Parallel Bible results for 2 Chronicles 35:22-27

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2 Chronicles 35:22-27

NRS 22 But Josiah would not turn away from him, but disguised himself in order to fight with him. He did not listen to the words of Neco from the mouth of God, but joined battle in the plain of Megiddo. NIV 22 Josiah, however, would not turn away from him, but disguised himself to engage him in battle. He would not listen to what Neco had said at God's command but went to fight him on the plain of Megiddo. NRS 23 The archers shot King Josiah; and the king said to his servants, "Take me away, for I am badly wounded." NIV 23 Archers shot King Josiah, and he told his officers, "Take me away; I am badly wounded." NRS 24 So his servants took him out of the chariot and carried him in his second chariot and brought him to Jerusalem. There he died, and was buried in the tombs of his ancestors. All Judah and Jerusalem mourned for Josiah. NIV 24 So they took him out of his chariot, put him in the other chariot he had and brought him to Jerusalem, where he died. He was buried in the tombs of his fathers, and all Judah and Jerusalem mourned for him. NRS 25 Jeremiah also uttered a lament for Josiah, and all the singing men and singing women have spoken of Josiah in their laments to this day. They made these a custom in Israel; they are recorded in the Laments. NIV 25 Jeremiah composed laments for Josiah, and to this day all the men and women singers commemorate Josiah in the laments. These became a tradition in Israel and are written in the Laments. NRS 26 Now the rest of the acts of Josiah and his faithful deeds in accordance with what is written in the law of the Lord, NIV 26 The other events of Josiah's reign and his acts of devotion, according to what is written in the Law of the LORD-- NRS 27 and his acts, first and last, are written in the Book of the Kings of Israel and Judah. NIV 27 all the events, from beginning to end, are written in the book of the kings of Israel and Judah.