Parallel Bible results for 2 Chronicles 11:1-10

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2 Chronicles 11:1-10

NIV 1 When Rehoboam arrived in Jerusalem, he mustered the house of Judah and Benjamin--a hundred and eighty thousand fighting men--to make war against Israel and to regain the kingdom for Rehoboam. NIV 1 When Rehoboam arrived in Jerusalem, he mustered the house of Judah and Benjamin--a hundred and eighty thousand fighting men--to make war against Israel and to regain the kingdom for Rehoboam. NIV 2 But this word of the LORD came to Shemaiah the man of God: NIV 2 But this word of the LORD came to Shemaiah the man of God: NIV 3 "Say to Rehoboam son of Solomon king of Judah and to all the Israelites in Judah and Benjamin, NIV 3 "Say to Rehoboam son of Solomon king of Judah and to all the Israelites in Judah and Benjamin, NIV 4 'This is what the LORD says: Do not go up to fight against your brothers. Go home, every one of you, for this is my doing.' " So they obeyed the words of the LORD and turned back from marching against Jeroboam. NIV 4 'This is what the LORD says: Do not go up to fight against your brothers. Go home, every one of you, for this is my doing.' " So they obeyed the words of the LORD and turned back from marching against Jeroboam. NIV 5 Rehoboam lived in Jerusalem and built up towns for defense in Judah: NIV 5 Rehoboam lived in Jerusalem and built up towns for defense in Judah: NIV 6 Bethlehem, Etam, Tekoa, NIV 6 Bethlehem, Etam, Tekoa, NIV 7 Beth Zur, Soco, Adullam, NIV 7 Beth Zur, Soco, Adullam, NIV 8 Gath, Mareshah, Ziph, NIV 8 Gath, Mareshah, Ziph, NIV 9 Adoraim, Lachish, Azekah, NIV 9 Adoraim, Lachish, Azekah, NIV 10 Zorah, Aijalon and Hebron. These were fortified cities in Judah and Benjamin. NIV 10 Zorah, Aijalon and Hebron. These were fortified cities in Judah and Benjamin.