2 Kings 11:7

“And two parts of all you that go forth on the sabbath, even they shall keep the watch of the house of the LORD about the king.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And two parts of all you, that goe foorth on the Sabbath, euen they shall keepe the watch of the house of the Lord about the King.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Two parts of you, {even} all who go out on the sabbath, shall also keep watch over the house of the LORD for the king.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And the two companies of you, even all that go forth on the sabbath, shall keep the watch of the house of Jehovah about the king.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And the two divisions of you, who go out on the Sabbath and keep the watch of the house of the Lord,
- Basic English Bible

And the two parts of you, all those that go forth on the sabbath, even they shall keep the watch of the house of Jehovah about the king.
- Darby Bible

And two parts of all you that go forth on the sabbath, even they shall keep the watch of the house of the LORD about the king.
- Webster's Bible

The two companies of you, even all who go out on the Sabbath, shall keep the watch of the house of Yahweh around the king.
- World English Bible

and two parts of you, all going out on the sabbath -- they have kept the charge of the house of Jehovah about the king,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And the other two parts of you, even all that go forth on the sabbath, shall keep the watch of the house of the LORD about the king.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 11:7


11:7 That go, &c. - Who having finished their course, should have gone home, but were detained, #2Chron 23:8|. Shall keep - While the rest guard the entrances into the temple; these shall have a special care of the king's person.


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