2 Chronicles 22:4

“Wherefore he did evil in the sight of the LORD like the house of Ahab: for they were his counsellors after the death of his father to his destruction.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

Wherefore he did euill in the sight of the Lord, like the house of Ahab: for they were his counsellers after the death of his father, to his destruction.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

He did evil in the sight of the LORD like the house of Ahab, for they were his counselors after the death of his father, to his destruction.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And he did that which was evil in the sight of Jehovah, as did the house of Ahab; for they were his counsellors after the death of his father, to his destruction.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And he did evil in the eyes of the Lord, as the family of Ahab did; for after the death of his father they were his guides to his destruction.
- Basic English Bible

And he did evil in the sight of Jehovah like the house of Ahab; for they were his counsellors after the death of his father, to his destruction.
- Darby Bible

Wherefore he did evil in the sight of the LORD like the house of Ahab: for they were his counselors, after the death of his father, to his destruction.
- Webster's Bible

He did that which was evil in the sight of Yahweh, as did the house of Ahab; for they were his counselors after the death of his father, to his destruction.
- World English Bible

And he doth the evil thing in the eyes of Jehovah, like the house of Ahab, for they have been his counsellors, after the death of his father, for destruction to him.
- Youngs Literal Bible

And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, as did the house of Ahab; for they were his counsellors after the death of his father, to his destruction.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Chronicles 22:4


22:4 His father - Who, while he lived, seduced his son himself, and made other evil counsellors unnecessary.


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