2 Kings 11:10
New International Version
Then he gave the commanders the spears and shields that had belonged to King David and that were in the temple of the LORD.

New Living Translation
and he supplied them with the spears and small shields that had once belonged to King David and were stored in the Temple of the LORD.

English Standard Version
And the priest gave to the captains the spears and shields that had been King David’s, which were in the house of the LORD.

Berean Study Bible
Then the priest gave to the commanders of hundreds the spears and shields of King David from the house of the LORD.

New American Standard Bible
The priest gave to the captains of hundreds the spears and shields that had been King David's, which were in the house of the LORD.

King James Bible
And to the captains over hundreds did the priest give king David's spears and shields, that were in the temple of the LORD.

Christian Standard Bible
The priest gave to the commanders of hundreds King David's spears and shields that were in the LORD's temple.

Contemporary English Version
Jehoiada brought out the swords and shields that had belonged to King David and gave them to the commanders.

Good News Translation
He gave the officers the spears and shields that had belonged to King David and had been kept in the Temple,

Holman Christian Standard Bible
The priest gave to the commanders of hundreds King David's spears and shields that were in the LORD's temple.

International Standard Version
The priest issued king David's personal spears and shields that had been stored in the LORD's Temple to the captains of hundreds.

NET Bible
The priest gave to the officers of the units of hundreds King David's spears and the shields that were kept in the LORD's temple.

New Heart English Bible
The priest delivered to the captains over hundreds the spears and shields that had been king David's, which were in the house of the LORD.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
He gave the commanders the spears and the shields that had belonged to King David but were now in the LORD's temple.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And the priest delivered to the captains over hundreds the spear and shields that had been king David's, which were in the house of the LORD.

New American Standard 1977
And the priest gave to the captains of hundreds the spears and shields that had been King David’s, which were in the house of the LORD.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And the priest gave the captains over hundreds King David's spears and shields that were in the house of the LORD.

King James 2000 Bible
And to the captains over hundreds did the priest give king David's spears and shields, that were in the temple of the LORD.

American King James Version
And to the captains over hundreds did the priest give king David's spears and shields, that were in the temple of the LORD.

American Standard Version
And the priest delivered to the captains over hundreds the spears and shields that had been king David's, which were in the house of Jehovah.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he gave them the spears, and the arms of king David, which were in the house of the Lord.

Darby Bible Translation
And the priest gave to the captains of the hundreds king David's spears and shields which were in the house of Jehovah.

English Revised Version
And the priest delivered to the captains over hundreds the spears and shields that had been king David's, which were in the house of the LORD.

Webster's Bible Translation
And to the captains over hundreds the priest gave king David's spears and shields, that were in the temple of the LORD.

World English Bible
The priest delivered to the captains over hundreds the spears and shields that had been king David's, which were in the house of Yahweh.

Young's Literal Translation
and the priest giveth to the heads of the hundreds the spears and the shields that king David had, that are in the house of Jehovah.
Study Bible HEB ▾ 
Joash Anointed King in Judah
9So the commanders of hundreds did everything that Jehoiada the priest had ordered. Each of them took his men—those coming on duty on the Sabbath and those going off duty—and came to Jehoiada the priest. 10Then the priest gave to the commanders of hundreds the spears and shields of King David from the house of the LORD. 11And the guards stood with weapons in hand surrounding the king by the altar and the temple, from the south side to the north side of the temple.…
Cross References
2 Samuel 8:7
And David took the gold shields that belonged to the officers of Hadadezer and brought them to Jerusalem.

2 Kings 11:11
And the guards stood with weapons in hand surrounding the king by the altar and the temple, from the south side to the north side of the temple.

1 Chronicles 18:7
And David took the gold shields that belonged to the officers of Hadadezer and brought them to Jerusalem.

Treasury of Scripture

And to the captains over hundreds did the priest give king David's spears and shields, that were in the temple of the LORD.

king David's spears Josephus states that, for fear of creating suspicion, they came unarmed, `and Jehoiada having opened the arsenal in the temple which David had prepared, he divided among the centurions, priests, and Levites, the spears (arrows), and quivers, and all other kinds of weapons which he found there.'

1 Samuel 21:9 And the priest said, The sword of Goliath the Philistine, whom you …

2 Samuel 8:7 And David took the shields of gold that were on the servants of Hadadezer, …

1 Chronicles 26:27 Out of the spoils won in battles did they dedicate to maintain the …

2 Chronicles 5:1 Thus all the work that Solomon made for the house of the LORD was finished…

2 Chronicles 23:9,10 Moreover Jehoiada the priest delivered to the captains of hundreds …







Lexicon
Then the priest
הַכֹּהֵ֜ן (hak·kō·hên)
Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3548: Priest

gave
וַיִּתֵּ֨ן (way·yit·tên)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 5414: To give, put, set

to the commanders
לְשָׂרֵ֣י (lə·śā·rê)
Preposition-l | Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's Hebrew 8269: Chieftain, chief, ruler, official, captain, prince

of hundreds
הַמֵּא֗וֹת (ham·mê·’ō·wṯ)
Article | Number - feminine plural
Strong's Hebrew 3967: A hundred

the spears
הַחֲנִית֙ (ha·ḥă·nîṯ)
Article | Noun - feminine singular
Strong's Hebrew 2595: A lance

and
וְאֶת־ (wə·’eṯ-)
Conjunctive waw | Direct object marker
Strong's Hebrew 853: Untranslatable mark of the accusative case

shields
הַשְּׁלָטִ֔ים (haš·šə·lā·ṭîm)
Article | Noun - masculine plural
Strong's Hebrew 7982: Perhaps shield

of King
לַמֶּ֣לֶךְ (lam·me·leḵ)
Preposition-l, Article | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 4428: A king

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

from
אֲשֶׁ֖ר (’ă·šer)
Pronoun - relative
Strong's Hebrew 834: Who, which, what, that, when, where, how, because, in order that

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

of the LORD.
יְהוָֽה׃ (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's Hebrew 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel
(10) King David's spears and shields.--The Hebrew has spear, but Chronicles has the plural, which appears correct. "Shields" should perhaps be arms. (Comp. 2Samuel 8:7; 2Chronicles 23:9.) The arms which David had laid up in the Temple as spoils of war were now to be used, appropriately enough, for the restoration of David's heir to the throne. Possibly, as Bahr suggests, the guards who came off duty at the palace had left their weapons there.

Verse 10. - And to the captains over hundreds did the priest give King David's spears and shields, that were in the temple of the Lord. We hear of David carrying with him to Jerusalem the "shields of gold," i.e. shields ornamented with gold, which he took from the servants of Hadadezer (2 Samuel 8:7); but otherwise we are not told of his establishing an armory. Solomon made six hundred shields of solid gold, and laid them up in the house of the forest of Lebanon (1 Kings 10:17); but these were carried off by Sheshonk, when he invaded Judaea in the reign of Rehoboam (1 Kings 14:26). Rehoboam, in their place, made three hundred brazen shields (1 Kings 14:27), which, however, were deposited in the guard-chamber of the royal palace. Of spears collected by David, and laid up in the temple, we know nothing beyond the present passage. There can be little doubt that the weapons were brought forth from their receptacle with the view (as Ewald says) of "consecrating the work of the restoration of the Davidic house with the sacred arms of the great founder himself" (see 'History of Israel,' vol. 4. p. 136) - not, however, with arms that he had worn, but with some which he had collected and laid up. 11:1-12 Athaliah destroyed all she knew to be akin to the crown. Jehoash, one of the king's sons, was hid. Now was the promise made to David bound up in one life only, and yet it did not fail. Thus to the Son of David, the Lord, according to his promise, will secure a spiritual seed, hidden sometimes, and unseen, but hidden in God's pavilion, and unhurt. Six years Athaliah tyrannized. Then the king was brought forward. A child indeed, but he had a good guardian, and, what was better, a good God to go to With such joy and satisfaction must the kingdom of Christ be welcomed into our hearts, when his throne is set up there, and Satan the usurper is cast out. Say, Let the King, even Jesus, live, for ever live and reign in my soul, and in all the world.
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