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2 Kings 14:6 NIV

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

References for 2 Kings 14:6

Study tools for 2 Kings 14:6

  • a 14:1 - Hebrew "Joash," a variant of "Jehoash" ; also in verses 13, 23 and 27
  • b 14:6 - Deut. 24:16
  • c 14:13 - That is, about 600 feet or about 180 meters
  • d 14:21 - Also called "Uzziah"
  • e 14:25 - Hebrew "the Sea of the Arabah"
  • f 14:26 - Or "Israel was suffering. They were without a ruler or leader, and"