2 Chronicles 23:7

Overview - 2 Chronicles 23
Jehoiada, having set things in order, makes Joash king.
12 Athaliah is slain.
16 Jehoiada restores the worship of God.
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2 Chronicles 23:7  (King James Version)
And the Levites shall compass the king round about, every man with his weapons in his hand; and whosoever else cometh into the house, he shall be put to death: but be ye with the king when he cometh in, and when he goeth out.

the Levites
2 Kings 11:8 2 Kings 11:9

Exodus 19:12 Exodus 19:13 ; 21:14 Numbers 3:10 Numbers 3:38