2 Chronicles 23:2 Commentary - The Treasury of Scripture Knowledgewent about: Psa 112:5, Mat 10:16, Eph 5:15
the chief of: Houbigant omits the words of Israel. Bp. Patrick, however, is of the opinion that Judah is here called by the general name of Israel, but it is probable, that these "chief fathers of Israel," were the descendants of those priests and Levites, and other pious persons of the ten tribes, who left their cities and possessions, and joined themselves to Judah, in the days of Jeroboam. See the parallel passages. 2Ch 11:13-17, 1Ch 15:12, 1Ch 24:6
Reciprocal: 2Ch 21:2 - Israel
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