2 Chronicles 25:4 NIV

4 Yet he did not put their children to death, but acted in accordance with what is written in the Law, in the Book of Moses, where the LORD commanded: “Parents shall not be put to death for their children, nor children be put to death for their parents; each will die for their own sin.”a

References for 2 Chronicles 25:4

Study tools for 2 Chronicles 25:4

  • a 25:4 - Deut. 24:16
  • b 25:6 - That is, about 3 3/4 tons or about 3.4 metric tons; also in verse 9
  • c 25:17 - Hebrew "Joash," a variant of "Jehoash" ; also in verses 18, 21, 23 and 25
  • d 25:23 - Hebrew "Jehoahaz," a variant of "Ahaziah"
  • e 25:23 - That is, about 600 feet or about 180 meters
  • f 25:28 - Most Hebrew manuscripts; some Hebrew manuscripts, Septuagint, Vulgate and Syriac (see also 2 Kings 14:20) "David"