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2 Chronicles 6:27

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6:27 then listen from heaven and forgive the sin of your servants, your people Israel. Certainly 1  you will then teach them the right way to live 2  and send rain on your land that you have given your people to possess. 3 

2 Chronicles 6:30

Context
6:30 then listen from your heavenly dwelling place, forgive their sin, 4  and act favorably toward each one based on your evaluation of their motives. 5  (Indeed you are the only one who can correctly evaluate the motives of all people.) 6 

2 Chronicles 6:39

Context
6:39 then listen from your heavenly dwelling place to their prayers for help, 7  vindicate them, 8  and forgive your sinful people.

1 tn The present translation understands כִּי (ki) in an emphatic or asseverative sense (“Certainly”). Other translation have “indeed” (NASB), “when” (NRSV), “so” (NEB), or leave the word untranslated (NIV).

2 tn Heb “the good way in which they should walk.”

3 tn Or “for an inheritance.”

4 tn The words “their sin” are not in the Hebrew text, but are supplied for clarification.

5 tn Heb “and act and give to each one according to all his ways because you know his heart.” In the Hebrew text vv. 28-30a actually contain one lengthy conditional sentence, which the translation has divided up for stylistic reasons.

6 tn Heb “Indeed you know, you alone, the heart of all the sons of mankind.”

7 tn Heb “their prayer and their requests for help.”

8 tn Heb “and accomplish their justice.”



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