2 Kings 15:12

“This was the word of the LORD which he spake unto Jehu, saying, Thy sons shall sit on the throne of Israel unto the fourth generation. And so it came to pass.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Kings 15:12

This was the word of the Lord which he spake vnto Iehu, saying, Thy sonnes shall sit on the throne of Israel, vnto the fourth generation. And so it came to passe.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

This is the word of the LORD which He spoke to Jehu, saying, "Your sons to the fourth generation shall sit on the throne of Israel. And so it was."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

This was the word of Jehovah which he spake unto Jehu, saying, Thy sons to the fourth generation shall sit upon the throne of Israel. And so it came to pass.
- American Standard Version (1901)

This was what the Lord had said to Jehu, Your sons to the fourth generation will be kings of Israel. And so it came about.
- Basic English Bible

This was the word of Jehovah which he spoke to Jehu saying, Thy sons shall sit upon the throne of Israel unto the fourth [generation]. And so it came to pass.
- Darby Bible

This was the word of the LORD which he spoke to Jehu, saying, Thy sons shall sit on the throne of Israel to the fourth generation. And so it came to pass.
- Webster's Bible

This was the word of Yahweh which he spoke to Jehu, saying, "Your sons to the fourth generation shall sit on the throne of Israel." So it came to pass.
- World English Bible

It [is] the word of Jehovah that He spake unto Jehu, saying, `Sons of the fourth [generation] do sit for thee on the throne of Israel;' and it is so.
- Youngs Literal Bible

This was the word of the LORD which He spoke unto Jehu, saying: 'Thy sons to the fourth generation shall sit upon the throne of Israel.' And so it came to pass.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Kings 15:12

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 15:12


15:13 Full moon - That dominion seldom lasts long, which is founded in blood and falsehood.


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