Jehoiada the priest sent out the commanders of units of a hundred, who were in charge of the troops, and said to them: "Bring her out between the ranksa and put to the sword anyone who follows her." For the priest had said, "Do not put her to death at the temple of the LORD.
Then Jehoiada placed the oversight of the temple of the LORD in the hands of the priests, who were Levites,4 to whom David had made assignments in the temple,5 to present the burnt offerings of the LORD as written in the Law of Moses, with rejoicing and singing, as David had ordered.
He took with him the commanders of hundreds, the nobles, the rulers of the people and all the people of the land and brought the king down from the temple of the LORD. They went into the palace through the Upper Gate7 and seated the king on the royal throne,