2 Chronicles 36:21 NLT

21 So the message of the LORD spoken through Jeremiah was fulfilled. The land finally enjoyed its Sabbath rest, lying desolate until the seventy years were fulfilled, just as the prophet had said.

Study tools for 2 Chronicles 36:21

  • a 36:2 - Hebrew Joahaz, a variant spelling of Jehoahaz; also in 36:4 .
  • b 36:3 - Hebrew 100 talents [3,400 kilograms] of silver and 1 talent [34 kilograms] of gold.
  • c 36:7 - Or temple.
  • d 36:9 - As in one Hebrew manuscript, some Greek manuscripts, and Syriac version (see also 2 Kgs 24:8 ); most Hebrew manuscripts read eight.
  • e 36:10 - Hebrew At the turn of the year. The first day of this year in the ancient Hebrew lunar calendar was April 13, 597
  • f 36:10 - As in parallel text at 2 Kgs 24:17 ; Hebrew reads brother, or relative.
  • g 36:17 - Or Chaldeans.
  • h 36:19 - Or destroyed all the valuable articles from the Temple.
  • i 36:22 - The first year of Cyrus’s reign over Babylon was 538
  • j 36:22 - See Jer 25:11-12 ; 29:10 .