Aaron, and the Levites, and have made priests after the manner of the nations of [other] lands? So that whoever comes to consecrate himself with a young bullock and seven rams, [the same] may be a priest of [those that are] not gods.
2 Chronicles 13:10
But as for us, the Lord [is] our God, and we have not forsaken Him; and the priests, who minister to the Lord, [are] the sons of Aaron, and the Levites [wait] upon [their] business.
2 Chronicles 13:11
And they burn to the Lord every morning and every evening burnt sacrifices and sweet incense, [they also set in order] the bread upon the pure table; and the candlestick of gold with the lamps thereof, to burn every evening, for we keep the charge of the Lord our God; but you have forsaken Him.
2 Chronicles 13:12
And, behold, God Himself [is] with us for [our] captain, and his priests with sounding trumpets to cry alarm against you. O Children of Israel, do not fight against the Lord God of your fathers; for you will not prosper."
2 Chronicles 14:7
Therefore he said to Judah, "Let us build these cities, and make walls about [them], and towers, gates, and bars, [while] the land [is] still before us; because we have sought the Lord our God, we have sought [Him], and He has given us rest on every side." So they built and prospered.
2 Chronicles 14:8
And Asa had an army [of men] who bore targets and spears, out of Judah three hundred thousand; and out of Benjamin, who bore shields and drew bows, two hundred and eighty thousand, all these [were] mighty men of valor.
2 Chronicles 14:11
And Asa cried to the Lord his God, and said, "Lord, [it is] nothing with You to help, whether with many, or with those who have no power, help us, O Lord our God; for we rest on You, and in Your name we go against this multitude. O Lord, You [are] our God; do not let man prevail against You." *3:13, *8:64 - 66
2 Chronicles 14:13
And Asa and the people who [were] with him pursued them to Gerar, and the Ethiopians were overthrown, that they could not recover themselves; for they were destroyed before the Lord, and before His host; and they carried away very much spoil.
2 Chronicles 15:2
And he went out to meet Asa, and said to him, "Hear me, Asa, and all Judah and Benjamin; the Lord [is] with you, while you are with Him; and if you seek Him, He will be found of you; but if you forsake Him, He will forsake you.
2 Chronicles 15:8
And when Asa heard these words, and the prophecy of Oded the prophet, he took courage, and put away the abominable idols out of all the land of Judah and Benjamin, and out of the cities which he had taken from Mount Ephraim, and renewed the altar of the Lord, which [was] before the porch of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 15:9
And he gathered all Judah and Benjamin, and the strangers with them out of Ephraim and Manasseh, and out of Simeon, for they fell to him out of Israel in abundance, when they saw that the Lord his God [was] with him.
2 Chronicles 15:15
And all Judah rejoiced at the oath, for they had sworn with all their heart, and sought Him with their whole desire; and He was found of them, *Matthew 7:7, *Luke 11:9 and the Lord gave them rest round about.
2 Chronicles 15:16
And also [concerning] Maachah, the mother of Asa the king, he removed her from [being] queen, because she had made an idol in a grove, and Asa cut down her idol, and stamped [it], and burnt [it] at the brook Kidron.
2 Chronicles 16:1
In the thirty sixth year of the reign of Asa, Baasha, king of Israel, came up against Judah, and built Ramah, to the intent that he might let none go out or come in to Asa, king of Judah.
2 Chronicles 16:3
"[There is] a league between me and you, as [there was] between my father and your father, behold, I have sent you silver and gold; go, break your league with Baasha, king of Israel, that he may depart from me."
2 Chronicles 16:4
And Benhadad listened to king Asa, and sent the captains of his armies against the cities of Israel; and they struck Ijon, and Dan, and Abelmaim, and all the store cities of Naphtali.
2 Chronicles 16:7
And at that time Hanani the seer came to Asa, king of Judah, and said to him, "Because you have relied on the king of Syria, and not relied on the Lord your God, therefore the host of the king of Syria has escaped out of your hand.
2 Chronicles 16:9
For the eyes of the Lord run here and there throughout the whole earth, to show Himself strong in the behalf of [those] whose heart [is] perfect toward Him. Herein you have done foolishly, therefore from now on you will have wars."
2 Chronicles 16:12
And Asa in the thirty ninth year of his reign was diseased in his feet, until his disease [was] exceedingly [great], yet in his disease he did not seek the Lord, but the physicians.
2 Chronicles 16:14
And they buried him in his own sepulchers, which he had made for himself in the city of David, and laid him in the bed which was filled with sweet odors and various kinds [of spices] prepared by the apothecaries' art, and they made a very great burning for him.
2 Chronicles 17:8
And with them [he sent] Levites, [even] Shemaiah, and Nethaniah, and Zebadiah, and Asahel, and Shemiramoth, and Jehonathan, and Adonijah, and Tobijah, and Tobadonijah, Levites; and with them Elishama and Jehoram, priests.
2 Chronicles 17:11
Also [some] of the Philistines brought Jehoshaphat presents, and tribute silver; and the Arabians brought him flocks, seven thousand seven hundred rams, and seven thousand seven hundred male goats.
2 Chronicles 17:14
And these [are] the numbers of them according to the house of their fathers, Of Judah, the captains of thousands; Adnah the chief, and three hundred thousand mighty men of valor with him.
2 Chronicles 18:2
And after [certain] years he went down to Ahab to Samaria. And Ahab killed sheep and oxen for him in abundance, and for the people that [he had] with him, and persuaded him to go up [with him] to Ramothgilead.
2 Chronicles 18:3
And Ahab, king of Israel, said to Jehoshaphat, king of Judah, "Will you go with me to Ramothgilead?" And he answered him, "I [am] as you [are], and my people as your people; and [we will be] with you in the war."
2 Chronicles 18:5
Therefore the king of Israel gathered four hundred men together of prophets, and said to them, "Should we go to Ramothgilead to battle, or should I forbear?" And they said, "Go up; for God will deliver [it] into the king's hand."
2 Chronicles 18:7
And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, "[There is] yet one man, by whom we may inquire of the Lord, but I hate him; for he never prophesied good to me, but always evil, the same [is] Micaiah, the son of Imla." And Jehoshaphat said, "Do not let the king say so."
2 Chronicles 18:9
And the king of Israel and Jehoshaphat, king of Judah, sat, either of them on his throne, clothed in [their] robes, and they sat in a void place at the entering in of the gate of Samaria; and all the prophets prophesied before them.
2 Chronicles 18:12
And the messenger who went to call Micaiah spoke to him, saying, "Behold, the words of the prophets [declare] good to the king with one assent; let your word therefore, I pray you, be like one of theirs, and speak good."
2 Chronicles 18:14
And when he had come to the king, the king said to him, "Micaiah, will we go to Ramothgilead to battle, or will I forbear?" And he said, "Go up and prosper, and they will be delivered into your hand."
2 Chronicles 18:16
Then he said, "I did see all Israel scattered upon the mountains, as sheep who have no shepherd, and the Lord said, 'These have no master; let them return [therefore], every man to his house in peace.'"
2 Chronicles 18:21
And he said, 'I will go out, and be a lying spirit in the mouth of all his prophets.' And [the Lord] said, 'You will entice [him], and you will also prevail, go out, and do [even] so.'
2 Chronicles 18:29
And the king of Israel said to Jehoshaphat, "I will disguise myself, and will go to the battle; but put on your robes." So the king of Israel disguised himself; and they went to the battle.
2 Chronicles 18:31
And it came to pass, when the captains of the chariots saw Jehoshaphat, that they said, "It [is] the king of Israel." Therefore they encompassed about him to fight, but Jehoshaphat cried out, and the Lord helped him; and God moved them [to depart] from him.
2 Chronicles 18:33
And a [certain] man drew a bow at a venture, and struck the king of Israel between the joints of the harness, therefore he said to his chariot man, "Turn your hand, that you may carry me out of the host; for I am wounded."
2 Chronicles 19:2
And Jehu, the son of Hanani, the seer went out to meet him, and said to king Jehoshaphat, "Should you help the ungodly, and love those who hate the Lord? Therefore wrath [is] upon you from before the Lord.
2 Chronicles 19:8
Moreover Jehoshaphat set the Levites in Jerusalem, and [of] the priests, and of the chief of the fathers of Israel, for the judgment of the Lord, and for controversies, when they returned to Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 19:10
And whatever cause will come to you of your brethren who dwell in their cities, between blood and blood, between law and commandment, statutes and judgments, you will even warn them, that they do not trespass against the Lord, and [so] wrath comes upon you, and upon your brethren, do this and you will not trespass."
2 Chronicles 19:11
And, behold, Amariah, the chief priest, [is] over you in all matters of the Lord; and Zebadiah, the son of Ishmael, the ruler of the house of Judah, for all the king's matters, also the Levites [will be] officers before you. Deal courageously, and the Lord will be with the good."
2 Chronicles 20:2
Then some came who told Jehoshaphat, saying, "A great multitude comes against you from beyond the sea on this side Syria; and, behold, they [are] in Hazazontamar, which [is] Engedi."
2 Chronicles 20:6
And said, "O Lord God of our fathers, [are] You not God in heaven? And do You [not] rule over all the kingdoms of the heathen? And [is there not] power and might in Your hand, so that none are able to withstand You?
2 Chronicles 20:9
'If, [when] evil comes upon us, [as] the sword, judgment, or pestilence, or famine, we stand before this House, and in Your presence (for Your name [is] in this House), and cry to You in our affliction, then You will hear and help.'
2 Chronicles 20:10
And now, behold, the children of Ammon and Moab and Mount Seir, whom You would not let Israel invade, when they came out of the land of Egypt, but they turned from them, and did not destroy them;
2 Chronicles 20:14
Then upon Jahaziel, the son of Zechariah, the son of Benaiah, the son of Jeiel, the son of Mattaniah, a Levite of the sons of Asaph, the Spirit of the Lord came in the midst of the congregation;
2 Chronicles 20:15
And he said, "Listen, all Judah, and inhabitants of Jerusalem, and king Jehoshaphat, 'Thus the Lord says to you, 'Do not be afraid or dismayed by reason of this great multitude; for the battle [is] not yours, but God's.
2 Chronicles 20:17
You will not [need] to fight in this [battle], set yourselves, stand [still], and see the salvation of the Lord with you, O Judah and Jerusalem, do not fear, nor be dismayed; tomorrow go out against them, for the Lord [will be] with you.'"
2 Chronicles 20:18
And Jehoshaphat bowed his head with [his] face to the ground, and all Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem fell before the Lord, worshiping the Lord. *48:29
2 Chronicles 20:20
And they rose early in the morning, and went forth into the wilderness of Tekoa, and as they went forth, Jehoshaphat stood and said, "Hear me, O Judah, and you inhabitants of Jerusalem; 'Believe in the Lord your God, so you will be established; believe His prophets, so you will prosper.'"
2 Chronicles 20:21
And when he had consulted with the people, he appointed singers to the Lord, and that they should praise the beauty of holiness, as they went out before the army, and to say, "Praise the Lord; for His mercy [endures] forever."
2 Chronicles 20:23
For the children of Ammon and Moab stood up against the inhabitants of Mount Seir, utterly to slay and destroy [them], and when they had made an end of the inhabitants of Seir, everyone helped to destroy another.
2 Chronicles 20:25
And when Jehoshaphat and his people came to take away the spoil of them, they found among them in abundance, both riches with the dead bodies, and precious jewels, which they stripped off for themselves, more than they could carry away, and they were in gathering of the spoil for three days, it was so much.
2 Chronicles 20:26
And on the fourth day they assembled themselves in the valley of Berachah; for they blessed the Lord there, therefore the name of the same place was called, The valley of Berachah, to this day.
2 Chronicles 20:27
Then they returned, every man of Judah and Jerusalem, and Jehoshaphat in the forefront of them, to go again to Jerusalem with joy; for the Lord had made them to rejoice over their enemies.
2 Chronicles 20:31
And Jehoshaphat reigned over Judah, [he was] thirty five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned for twenty five years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name [was] Azubah, the daughter of Shilhi.
2 Chronicles 20:37
Then Eliezer, the son of Dodavah of Mareshah, prophesied against Jehoshaphat, saying, "Because you have joined yourself with Ahaziah, the Lord has broken your works." And the ships were broken, that they were not able to go to Tarshish.
2 Chronicles 21:3
And their father gave them great gifts of silver, and of gold, and of precious things, with fenced cities in Judah, but he gave the kingdom to Jehoram; because he [was] the firstborn.
2 Chronicles 21:12
And there came a writing to him from Elijah the prophet, saying, "Thus the Lord says God of David your father, 'Because you have not walked in the ways of Jehoshaphat your father, nor in the ways of Asa, king of Judah,
2 Chronicles 21:13
But have walked in the way of the kings of Israel, and have made Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem to go whoring, like the whoredoms of the house of Ahab, and also have slain your brethren of your father's house, [who were] better than yourself.
2 Chronicles 21:17
And they came up into Judah, and broke into it, and carried away all the substance that was found in the king's house, and his sons also, and his wives; so that there was never a son left for him, except Jehoahaz, the youngest of his sons.
2 Chronicles 21:19
And it came to pass, that in process of time, after the end of two years, his bowels fell out by reason of his sickness, so he died of sore diseases. And his people made no burning for him, like the burning of his fathers.
2 Chronicles 21:20
He was thirty two years old when he began to reign, and he reigned in Jerusalem for eight years, and departed without being desired. Howbeit they buried him in the city of David, but not in the sepulchers of the kings.
2 Chronicles 22:1
And the inhabitants of Jerusalem made Ahaziah, his youngest son, king in his stead, for the band of men who came with the Arabians to the camp had slain all the eldest. So Ahaziah, the son of Jehoram, king of Judah, reigned.
2 Chronicles 22:6
And he returned to be healed in Jezreel because of the wounds which were given to him at Ramah, when he fought with Hazael, king of Syria. And Azariah, the son of Jehoram, king of Judah, went down to see Jehoram, the son of Ahab, at Jezreel, because he was sick.
2 Chronicles 22:7
And the destruction of Ahaziah was of God by coming to Joram, for when he had come, he went out with Jehoram against Jehu, the son of Nimshi, whom the Lord had anointed to cut off the house of Ahab.
2 Chronicles 22:8
And it came to pass, that, when Jehu was executing judgment upon the house of Ahab, and found the princes of Judah, and the sons of the brethren of Ahaziah, who ministered to Ahaziah, he slew them.
2 Chronicles 22:9
And he sought Ahaziah, and they caught him, (for he was hidden in Samaria), and brought him to Jehu, and when they had slain him, they buried him, Because, they said, he [is] the son of Jehoshaphat, who sought the Lord with all his heart. So the house of Ahaziah had no power to still keep the kingdom.
2 Chronicles 22:11
But Jehoshabeath, the daughter of the king, took Joash, the son of Ahaziah, and stole him from among the king's sons who were slain, and put him and his nurse in a bedchamber. So Jehoshabeath, the daughter of king Jehoram, the wife of Jehoiada the priest (for she was the sister of Ahaziah), hid him from Athaliah, so that she did not slay him.
2 Chronicles 23:1
And in the seventh year, Jehoiada strengthened himself, and took the captains of hundreds, Azariah, the son of Jeroham, and Ishmael, the son of Jehohanan, and Azariah, the son of Obed, and Maaseiah, the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat, the son of Zichri, into covenant with him.
2 Chronicles 23:6
But let none come into the House of the Lord, except the priests, and those who minister of the Levites; they will go in, for they [are] holy, but all the people will keep the watch of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 23:7
And the Levites will encompass the king round about, every man with his weapons in his hand; and whoever [else] comes into the house, he will be put to death, but be with the king when he comes in, and when he goes out."
2 Chronicles 23:8
So the Levites and all Judah did according to all things that Jehoiada the priest had commanded, and every man took his men who were to come in on the sabbath, with those who were to go [out] on the sabbath, for Jehoiada the priest did not dismiss the courses.
2 Chronicles 23:10
And he set all the people, every man having his weapon in his hand, from the right side of the temple to the left side of the temple, along by the altar and the temple, by the king round about.
2 Chronicles 23:11
Then they brought the king's son out, and put the crown upon him, and [gave him] the testimony, and made him king. And Jehoiada and his sons anointed him, and said, "God save the king."
2 Chronicles 23:13
And she looked, and, behold, the king stood at his pillar at the entering in, and the princes and the trumpets by the king, and all the people of the land rejoiced, and sounded with trumpets, also the singers with instruments of music, and such who taught to sing praise. Then Athaliah rent her clothes, and said, "Treason, Treason."
2 Chronicles 23:14
Then Jehoiada the priest brought out the captains of hundreds who were set over the host, and said to them, "Bring her forth from the ranges, and whoever follows her, let him be slain with the sword." For the priest said, "Do not slay her in the House of the Lord."
2 Chronicles 23:18
Also, Jehoiada appointed the offices of the House of the Lord by the hand of the priests the Levites, whom David had distributed in the House of the Lord, to offer the burnt offerings of the Lord, as [it is] written in the law of Moses, with rejoicing and with singing, [as it was ordained] by David.
2 Chronicles 23:20
And he took the captains of hundreds, and the nobles, and the governors of the people, and all the people of the land, and brought the king down from the House of the Lord, and they came through the high gate into the king's house, and set the king upon the throne of the kingdom.
2 Chronicles 24:5
And he gathered together the priests and the Levites, and said to them, "Go out to the cities of Judah, and gather money of all Israel to repair the house of your God from year to year, and see that you hasten the matter." Howbeit the Levites did not hasten [it].
2 Chronicles 24:6
And the king called for Jehoiada the chief, and said to him, "Why have you not required of the Levites to bring in the collection out of Judah and out of Jerusalem, [according to the commandment] of Moses the servant of the Lord, and of the congregation of Israel, for the tabernacle of witness?"
2 Chronicles 24:11
Now it came to pass, that in time, the chest was brought to the king's office by the hand of the Levites, and when they saw that [there was] much money, the king's scribe and the high priest's officer came and emptied the chest, and took it, and carried it to its place again. Thus they did day by day, and gathered money in abundance.
2 Chronicles 24:12
And the king and Jehoiada gave it to such who did the work of the service of the House of the Lord, and hired masons and carpenters to repair the House of the Lord, and also such who fabricated iron and brass to mend the House of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 24:14
And when they had finished [it], they brought the rest of the money before the king and Jehoiada, whereof vessels were made for the House of the Lord, [even] vessels to minister, and to offer [in addition], and spoons, and vessels of gold and silver. And they offered burnt offerings in the House of the Lord continually all the days of Jehoiada.
2 Chronicles 24:20
And the Spirit of God came upon Zechariah, the son of Jehoiada the priest, who stood above the people, and said to them, "Thus says God, 'Why do you transgress the commandments of the Lord, that you cannot prosper?' Because you have forsaken the Lord, He has also forsaken you."
2 Chronicles 24:22
Thus Joash the king did not remember the kindness which Jehoiada his father had done to him, but slew his son. And when he died, he said, "The Lord, look upon [it], and require [it]."
2 Chronicles 24:23
And it came to pass at the end of the year, [that] the host of Syria came up against him, and they came to Judah and Jerusalem, and destroyed all the princes of the people from among the people, and sent all their spoil to the king of Damascus.
2 Chronicles 24:24
For the army of the Syrians came with a small company of men, and the Lord delivered a very great host into their hand, because they had forsaken the Lord God of their fathers. So they executed judgment against Joash.
2 Chronicles 24:25
And when they had departed from him (for they left him in great diseases), his own servants conspired against him for the blood of the sons of Jehoiada the priest, and slew him on his bed, and he died, and they buried him in the city of David, but they did not bury him in the sepulchers of the kings.
2 Chronicles 24:27
Now [concerning] his sons, and the greatness of the burdens [laid] upon him, and the repairing of the House of God, behold, they [are] written in the story of the Book of the Kings. And Amaziah, his son, reigned in his stead.
2 Chronicles 25:4
But he did not slay their children, but [did] as [it is] written in the law in the Book of Moses, where the Lord commanded, saying, "The fathers will not die for the children, neither will the children die for the fathers, but every man will die for his own sin."
2 Chronicles 25:5
Moreover, Amaziah gathered Judah together, and made them captains over thousands, and captains over hundreds, according to the houses of [their] fathers, throughout all Judah and Benjamin, and he numbered them from twenty years old and above, and found three hundred thousand choice [men, able] to go forth to war, who could handle spear and shield.
2 Chronicles 25:9
And Amaziah said to the man of God, "But what will we do for the hundred talents which I have given to the army of Israel?" And the man of God answered, "The Lord is able to give you much more than this."
2 Chronicles 25:10
Then Amaziah separated them, [to knowledge], the army that was brought to him out of Ephraim, to go home again, therefore their anger was greatly kindled against Judah, and they returned home in great anger.
2 Chronicles 25:12
And the Children of Judah carried away [another] ten thousand alive captive, and brought them to the top of the rock, and cast them down from the top of the rock, that they all were broken in pieces.
2 Chronicles 25:13
But the soldiers of the army whom Amaziah sent back, that they should not go with him to battle, fell upon the cities of Judah, from Samaria even to Bethhoron, and struck three thousand of them, and took much spoil.
2 Chronicles 25:14
Now it came to pass, after Amaziah was brought from the slaughter of the Edomites, that he brought the gods of the children of Seir, and set them up [to be] his gods, and prostrated down before them, and burned incense to them.
2 Chronicles 25:15
Therefore the anger of the Lord was kindled against Amaziah, and He sent to him a prophet, who said to him, "Why have you sought after the gods of the people, which could not deliver their own people out of your hand?"
2 Chronicles 25:16
And it came to pass, as he talked with him, that [the king] said to him, "Are you made of the king's counsel? Forbear; why should you be struck?" Then the prophet forbare, and said, "I know that God has determined to destroy you, because you have done this, and have not listened to my counsel."
2 Chronicles 25:18
And Joash, king of Israel, sent to Amaziah, king of Judah, saying, "The thistle that [was] in Lebanon sent to the cedar that [was] in Lebanon, saying, "Give your daughter to my son to wife, and there passed by a wild beast that [was] in Lebanon, and trode down the thistle.
2 Chronicles 25:19
You say, 'Behold, you have struck the Edomites; and your heart lifts you up to boast, abide now at home; why should you meddle to [your] hurt, that you should fall, [even] you, and Judah with you?'"
2 Chronicles 25:23
And Joash, the king of Israel, took Amaziah, king of Judah, the son of Joash, the son of Jehoahaz, at Bethshemesh, and brought him to Jerusalem, and broke down the wall of Jerusalem from the gate of Ephraim to the corner gate, four hundred cubits.
2 Chronicles 25:24
And [he took] all the gold and the silver, and all the vessels that were found in the House of God with Obededom, and the treasures of the king's house, the hostages also, and returned to Samaria.
2 Chronicles 25:27
Now after the time that Amaziah turned away from following the Lord, they made a conspiracy against him in Jerusalem; and he fled to Lachish, but they sent to Lachish after him, and slew him there.
2 Chronicles 26:6
And he went forth and warred against the Philistines, and broke down the wall of Gath, and the wall of Jabneh, and the wall of Ashdod, and built cities about Ashdod, and among the Philistines.
2 Chronicles 26:10
He also built towers in the desert, and dug many wells, for he had many cattle, both in the low country, and in the plains, husbandmen [also], and vine dressers in the mountains, and in Carmel, for he loved husbandry.
2 Chronicles 26:11
Moreover Uzziah had a host of fighting men, who went out to war by bands, according to the number of their account by the hand of Jeiel the scribe and Maaseiah the ruler, under the hand of Hananiah, [one] of the king's captains.
2 Chronicles 26:15
And he made engines in Jerusalem, invented by cunning men, to be on the towers and upon the bulwarks, to shoot arrows and great stones in addition. And his name spread far abroad; for he was marvellously helped, until he was strong.
2 Chronicles 26:16
But when he was strong, his heart was lifted up to [his] destruction, for he transgressed against the Lord his God, and went into the temple of the Lord to burn incense upon the altar of incense.
2 Chronicles 26:18
And they withstood Uzziah the king, and said to him, "[It does not appertain] to you, Uzziah, to burn incense to the Lord, but to the priests, the sons of Aaron, who are consecrated to burn incense, go out of the sanctuary; for you have trespassed; neither [will it be] for your honor from the Lord God."
2 Chronicles 26:19
Then Uzziah was wroth, and [had] a censer in his hand to burn incense, and while he was wroth with the priests, the leprosy even rose up in his forehead before the priests in the House of the Lord, from beside the incense altar.
2 Chronicles 26:20
And Azariah, the chief priest, and all the priests, looked upon him, and, behold, he [was] leprous in his forehead, and they thrust him out from there; indeed, he also hastened to go out, because the Lord had struck him.
2 Chronicles 26:21
And Uzziah the king was a leper to the day of his death, and dwelt in a several house, [being] a leper; for he was cut off from the House of the Lord, and Jotham his son [was] over the king's house, judging the people of the land.
2 Chronicles 26:23
So Uzziah was put to rest with his fathers, and they buried him with his fathers in the field of the burial which [belonged] to the kings; for they said, "He [is] a leper," and Jotham, his son, reigned in his stead.
2 Chronicles 27:2
And he did [that which was] right in the sight of the Lord, according to all that his father Uzziah did, howbeit he did not enter into the temple of the Lord. And the people still did corruptly.
2 Chronicles 27:5
He fought also with the king of the Ammonites, and prevailed against them. And the children of Ammon gave him a hundred talents of silver the same year, and ten thousand measures of wheat, and ten thousand of barley. The children of Ammon paid so much to him, both the second year, and the third.
2 Chronicles 28:1
Ahaz [was] twenty years old when he began to reign, and he reigned for sixteen years in Jerusalem, but he did not do [that which was] right in the sight of the Lord, like David his father.
2 Chronicles 28:3
Moreover he burnt incense in the valley of the son of Hinnom, and burnt his children in the fire, after the abominations of the heathen whom the Lord had cast out before the Children of Israel. *6:137
2 Chronicles 28:5
Therefore the Lord his God delivered him into the hand of the king of Syria; and they struck him, and carried away a great multitude of them captives, and brought [them] to Damascus. And he was also delivered into the hand of the king of Israel, who struck him with a great slaughter.
2 Chronicles 28:8
And the Children of Israel carried away two hundred thousand of their brethren captive, women, sons, and daughters, and also took away much spoil from them, and brought the spoil to Samaria.
2 Chronicles 28:9
But a prophet of the Lord was there, whose name [was] Oded, and he went out before the host that came to Samaria, and said to them, "Behold, because the Lord God of your fathers was wroth with Judah, He has delivered them into your hand, and you have slain them in a rage [that] reaches up to heaven.
2 Chronicles 28:12
Then some of the heads of the children of Ephraim, Azariah, the son of Johanan, Berechiah, the son of Meshillemoth, and Jehizkiah, the son of Shallum, and Amasa, the son of Hadlai, stood up against those who came from the war,
2 Chronicles 28:13
And said to them, "You will not bring the captives in here, for whereas we have offended against the Lord [already], you intend to add [more] to our sins and to our trespass, for our trespass is great, and [there is] fierce wrath against Israel."
2 Chronicles 28:15
And the men who were expressed by name rose up, and took the captives, and clothed all who were naked among them with the spoil, and arrayed them, and shod them, and gave them to eat and to drink, and anointed them, and carried all their feeble upon donkeys, and brought them to Jericho, the city of palm trees, to their brethren, then they returned to Samaria.
2 Chronicles 28:18
The Philistines had also invaded the cities of the low country, and of the south of Judah, and had taken Bethshemesh, and Ajalon, and Gederoth, and Shocho with the villages thereof, and Timnah with the villages thereof, Gimzo also and the villages thereof, and they dwelt there.
2 Chronicles 28:23
For he sacrificed to the gods of Damascus, which struck him, and he said, "Because the gods of the kings of Syria help them, [therefore] I will sacrifice to them, that they may help me." But they were the ruin of him, and of all Israel.
2 Chronicles 28:24
And Ahaz gathered the vessels of the House of God together, and cut the vessels of the House of God in pieces, and shut up the doors of the House of the Lord, and he made himself altars in every corner of Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 28:27
And Ahaz was put to rest with his fathers, and they buried him in the city, [even] in Jerusalem, but they did not bring him into the sepulchers of the kings of Israel, and Hezekiah, his son, reigned in his stead.
2 Chronicles 29:6
For our fathers have trespassed, and done [that which was] evil in the eyes of the Lord our God, and have forsaken Him, and have turned away their faces from the habitation of the Lord, and turned [their] backs.
2 Chronicles 29:12
Then the Levites arose, Mahath, the son of Amasai, and Joel, the son of Azariah, of the sons of the Kohathites, and of the sons of Merari, Kish, the son of Abdi, and Azariah, the son of Jehalelel, and of the Gershonites; Joah, the son of Zimmah, and Eden, the son of Joah.
2 Chronicles 29:16
And the priests went into the inner part of the House of the Lord, to cleanse [it], and brought out all the uncleanness that they found in the temple of the Lord into the court of the House of the Lord. And the Levites took [it], to carry [it] out abroad into the brook Kidron.
2 Chronicles 29:17
Now they began on the first [day] of the first month to sanctify, and on the eighth day of the month they came to the porch of the Lord, so they sanctified the House of the Lord in eight days; and in the sixteenth day of the first month they made an end.
2 Chronicles 29:18
Then they went in to Hezekiah the king, and said, "We have cleansed all the House of the Lord, and the altar of burnt offering, with all the vessels thereof, and the bread table, with all the vessels thereof.
2 Chronicles 29:21
And they brought seven bullocks, and seven rams, and seven lambs, and seven male goats, for a sin offering for the kingdom, and for the sanctuary, and for Judah. And he commanded the priests, the sons of Aaron, to offer [them] on the altar of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 29:22
So they killed the bullocks, and the priests received the blood, and sprinkled [it] on the altar, likewise, when they had killed the rams, they sprinkled the blood upon the altar, they also killed the lambs, and they sprinkled the blood upon the altar.
2 Chronicles 29:24
And the priests killed them, and they made reconciliation with their blood upon the altar, to make an atonement for all Israel, for the king commanded [that] the burnt offering and the sin offering [should be made] for all Israel.
2 Chronicles 29:25
And he set the Levites in the House of the Lord with cymbals, with psalteries, and with harps, according to the commandment of David, and of Gad the king's seer, and Nathan the prophet, for [so was] the commandment of the Lord by his prophets.
2 Chronicles 29:27
And Hezekiah commanded to offer the burnt offering upon the altar. And when the burnt offering began, the song of the Lord began [also] with the trumpets, and with the instruments [ordained] by David, king of Israel.
2 Chronicles 29:30
Moreover Hezekiah the king and the princes commanded the Levites to sing praise to the Lord with the words of David, and of Asaph the seer. And they sang praises with gladness, and they bowed their heads and prostrated.
2 Chronicles 29:31
Then Hezekiah answered and said, "Now you have consecrated yourselves to the Lord, come near and bring sacrifices and thank offerings into the House of the Lord." And the congregation brought in sacrifices and thank offerings; and as many who were of a free heart, burnt offerings.
2 Chronicles 29:32
And the number of the burnt offerings, which the congregation brought, was seventy bullocks, a hundred rams, [and] two hundred lambs, all these [were] for a burnt offering to the Lord.
2 Chronicles 29:34
But the priests were too few, so that they could not flay all the burnt offerings, therefore their brethren, the Levites, helped them, until the work had ended, and until the [other] priests had sanctified themselves, for the Levites [were] more upright in heart to sanctify themselves than the priests.
2 Chronicles 29:35
And also the burnt offerings [were] in abundance, with the fat of the peace offerings, and the drink offerings for [every] burnt offering. So the service of the House of the Lord was set in order.
2 Chronicles 30:1
And Hezekiah sent to all Israel and Judah, and wrote letters also to Ephraim and Manasseh, that they should come to the House of the Lord at Jerusalem, to keep the passover to the Lord God of Israel.
2 Chronicles 30:5
So they established a decree to make a proclamation throughout all Israel, from Beersheba even to Dan, that they should come to keep the passover to the Lord God of Israel at Jerusalem, for they had not done [it] for a long [time in such sort] as it was written.
2 Chronicles 30:6
So the posts went with the letters from the king and his princes throughout all Israel and Judah, and according to the commandment of the king, saying, "You Children of Israel, turn again to the Lord God of Abraham, Isaac, and Israel, and He will return to the remnant of you, who have escaped out of the hand of the kings of Assyria.
2 Chronicles 30:8
Now do not be stiffnecked, as your fathers [were, but] submit yourselves to the Lord, *22:78 and enter into His sanctuary, which He has sanctified forever, and serve the Lord your God, that the fierceness of His wrath may turn away from you.
2 Chronicles 30:9
For if you turn again to the Lord, your brethren and your children [will find] compassion before those who lead them captive, so that they will come again into this land, for the Lord your God [is] Gracious and Merciful, and will not turn away [His] Face from you, if you return to Him."
2 Chronicles 30:15
Then they killed the passover on the fourteenth [day] of the second month, and the priests and the Levites were ashamed, and sanctified themselves, and brought in the burnt offerings into the House of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 30:17
For [there were] many in the congregation who were not sanctified, therefore the Levites had the charge of the killing of the passovers for everyone [who was] not clean, to sanctify [them] to the Lord.
2 Chronicles 30:18
For a multitude of the people, [even] many of Ephraim, and Manasseh, Issachar, and Zebulun, had not cleansed themselves, yet they ate the passover otherwise than it was written. But Hezekiah prayed for them, saying, "The good Lord, pardon everyone
2 Chronicles 30:21
And the Children of Israel who were present at Jerusalem kept the feast of unleavened bread for seven days with great gladness, and the Levites and the priests praised the Lord day by day, [singing] with loud instruments to the Lord.
2 Chronicles 30:22
And Hezekiah spoke comfortably to all the Levites who taught the good knowledge of the Lord, and they ate throughout the feast for seven days, offering peace offerings, and making confession to the Lord God of their fathers.
2 Chronicles 30:24
For Hezekiah, king of Judah, gave a thousand bullocks and seven thousand sheep to the congregation; and the princes gave a thousand bullocks and ten thousand sheep to the congregation, and a great number of priests sanctified themselves.
2 Chronicles 30:25
And all the congregation of Judah, with the priests and the Levites, and all the congregation that came out of Israel, and the strangers who came out of the land of Israel, and who dwelt in Judah, rejoiced.
2 Chronicles 31:1
Now when all this was finished, all Israel, who were present, went out to the cities of Judah, and broke the images in pieces, and cut down the groves, and threw down the high places and the altars out of all Judah and Benjamin, in Ephraim also and Manasseh, until they had utterly destroyed them all. Then all the Children of Israel returned, every man to his possession, into their own cities.
2 Chronicles 31:2
And Hezekiah appointed the courses of the priests and the Levites after their courses, every man according to his service, the priests and Levites for burnt offerings and for peace offerings, to minister, and to give thanks, and to praise in the gates of the tents of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 31:3
[He appointed] also the king's portion of his substance for the burnt offerings, [to knowledge], for the morning and evening burnt offerings, and the burnt offerings for the sabbaths, and for the new moons, and for the set feasts, as [it is] written in the law of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 31:5
And as soon as the commandment came abroad, the Children of Israel brought the firstfruits of corn in abundance, [and] wine, and oil, and honey, and of all the increase of the field; and they brought the tithe of all [things] in abundantly.
2 Chronicles 31:6
And [concerning] the Children of Israel and Judah, who dwelt in the cities of Judah, they also brought in the tithe of oxen and sheep, and the tithe of holy things which were consecrated to the Lord their God, and laid [them] by heaps.
2 Chronicles 31:10
And Azariah, the chief priest of the house of Zadok, answered him, and said, "Since [the people] began to bring the offerings into the House of the Lord, we have had enough to eat, and have left plenty, for the Lord has blessed His people; and that which is left [is] this great store."
2 Chronicles 31:13
And Jehiel, and Azaziah, and Nahath, and Asahel, and Jerimoth, and Jozabad, and Eliel, and Ismachiah, and Mahath, and Benaiah, [were] overseers under the hand of Cononiah and Shimei his brother, at the commandment of Hezekiah the king, and Azariah the ruler of the House of God.
2 Chronicles 31:15
And next to him [were] Eden, and Miniamin, and Jeshua, and Shemaiah, Amariah, and Shecaniah, in the cities of the priests, in [their] set office, to give to their brethren by courses, to the great as well as to the small.
2 Chronicles 31:16
Beside their genealogy of males, from three years old and upward, [even] to everyone who enters into the House of the Lord, his daily portion for their service in their charges according to their courses;
2 Chronicles 31:18
And to the genealogy of all their little ones, their wives, and their sons, and their daughters, through all the congregation, for in their set office they sanctified themselves in holiness.
2 Chronicles 31:19
Also of the sons of Aaron, the priests, [who were] in the fields of the suburbs of their cities, in every several city, the men who were expressed by name, to give portions to all the males among the priests, and to all who were reckoned by genealogies among the Levites.
2 Chronicles 32:1
After these things, and the establishment thereof, Sennacherib, king of Assyria, came, and entered into Judah, and encamped against the fenced cities, and thought to win them for himself.
2 Chronicles 32:4
So many people were gathered together, who stopped all the fountains, and the brook that ran through the midst of the land, saying, "Why should the kings of Assyria come, and find much water?"
2 Chronicles 32:5
He also strengthened himself, and built up the entire wall that was broken, and raised [it] up to the towers, and another wall outside, and repaired Millo [in] the city of David, and made darts and shields in abundance.
2 Chronicles 32:9
After this, Sennacherib, king of Assyria, sent his servants to Jerusalem (but he [himself laid siege] against Lachish, and all his power with him), to Hezekiah king of Judah, and to all Judah who [were] at Jerusalem, saying,
2 Chronicles 32:14
Who [was there] among all the gods of those nations that my fathers utterly destroyed, that could deliver his people out of my hand, that your God should be able to deliver you out of my hand?'
2 Chronicles 32:15
Now therefore do not let Hezekiah deceive you, nor persuade you on this manner, neither believe him, for no god of any nation or kingdom was able to deliver his people out of my hand, and out of the hand of my fathers, how much less will your God deliver you out of my hand?"
2 Chronicles 32:17
He also wrote letters to rail on the Lord God of Israel, and to speak against him, saying, "As the gods of the nations of [other] lands have not delivered their people out of my hand, so will the God of Hezekiah not deliver His people out of my hand."
2 Chronicles 32:21
And the Lord sent an angel, which cut off all the mighty men of valor, and the leaders and captains in the camp of the king of Assyria. So he returned with shame of face to his own land. And when he had come into the house of his god, those who came forth of his own bowels slew him there with the sword.
2 Chronicles 32:26
Notwithstanding, Hezekiah humbled himself for the pride of his heart, [both] he and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, so that the wrath of the Lord did not come upon them in the days of Hezekiah.
2 Chronicles 32:27
And Hezekiah had exceedingly many riches and honor, and he made himself treasuries for silver, and for gold, and for precious stones, and for spices, and for shields, and for all manner of pleasant jewels;
2 Chronicles 32:31
Howbeit in [the business of] the ambassadors of the princes of Babylon, who sent to him to inquire of the wonder that was [done] in the land, God left him, to try him, that He might know all [that was] in his heart.
2 Chronicles 32:32
Now the rest of the acts of Hezekiah, and his goodness, behold, they [are] written in the vision of Isaiah the prophet, the son of Amoz, [and] in the Book of the Kings of Judah and Israel.
2 Chronicles 32:33
And Hezekiah was put to rest with his fathers, and they buried him in the chiefest of the sepulchers of the sons of David, and all Judah and the inhabitants of Jerusalem honored him at his death. And Manasseh, his son, reigned in his stead.
2 Chronicles 33:3
For he built the high places again, which Hezekiah his father had broken down, and he reared up altars for Baalim, and made groves, and worshiped all the host of heaven, and served them.
2 Chronicles 33:6
And he caused his children to pass through the fire in the valley of the son of Hinnom, he also observed times, and used enchantments, and used witchcraft, and dealt with a familiar spirit, and with wizards, he did much evil in the sight of the Lord, to provoke Him to anger.
2 Chronicles 33:7
And he set a carved image, the idol which he had made, in the House of God, of which God had said to David and to Solomon his son, "In this House, and in Jerusalem, which I have chosen before all the tribes of Israel, will I put My name forever.
2 Chronicles 33:8
Neither will I anymore remove the foot of Israel from out of the land which I have appointed for your fathers; so that they will take heed to do all that I have commanded them, according to the whole law and the statutes and the ordinances by the hand of Moses."
2 Chronicles 33:14
Now after this he built a wall outside the city of David, on the west side of Gihon, in the valley, even to the entering in at the fish gate, and encompassed about Ophel, and raised it up a very great height, and put captains of war in all the fenced cities of Judah.
2 Chronicles 33:15
And he took away the strange gods and the idols out of the House of the Lord, and all the altars that he had built in the mount of the House of the Lord, and in Jerusalem, and cast [them] out of the city.
2 Chronicles 33:18
Now the rest of the acts of Manasseh, and his prayer to his God, and the words of the seers who spoke to him in the name of the Lord God of Israel, behold, they [are written] in the Book of the Kings of Israel.
2 Chronicles 33:19
His prayer also, and [how God] was entreated of him, and all his sin, and his trespass, and the places wherein he built high places, and set up groves and graven images, before he was humbled, behold, they [are] written among the sayings of the seers.
2 Chronicles 33:22
But he did [that which was] evil in the sight of the Lord, as did Manasseh his father, for Amon sacrificed to all the carved images which Manasseh his father had made, and served them;
2 Chronicles 34:3
For in the eighth year of his reign, while he was still young, he began to seek after the God of David his father, and in the twelfth year he began to purge Judah and Jerusalem from the high places, and the groves, and the carved images, and the molten images.
2 Chronicles 34:4
And they broke down the altars of Baalim in his presence; and the images that [were] on high above them, he cut down; and the groves, and the carved images, and the molten images, he broke in pieces, and made dust [of them], and strewed [it] upon the graves of those who had sacrificed to them.
2 Chronicles 34:7
And when he had broken down the altars and the groves, and had beaten the graven images into powder, and cut down all the idols throughout all the land of Israel, he returned to Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 34:8
Now in the eighteenth year of his reign, when he had purged the land, and the house, he sent Shaphan, the son of Azaliah, and Maaseiah, the governor of the city, and Joah, the son of Joahaz the recorder, to repair the House of the Lord his God.
2 Chronicles 34:9
And when they came to Hilkiah the high priest, they delivered the money that was brought into the House of God, which the Levites who kept the doors had gathered of the hand of Manasseh and Ephraim, and of all the remnant of Israel, and of all Judah and Benjamin; and they returned to Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 34:10
And they put [it] in the hand of the workmen who had the oversight of the House of the Lord, and they gave it to the workmen who worked in the House of the Lord, to repair and amend the house.
2 Chronicles 34:12
And the men did the work faithfully, and the overseers of them [were] Jahath and Obadiah, the Levites, of the sons of Merari; and Zechariah and Meshullam, of the sons of the Kohathites, to set [it] forward; and [other of] the Levites, all who had skill of instruments of music.
2 Chronicles 34:13
Also [they were] over the bearers of burdens, and [were] overseers of all who did the work in any manner of service, and of the Levites [there were] scribes, and officers, and porters.
2 Chronicles 34:21
"Go, inquire of the Lord for me, and for those who are left in Israel and in Judah, concerning the words of the Book that was found, for great [is] the wrath of the Lord that is poured out upon us, because our fathers have not kept the word of the Lord, to do after all that is written in this Book."
2 Chronicles 34:22
And Hilkiah, and [they] who the king [had appointed], went to Huldah the prophetess, the wife of Shallum, the son of Tikvath, the son of Hasrah, keeper of the wardrobe (now she dwelt in Jerusalem in the college); and they spoke to her to that [effect].
2 Chronicles 34:24
'Thus the Lord says, 'Behold, I will bring evil upon this place, and upon the inhabitants thereof, [even] all the curses that are written in the Book which they have read before the king of Judah.
2 Chronicles 34:25
Because they have forsaken Me, and have burned incense to other gods, that they might provoke Me to anger with all the works of their hands; therefore My wrath will be poured out upon this place, and will not be quenched.'
2 Chronicles 34:27
'Because your heart was tender, and you humbled yourself before God, when you heard his words against this place, and against the inhabitants thereof, and humbled yourself before Me, and rent your clothes, and wept before Me; I have even heard [you] also,' the Lord says.
2 Chronicles 34:28
'Behold, I will gather to your fathers, and you will be gathered to your grave in peace, neither will your eyes see all the evil that I will bring upon this place, and upon the inhabitants of the same.'" So they brought the king word again.
2 Chronicles 34:30
And the king went up into the House of the Lord, and all the men of Judah, and the inhabitants of Jerusalem, and the priests, and the Levites, and all the people, great and small, and he read in their ears all the words of the Book of the covenant that was found in the House of the Lord.
2 Chronicles 34:31
And the king stood in his place, and made a covenant before the Lord, to walk after the Lord, and to keep His commandments, and His testimonies, and His statutes, with all his heart, and with all his soul, to perform the words of the covenant which are written in this Book.
2 Chronicles 34:32
And he caused all who were present in Jerusalem and Benjamin to stand [to it]. And the inhabitants of Jerusalem did according to the covenant of God, the God of their fathers. *2:40
2 Chronicles 34:33
And Josiah took away all the abominations out of all the countries that [pertained] to the Children of Israel, and made all who were present in Israel to serve, [even] to serve the Lord their God. [And] all his days, they did not depart from following the Lord, the God of their fathers.
2 Chronicles 35:3
And said to the Levites who taught all Israel, who were holy to the Lord, "Put the holy ark in the House which Solomon, the son of David, king of Israel, built; [it will] not [be] a burden upon [your] shoulders; now serve the Lord your God, and His people Israel,
2 Chronicles 35:7
And Josiah gave to the people, of the flock, lambs and kids, all for the passover offerings, for all who were present, to the number of thirty thousand, and three thousand bullocks, these [were] of the king's substance.
2 Chronicles 35:8
And his princes gave willingly to the people, to the priests, and to the Levites, Hilkiah and Zechariah and Jehiel, rulers of the House of God, gave to the priests for the passover offerings two thousand six hundred [small cattle], and three hundred oxen.
2 Chronicles 35:9
Conaniah also, and Shemaiah and Nethaneel, his brethren, and Hashabiah and Jeiel and Jozabad, chief of the Levites, gave to the Levites for passover offerings five thousand [small cattle], and five hundred oxen.
2 Chronicles 35:12
And they removed the burnt offerings, that they might give according to the divisions of the families of the people, to offer to the Lord, as [it is] written in the Book of Moses. And so [they did] with the oxen.
2 Chronicles 35:13
And they roasted the passover with fire according to the ordinance, but they boiled the [other] holy [offerings] in pots, and in caldrons, and in pans, and divided [them] speedily among all the people.
2 Chronicles 35:14
And afterward they made ready for themselves, and for the priests, because the priests the sons of Aaron [were busied] in offering of burnt offerings and the fat until night; therefore the Levites prepared for themselves, and for the priests, the sons of Aaron.
2 Chronicles 35:15
And the singers, the sons of Asaph, [were] in their place, according to the commandment of David, and Asaph, and Heman, and Jeduthun, the king's seer; and the porters [waited] at every gate; they might not depart from their service; for their brethren, the Levites, prepared for them.
2 Chronicles 35:16
So all the service of the Lord was prepared the same day, to keep the passover, and to offer burnt offerings upon the altar of the Lord, according to the commandment of king Josiah.
2 Chronicles 35:18
And there was no passover like that kept in Israel from the days of Samuel the prophet; neither did all the kings of Israel keep such a passover as Josiah kept, and the priests, and the Levites, and all Judah and Israel who were present, and the inhabitants of Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 35:21
But he sent ambassadors to him, saying, "What have I to do with you, king of Judah? [I do] not [come] against you this day, but against the house whereby I have war, for God commanded me to make haste, forbear yourself from [meddling with] God, who [is] with me, that He does not destroy you."
2 Chronicles 35:22
Nevertheless Josiah would not turn his face from him, but disguised himself, that he might fight with him, and did not listen to the words of Necho from the mouth of God, and came to fight in the valley of Megiddo.
2 Chronicles 35:24
His servants therefore took him out of that chariot, and put him in the second chariot that he had; and they brought him to Jerusalem, and he died, and was buried in [one of] the sepulchers of his fathers. And all Judah and Jerusalem mourned for Josiah.
2 Chronicles 35:25
And Jeremiah lamented for Josiah, and all the singing men and the singing women spoke of Josiah in their lamentations to this day, and made them an ordinance in Israel, and, behold, they [are] written in the lamentations.
2 Chronicles 36:8
Now the rest of the acts of Jehoiakim, and his abominations which he did, and that which was found in him, behold, they [are] written in the Book of the Kings of Israel and Judah, and Jehoiachin, his son, reigned in his stead.
2 Chronicles 36:10
And when the year had expired, king Nebuchadnezzar sent, and brought him to Babylon, with the good vessels of the House of the Lord, and made Zedekiah, his brother, king over Judah and Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 36:14
Moreover all the chief of the priests, and the people, transgressed very much after all the abominations of the heathen; and polluted the House of the Lord which He had made holy in Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 36:16
But they mocked the messengers of God, *15:10 - 11, *43:6 - 7 and despised His words, and misused His prophets, until the wrath of the Lord arose against His people, till [there was] no remedy.
2 Chronicles 36:17
Therefore He brought the king of the Chaldees upon them, who slew their young men with the sword in the house of their sanctuary, and had no compassion upon young man or maiden, old man, or one stooped for age, He gave [them] all into his hand.
2 Chronicles 36:18
And all the vessels of the House of God, great and small, and the treasures of the House of the Lord, and the treasures of the king, and of his princes; he brought all [these] to Babylon.
2 Chronicles 36:19
And they burnt the House of God, *17:7 and broke down the wall of Jerusalem, and burnt all the palaces thereof with fire, and destroyed all the good vessels thereof.
2 Chronicles 36:22
Now in the first year of Cyrus, king of Persia, that the word of the Lord [spoken] by the mouth of Jeremiah might be accomplished, the Lord stirred up the spirit of Cyrus, king of Persia, that he made a proclamation throughout all his kingdom, and [put it] also in writing, saying,