2 Chronicles 14:2
New International Version
Asa did what was good and right in the eyes of the LORD his God.

New Living Translation
Asa did what was pleasing and good in the sight of the LORD his God.

English Standard Version
And Asa did what was good and right in the eyes of the LORD his God.

Berean Study Bible
And Asa did what was good and right in the eyes of the LORD his God.

King James Bible
And Asa did that which was good and right in the eyes of the LORD his God:

New King James Version
Asa did what was good and right in the eyes of the LORD his God,

New American Standard Bible
And Asa did what was good and right in the sight of the LORD his God,

NASB 1995
Asa did good and right in the sight of the LORD his God,

NASB 1977
And Asa did good and right in the sight of the LORD his God,

Amplified Bible
Asa did what was good and right in the sight of the LORD his God.

Christian Standard Bible
Asa did what was good and right in the sight of the LORD his God.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Asa did what was good and right in the sight of the LORD his God.

American Standard Version
And Asa did that which was good and right in the eyes of Jehovah his God:

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And Asa did what is good and what is beautiful before LORD JEHOVAH his God.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And he did that which was good and right in the sight of the Lord his God.

Contemporary English Version
Asa obeyed the LORD his God and did right.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And Asa did that which was good and pleasing in the sight of his God, and he destroyed the altars of foreign worship, and the high places.

English Revised Version
And Asa did that which was good and right in the eyes of the LORD his God:

Good News Translation
Asa pleased the LORD, his God, by doing what was right and good.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Asa did what the LORD his God considered good and right.

International Standard Version
Asa practiced what the LORD his God considered to be right

JPS Tanakh 1917
And Asa did that which was good and right in the eyes of the LORD his God;

Literal Standard Version
And Asa does that which is good and that which is right in the eyes of his God YHWH,

NET Bible
Asa did what the LORD his God desired and approved.

New Heart English Bible
Asa did that which was good and right in the eyes of the LORD his God:

World English Bible
Asa did that which was good and right in the eyes of Yahweh his God:

Young's Literal Translation
And Asa doth that which is good, and that which is right, in the eyes of Jehovah his God,

Additional Translations ...
Context
Asa Reigns in Judah
1Then Abijah rested with his fathers and was buried in the City of David. And his son Asa reigned in his place, and in his days the land was at peace for ten years. 2And Asa did what was good and right in the eyes of the LORD his God. 3He removed the foreign altars and high places, shattered the sacred pillars, and chopped down the Asherah poles.…

Cross References
1 Kings 15:11
And Asa did what was right in the eyes of the LORD, as his father David had done.

1 Kings 15:12
He banished the male shrine prostitutes from the land and removed all the idols that his fathers had made.

2 Chronicles 14:1
Then Abijah rested with his fathers and was buried in the City of David. And his son Asa reigned in his place, and in his days the land was at peace for ten years.

2 Chronicles 14:3
He removed the foreign altars and high places, shattered the sacred pillars, and chopped down the Asherah poles.

2 Chronicles 15:16
King Asa also removed his grandmother Maacah from her position as queen mother because she had made a detestable Asherah pole. Asa chopped down the pole, crushed it, and burned it in the Kidron Valley.

2 Chronicles 21:12
Then a letter came to Jehoram from Elijah the prophet, which stated: "This is what the LORD, the God of your father David, says: 'You have not walked in the ways of your father Jehoshaphat or of Asa king of Judah,


Treasury of Scripture

And Asa did that which was good and right in the eyes of the LORD his God:

A.

2 Chronicles 31:20
And thus did Hezekiah throughout all Judah, and wrought that which was good and right and truth before the LORD his God.

1 Kings 15:11,14
And Asa did that which was right in the eyes of the LORD, as did David his father…

Luke 1:75
In holiness and righteousness before him, all the days of our life.









REIGN OF ASA (2 Chronicles 14-16.)

(a) EFFORTS TO ROOT OUT ILLEGITIMATE WORSHIPS, AND TO STRENGTHEN THE SYSTEM OF NATIONAL DEFENCES (2Chronicles 14:2-7; comp. 1Kings 15:9-15).

(2) That which was good and right.--Literally, The good and the right, an expression defined in 2Chronicles 14:3-4. It is used of Hezekiah, 2Chronicles 31:20. See 1Kings 15:11, "And Asa did the right in the eyes of the Lord, like David his father." . . .

Verse 2. - That which was good and right. Our Authorized Version does not omit to mark the first three words with italic type, the simple and emphatic original being, the good and the straight.

Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
And Asa
אָסָא֙ (’ā·sā)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 609: Asa -- perhaps 'healer', an Israelite name

did
וַיַּ֤עַשׂ (way·ya·‘aś)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make

what was good
הַטּ֣וֹב (haṭ·ṭō·wḇ)
Article | Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 2896: Pleasant, agreeable, good

and right
וְהַיָּשָׁ֔ר (wə·hay·yā·šār)
Conjunctive waw, Article | Adjective - masculine singular
Strong's 3477: Straight, right

in the eyes
בְּעֵינֵ֖י (bə·‘ê·nê)
Preposition-b | Noun - cdc
Strong's 5869: An eye, a fountain

of the LORD
יְהוָ֥ה (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

his God.
אֱלֹהָֽיו׃ (’ĕ·lō·hāw)
Noun - masculine plural construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative


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