1898 Young's Literal Translation (YLT)
2 Chronicles 17
1 Jehoshaphat, succeeding Asa, reigneth well, and prospereth. 7 He sendeth Levites with the princes to teach Judah. 10 His enemies being terrified by God, some of them bring him presents and tribute. 12 His greatness, captains, and armies.
17:1 ¶ And Jehoshaphat his son reigneth in his stead, and he strengtheneth himself against Israel,
17:2 and putteth a force in all the fenced cities of Judah, and putteth garrisons in the land of Judah, and in the cities of Ephraim that Asa his father had captured.
17:4 for to the God of his father he hath sought, and in His commands he hath walked, and not according to the work of Israel.
17:7 ¶ And in the third year of his reign he hath sent for his heads, for Ben-Hail, and for Obadiah, and for Zechariah, and for Nethaneel, and for Michaiah, to teach in cities of Judah,
17:8 and with them the Levites, Shemaiah, and Nethaniah, and Zebadiah, and Asahel, and Shemiramoth, and Jehonathan, and Adonijah, and Tobijath, and Tob-Adonijah, the Levites; and with them Elishama and Jehoram, the priests.
17:11 and of the Philistines they are bringing in to Jehoshaphat a present, and tribute silver; also, the Arabians are bringing to him a flock, rams seven thousand an seven hundred, and he-goats seven thousand and seven hundred.
17:12 ¶ And Jehoshaphat is going on and becoming very great, and he buildeth in Judah palaces and cities of store,
17:13 and he hath much work in cities of Judah; and men of war, mighty of valour, [are] in Jerusalem.
17:14 And these [are] their numbers, for the house of their fathers: Of Judah, heads of thousands, Adnah the head, and with him mighty ones of valour, three hundred chiefs.
17:15 And at his hand [is] Jehohanan the head, and with him two hundred and eighty chiefs.
17:17 And of Benjamin: mighty of valour, Eliada, and with him, armed with bow and shield, two hundred chiefs.
17:18 And at his hand [is] Jehozabad, and with him a hundred and eighty chiefs, armed ones of the host.
17:19 These [are] those serving the king, apart from those whom the king put in the cities of fortress, in all Judah.
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