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2 Chronicles 29:23

    2 Chronicles 29:23 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And they brought forth the he goats for the sin offering before the king and the congregation; and they laid their hands upon them:

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And they brought forth the he goats for the sin offering before the king and the congregation; and they laid their hands on them:

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And they brought near the he-goats for the sin-offering before the king and the assembly; and they laid their hands upon them:

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    Then they took the he-goats for the sin-offering, placing them before the king and the meeting of the people, and they put their hands on them:

    Webster's Revision

    And they brought near the he-goats for the sin-offering before the king and the assembly; and they laid their hands upon them:

    World English Bible

    They brought near the male goats for the sin offering before the king and the assembly; and they laid their hands on them:

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And they brought near the he-goats for the sin offering before the king and the congregation; and they laid their hands upon them:

    Clarke's Commentary on 2 Chronicles 29:23

    They laid their hands upon them - That is, they confessed their sin; and as they had by their transgression forfeited their lives, they now offer these animals to die as vicarious offerings, their life being taken for the life of their owners.

    Barnes' Notes on 2 Chronicles 29:23

    The he goats for the sin offering - Rather, "the he goats of the sin offering" - that portion of the Sin offering which had been reserved to the last.

    Wesley's Notes on 2 Chronicles 29:23

    29:23 They laid - The king and the elders of the congregation in the name of the whole congregation.