2 Chronicles 7:14

“If my people, which are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

If my people which are called by my Name, shall humble themselues and pray, and seeke my face, and turne from their wicked wayes: then will I heare from heauen, and will forgiue their sinne, and will heale their land.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

and My people who are called by My name humble themselves and pray and seek My face and turn from their wicked ways, then I will hear from heaven, will forgive their sin and will heal their land.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

if my people, who are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.
- American Standard Version (1901)

If my people, on whom my name is named, make themselves low and come to me in prayer, searching for me and turning from their evil ways; then I will give ear from heaven, overlooking their sin, and will give life again to their land.
- Basic English Bible

and my people, who are called by my name, humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from the heavens, and forgive their sin, and heal their land.
- Darby Bible

If my people, who are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.
- Webster's Bible

if my people, who are called by my name, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek my face, and turn from their wicked ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.
- World English Bible

and My people on whom My name is called be humbled, and pray, and seek My face, and turn back from their evil ways, then I -- I hear from the heavens, and forgive their sin, and heal their land.
- Youngs Literal Bible

if My people, upon whom My name is called, shall humble themselves, and pray, and seek My face, and turn from their evil ways; then will I hear from heaven, and will forgive their sin, and will heal their land.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Discussion for 2 Chronicles 7

  • David Cornett
    GOD was answering Solomon's prayer from chapter 6. Solomon knew GOD had blessed them with a beautiful temple to worship Him and ha also knew that Israel would spray and in his prayer he asked GOD if they did what would it take to be restored into His favor and blessing. To me it's proof GOD answers prayer if we realize who's fault it is that the blessings have left and we get cold
  • Evang. Emmanuel eyo for verse 14
    I love This bible portion because it remind me often that as born again, it has to do with humulity in every area of our life perpetually. I was blessed when the spirit of GOD lead me to this precious arena 2 chronicle7vs14 am bless as peculiar person.
  • Eugenia for verse 14
    I try to do that very thing I am not worthy to look upon or lord I beg him to forgive me and I seek him daily in my heart
  • Enoch Motsamai for verse 14
    1. There are people of God and people who have rejected God, this verse identifies who people of God are firstly born again -JOHN 1: 12 . 2.Four conditions that we have to fulfill as children of God. 3. Three promises that God will accomplish NB! He is faithful, never lies
  • I ask God always to cleanse me so I would be acceptable in His sight so He could use me to do His will. I ask God to change me. I want to be made over.
  • Ilegbune Abigail for verse 14
    The lord is merciful that is why he told us in verse 14 of 2chronicles 7 that only if we humble ourselves, that means that all he requires from us is our humility and not being proud, that portion of the bible also made me to know that God does not deal with the pride