2 Chronicles 33:23
New International Version
But unlike his father Manasseh, he did not humble himself before the LORD; Amon increased his guilt.

New Living Translation
But unlike his father, he did not humble himself before the LORD. Instead, Amon sinned even more.

English Standard Version
And he did not humble himself before the LORD, as Manasseh his father had humbled himself, but this Amon incurred guilt more and more.

Berean Study Bible
but he did not humble himself before the LORD as his father Manasseh had done; instead, Amon increased his guilt.

King James Bible
And humbled not himself before the LORD, as Manasseh his father had humbled himself; but Amon trespassed more and more.

New King James Version
And he did not humble himself before the LORD, as his father Manasseh had humbled himself; but Amon trespassed more and more.

New American Standard Bible
Furthermore, he did not humble himself before the LORD as his father Manasseh had done, but Amon multiplied his guilt.

NASB 1995
Moreover, he did not humble himself before the LORD as his father Manasseh had done, but Amon multiplied guilt.

NASB 1977
Moreover, he did not humble himself before the LORD as his father Manasseh had done, but Amon multiplied guilt.

Amplified Bible
Further, he did not humble himself before the LORD as his father Manasseh [finally] had done, but Amon multiplied his guilt and his sin.

Christian Standard Bible
But he did not humble himself before the LORD like his father Manasseh humbled himself; instead, Amon increased his guilt.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
But he did not humble himself before the LORD like his father Manasseh humbled himself; instead, Amon increased his guilt.

American Standard Version
And he humbled not himself before Jehovah, as Manasseh his father had humbled himself; but this same Amon trespassed more and more.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he did not tremble from before LORD JEHOVAH his God, because Manasheh had trembled before LORD JEHOVAH his God, because Amon was sinning greatly.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And he was not humbled before the Lord as his father Manasses was humbled; for his son Amon abounded in transgression.

Contemporary English Version
Manasseh had turned back to the LORD, but Amon refused to do that. Instead, he sinned even more than his father.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he did not humble himself before the Lord, as Manasses his father had humbled himself, but committed far greater sins.

English Revised Version
And he humbled not himself before the LORD, as Manasseh his father had humbled himself; but this same Amon trespassed more and more.

Good News Translation
But unlike his father, he did not become humble and turn to the LORD; he was even more sinful than his father had been.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He didn't humble himself in front of the LORD as his father Manasseh had humbled himself. Instead, Amon continued to sin.

International Standard Version
except that he never humbled himself to the LORD like his father Manasseh had done. In fact, Amon multiplied his own guilt

JPS Tanakh 1917
And he humbled not himself before the LORD, as Manasseh his father had humbled himself; but this same Amon became guilty more and more.

Literal Standard Version
and has not been humbled before YHWH, like the humbling of his father Manasseh, for Amon himself has multiplied guilt.

NET Bible
He did not humble himself before the LORD as his father Manasseh had done. Amon was guilty of great sin.

New Heart English Bible
He did not humble himself before the LORD, as Manasseh his father had humbled himself; but this same Amon trespassed more and more.

World English Bible
He didn't humble himself before Yahweh, as Manasseh his father had humbled himself; but this same Amon trespassed more and more.

Young's Literal Translation
and hath not been humbled before Jehovah, like the humbling of Manasseh his father, for Amon himself hath multiplied guilt.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Amon Reigns in Judah
22And he did evil in the sight of the LORD, as his father Manasseh had done. Amon served and sacrificed to all the idols that his father Manasseh had made, 23but he did not humble himself before the LORD as his father Manasseh had done; instead, Amon increased his guilt. 24Then the servants of Amon conspired against him and killed him in his palace.…

Cross References
2 Chronicles 33:12
And in his distress, Manasseh sought the favor of the LORD his God and earnestly humbled himself before the God of his fathers.

2 Chronicles 33:19
His prayer and how God received his plea, as well as all his sin and unfaithfulness, and the sites where he built high places and set up Asherah poles and idols before he humbled himself, they are indeed written in the Records of the Seers.

2 Chronicles 36:12
And he did evil in the sight of the LORD his God and did not humble himself before Jeremiah the prophet, who spoke for the LORD.

Daniel 5:22
But you his son, O Belshazzar, have not humbled your heart, even though you knew all this.


Treasury of Scripture

And humbled not himself before the LORD, as Manasseh his father had humbled himself; but Amon trespassed more and more.

humbled

2 Chronicles 33:1,12,19
Manasseh was twelve years old when he began to reign, and he reigned fifty and five years in Jerusalem: …

Jeremiah 8:12
Were they ashamed when they had committed abomination? nay, they were not at all ashamed, neither could they blush: therefore shall they fall among them that fall: in the time of their visitation they shall be cast down, saith the LORD.

trespassed more and more.

2 Chronicles 28:22
And in the time of his distress did he trespass yet more against the LORD: this is that king Ahaz.

Jeremiah 7:26
Yet they hearkened not unto me, nor inclined their ear, but hardened their neck: they did worse than their fathers.

2 Timothy 3:13
But evil men and seducers shall wax worse and worse, deceiving, and being deceived.









(23) And humbled not himself . . . more and more.--This verse is added by the chronicler.

But Amon trespassed more and more.--Literally, for he, Amon, multiplied trespass.



Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
but he did not
וְלֹ֤א (wə·lō)
Conjunctive waw | Adverb - Negative particle
Strong's 3808: Not, no

humble
נִכְנַע֙ (niḵ·na‘)
Verb - Nifal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3665: To bend the knee, to humiliate, vanquish

himself before
מִלִּפְנֵ֣י (mil·lip̄·nê)
Preposition-m, Preposition-l | Noun - common plural construct
Strong's 6440: The face

the LORD
יְהוָ֔ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

as his father
אָבִ֑יו (’ā·ḇîw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 1: Father

Manasseh
מְנַשֶּׁ֣ה (mə·naš·šeh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 4519: Manasseh -- 'causing to forget', a son of Joseph, also a king of Judah, also two Israelites

[had done];
כְּהִכָּנַ֖ע (kə·hik·kā·na‘)
Preposition-k | Verb - Nifal - Infinitive construct
Strong's 3665: To bend the knee, to humiliate, vanquish

instead,
כִּ֛י (kî)
Conjunction
Strong's 3588: A relative conjunction

Amon
אָמ֖וֹן (’ā·mō·wn)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 526: Amon -- 'masterworkman', three Israelites

increased
הִרְבָּ֥ה (hir·bāh)
Verb - Hifil - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 7235: To be or become much, many or great

his guilt.
אַשְׁמָֽה׃ (’aš·māh)
Noun - feminine singular
Strong's 819: Guiltiness, a fault, the presentation of a, sin-offering


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