2 Chronicles 17:12

“And Jehoshaphat waxed great exceedingly; and he built in Judah castles, and cities of store.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Chronicles 17:12

ΒΆ And Iehoshaphat waxed great exceedingly, and he built in Iudah castles, and cities of store.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So Jehoshaphat grew greater and greater, and he built fortresses and store cities in Judah.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Jehoshaphat waxed great exceedingly; and he built in Judah castles and cities of store.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Jehoshaphat became greater and greater, and made strong towers and store-towns in Judah.
- Basic English Bible

And Jehoshaphat waxed exceeding great; and he built in Judah castles and store-cities.
- Darby Bible

And Jehoshaphat became exceedingly great; and he built in Judah castles, and cities of store.
- Webster's Bible

Jehoshaphat grew great exceedingly; and he built in Judah castles and cities of store.
- World English Bible

And Jehoshaphat is going on and becoming very great, and he buildeth in Judah palaces and cities of store,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Jehoshaphat waxed great exceedingly; and he built in Judah castles and cities of store.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Chronicles 17:12

Wesley's Notes for 2 Chronicles 17:12


17:10 Fear fell - Justly concluding from his singular piety that God would eminently appear for him, for even the Heathens could not but observe, that the kings of Judah were either prosperous or unhappy, according as they served God or forsook him.

17:13 Business - To repair and fortify them, and furnish them with provisions: and to purge out all their relicks of idolatry and injustice.


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