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Verses of 2 Chronicles 13

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2 Chronicles 13:8 Commentary - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

The kingdom of the Lord in the land of the sons of David; that kingdom which was not set up by vain men in pursuance of their own ambition and discontent, as yours was, but ordained and established by God himself in the house of David.

And ye be a great multitude, or because (that Hebrew particle being oft so used) ye be, &c. This he mentions partly as the ground of their confidence, that they had more tribes and a greater host; and partly as a presage of their downfall, which trusting to the arm of flesh is.

And there are with you golden calves, or, but there are, &c. There is that among you which may damp your courage and confidence: you worship those images which God abhors and severely forbids.

For gods, or for God, as that plural word is most commonly used, i.e. instead of God, to give them the name of God, as Exo 32:4, and that worship which is peculiar to him.

Verses of 2 Chronicles 13

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Consult other comments:

2 Chronicles 13:8 - Joseph Benson’s Commentary on the Old and New Testaments

2 Chronicles 13:8 - Companion Bible Notes, Appendices and Graphics

2 Chronicles 13:8 - Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers (Old and New Testaments)

2 Chronicles 13:8 - John Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible

2 Chronicles 13:8 - English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole

2 Chronicles 13:8 - John Trapp's Complete Commentary (Old and New Testaments)

2 Chronicles 13:8 - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

English Annotations on the Holy Bible by Matthew Poole