2 Kings 16:8

“And Ahaz tooke the siluer and gold that was found in the house of the Lord, and in the treasures of the kings house, and sent it for a present to the king of Assyria.”

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Other Translations

And Ahaz took the silver and gold that was found in the house of the LORD, and in the treasures of the king's house, and sent [it for] a present to the king of Assyria.
- King James Version

Ahaz took the silver and gold that was found in the house of the LORD and in the treasuries of the king's house, and sent a present to the king of Assyria.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Ahaz took the silver and gold that was found in the house of Jehovah, and in the treasures of the king's house, and sent it for a present to the king of Assyria.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And Ahaz took the silver and gold which were in the house of the Lord and in the king's store-house, and sent them as an offering to the king of Assyria.
- Basic English Bible

And Ahaz took the silver and the gold that was found in the house of Jehovah, and in the treasures of the king's house, and sent it [as] a present to the king of Assyria.
- Darby Bible

And Ahaz took the silver and gold that was found in the house of the LORD, and in the treasures of the king's house, and sent it for a present to the king of Assyria.
- Webster's Bible

Ahaz took the silver and gold that was found in the house of Yahweh, and in the treasures of the king's house, and sent it for a present to the king of Assyria.
- World English Bible

And Ahaz taketh the silver and the gold that is found in the house of Jehovah, and in the treasures of the house of the king, and sendeth to the king of Asshur -- a bribe.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Ahaz took the silver and gold that was found in the house of the LORD, and in the treasures of the king's house, and sent it for a present to the king of Assyria.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

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Discussion for 2 Kings 16

  • Engle
    Jews in the new testamnet are Edomites, they inhabited Judea after this. This is who Jesus called sons of the devil and liars and murderers. The small number of Israelites remaining in Judea heard Jesus word and followed him. Edomites descend from Esau who God hated.
  • Rony Castão Pereira
    The Lord God put before us the blessing or curse. King of Israel choose a curse worshipping false gods.
  • The Bible is being for filled. The Syrians drove the Jewish people out of Elath, and they dwell there until this day. There is no Peace there.
  • Cedric cabilao
    i thank GOD for His kindness He never stops loving His children He protects them and guides them. He is the provider of everething.
  • ROBERT COTTMAN SR
    i enjoyed it. i love the old testiment.i know the old testiment is the new testiment consealed, and the new testiment is the old testiment revield.

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