2 Chronicles 11:2
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But this word of the LORD came to Shemaiah the man of God:

King James Bible
But the word of the LORD came to Shemaiah the man of God, saying,

Darby Bible Translation
But the word of Jehovah came to Shemaiah the man of God, saying,

World English Bible
But the word of Yahweh came to Shemaiah the man of God, saying,

Young's Literal Translation
And a word of Jehovah is unto Shemaiah, a man of God, saying,

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Gathered of the house of Judah - See this account 1 Kings 12:21-24 (note), and the notes there.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

to Shemaiah

2 Chronicles 12:5,7,15 Then came Shemaiah the prophet to Rehoboam, and to the princes of Judah, that were gathered together to Jerusalem because of Shishak...

1 Kings 12:22-24 But the word of God came to Shemaiah the man of God, saying...

the man

2 Chronicles 8:14 And he appointed, according to the order of David his father, the courses of the priests to their service...

Deuteronomy 33:1 And this is the blessing, with which Moses the man of God blessed the children of Israel before his death.

1 Samuel 2:27 And there came a man of God to Eli, and said to him, Thus said the LORD, Did I plainly appear to the house of your father...

1 Timothy 6:11 But you, O man of God, flee these things; and follow after righteousness, godliness, faith, love, patience, meekness.

Library
The Exile Continued.
"So David fled, and escaped and came to Samuel to Ramah, and told him all that Saul had done unto him. And he and Samuel went and dwelt in Naioth" (1 Sam. xix. 18)--or, as the word probably means, in the collection of students' dwellings, inhabited by the sons of the prophets, where possibly there may have been some kind of right of sanctuary. Driven thence by Saul's following him, and having had one last sorrowful hour of Jonathan's companionship--the last but one on earth--he fled to Nob, whither
Alexander Maclaren—The Life of David

Chronicles
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
1 Kings 12:22
But this word of God came to Shemaiah the man of God:

2 Chronicles 11:3
"Say to Rehoboam son of Solomon king of Judah and to all Israel in Judah and Benjamin,

2 Chronicles 12:5
Then the prophet Shemaiah came to Rehoboam and to the leaders of Judah who had assembled in Jerusalem for fear of Shishak, and he said to them, "This is what the LORD says, 'You have abandoned me; therefore, I now abandon you to Shishak.'"

2 Chronicles 12:15
As for the events of Rehoboam's reign, from beginning to end, are they not written in the records of Shemaiah the prophet and of Iddo the seer that deal with genealogies? There was continual warfare between Rehoboam and Jeroboam.

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