2 Chronicles 22:12
New International Version
He remained hidden with them at the temple of God for six years while Athaliah ruled the land.

New Living Translation
Joash remained hidden in the Temple of God for six years while Athaliah ruled over the land.

English Standard Version
And he remained with them six years, hidden in the house of God, while Athaliah reigned over the land.

Berean Study Bible
And Joash remained hidden with them in the house of God for six years while Athaliah ruled the land.

King James Bible
And he was with them hid in the house of God six years: and Athaliah reigned over the land.

New King James Version
And he was hidden with them in the house of God for six years, while Athaliah reigned over the land.

New American Standard Bible
He kept himself hidden with them in the house of God for six years while Athaliah reigned over the land.

NASB 1995
He was hidden with them in the house of God six years while Athaliah reigned over the land.

NASB 1977
And he was hidden with them in the house of God six years while Athaliah reigned over the land.

Amplified Bible
Joash was hidden with them in the house (temple) of God for six years, and Athaliah reigned over the land.

Christian Standard Bible
He was hiding with them in God’s temple for six years while Athaliah reigned over the land.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
While Athaliah ruled over the land, he was hiding with them in God's temple six years.

American Standard Version
And he was with them hid in the house of God six years: and Athaliah reigned over the land.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he was hidden with her in the house of LORD JEHOVAH for six years, and Athaliah reigned over the land.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And he was with him hid in the house of God six years; and Gotholia reigned over the land.

Contemporary English Version
Joash hid in the temple with them for six years while Athaliah ruled as queen of Judah.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he was with them hid in the house of God six years, during which Athalia reigned over the land.

English Revised Version
And he was with them hid in the house of God six years: and Athaliah reigned over the land.

Good News Translation
For six years he remained there in hiding, while Athaliah ruled as queen.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Joash was with the priests. He was hidden in God's temple for six years while Athaliah ruled the country.

International Standard Version
Joash remained with them for six years, hidden in God's Temple while Athaliah reigned over the land.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And he was with them hid in the house of God six years; and Athaliah reigned over the land.

Literal Standard Version
And he is with them in the house of God hiding himself [for] six years, and Athaliah is reigning over the land.

NET Bible
He remained in hiding in God's temple for six years, while Athaliah was ruling over the land.

New Heart English Bible
He was with them hidden in God's house six years: and Athaliah reigned over the land.

World English Bible
He was with them hidden in the house of God six years: and Athaliah reigned over the land.

Young's Literal Translation
And he is with them in the house of God hiding himself six years, and Athaliah is reigning over the land.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Athaliah and Joash
11But Jehoshabeath daughter of King Jehoram took Joash son of Ahaziah and stole him away from among the sons of the king who were being murdered, and she put him and his nurse in a bedroom. Because Jehoshabeath, the daughter of King Jehoram and the wife of Jehoiada the priest, was Ahaziah’s sister, she hid Joash from Athaliah so that she could not kill him. 12And Joash remained hidden with them in the house of God for six years while Athaliah ruled the land.

Cross References
2 Chronicles 22:11
But Jehoshabeath daughter of King Jehoram took Joash son of Ahaziah and stole him away from among the sons of the king who were being murdered, and she put him and his nurse in a bedroom. Because Jehoshabeath, the daughter of King Jehoram and the wife of Jehoiada the priest, was Ahaziah's sister, she hid Joash from Athaliah so that she could not kill him.

2 Chronicles 23:1
Then in the seventh year, Jehoiada strengthened himself and made a covenant with the commanders of hundreds--with Azariah son of Jeroham, Ishmael son of Jehohanan, Azariah son of Obed, Maaseiah son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat son of Zichri.


Treasury of Scripture

And he was with them hid in the house of God six years: and Athaliah reigned over the land.

A.

Psalm 27:5
For in the time of trouble he shall hide me in his pavilion: in the secret of his tabernacle shall he hide me; he shall set me up upon a rock.

Athaliah

Psalm 12:8
The wicked walk on every side, when the vilest men are exalted.

Psalm 73:14,18,19
For all the day long have I been plagued, and chastened every morning…

Jeremiah 12:1
Righteous art thou, O LORD, when I plead with thee: yet let me talk with thee of thy judgments: Wherefore doth the way of the wicked prosper? wherefore are all they happy that deal very treacherously?









(12) With them.--With Jehoiada and his wife. Kings, "with her;" LXX., "with him;" Syriac and Arabic, "with her." (See Note on 2Kings 11:3.)

Verse 12. - With them hid in the house of God six years. During this time evidently Athaliah reigned. There were in the "house of God" chambers sacred to the use of either priests or temple officials (1 Kings 6:5-10).





Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And [Joash] remained
וַיְהִ֤י (way·hî)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 1961: To fall out, come to pass, become, be

hidden
מִתְחַבֵּ֖א (miṯ·ḥab·bê)
Verb - Hitpael - Participle - masculine singular
Strong's 2244: To withdraw, hide

with them
אִתָּם֙ (’it·tām)
Preposition | third person masculine plural
Strong's 854: Nearness, near, with, by, at, among

in the house
בְּבֵ֣ית (bə·ḇêṯ)
Preposition-b | Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's 1004: A house

of God
הָֽאֱלֹהִ֔ים (hā·’ĕ·lō·hîm)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative

for six
שֵׁ֣שׁ (šêš)
Number - feminine singular construct
Strong's 8337: Six (a cardinal number)

years
שָׁנִ֖ים (šā·nîm)
Noun - feminine plural
Strong's 8141: A year

while Athaliah
וַעֲתַלְיָ֖ה (wa·‘ă·ṯal·yāh)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's 6271: Athaliah -- daughter of Ahab, also three Israelites

ruled
מֹלֶ֥כֶת (mō·le·ḵeṯ)
Verb - Qal - Participle - feminine singular
Strong's 4427: To reign, inceptively, to ascend the throne, to induct into royalty, to take counsel

the land.
הָאָֽרֶץ׃ (hā·’ā·reṣ)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 776: Earth, land


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