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2 Chronicles 32:1

Sennacherib Threatens Jerusalem

32:9–19pp—2Ki 18:17–35; Isa 36:2–20
32:20–21pp—2Ki 19:35–37; Isa 37:36–38

32 After all that Hezekiah had so faithfully done, Sennacheribx king of Assyria came and invaded Judah. He laid siege to the fortified cities, thinking to conquer them for himself.

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2 Chronicles 32:1 — English Standard Version (ESV)

After these things and these acts of faithfulness, Sennacherib king of Assyria came and invaded Judah and encamped against the fortified cities, thinking to win them for himself.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — King James Version (KJV 1900)

After these things, and the establishment thereof, Sennacherib king of Assyria came, and entered into Judah, and encamped against the fenced cities, and thought to win them for himself.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — New Living Translation (NLT)

After Hezekiah had faithfully carried out this work, King Sennacherib of Assyria invaded Judah. He laid siege to the fortified towns, giving orders for his army to break through their walls.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — The New King James Version (NKJV)

After these deeds of faithfulness, Sennacherib king of Assyria came and entered Judah; he encamped against the fortified cities, thinking to win them over to himself.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — New Century Version (NCV)

After Hezekiah did all these things to serve the Lord, Sennacherib king of Assyria came and attacked Judah. He and his army surrounded and attacked the strong, walled cities, hoping to take them for himself.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — American Standard Version (ASV 1901)

After these things, and this faithfulness, Sennacherib king of Assyria came, and entered into Judah, and encamped against the fortified cities, and thought to win them for himself.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — 1890 Darby Bible (DARBY)

After these things and this faithfulness, Sennacherib king of Assyria came and entered into Judah, and encamped against the fortified cities, and thought to break into them.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — GOD’S WORD Translation (GW)

After everything Hezekiah had done so faithfully, King Sennacherib of Assyria came to invade Judah. He set up camp to attack the fortified cities. He intended to conquer them himself.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — The Holman Christian Standard Bible (HCSB)

After these faithful deeds, Sennacherib king of Assyria came and entered Judah. He laid siege to the fortified cities and intended to break into them.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — The New Revised Standard Version (NRSV)

After these things and these acts of faithfulness, King Sennacherib of Assyria came and invaded Judah and encamped against the fortified cities, thinking to win them for himself.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — The Lexham English Bible (LEB)

After these things and these acts of faithfulness, Sennacherib the king of Assyria came, and he came against Judah. And he encamped against the fortified cities and planned to break them down for himself.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — New International Reader’s Version, 1998 ed. (NIrV) (NIrV)

Hezekiah had been completely faithful to the Lord. But in spite of that, Sennacherib came and marched into Judah. He was the king of Assyria. He surrounded the cities that had high walls around them. He got ready to attack them. He thought he could win the battle over them. He thought he could take them for himself.

2 Chronicles 32:1 — New American Standard Bible: 1995 Update (NASB95)

After these acts of faithfulness Sennacherib king of Assyria came and invaded Judah and besieged the fortified cities, and thought to break into them for himself.