2 Chronicles 34:22

Overview - 2 Chronicles 34
Josiah's good reign.
He destroys idolatry.
He takes order for the repair of the temple.
14 Hilkiah, having found a book of the law, Josiah sends to Huldah to enquire of the Lord.
23 Huldah prophesies the destruction of Jerusalem, but respite thereof in Josiah's time.
29 Josiah, causing it to be read in a solemn assembly, renews the covenant with God.
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2 Chronicles 34:22  (King James Version)
And Hilkiah, and they that the king had appointed, went to Huldah the prophetess, the wife of Shallum the son of Tikvath, the son of Hasrah, keeper of the wardrobe; (now she dwelt in Jerusalem in the college:) and they spake to her to that effect.

the prophetess
Exodus 15:20 ; Judges 4:4 ; Luke 1:41-45 ; 2:36 Acts 21:9

Hasrah is most probably a mistake for Harhas; as the Septuagint reads, both here and in the parallel place, [Aras.]

2 Kings 22:14


Hebrew garments. college. or, school, or second
part. It is probable that {Mishneh} was either the name of a street, or a particular part of the city of Jerusalem.