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2 Chronicles 12:6

    2 Chronicles 12:6 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Whereupon the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, The LORD is righteous.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Whereupon the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, The LORD is righteous.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Then the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, Jehovah is righteous.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then the chiefs of Israel and the king made themselves low and said, The Lord is upright.

    Webster's Revision

    Then the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, Jehovah is righteous.

    World English Bible

    Then the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, "Yahweh is righteous."

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Then the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves; and they said, The LORD is righteous.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Chronicles 12:6

    Whereupon the princes of Israel and the king humbled themselves - This is not mentioned in the parallel place, 1 Kings 14:25-29 : this was the sole reason why Jerusalem was not at this time totally destroyed, and the house of David entirely cut off; for they were totally incapable of defending themselves against this innumerable host.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Chronicles 12:6

    They said, The Lord is righteous - i. e., they acknowledged the justice of the sentence which had gone forth against them 2 Chronicles 12:5.