歷代志下 2 Chronicles


Chapter Verses
19:1
犹大王约沙法平平安安地回耶路撒冷,到宫里去了。
When Jehoshaphat king of Judah returned safely to his palace in Jerusalem,
19:2
先见哈拿尼的儿子耶户出来迎接约沙法王,对他说,你岂当帮助恶人,爱那恨恶耶和华的人呢?因此耶和华的忿怒临到你。
Jehu the seer, the son of Hanani, went out to meet him and said to the king, "Should you help the wicked and love those who hate the Lord ? Because of this, the wrath of the Lord is upon you.
19:3
然而你还有善行,因你从国中除掉木偶,立定心意寻求神。
There is, however, some good in you, for you have rid the land of the Asherah poles and have set your heart on seeking God."
19:4
约沙法住在耶路撒冷,以后又出巡民间,从别是巴直到以法莲山地,引导民归向耶和华他们列祖的神。
Jehoshaphat lived in Jerusalem, and he went out again among the people from Beersheba to the hill country of Ephraim and turned them back to the Lord , the God of their fathers.
19:5
又在犹大国中遍地的坚固城里设立审判官,
He appointed judges in the land, in each of the fortified cities of Judah.
19:6
对他们说,你们办事应当谨慎。因为你们判断不是为人,乃是为耶和华。判断的时候,他必与你们同在。
He told them, "Consider carefully what you do, because you are not judging for man but for the Lord , who is with you whenever you give a verdict.
19:7
现在你们应当敬畏耶和华,谨慎办事。因为耶和华我们的神没有不义,不偏待人,也不受贿赂。
Now let the fear of the Lord be upon you. Judge carefully, for with the Lord our God there is no injustice or partiality or bribery."
19:8
约沙法从利未人和祭司,并以色列族长中派定人,在耶路撒冷为耶和华判断,听民间的争讼,就回耶路撒冷去了。
In Jerusalem also, Jehoshaphat appointed some of the Levites, priests and heads of Israelite families to administer the law of the Lord and to settle disputes. And they lived in Jerusalem.
19:9
约沙法嘱咐他们说,你们当敬畏耶和华,忠心诚实办事。
He gave them these orders: "You must serve faithfully and wholeheartedly in the fear of the Lord .
19:10
住在各城里你们的弟兄,若有争讼的事来到你们这里,或为流血,或犯律法,诫命,律例,典章,你们要警戒他们,免得他们得罪耶和华,以致他的忿怒临到你们和你们的弟兄。这样行,你们就没有罪了。
In every case that comes before you from your fellow countrymen who live in the cities-whether bloodshed or other concerns of the law, commands, decrees or ordinances-you are to warn them not to sin against the Lord ; otherwise his wrath will come on you and your brothers. Do this, and you will not sin.
19:11
凡属耶和华的事,有大祭司亚玛利雅管理你们。凡属王的事,有犹大支派的族长以实玛利的儿子西巴第雅管理你们。在你们面前有利未人作官长。你们应当壮胆办事,愿耶和华与善人同在。
Amariah the chief priest will be over you in any matter concerning the Lord , and Zebadiah son of Ishmael, the leader of the tribe of Judah, will be over you in any matter concerning the king, and the Levites will serve as officials before you. Act with courage, and may the Lord be with those who do well.