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Parallel Bible results for 2 Kings 22:5-15

Good News Translation w/ Apocrypha

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2 Kings 22:5-15

GNTA 5 Tell him to give the money to the men who are in charge of the repairs in the Temple. They are to pay NIV 5 Have them entrust it to the men appointed to supervise the work on the temple. And have these men pay the workers who repair the temple of the LORD— GNTA 6 the carpenters, the builders, and the masons, and buy the timber and the stones used in the repairs. NIV 6 the carpenters, the builders and the masons. Also have them purchase timber and dressed stone to repair the temple. GNTA 7 The men in charge of the work are thoroughly honest, so there is no need to require them to account for the funds." NIV 7 But they need not account for the money entrusted to them, because they are honest in their dealings.” GNTA 8 Shaphan delivered the king's order to Hilkiah, and Hilkiah told him that he had found the book of the Law in the Temple. Hilkiah gave him the book, and Shaphan read it. NIV 8 Hilkiah the high priest said to Shaphan the secretary, “I have found the Book of the Law in the temple of the LORD.” He gave it to Shaphan, who read it. GNTA 9 Then he went back to the king and reported: "Your servants have taken the money that was in the Temple and have handed it over to the men in charge of the repairs." NIV 9 Then Shaphan the secretary went to the king and reported to him: “Your officials have paid out the money that was in the temple of the LORD and have entrusted it to the workers and supervisors at the temple.” GNTA 10 And then he said, "I have here a book that Hilkiah gave me." And he read it aloud to the king. NIV 10 Then Shaphan the secretary informed the king, “Hilkiah the priest has given me a book.” And Shaphan read from it in the presence of the king. GNTA 11 When the king heard the book being read, he tore his clothes in dismay, NIV 11 When the king heard the words of the Book of the Law, he tore his robes. GNTA 12 and gave the following order to Hilkiah the priest, to Ahikam son of Shaphan, to Achbor son of Micaiah, to Shaphan, the court secretary, and to Asaiah, the king's attendant: NIV 12 He gave these orders to Hilkiah the priest, Ahikam son of Shaphan, Akbor son of Micaiah, Shaphan the secretary and Asaiah the king’s attendant: GNTA 13 "Go and consult the Lord for me and for all the people of Judah about the teachings of this book. The Lord is angry with us because our ancestors have not done what this book says must be done." NIV 13 “Go and inquire of the LORD for me and for the people and for all Judah about what is written in this book that has been found. Great is the LORD’s anger that burns against us because those who have gone before us have not obeyed the words of this book; they have not acted in accordance with all that is written there concerning us.” GNTA 14 Hilkiah, Ahikam, Achbor, Shaphan, and Asaiah went to consult a woman named Huldah, a prophet who lived in the newer part of Jerusalem. (Her husband Shallum, the son of Tikvah and grandson of Harhas, was in charge of the Temple robes.) They described to her what had happened, NIV 14 Hilkiah the priest, Ahikam, Akbor, Shaphan and Asaiah went to speak to the prophet Huldah, who was the wife of Shallum son of Tikvah, the son of Harhas, keeper of the wardrobe. She lived in Jerusalem, in the New Quarter. GNTA 15 and she told them to go back to the king and give him NIV 15 She said to them, “This is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: Tell the man who sent you to me,

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