And Jehoshaphat stood in the assembly of Judah and Jerusalem, in the house of the Lord, before the new court,

Read full chapter

31 And the king (A)stood in his place (B)and made a covenant before the Lord, to walk after the Lord and to keep his commandments and his testimonies and his statutes, with all his heart and all his soul, to perform the words of the covenant that were written in this book.

Read full chapter

Solomon's Prayer of Dedication

12 Then Solomon stood before the altar of the Lord in the presence of all the assembly of Israel and spread out his hands. 13 (A)Solomon had made a bronze platform five cubits[a] long, five cubits wide, and three cubits high, and had set it in the court, and he stood on it. (B)Then he knelt on his knees in the presence of all the assembly of Israel, and spread out his hands toward heaven,

Read full chapter

Footnotes

  1. 2 Chronicles 6:13 A cubit was about 18 inches or 45 centimeters

15 And Hezekiah prayed before the Lord and said: “O Lord, the God of Israel, (A)enthroned above the cherubim, (B)you are the God, you alone, of all the kingdoms of the earth; you have made heaven and earth. 16 (C)Incline your ear, O Lord, and hear; (D)open your eyes, O Lord, and see; and hear the words of Sennacherib, which he has sent (E)to mock the living God. 17 Truly, O Lord, the kings of Assyria have laid waste the nations and their lands 18 and have cast their gods into the fire, for they were not gods, (F)but the work of men's hands, wood and stone. Therefore they were destroyed. 19 So now, O Lord our God, save us, please, from his hand, (G)that all the kingdoms of the earth may know that (H)you, O Lord, are God alone.”

Read full chapter

Bible Gateway Recommends

ESV Action Study Bible Boys, Virtual Leather, Slate Gray
ESV Action Study Bible Boys, Virtual Leather, Slate Gray
Retail: $39.99
Our Price: $19.99
Save: $20.00 (50%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
ESV Concise Study Bible--soft leather-look, brown
ESV Concise Study Bible--soft leather-look, brown
Retail: $34.99
Our Price: $17.49
Save: $17.50 (50%)
ESV Church Bible (Value Pew Bible) Black
ESV Church Bible (Value Pew Bible) Black
Retail: $9.99
Our Price: $6.99
Save: $3.00 (30%)
5.0 of 5.0 stars
ESV Study Bible, Black Genuine Leather
ESV Study Bible, Black Genuine Leather
Retail: $109.99
Our Price: $46.99
Save: $63.00 (57%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars
ESV Student Study Bible, TruTone, Sky Blue with Ivy Design
ESV Student Study Bible, TruTone, Sky Blue with Ivy Design
Retail: $39.99
Our Price: $17.99
Save: $22.00 (55%)
4.5 of 5.0 stars