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1 Kings 14 :: Hebrew Names Version (HNV)

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Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:1 - At that time Aviyah the son of Yarov`am fell sick.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:2 - Yarov`am said to his wife, Please get up and disguise yourself, that you not be known to be the wife of Yarov`am; and get you to Shiloh: behold, there is Achiyah the prophet, who spoke concerning me that I should be king over this people.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:3 - Take with you ten loaves, and cakes, and a jar of honey, and go to him: he will tell you what shall become of the child.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:4 - Yarov`am's wife did so, and arose, and went to Shiloh, and came to the house of Achiyah. Now Achiyah could not see; for his eyes were set by reason of his age.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:5 - The LORD said to Achiyah, Behold, the wife of Yarov`am comes to inquire of you concerning her son; for he is sick: thus and thus shall you tell her; for it will be, when she comes in, that she will feign herself to be another woman.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:6 - It was so, when Achiyah heard the sound of her feet, as she came in at the door, that he said, Come in, you wife of Yarov`am; why feign you yourself to be another? for I am sent to you with heavy news.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:7 - Go, tell Yarov`am, Thus says the LORD, the God of Yisra'el: Because I exalted you from among the people, and made you prince over my people Yisra'el,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:8 - and tore the kingdom away from the house of David, and gave it you; and yet you have not been as my servant David, who kept my mitzvot, and who followed me with all his heart, to do that only which was right in my eyes,
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:9 - but have done evil above all who were before you, and have gone and made you other gods, and molten images, to provoke me to anger, and have cast me behind your back:
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:10 - therefore, behold, I will bring evil on the house of Yarov`am, and will cut off from Yarov`am every man-child, him who is shut up and him who is left at large in Yisra'el, and will utterly sweep away the house of Yarov`am, as a man sweeps away dung, until it be all gone.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:11 - Him who dies of Yarov`am in the city shall the dogs eat; and him who dies in the field shall the birds of the sky eat: for the LORD has spoken it.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:12 - Arise you therefore, get you to your house: and when your feet enter into the city, the child shall die.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:13 - All Yisra'el shall mourn for him, and bury him; for he only of Yarov`am shall come to the grave, because in him there is found some good thing toward the LORD, the God of Yisra'el, in the house of Yarov`am.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:14 - Moreover the LORD will raise him up a king over Yisra'el, who shall cut off the house of Yarov`am that day: but what? even now.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:15 - For the LORD will strike Yisra'el, as a reed is shaken in the water; and he will root up Yisra'el out of this good land which he gave to their fathers, and will scatter them beyond the River, because they have made their Asherim, provoking the LORD to anger.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:16 - He will give Yisra'el up because of the sins of Yarov`am, which he has sinned, and with which he has made Yisra'el to sin.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:17 - Yarov`am's wife arose, and departed, and came to Tirtzah: and as she came to the threshold of the house, the child died.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:18 - All Yisra'el buried him, and mourned for him, according to the word of the LORD, which he spoke by his servant Achiyah the prophet.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:19 - The rest of the acts of Yarov`am, how he warred, and how he reigned, behold, they are written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Yisra'el.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:20 - The days which Yarov`am reigned were two and twenty years: and he slept with his fathers, and Nadav his son reigned in his place.

Rehoboam Misleads Judah

(2Ch 11:5—12:16 )
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:21 - Rechav`am the son of Shlomo reigned in Yehudah. Rechav`am was forty-one years old when he began to reign, and he reigned seventeen years in Yerushalayim, the city which the LORD had chosen out of all the tribes of Yisra'el, to put his name there: and his mother's name was Na`amah the `Ammonite.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:22 - Yehudah did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, and they provoked him to jealousy with their sins which they committed, above all that their fathers had done.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:23 - For they also built them high places, and pillars, and Asherim, on every high hill, and under every green tree;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:24 - and there were also sodomites in the land: they did according to all the abominations of the nations which the LORD drove out before the children of Yisra'el.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:25 - It happened in the fifth year of king Rechav`am, that Shishak king of Mitzrayim came up against Yerushalayim;
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:26 - and he took away the treasures of the house of the LORD, and the treasures of the king's house; he even took away all: and he took away all the shields of gold which Shlomo had made.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:27 - King Rechav`am made in their place shields of brass, and committed them to the hands of the captains of the guard, who kept the door of the king's house.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:28 - It was so, that as often as the king went into the house of the LORD, the guard bore them, and brought them back into the guard-chamber.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:29 - Now the rest of the acts of Rechav`am, and all that he did, aren't they written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Yehudah?
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:30 - There was war between Rechav`am and Yarov`am continually.
Unchecked Copy Box1Ki 14:31 - Rechav`am slept with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the city of David: and his mother's name was Na`amah the `Ammonite. Aviyam his son reigned in his place.

The Hebrew Names Version is based off the World English Bible, an update of the American Standard Version of 1901. This version of the Bible is in the public domain.


Pericope taken from the NASB95 and has been graciously provided by The Lockman Foundation, La Habra, Calif. All rights reserved.

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