|New International Version (© 2011)|
The king asked, "What is that tombstone I see?" The people of the city said, "It marks the tomb of the man of God who came from Judah and pronounced against the altar of Bethel the very things you have done to it."
King James Bible
Then he said, What title is that that I see? And the men of the city told him, It is the sepulchre of the man of God, which came from Judah, and proclaimed these things that thou hast done against the altar of Bethel.
American Standard Version
Then he said, What monument is that which I see? And the men of the city told him, It is the sepulchre of the man of God, who came from Judah, and proclaimed these things that thou hast done against the altar of Beth-el.
Young's Literal Translation
And he saith, 'What is this sign that I see?' and the men of the city say unto him, 'The grave of the man of God who hath come from Judah, and proclaimeth these things that thou hast done concerning the altar of Beth-El.'
2 Kings 23:17 Additional TranslationsClarke's Commentary on the Bible
What title is that - There was either a stone, an image, or an inscription here: the old prophet no doubt took care to have the place made sufficiently remarkable.
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It is the sepulchre.
1 Kings 13:1,30,31 And, behold, there came a man of God out of Judah by the word of the LORD to Bethel: and Jeroboam stood by the altar to burn incense...
2 Kings 23:17 Parallel CommentariesAltar Bethel Beth-El City Grave Headstone Judah Marks Monument Predicted Proclaimed Pronounced Resting-Place Sepulcher Sepulchre Sign Title Tomb Word YonderAltar Bethel Beth-El City Grave Headstone Judah Marks Monument Predicted Proclaimed Pronounced Resting-Place Sepulcher Sepulchre Sign Title Tomb Word YonderTHE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.
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1 Kings 13:1 By the word of the LORD a man of God came from Judah to Bethel, as Jeroboam was standing by the altar to make an offering.
1 Kings 13:30 Then he laid the body in his own tomb, and they mourned over him and said, "Alas, my brother!"
1 Kings 13:31 After burying him, he said to his sons, "When I die, bury me in the grave where the man of God is buried; lay my bones beside his bones.