2 Chronicles 13:18

18 The Israelites were subdued on that occasion, and the people of Judah were victorious because they relied on the LORD, the God of their ancestors.

2 Chronicles 13:18 in Other Translations

KJV
18 Thus the children of Israel were brought under at that time, and the children of Judah prevailed, because they relied upon the LORD God of their fathers.
ESV
18 Thus the men of Israel were subdued at that time, and the men of Judah prevailed, because they relied on the LORD, the God of their fathers.
NLT
18 So Judah defeated Israel on that occasion because they trusted in the LORD, the God of their ancestors.
MSG
18 The army of Israel fell flat on its face - a humiliating defeat. The army of Judah won hands down because they trusted God, the God of their ancestors.
CSB
18 The Israelites were subdued at that time. The Judahites succeeded because they depended on the Lord, the God of their ancestors.

2 Chronicles 13:18 In-Context

16 The Israelites fled before Judah, and God delivered them into their hands.
17 Abijah and his troops inflicted heavy losses on them, so that there were five hundred thousand casualties among Israel’s able men.
18 The Israelites were subdued on that occasion, and the people of Judah were victorious because they relied on the LORD, the God of their ancestors.
19 Abijah pursued Jeroboam and took from him the towns of Bethel, Jeshanah and Ephron, with their surrounding villages.
20 Jeroboam did not regain power during the time of Abijah. And the LORD struck him down and he died.

Cross References 1

  • 1. 1 Chronicles 5:20; 2 Chronicles 14:11; 2 Chronicles 16:7; Psalms 22:5
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