2 Chronicles 15:4
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New International Version
But in their distress they turned to the LORD, the God of Israel, and sought him, and he was found by them.

New Living Translation
But whenever they were in trouble and turned to the LORD, the God of Israel, and sought him out, they found him.

English Standard Version
but when in their distress they turned to the LORD, the God of Israel, and sought him, he was found by them.

New American Standard Bible
"But in their distress they turned to the LORD God of Israel, and they sought Him, and He let them find Him.

King James Bible
But when they in their trouble did turn unto the LORD God of Israel, and sought him, he was found of them.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
but when they turned to the LORD God of Israel in their distress and sought Him, He was found by them.

International Standard Version
but they turned to the LORD God of Israel in their distress. When they sought him, he let them become reacquainted with him.

NET Bible
Because of their distress, they turned back to the LORD God of Israel. They sought him and he responded to them.

New Heart English Bible
But when in their distress they turned to the LORD, the God of Israel, and sought him, he was found by them.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
But when they were in trouble, they turned to the LORD God of Israel. When they searched for him, he let them find him.

JPS Tanakh 1917
but when in their distress they turned unto the LORD, the God of Israel, and sought Him, He was found of them.

New American Standard 1977
“But in their distress they turned to the LORD God of Israel, and they sought Him, and He let them find Him.

Jubilee Bible 2000
but when they in their trouble turned unto the LORD God of Israel and sought him, he was found of them.

King James 2000 Bible
But when they in their trouble did turn unto the LORD God of Israel, and sought him, he was found of them.

American King James Version
But when they in their trouble did turn to the LORD God of Israel, and sought him, he was found of them.

American Standard Version
But when in their distress they turned unto Jehovah, the God of Israel, and sought him, he was found of them.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And when in their distress they shall return to the Lord the God of Israel, and shall seek him, they shall find him.

Darby Bible Translation
but in their trouble they turned to Jehovah the God of Israel, and sought him, and he was found of them.

English Revised Version
But when in their distress they turned unto the LORD, the God of Israel, and sought him, he was found of them.

Webster's Bible Translation
But when they in their trouble returned to the LORD God of Israel, and sought him, he was found by them.

World English Bible
But when in their distress they turned to Yahweh, the God of Israel, and sought him, he was found by them.

Young's Literal Translation
and it turneth back in its distress unto Jehovah, God of Israel, and they seek Him, and He is found of them,
Study Bible
The Prophecy of Azariah
3"For many days Israel was without the true God and without a teaching priest and without law. 4"But in their distress they turned to the LORD God of Israel, and they sought Him, and He let them find Him. 5"In those times there was no peace to him who went out or to him who came in, for many disturbances afflicted all the inhabitants of the lands.…
Cross References
Deuteronomy 4:29
"But from there you will seek the LORD your God, and you will find Him if you search for Him with all your heart and all your soul.

2 Chronicles 15:2
and he went out to meet Asa and said to him, "Listen to me, Asa, and all Judah and Benjamin: the LORD is with you when you are with Him. And if you seek Him, He will let you find Him; but if you forsake Him, He will forsake you.
Treasury of Scripture

But when they in their trouble did turn to the LORD God of Israel, and sought him, he was found of them.

in their trouble

Deuteronomy 4:29,30 But if from there you shall seek the LORD your God, you shall find …

Jeremiah 3:9,10 And it came to pass through the lightness of her prostitution, that …

Jeremiah 10:10-16 But the LORD is the true God, he is the living God, and an everlasting …

Psalm 106:44 Nevertheless he regarded their affliction, when he heard their cry:

Hosea 6:1 Come, and let us return to the LORD: for he has torn, and he will …

Hosea 14:1-3 O Israel, return to the LORD your God; for you have fallen by your iniquity…

found of them

2 Chronicles 15:15 And all Judah rejoiced at the oath: for they had sworn with all their …

Isaiah 55:6 Seek you the LORD while he may be found, call you on him while he is near:

Isaiah 65:1,2 I am sought of them that asked not for me; I am found of them that …

Romans 10:20 But Esaias is very bold, and said, I was found of them that sought …

(4) But when they in their trouble did turn.--Literally, and he returned in his straits (Deuteronomy 4:30) unto Jehovah, the God of Israel; they sought him, and, etc. (See Judges 3:9; Judges 3:15; Judges 4:3; Judges 4:15; Judges 6:6, sqq.; Psalm 106:44; Psalm 107:6.)

But when they in their trouble did turn unto the Lord God of Israel,.... When being carried captive by neighbouring nations, and oppressed; and they cried unto the Lord, and repented of their sins, and turned from them to him:

and sought him; by prayer and supplication:

he was found of them; and appeared for their help and deliverance, of which there are many instances in the book of Judges. 15:1-19 The people make a solemn covenant with God. - The work of complete reformation appeared so difficult, that Asa had not courage to attempt it, till assured of Divine assistance and acceptance. He and his people offered sacrifices to God; thanksgiving for the favours they had received, and supplication for further favours. Prayers and praises are now our spiritual sacrifices. The people, of their own will, covenanted to seek the Lord, each for himself, with earnestness. What is religion but seeking God, inquiring after him, applying to him upon all occasions? We make nothing of our religion, if we do not make heart-work of it; God will have all the heart, or none. Our devotedness to God our Saviour, should be avowed and shown in the most solemn and public manner. What is done in hypocrisy is a mere drudgery.
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