2 Chronicles 13:5

“Ought ye not to know that the LORD God of Israel gave the kingdom over Israel to David for ever, even to him and to his sons by a covenant of salt?”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Ought you not to know, that the Lord God of Israel gaue the kingdome ouer Israel to Dauid for euer, euen to him and to his sonnes by a couenant of salt?
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Do you not know that the LORD God of Israel gave the rule over Israel forever to David and his sons by a covenant of salt?
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Ought ye not to know that Jehovah, the God of Israel, gave the kingdom over Israel to David for ever, even to him and to his sons by a covenant of salt?
- American Standard Version (1901)

Is it not clear to you that the Lord, the God of Israel, gave the rule over Israel to David and to his sons for ever, by an agreement made with salt?
- Basic English Bible

Ought ye not to know that Jehovah the God of Israel gave the kingdom over Israel to David for ever, to him and to his sons [by] a covenant of salt?
- Darby Bible

Ought ye not to know that the LORD God of Israel gave the kingdom over Israel to David for ever, even to him and to his sons by a covenant of salt?
- Webster's Bible

Ought you not to know that Yahweh, the God of Israel, gave the kingdom over Israel to David forever, even to him and to his sons by a covenant of salt?
- World English Bible

Is it not for you to know that Jehovah, God of Israel, hath given the kingdom to David over Israel to the age, to him and to his sons -- a covenant of salt?
- Youngs Literal Bible

ought ye not to know that the LORD, the God of Israel, gave the kingdom over Israel to David for ever, even to him and to his sons by a covenant of salt?
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Chronicles 13:5


13:5 Of salt - By a perpetual covenant.


Discussion for 2 Chronicles 13:5

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