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2 Chronicles 24:22

22 King Joash did not remember the kindness Zechariah’s father Jehoiada had shown him but killed his son, who said as he lay dying, “May the Lord see this and call you to account.”f

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2 Chronicles 24:22 — English Standard Version (ESV)

22 Thus Joash the king did not remember the kindness that Jehoiada, Zechariah’s father, had shown him, but killed his son. And when he was dying, he said, “May the Lord see and avenge!”

2 Chronicles 24:22 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

22 Thus Joash the king remembered not the kindness which Jehoiada his father had done to him, but slew his son. And when he died, he said, The Lord look upon it, and require it.

2 Chronicles 24:22 — New Living Translation (NLT)

22 That was how King Joash repaid Jehoiada for his loyalty—by killing his son. Zechariah’s last words as he died were, “May the Lord see what they are doing and avenge my death!”

2 Chronicles 24:22 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

22 Thus Joash the king did not remember the kindness which Jehoiada his father had done to him, but killed his son; and as he died, he said, “The Lord look on it, and repay!”

2 Chronicles 24:22 — New Century Version (NCV)

22 King Joash did not remember Jehoiada’s kindness to him, so Joash killed Zechariah, Jehoiada’s son. Before Zechariah died, he said, “May the Lord see what you are doing and punish you.”

2 Chronicles 24:22 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

22 Thus Joash the king remembered not the kindness which Jehoiada his father had done to him, but slew his son. And when he died, he said, Jehovah look upon it, and require it.

2 Chronicles 24:22 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

22 And king Joash remembered not the kindness which Jehoiada his father had done to him, but slew his son. And when he died, he said, Jehovah see and require it!

2 Chronicles 24:22 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

22 King Joash did not remember how kind Zechariah’s father, Jehoiada, had been to him. Instead, he killed Jehoiada’s son. As Zechariah died, he said, “May the Lord see this and get revenge!”

2 Chronicles 24:22 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

22 King Joash didn’t remember the kindness that Zechariah’s father Jehoiada had extended to him, but killed his son. While he was dying, he said, “May the Lord see and demand an account.”

2 Chronicles 24:22 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

22 King Joash did not remember the kindness that Jehoiada, Zechariah’s father, had shown him, but killed his son. As he was dying, he said, “May the Lord see and avenge!”

2 Chronicles 24:22 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

22 So King Joash did not remember the loyal love that Jehoiada his father had shown to him, and he killed his son. And as he was dying he said, “May Yahweh see and avenge!”

2 Chronicles 24:22 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

22 King Joash didn’t remember how kind Zechariah’s father Jehoiada had been to him. So he killed Jehoiada’s son.

As Zechariah was dying he said, “May the Lord see this. May he hold you accountable.”

2 Chronicles 24:22 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

22 Thus Joash the king did not remember the kindness which his father Jehoiada had shown him, but he murdered his son. And as he died he said, “May the Lord see and avenge!”