2 CHRONICLES 15:4

KING JAMES VERSION (KJV)

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“But when they in their trouble did turn unto the Lord God of Israel, and sought him, he was found of them.”

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2 Chronicles 15:4 Translation & Meaning

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But when they in their trouble בַּצַּר Narrow trouble
did turn וַיָּ֙שָׁב֙ To turn back (hence, away) transitively or intransitively, literally or figuratively (not necessarily with the idea of return to the starting point); generally to retreat; often adverbial, again did turn
unto עַל Above, over, upon, or against (yet always in this last relation with a downward aspect) in a great variety of applications unto
the Lord יְהוָ֖ה (the) self-Existent or Eternal; Jeho-vah, Jewish national name of God Lord
God אֱלֹהֵ֣י Gods in the ordinary sense; but specifically used (in the plural thus, especially with the article) of the supreme God; occasionally applied by way of deference to magistrates; and sometimes as a superlative God
of Israel, יִשְׂרָאֵ֑ל He will rule as God; Jisraël, a symbolical name of Jacob; also (typically) of his posterity Israel
and sought וַיְבַקְשֻׁ֖הוּ To search out (by any method, specifically in worship or prayer); by implication, to strive after sought
him, he was found וַיִּמָּצֵ֥א Properly, to come forth to, i.e., appear or exist; transitively, to attain, i.e., find or acquire; figuratively, to occur, meet or be present found
of them. וַיִּמָּצֵ֥א Properly, to come forth to, i.e., appear or exist; transitively, to attain, i.e., find or acquire; figuratively, to occur, meet or be present of them

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  • 2  And he went out to meet Asa, and said unto him, Hear ye me, Asa, and all Judah and Benjamin; The Lord is with you, while ye be with him; and if ye seek him, he will be found of you; but if ye forsake him, he will forsake you.

  • 3  Now for a long season Israel hath been without the true God, and without a teaching priest, and without law.

  • 4  But when they in their trouble did turn unto the Lord God of Israel, and sought him, he was found of them.

  • 5  And in those times there was no peace to him that went out, nor to him that came in, but great vexations were upon all the inhabitants of the countries.

  • 6  And nation was destroyed of nation, and city of city: for God did vex them with all adversity.




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