New International Version
For you took my silver and my gold and carried off my finest treasures to your temples.
King James Bible
Because ye have taken my silver and my gold, and have carried into your temples my goodly pleasant things:
Darby Bible Translation
because ye have taken my silver and my gold, and have carried into your temples my beautiful pleasant things,
World English Bible
Because you have taken my silver and my gold, and have carried my finest treasures into your temples,
Young's Literal Translation
In that My silver and My gold ye took, And My desirable things that are good, Ye have brought in to your temples.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Ye have taken my silver and my gold - The Chaldeans had spoiled the temple, and carried away the sacred vessels, and put them in the temple of their own god in Babylon.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
pleasant. Heb. desirable.
LibraryThe Gospel Day Seen in Prophecy.
Upon reading the account of man's creation in the first chapters of Genesis we conclude that he enjoyed perfect peace and happiness. From the beautiful description given there of the garden of Eden--man's abode--we understand that God was interested in his felicity. In the nature of created things he could retain this happiness only by obedience to the Creator's laws. By a subtle foe he was induced to transgress those laws and thus became acquainted with sin and sorrow. After the transgression he …
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Of the True Church. Duty of Cultivating Unity with Her, as the Mother of all the Godly.
2 Kings 12:18
But Joash king of Judah took all the sacred objects dedicated by his predecessors--Jehoshaphat, Jehoram and Ahaziah, the kings of Judah--and the gifts he himself had dedicated and all the gold found in the treasuries of the temple of the LORD and of the royal palace, and he sent them to Hazael king of Aram, who then withdrew from Jerusalem.
2 Chronicles 21:16
The LORD aroused against Jehoram the hostility of the Philistines and of the Arabs who lived near the Cushites.
2 Chronicles 21:17
They attacked Judah, invaded it and carried off all the goods found in the king's palace, together with his sons and wives. Not a son was left to him except Ahaziah, the youngest.
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