2 Kings 17:33

“They feared the LORD, and served their own gods, after the manner of the nations whom they carried away from thence.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Kings 17:33

They feared the Lord, and serued their owne gods, after the maner of the nations whom they caried away from thence.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

They feared the LORD and served their own gods according to the custom of the nations from among whom they had been carried away into exile.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

They feared Jehovah, and served their own gods, after the manner of the nations from among whom they had been carried away.
- American Standard Version (1901)

They gave worship to the Lord, but they gave honour to their gods like the nations did from whom they had been taken as prisoners.
- Basic English Bible

They feared Jehovah, and served their own gods after the manner of the nations, whence they had been carried away.
- Darby Bible

They feared the LORD, and served their own gods, after the manner of the nations whom they carried away from thence.
- Webster's Bible

They feared Yahweh, and served their own gods, after the ways of the nations from among whom they had been carried away.
- World English Bible

Jehovah they are fearing, and their gods they are serving, according to the custom of the nations whence they removed them.
- Youngs Literal Bible

They feared the LORD, and served their own gods, after the manner of the nations from among whom they had been carried away.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Kings 17:33

Wesley's Notes for 2 Kings 17:33


17:33 They feared - They worshipped God externally in that way which the Israelites used. But every nation made gods of their own besides.


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