1 Kings 12:20 NIV

20 When all the Israelites heard that Jeroboam had returned, they sent and called him to the assembly and made him king over all Israel. Only the tribe of Judah remained loyal to the house of David.

References for 1 Kings 12:20

Study tools for 1 Kings 12:20

  • a 12:2 - Or "he remained in"
  • b 12:18 - Some Septuagint manuscripts and Syriac (see also 4:6 and 5:14); Hebrew "Adoram"
  • c 12:25 - Hebrew "Penuel," a variant of "Peniel"
  • d 12:30 - Probable reading of the original Hebrew text; Masoretic Text "people went to the one as far as Dan"