2 Kings 8:19 CEBA

19 Nevertheless, because of his servant David, the LORD wasn't willing to destroy Judah. The LORD had promised to preserve a lamp for David and his sons forever.

Study tools for 2 Kings 8:19

  • a 8:11 - Heb uncertain
  • b 8:16 - LXX, Syr; MT includes <i>Jehoshaphat had been Judah’s king</i>.
  • c 8:21 - Heb <i>Joram </i>(also in 8:23-24); the king’s name is usually spelled in its long form <i>Jehoram </i>(cf 2 Chron 21:9).
  • d 8:21 - Heb uncertain
  • e 8:25 - Heb <i>Jehoram </i>(also in 8:29); the king’s name is variously spelled in either long <i>Jehoram </i>or short <i>Joram </i>form.