2 Chronicles 13:8

“And now ye think to withstand the kingdom of the LORD in the hand of the sons of David; and ye be a great multitude, and there are with you golden calves, which Jeroboam made you for gods.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Chronicles 13:8

And now ye thinke to withstand the kingdome of the Lord, in the hand of the sonnes of Dauid, and ye be a great multitude, and there are with you golden calues, which Ieroboam made you for gods.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"So now you intend to resist the kingdom of the LORD through the sons of David, being a great multitude and {having} with you the golden calves which Jeroboam made for gods for you.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And now ye think to withstand the kingdom of Jehovah in the hand of the sons of David; and ye are a great multitude, and there are with you the golden calves which Jeroboam made you for gods.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And now it is your purpose to put yourselves against the authority which the Lord has put into the hands of the sons of David, and you are a very great number, and you have with you the gold oxen which Jeroboam made to be your gods.
- Basic English Bible

And now ye think to shew yourselves strong against the kingdom of Jehovah in the hand of the sons of David; and ye are a great multitude, and ye have with you the golden calves that Jeroboam made you for gods.
- Darby Bible

And now ye think to withstand the kingdom of the LORD in the hand of the sons of David; and ye are a great multitude, and there are with you golden calves, which Jeroboam made you for gods.
- Webster's Bible

Now you think to withstand the kingdom of Yahweh in the hand of the sons of David; and you are a great multitude, and there are with you the golden calves which Jeroboam made you for gods.
- World English Bible

`And now, ye are saying to strengthen yourselves before the kingdom of Jehovah in the hand of the sons of David, and ye [are] a numerous multitude, and with you calves of gold that Jeroboam hath made to you for gods.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And now ye think to withstand the kingdom of the LORD in the hand of the sons of David; and ye are a great multitude, and there are with you the golden calves which Jeroboam made you for gods.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Chronicles 13:8

Wesley's Notes for 2 Chronicles 13:8


13:8 Golden calves - There is that among you which may damp your confidence: you worship those images which God abhors.


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