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2 Chronicles 16:10

    2 Chronicles 16:10 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    Then Asa was wroth with the seer, and put him in a prison house; for he was in a rage with him because of this thing. And Asa oppressed some of the people the same time.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    Then Asa was wroth with the seer, and put him in a prison house; for he was in a rage with him because of this thing. And Asa oppressed some of the people the same time.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    Then Asa was wroth with the seer, and put him in the prison-house; for he was in a rage with him because of this thing. And Asa oppressed some of the people at the same time.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then Asa was angry with the seer, and put him in prison, burning with wrath against him because of this thing. And at the same time Asa was cruel to some of the people.

    Webster's Revision

    Then Asa was wroth with the seer, and put him in the prison-house; for he was in a rage with him because of this thing. And Asa oppressed some of the people at the same time.

    World English Bible

    Then Asa was angry with the seer, and put him in the prison; for he was in a rage with him because of this thing. Asa oppressed some of the people at the same time.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    Then Asa was wroth with the seer, and put him in the prison house; for he was in a rage with him because of this thing. And Asa oppressed some of the people the same time.

    Definitions for 2 Chronicles 16:10

    Wroth - To be provoked; angered.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Chronicles 16:10

    Asa was wroth with the seer - Instead of humbling himself, and deprecating the displeasure of the Lord, he persecuted his messenger: and having thus laid his impious hands upon the prophet, he appears to have got his heart hardened through the deceitfulness of sin; and then he began to oppress the people, either by unjust imprisonments, or excessive taxations.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Chronicles 16:10

    In a prison house - Or, "in the stocks." Compare 1 Kings 22:26-27.