2 Chronicles 20:13

13 All the men of Judah, with their wives and children and little ones, stood there before the LORD.

2 Chronicles 20:13 in Other Translations

KJV
13 And all Judah stood before the LORD, with their little ones, their wives, and their children.
ESV
13 Meanwhile all Judah stood before the LORD, with their little ones, their wives, and their children.
NLT
13 As all the men of Judah stood before the LORD with their little ones, wives, and children,
MSG
13 Everyone in Judah was there - little children, wives, sons - all present and attentive to God.
CSB
13 All Judah was standing before the Lord with their infants, their wives, and their children.

2 Chronicles 20:13 Meaning and Commentary

2 Chronicles 20:13

And all Judah stood before the Lord
Looking towards the most holy place, where the ark of his presence was, in an humble and submissive posture; waiting what would be the issue of things, what answer they should have from the Lord: with their little ones, their wives, and their children:
they and their wives, with their children, both small and grown up, which they brought with them, that as the sight of them, now in the utmost danger, might affect them, and make them the more fervent in their supplications to God, so they might hope the Lord would have pity and compassion on them, and save them.

2 Chronicles 20:13 In-Context

11 See how they are repaying us by coming to drive us out of the possession you gave us as an inheritance.
12 Our God, will you not judge them? For we have no power to face this vast army that is attacking us. We do not know what to do, but our eyes are on you.”
13 All the men of Judah, with their wives and children and little ones, stood there before the LORD.
14 Then the Spirit of the LORD came on Jahaziel son of Zechariah, the son of Benaiah, the son of Jeiel, the son of Mattaniah, a Levite and descendant of Asaph, as he stood in the assembly.
15 He said: “Listen, King Jehoshaphat and all who live in Judah and Jerusalem! This is what the LORD says to you: ‘Do not be afraid or discouraged because of this vast army. For the battle is not yours, but God’s.