Jeremiah 52:2
New International Version
He did evil in the eyes of the LORD, just as Jehoiakim had done.

New Living Translation
But Zedekiah did what was evil in the LORD’s sight, just as Jehoiakim had done.

English Standard Version
And he did what was evil in the sight of the LORD, according to all that Jehoiakim had done.

Berean Study Bible
And Zedekiah did evil in the sight of the LORD, just as Jehoiakim had done.

King James Bible
And he did that which was evil in the eyes of the LORD, according to all that Jehoiakim had done.

New King James Version
He also did evil in the sight of the LORD, according to all that Jehoiakim had done.

New American Standard Bible
He did evil in the sight of the LORD, in accordance with everything that Jehoiakim had done.

NASB 1995
He did evil in the sight of the LORD like all that Jehoiakim had done.

NASB 1977
And he did evil in the sight of the LORD like all that Jehoiakim had done.

Amplified Bible
He did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD like all that Jehoiakim had done.

Christian Standard Bible
Zedekiah did what was evil in the LORD’s sight just as Jehoiakim had done.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Zedekiah did what was evil in the LORD's sight just as Jehoiakim had done.

American Standard Version
And he did that which was evil in the sight of Jehovah, according to all that Jehoiakim had done.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he did evil before LORD JEHOVAH, according to what Yoiaqim did

Contemporary English Version
Zedekiah disobeyed the LORD, just as Jehoiakim had done,

Douay-Rheims Bible
And he did that which was evil in the eyes of the Lord, according to all that Joakim had done.

English Revised Version
And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, according to all that Jehoiakim had done.

Good News Translation
King Zedekiah sinned against the LORD, just as King Jehoiakim had done.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Zedekiah did what the LORD considered evil, as Jehoiakim had done.

International Standard Version
Zedekiah had done evil in the LORD's sight, just as Jehoiakim had done.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, according to all that Jehoiakim had done.

Literal Standard Version
And he does evil in the eyes of YHWH, according to all that Jehoiakim has done,

NET Bible
He did what displeased the LORD just as Jehoiakim had done.

New Heart English Bible
He did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, according to all that Jehoiakim had done.

World English Bible
He did that which was evil in the sight of Yahweh, according to all that Jehoiakim had done.

Young's Literal Translation
and he doth the evil thing in the eyes of Jehovah, according to all that Jehoiakim hath done,

Additional Translations ...
Context
The Fall of Jerusalem Recounted
1Zedekiah was twenty-one years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem eleven years. His mother’s name was Hamutal daughter of Jeremiah; she was from Libnah. 2And Zedekiah did evil in the sight of the LORD, just as Jehoiakim had done. 3For because of the anger of the LORD, all this happened in Jerusalem and Judah, until He finally banished them from His presence. And Zedekiah also rebelled against the king of Babylon.…

Cross References
1 Kings 14:22
And Judah did evil in the sight of the LORD, and by the sins they committed they provoked Him to jealous anger more than all their fathers had done.

2 Kings 24:19
And Zedekiah did evil in the sight of the LORD, just as Jehoiakim had done.

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.

Jeremiah 36:30
Therefore this is what the LORD says about Jehoiakim king of Judah: He will have no one to sit on David's throne, and his body will be thrown out and exposed to heat by day and frost by night.

Jeremiah 36:31
I will punish him and his descendants and servants for their iniquity. I will bring on them, on the residents of Jerusalem, and on the men of Judah, all the calamity about which I warned them but they did not listen."


Treasury of Scripture

And he did that which was evil in the eyes of the LORD, according to all that Jehoiakim had done.

he did

1 Kings 14:22
And Judah did evil in the sight of the LORD, and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins which they had committed, above all that their fathers had done.

2 Kings 24:19,20
And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, according to all that Jehoiakim had done…

2 Chronicles 36:12,13
And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD his God, and humbled not himself before Jeremiah the prophet speaking from the mouth of the LORD…

according

Jeremiah 26:21-23
And when Jehoiakim the king, with all his mighty men, and all the princes, heard his words, the king sought to put him to death: but when Urijah heard it, he was afraid, and fled, and went into Egypt; …

Jeremiah 36:21-23,29-31
So the king sent Jehudi to fetch the roll: and he took it out of Elishama the scribe's chamber. And Jehudi read it in the ears of the king, and in the ears of all the princes which stood beside the king…











Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And [Zedekiah] did
וַיַּ֥עַשׂ (way·ya·‘aś)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make

evil
הָרַ֖ע (hā·ra‘)
Article | Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 7451: Bad, evil

in the sight
בְּעֵינֵ֣י (bə·‘ê·nê)
Preposition-b | Noun - cdc
Strong's 5869: An eye, a fountain

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

just as
כְּכֹ֥ל (kə·ḵōl)
Preposition-k | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

Jehoiakim
יְהוֹיָקִֽים׃ (yə·hō·w·yā·qîm)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3079: Jehoiakim -- 'the LORD raises up', three Israelites

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


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