2 Chronicles 24:16
New International Version
He was buried with the kings in the City of David, because of the good he had done in Israel for God and his temple.

New Living Translation
He was buried among the kings in the City of David, because he had done so much good in Israel for God and his Temple.

English Standard Version
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, and toward God and his house.

Berean Study Bible
And Jehoiada was buried with the kings in the City of David, because he had done what was good in Israel for God and His temple.

New American Standard Bible
They buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done well in Israel and to God and His house.

King James Bible
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, both toward God, and toward his house.

Christian Standard Bible
He was buried in the city of David with the kings because he had done what was good in Israel with respect to God and his temple.

Contemporary English Version
and he was buried in the royal tombs in Jerusalem, because he had done so much good for the people of Israel, for God, and for the temple.

Good News Translation
They buried him in the royal tombs in David's City in recognition of the service he had done for the people of Israel, for God, and for the Temple.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He was buried in the city of David with the kings because he had done what was good in Israel with respect to God and His temple.

International Standard Version
He was buried in the City of David among the graves of the kings, because he had accomplished many good things in Israel on behalf of God and his Temple.

NET Bible
He was buried in the City of David with the kings, because he had accomplished good in Israel and for God and his temple.

New Heart English Bible
They buried him in the City of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, and toward God and his house.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He was buried in the City of David with the kings because of the good he had done in Israel for God and the temple.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, and toward God and His house.

New American Standard 1977
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done well in Israel and to God and His house.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings because he had done good in Israel, both toward God and toward his house.

King James 2000 Bible
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, both toward God, and toward his house.

American King James Version
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, both toward God, and toward his house.

American Standard Version
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, and toward God and his house.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And they buried him with the kings in the city of David, because he had dealt well with Israel, and with God and his house.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good to Israel, and to his house.

Darby Bible Translation
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, both toward God and toward his house.

English Revised Version
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, and toward God and his house.

Webster's Bible Translation
And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, both towards God, and towards his house.

World English Bible
They buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, and toward God and his house.

Young's Literal Translation
and they bury him in the city of David, with the kings, for he hath done good in Israel, and with God, and his house.
Study Bible
Jehoiada's Death and Burial
15When Jehoiada was old and full of years, he died at the age of 130. 16And Jehoiada was buried with the kings in the City of David, because he had done what was good in Israel for God and His temple.
Cross References
2 Chronicles 21:2
Jehoram's brothers, the sons of Jehoshaphat, were Azariah, Jehiel, Zechariah, Azariah, Michael, and Shephatiah; these were all sons of Jehoshaphat, king of Israel.

2 Chronicles 21:20
Jehoram was thirty-two years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem eight years. He died, to no one's regret, and was buried in the City of David, but not in the tombs of the kings.

2 Chronicles 24:15
When Jehoiada was old and full of years, he died at the age of 130.

2 Chronicles 24:17
After the death of Jehoiada, however, the officials of Judah came and paid homage to the king, and he listened to them.

Treasury of Scripture

And they buried him in the city of David among the kings, because he had done good in Israel, both toward God, and toward his house.

in the city

1 Samuel 2:30
Wherefore the LORD God of Israel saith, I said indeed that thy house, and the house of thy father, should walk before me for ever: but now the LORD saith, Be it far from me; for them that honour me I will honour, and they that despise me shall be lightly esteemed.

1 Kings 2:10
So David slept with his fathers, and was buried in the city of David.

Acts 2:29
Men and brethren, let me freely speak unto you of the patriarch David, that he is both dead and buried, and his sepulchre is with us unto this day.

because

2 Chronicles 23:1-21
And in the seventh year Jehoiada strengthened himself, and took the captains of hundreds, Azariah the son of Jeroham, and Ishmael the son of Jehohanan, and Azariah the son of Obed, and Maaseiah the son of Adaiah, and Elishaphat the son of Zichri, into covenant with him…

2 Chronicles 31:20
And thus did Hezekiah throughout all Judah, and wrought that which was good and right and truth before the LORD his God.

Nehemiah 13:14
Remember me, O my God, concerning this, and wipe not out my good deeds that I have done for the house of my God, and for the offices thereof.







Lexicon
And [Jehoiada] was buried
וַיִּקְבְּרֻ֥הוּ (way·yiq·bə·ru·hū)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine plural | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6912: To inter

with
עִם־ (‘im-)
Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 5973: With, equally with

the kings
הַמְּלָכִ֑ים (ham·mə·lā·ḵîm)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 4428: A king

in the City
בְעִיר־ (ḇə·‘îr-)
Preposition-b | Noun - feminine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 5892: Excitement

of David,
דָּוִ֖יד (dā·wîḏ)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1732: David -- perhaps 'beloved one', a son of Jesse

because
כִּֽי־ (kî-)
Conjunction
Strong's Hebrew 3588: A relative conjunction

he had done
עָשָׂ֤ה (‘ā·śāh)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 6213: To do, make

what was good
טוֹבָה֙ (ṭō·w·ḇāh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2896: Pleasant, agreeable, good

in Israel
בְּיִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל (bə·yiś·rā·’êl)
Preposition-b | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3478: Israel -- 'God strives', another name of Jacob and his desc

for
וְעִ֥ם (wə·‘im)
Conjunctive waw | Preposition
Strong's Hebrew 5973: With, equally with

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

and His temple.
וּבֵיתֽוֹ׃ (ū·ḇê·ṯōw)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 1004: A house
(16) Among the kings.--Literally, with. "Because he had done good;" and also, perhaps, as having been regent for so many years, and connected by marriage with the royal house (2Chronicles 22:11).

Verse 16. - The honour done Jehoiada well belonged to him, not only for his goodness, his greatness, his practical services to the kingdom, but for the fact that those practical services had entailed the necessity of his standing in loco regis for some time. His royal alliance with Jeheram's daughter, and, if it were so, his extreme patriarchal age, may all have contributed to the honour now put upon him. Little stress can be laid, however, upon this last consideration, failing any other allusion to it, or any emphasized statement of what we have in our ver. 15. 24:15-27 See what a great judgment on any prince or people, the death of godly, zealous, useful men is. See how necessary it is that we act in religion from inward principle. Then the loss of a parent, a minister, or a friend, will not be losing our religion. Often both princes and inferior people have been flattered to their ruin. True grace alone will enable a man to bring forth fruit unto the end. Zechariah, the son of Jehoiada, being filled with the Spirit of prophecy, stood up, and told the people of their sin. This is the work of ministers, by the word of God, as a lamp and a light, to discover the sin of men, and expound the providences of God. They stoned Zechariah to death in the court of the house of the Lord. Observe the dying martyr's words: The Lord look upon it, and require it! This came not from a spirit of revenge, but a spirit of prophecy. God smote Joash with great diseases, of body, or mind, or both, before the Syrians departed from him. If vengeance pursue men, the end of one trouble will be but the beginning of another. His own servants slew him. These judgments are called the burdens laid upon him, for the wrath of God is a heavy burden, too heavy for any man to bear. May God help us to take warning, to be upright in heart, and to persevere in his ways to the end.
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