2 Kings 17:32

“So they feared the LORD, and made unto themselves of the lowest of them priests of the high places, which sacrificed for them in the houses of the high places.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations

So they feared the Lord, and made vnto themselues of the lowest of them priests of the high places, which sacrificed for them in the houses of the high places.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

They also feared the LORD and appointed from among themselves priests of the high places, who acted for them in the houses of the high places.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

So they feared Jehovah, and made unto them from among themselves priests of the high places, who sacrificed for them in the houses of the high places.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So they went on worshipping the Lord, and made for themselves, from among all the people, priests for the high places, to make offerings for them in the houses of the high places.
- Basic English Bible

So they feared Jehovah, and made to themselves from all classes of them priests of the high places, who offered [sacrifices] for them in the houses of the high places.
- Darby Bible

So they feared the LORD, and made to themselves of the lowest of them priests of the high places, who sacrificed for them in the houses of the high places.
- Webster's Bible

So they feared Yahweh, and made to them from among themselves priests of the high places, who sacrificed for them in the houses of the high places.
- World English Bible

And they are fearing Jehovah, and make to themselves from their extremities priests of high places, and they are acting for them in the house of the high places.
- Youngs Literal Bible

So they feared the LORD, and made unto them from among themselves priests of the high places, who sacrificed for them in the houses of the high places.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible commentary

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 17:32


17:32 Sacrificed - Unto the true God: for as to the worship of their own gods, they needed no instruction, and would not permit a person of another religion to minister therein.


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