2 Kings 12:7
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English Standard Version
Therefore King Jehoash summoned Jehoiada the priest and the other priests and said to them, “Why are you not repairing the house? Now therefore take no more money from your donors, but hand it over for the repair of the house.”

King James Bible
Then king Jehoash called for Jehoiada the priest, and the other priests, and said unto them, Why repair ye not the breaches of the house? now therefore receive no more money of your acquaintance, but deliver it for the breaches of the house.

American Standard Version
Then king Jehoash called for Jehoiada the priest, and for the other priests, and said unto them, Why repair ye not the breaches of the house? now therefore take no more money from your acquaintance, but deliver it for the breaches of the house.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And king Joas called Joiada the high priest and the priests, saying to them: Why do you not repair the temple? Take you therefore money no more according to your order, but restore it for the repairing of the temple.

English Revised Version
Then king Jehoash called for Jehoiada the priest, and for the other priests, and said unto them, Why repair ye not the breaches of the house? now therefore take no more money from your acquaintance, but deliver it for the breaches of the house.

Webster's Bible Translation
Then king Jehoash called for Jehoiada the priest, and the other priests, and said to them, Why repair ye not the breaches of the house? now therefore receive no more money of your acquaintance, but deliver it for the breaches of the house.

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Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament

(1-5). Reign of Joash. - 2 Kings 12:1 (1, 2). His age on ascending the throne, viz., seven years (cf. 2 Kings 11:4). - Commencement and length of his reign. His mother's name was Zibiah of Beersheba.

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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

king Jehoash

2 Chronicles 24:5,6 And he gathered together the priests and the Levites, and said to them, Go out to the cities of Judah...

Jehoiada

2 Kings 12:2 And Jehoash did that which was right in the sight of the LORD all his days wherein Jehoiada the priest instructed him.

2 Kings 11:4 And the seventh year Jehoiada sent and fetched the rulers over hundreds, with the captains and the guard...

2 Chronicles 23:1 And in the seventh year Jehoiada strengthened himself, and took the captains of hundreds, Azariah the son of Jeroham...

2 Chronicles 24:16 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.

Why repair ye

1 Chronicles 21:3 And Joab answered, The LORD make his people an hundred times so many more as they be: but, my lord the king...

Cross References
2 Kings 12:6
But by the twenty-third year of King Jehoash, the priests had made no repairs on the house.

2 Kings 12:8
So the priests agreed that they should take no more money from the people, and that they should not repair the house.

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