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2 Chronicles 23:16

    2 Chronicles 23:16 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And Jehoiada made a covenant between him, and between all the people, and between the king, that they should be the LORD's people.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And Jehoiada made a covenant between him, and between all the people, and between the king, that they should be the LORD's people.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And Jehoiada made a covenant between himself, and all the people, and the king, that they should be Jehovah's people.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And Jehoiada made an agreement between the Lord and all the people and the king, that they would be the Lord's people.

    Webster's Revision

    And Jehoiada made a covenant between himself, and all the people, and the king, that they should be Jehovah's people.

    World English Bible

    Jehoiada made a covenant between himself, and all the people, and the king, that they should be Yahweh's people.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And Jehoiada made a covenant between himself, and all the people, and the king, that they should be the LORD'S people.

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Chronicles 23:16

    Made a covenant between him - The high priest was, on this occasion, the representative of God; whom both the people and the king must have had in view, through the medium of his priest.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Chronicles 23:16

    Between him ... - In 2 Kings 11:17 the covenant is said to have been made "between the Lord," etc. To the writer of Chronicles Jehoiada was God's representative, and received the pledges of king and people.

    Wesley's Notes on 2 Chronicles 23:16

    23:16 Him - The Lord, as is expressed, 2Kings 11:17.