2 Chronicles 17:3-9 CSB

3 Now the Lord was with Jehoshaphat because he walked in the former ways of his father David.a He did not seek the Baals

References for 2 Chronicles 17:3

    • b 17:3 - Some Hb mss, LXX omits David
      4 but sought the God of his father and walked by His commands, not according to the practices of Israel.
      5 So the Lord established the kingdom in his hand. Then all Judah brought him tribute, and he had riches and honor in abundance.
      6 His mind rejoiced in the Lord's ways, and he againb removed the high places and Asherah poles from Judah.

      References for 2 Chronicles 17:6

        • c 17:6 - 2 Ch 14:2-3

          Jehoshaphat's Educational Plan

          7 In the third year of his reign, Jehoshaphat sent his officials-Ben-hail,c Obadiah, Zechariah, Nethanel, and Micaiah-to teach in the cities of Judah.

          References for 2 Chronicles 17:7

            • d 17:7 - Son of Power
              8 The Levites with them were Shemaiah, Nethaniah, Zebadiah,d Asahel, Shemiramoth, Jehonathan, Adonijah, Tobijah, and Tob-adonijah; the priests, Elishama and Jehoram, were with these Levites.

              References for 2 Chronicles 17:8

                • e 17:8 - Some Hb mss, Syr, Tg, Arabic read Zechariah
                  9 They taught throughout Judah, [having] the book of the Lord's instruction with them. They went throughout the towns of Judah and taught the people.