2 Chronicles 24:8

“And at the king's commandment they made a chest, and set it without at the gate of the house of the LORD.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Chronicles 24:8

And at the kings commandement they made a chest, and set it without, at the gate of the house of the Lord.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So the king commanded, and they made a chest and set it outside by the gate of the house of the LORD.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So the king commanded, and they made a chest, and set it without at the gate of the house of Jehovah.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So at the king's order they made a chest and put it outside the doorway of the house of the Lord.
- Basic English Bible

And the king commanded, and they made a chest, and set it at the gate of the house of Jehovah without,
- Darby Bible

And at the king's commandment they made a chest, and set it without at the gate of the house of the LORD.
- Webster's Bible

So the king commanded, and they made a chest, and set it outside at the gate of the house of Yahweh.
- World English Bible

And the king speaketh, and they make one chest, and put it at the gate of the house of Jehovah without,
- Youngs Literal Bible

So the king commanded, and they made a chest, and set it without at the gate of the house of the LORD.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Chronicles 24:8

Wesley's Notes for 2 Chronicles 24:8


24:6 The chief - It is observable, that he is not called the chief priest, or high - priest, but only the chief, or the head, which he might be in many other respects, either by reason of his near relation to the royal family: or because he was the chief of one of the twenty - four families.

24:7 The sons - Ahaziah, and his brethren before they were carried away captive, chap.#21:17|, who did this by her instigation, as this phrase implies. Broke up - Both broke up the treasuries, and defaced the house itself.


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