2 Kings 16:12

“And when the king was come from Damascus, the king saw the altar: and the king approached to the altar, and offered thereon.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

And when the king was come from Damascus, the King saw the altar: and the King approched to the altar, and offered thereon.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

When the king came from Damascus, the king saw the altar; then the king approached the altar and went up to it,
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And when the king was come from Damascus, the king saw the altar: and the king drew near unto the altar, and offered thereon.
- American Standard Version (1901)

And when the king came from Damascus, he saw the altar; and he went up on it and made an offering on it.
- Basic English Bible

And when the king came from Damascus, the king saw the altar; and the king approached to the altar, and offered upon it.
- Darby Bible

And when the king had come from Damascus, the king saw the altar: and the king approached to the altar, and offered on it.
- Webster's Bible

When the king was come from Damascus, the king saw the altar: and the king drew near to the altar, and offered thereon.
- World English Bible

And the king cometh in from Damascus, and the king seeth the altar, and the king draweth near on the altar, and offereth on it,
- Youngs Literal Bible

And when the king was come from Damascus, the king saw the altar; and the king drew near unto the altar, and offered thereon.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 16:12


16:12 Offered - A sacrifice, and that not to God, but to the Syrian idols, to whom that altar was appropriated.


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