2 Kings 23:1
Modern Translations
New International Version
Then the king called together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

New Living Translation
Then the king summoned all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

English Standard Version
Then the king sent, and all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem were gathered to him.

Berean Study Bible
Then the king summoned all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

New American Standard Bible
Then the king sent messengers, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

NASB 1995
Then the king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

NASB 1977
Then the king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Amplified Bible
King Josiah sent word and they brought to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Christian Standard Bible
So the king sent messengers, and they gathered all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem to him.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
So the king sent messengers, and they gathered all the elders of Jerusalem and Judah to him.

Contemporary English Version
King Josiah called together the older leaders of Judah and Jerusalem.

Good News Translation
King Josiah summoned all the leaders of Judah and Jerusalem,

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Then the king sent for all the respected leaders of Judah and Jerusalem to join him.

International Standard Version
At this, the king sent for and gathered together all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem.

NET Bible
The king summoned all the leaders of Judah and Jerusalem.
Classic Translations
King James Bible
And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

New King James Version
Now the king sent them to gather all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem to him.

King James 2000 Bible
And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

New Heart English Bible
The king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

World English Bible
The king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

American King James Version
And the king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

American Standard Version
And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

A Faithful Version
Then the king sent a summons, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Darby Bible Translation
And the king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

English Revised Version
And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Webster's Bible Translation
And the king sent, and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Early Modern
Geneva Bible of 1587
Then the King sent, and there gathered vnto him all the Elders of Iudah and of Ierusalem.

Bishops' Bible of 1568
And then the king sent, and there gathered vnto him all the elders of Iuda and of Hierusalem.

Coverdale Bible of 1535
And the kynge sent forth, and all the Elders in Iuda and Ierusalem resorted vnto him,
Literal Translations
Literal Standard Version
And the king sends, and they gather all [the] elderly of Judah and Jerusalem to him,

Young's Literal Translation
And the king sendeth, and they gather unto him all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem,

Smith's Literal Translation
And the king will send and gather to him all the old men of Judah and Jerusalem.

Catholic Translations
Douay-Rheims Bible
And they brought the king word again what she had said. And he sent: and all the ancients of Juda and Jerusalem were assembled to him.

Catholic Public Domain Version
And they reported to the king what she had said. And he sent, and all the elders of Judah and Jerusalem were gathered to him.

Translations from Aramaic
Peshitta Holy Bible Translated
And the King sent and assembled to himself all the Elders of Yehuda and of Jerusalem.

Lamsa Bible
AND the king sent and they gathered to him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

OT Translations
JPS Tanakh 1917
And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

Brenton Septuagint Translation
So they reported the word to the king: and the king sent and gathered all the elders of Juda and Jerusalem to himself.








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