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2 Chronicles 9:8 NIV

8 Praise be to the LORD your God, who has delighted in you and placed you on his throne as king to rule for the LORD your God. Because of the love of your God for Israel and his desire to uphold them forever, he has made you king over them, to maintain justice and righteousness.”

References for 2 Chronicles 9:8

Study tools for 2 Chronicles 9:8

  • a 9:4 - Or "and the ascent by which he went up to"
  • b 9:9 - That is, about 4 1/2 tons or about 4 metric tons
  • c 9:10 - Probably a variant of "almugwood"
  • d 9:13 - That is, about 25 tons or about 23 metric tons
  • e 9:15 - That is, about 15 pounds or about 6.9 kilograms
  • f 9:16 - That is, about 7 1/2 pounds or about 3.5 kilograms
  • g 9:21 - Hebrew "of ships that could go to Tarshish"
  • h 9:21 - Hebrew "Huram," a variant of "Hiram"
  • i 9:25 - Or "charioteers"