Parallel Bible results for 2 Kings 25:27-30

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2 Kings 25:27-30

RSV 27 And in the thirty-seventh year of the exile of Jehoi'achin king of Judah, in the twelfth month, on the twenty-seventh day of the month, Evil-mero'dach king of Babylon, in the year that he began to reign, graciously freed Jehoi'achin king of Judah from prison; NIV 27 In the thirty-seventh year of the exile of Jehoiachin king of Judah, in the year Evil-Merodach became king of Babylon, he released Jehoiachin from prison on the twenty-seventh day of the twelfth month. RSV 28 and he spoke kindly to him, and gave him a seat above the seats of the kings who were with him in Babylon. NIV 28 He spoke kindly to him and gave him a seat of honor higher than those of the other kings who were with him in Babylon. RSV 29 So Jehoi'achin put off his prison garments. And every day of his life he dined regularly at the king's table; NIV 29 So Jehoiachin put aside his prison clothes and for the rest of his life ate regularly at the king's table. RSV 30 and for his allowance, a regular allowance was given him by the king, every day a portion, as long as he lived. NIV 30 Day by day the king gave Jehoiachin a regular allowance as long as he lived.