2 Kings 16:9

“And the king of Assyria hearkened vnto him: for the king of Assyria went vp against Damascus, and tooke it, and caried the people of it captiue to Kir, and slew Rezin.”

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And the king of Assyria hearkened unto him: for the king of Assyria went up against Damascus, and took it, and carried [the people of] it captive to Kir, and slew Rezin.
- King James Version

So the king of Assyria listened to him; and the king of Assyria went up against Damascus and captured it, and carried {the people of} it away into exile to Kir, and put Rezin to death.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the king of Assyria hearkened unto him; and the king of Assyria went up against Damascus, and took it, and carried `the people of' it captive to Kir, and slew Rezin.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the king of Assyria, in answer to his request, went up against Damascus and took it, and took its people away as prisoners to Kir, and put Rezin to death.
- Basic English Bible

And the king of Assyria hearkened to him; and the king of Assyria went up against Damascus, and took it, and carried it captive to Kir, and put Rezin to death.
- Darby Bible

And the king of Assyria hearkened to him: for the king of Assyria went up against Damascus, and took it, and carried the people of it captive to Kir, and slew Rezin.
- Webster's Bible

The king of Assyria listened to him; and the king of Assyria went up against Damascus, and took it, and carried [the people of] it captive to Kir, and killed Rezin.
- World English Bible

And hearken unto him doth the king of Asshur, and the king of Asshur goeth up unto Damascus, and seizeth it, and removeth [the people of] it to Kir, and Rezin he hath put to death.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the king of Assyria hearkened unto him; and the king of Assyria went up against Damascus, and took it, and carried the people of it captive to Kir, and slew Rezin.
- 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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