2 Chronicles 34:29
New International Version
Then the king called together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

New Living Translation
Then the king summoned all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

English Standard Version
Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

Berean Study Bible
Then the king summoned all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

New American Standard Bible
Then the king sent and gathered all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

King James Bible
Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

Christian Standard Bible
So the king sent messengers and gathered all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

Contemporary English Version
King Josiah called together the leaders of Judah and Jerusalem.

Good News Translation
King Josiah summoned all the leaders of Judah and Jerusalem,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So the king sent messengers and gathered all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

International Standard Version
The king sent word to gather all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

NET Bible
The king summoned all the leaders of Judah and Jerusalem.

New Heart English Bible
Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then the king sent for all the respected leaders of Judah and Jerusalem to join him.

JPS Tanakh 1917
Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

New American Standard 1977
Then the king sent and gathered all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

Jubilee Bible 2000
Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

King James 2000 Bible
Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

American King James Version
Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

American Standard Version
Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And the king sent and gathered the elders of Juda and Jerusalem.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he called together all the ancients of Juda and Jerusalem.

Darby Bible Translation
And the king sent and gathered all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

English Revised Version
Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

Webster's Bible Translation
Then the king sent and convened all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

World English Bible
Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

Young's Literal Translation
And the king sendeth and gathereth all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem,
Study Bible
Josiah Renews the Covenant
29Then the king summoned all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem. 30And he went up to the house of the LORD with all and the people of Judah and Jerusalem, as well as the priests and the Levites—all the people small and great—and in their hearing he read all the words of the Book of the Covenant that had been found in the house of the LORD.…
Cross References
2 Kings 23:1
Then the king summoned all the elders of Jerusalem and Judah.

2 Chronicles 34:28
Now I will indeed gather you to your fathers, and you will be gathered to your grave in peace. Your eyes will not see all the calamity that I will bring on this place and on its inhabitants.'" So they brought her answer back to the king.

Treasury of Scripture

Then the king sent and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

the king

1 Samuel 12:23
Moreover as for me, God forbid that I should sin against the LORD in ceasing to pray for you: but I will teach you the good and the right way:

1 Chronicles 29:2
Now I have prepared with all my might for the house of my God the gold for things to be made of gold, and the silver for things of silver, and the brass for things of brass, the iron for things of iron, and wood for things of wood; onyx stones, and stones to be set, glistering stones, and of divers colours, and all manner of precious stones, and marble stones in abundance.

Mark 14:8
She hath done what she could: she is come aforehand to anoint my body to the burying.

gathered

2 Chronicles 30:2
For the king had taken counsel, and his princes, and all the congregation in Jerusalem, to keep the passover in the second month.

2 Kings 23:1-3
And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem…







Lexicon
Then the king
הַמֶּ֑לֶךְ (ham·me·leḵ)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4428: A king

summoned
וַיִּשְׁלַ֖ח (way·yiš·laḥ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 7971: To send away, for, out

all
כָּל־ (kāl-)
Noun - masculine singular construct
Strong's Hebrew 3605: The whole, all, any, every

the elders
זִקְנֵ֥י (ziq·nê)
Adjective - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 2205: Old

of Judah
יְהוּדָ֖ה (yə·hū·ḏāh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3063: Judah -- 'praised', a son of Jacob, also the southern kingdom, also four Israelites

and Jerusalem.
וִירוּשָׁלִָֽם׃ (wî·rū·šā·lim)
Conjunctive waw | Noun - proper - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3389: Jerusalem -- probably 'foundation of peace', capital city of all Israel
(29-33) The king reads the Book to the assembly, and renews the covenant. (Comp. 2Kings 23:1)

Verse 29. - The wise, religious, and unselfish conduct of the king is clearly betokened in the course he took, as narrated here and in the succeeding three verses. 34:1-33 Josiah's good reign in Judah. - As the years of infancy cannot be useful to our fellow-creatures, our earliest youth should be dedicated to God, that we may not waste any of the remaining short space of life. Happy and wise are those who seek the Lord and prepare for usefulness at an early age, when others are pursuing sinful pleasures, contracting bad habits, and forming ruinous connexions. Who can express the anguish prevented by early piety, and its blessed effects? Diligent self-examination and watchfulness will convince us of the deceitfulness and wickedness of our own hearts, and the sinfulness of our lives. We are here encouraged to humble ourselves before God, and to seek unto him, as Josiah did. And believers are here taught, not to fear death, but to welcome it, when it takes them away from the evil to come. Nothing hastens the ruin of a people, nor ripens them for it, more than their disregard of the attempts made for their reformation. Be not deceived, God is not mocked. The current and tide of affections only turns at the command of Him who raises up those that are dead in trespasses and sins. We behold peculiar loveliness, in the grace the Lord bestows on those, who in tender years seek to know and to love the Saviour. Hath Jesus, the Day-spring from on high, visited you? Can you trace your knowledge of this light and life of man, like Josiah, from your youth? Oh the unspeakable happiness of becoming acquainted with Jesus from our earliest years!
Jump to Previous
Convened Elders Gathered Gathereth Jerusalem Judah Responsible Together
Jump to Next
Convened Elders Gathered Gathereth Jerusalem Judah Responsible Together
Links
2 Chronicles 34:29 NIV
2 Chronicles 34:29 NLT
2 Chronicles 34:29 ESV
2 Chronicles 34:29 NASB
2 Chronicles 34:29 KJV

2 Chronicles 34:29 Bible Apps
2 Chronicles 34:29 Biblia Paralela
2 Chronicles 34:29 Chinese Bible
2 Chronicles 34:29 French Bible
2 Chronicles 34:29 German Bible

Alphabetical: all and called elders gathered Jerusalem Judah king of sent the Then together

OT History: 2 Chronicles 34:29 Then the king sent and gathered together (2 Chron. 2Ch iiCh ii ch 2 chr 2chr) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools
2 Chronicles 34:28
Top of Page
Top of Page