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2 Chronicles 34:19

    2 Chronicles 34:19 Translations

    King James Version (KJV)

    And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the law, that he rent his clothes.

    American King James Version (AKJV)

    And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the law, that he rent his clothes.

    American Standard Version (ASV)

    And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the law, that he rent his clothes.

    Basic English Translation (BBE)

    And the king, hearing the words of the law, took his robe in his hands, violently parting it as a sign of his grief.

    Webster's Revision

    And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the law, that he rent his clothes.

    World English Bible

    It happened, when the king had heard the words of the law, that he tore his clothes.

    English Revised Version (ERV)

    And it came to pass, when the king had heard the words of the law, that he rent his clothes.

    Definitions for 2 Chronicles 34:19

    Rent - Divided; broke or tore apart.

    Wesley's Notes on 2 Chronicles 34:19

    34:19 Rent his clothes - Were the things contained in scripture new to us, as they were here to Josiah, surely they would make deeper impressions upon us than they commonly do. But they are not the less weighty, and therefore should not be the less regarded, because they are well known.