2 Chronicles 11:11
Parallel Verses
English Standard Version
He made the fortresses strong, and put commanders in them, and stores of food, oil, and wine.

King James Bible
And he fortified the strong holds, and put captains in them, and store of victual, and of oil and wine.

American Standard Version
And he fortified the strongholds, and put captains in them, and stores of victuals, and oil and wine.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And when he had enclosed them with walls, he put in them governors and storehouses of provisions, that is, of oil and of wine.

English Revised Version
And he fortified the strong holds, and put captains in them, and store of victual, and oil and wine.

Webster's Bible Translation
And he fortified the strong holds, and put captains in them, and store of provisions, and of oil and wine.

2 Chronicles 11:11 Parallel
Commentary
Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

Rehoboam's measures for the fortifying of his kingdom. - To defend his kingdom against hostile attacks, Rehoboam built cities for defence in Judah. The sing. למצור is used, because the building of cities served for the defence of the kingdom. Judah is the name of the kingdom, for the fifteen fenced cities enumerated in the following verses were situated in the tribal domains of both Benjamin and Judah.

2 Chronicles 11:11 Parallel Commentaries

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

he fortified

Isaiah 22:10,11 And you have numbered the houses of Jerusalem, and the houses have you broken down to fortify the wall...

captains

2 Chronicles 11:23 And he dealt wisely, and dispersed of all his children throughout all the countries of Judah and Benjamin, to every fenced city...

2 Chronicles 17:19 These waited on the king, beside those whom the king put in the fenced cities throughout all Judah.

Cross References
2 Chronicles 11:10
Zorah, Aijalon, and Hebron, fortified cities that are in Judah and in Benjamin.

2 Chronicles 11:12
And he put shields and spears in all the cities and made them very strong. So he held Judah and Benjamin.

Ezekiel 37:16
"Son of man, take a stick and write on it, 'For Judah, and the people of Israel associated with him'; then take another stick and write on it, 'For Joseph (the stick of Ephraim) and all the house of Israel associated with him.'

Jump to Previous
Bulwarks Captains Commanders Defenses Food Fortified Fortresses Holds Leaders Officers Oil Olive Provisions Putteth Store Stores Strengthened Strengtheneth Strong Strongholds Supplies Towns Treasures Victual Victuals Walled Wine
Jump to Next
Bulwarks Captains Commanders Defenses Food Fortified Fortresses Holds Leaders Officers Oil Olive Provisions Putteth Store Stores Strengthened Strengtheneth Strong Strongholds Supplies Towns Treasures Victual Victuals Walled Wine
Links
2 Chronicles 11:11 NIV
2 Chronicles 11:11 NLT
2 Chronicles 11:11 ESV
2 Chronicles 11:11 NASB
2 Chronicles 11:11 KJV

2 Chronicles 11:11 Bible Apps
2 Chronicles 11:11 Biblia Paralela
2 Chronicles 11:11 Chinese Bible
2 Chronicles 11:11 French Bible
2 Chronicles 11:11 German Bible

Bible Hub

ESV Text Edition: 2016. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version® copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers.
2 Chronicles 11:10
Top of Page
Top of Page