Verse-by-Verse Bible Commentary

2 Kings 22:6

to the carpenters and the builders and the masons and for buying timber and hewn stone to repair the house.
New American Standard Version

Bible Study Resources

Concordances:
Nave's Topical Bible - Carpentry;   Honesty;   Josiah;   Liberality;   Mason;   Scribe (S);   Secretary (Recordist);   Shaphan;   Stones;   Temple;   Thompson Chain Reference - Arts and Crafts;   Masons;   Torrey's Topical Textbook - Kings;   Temple, the First;  
Dictionaries:
American Tract Society Bible Dictionary - Josiah;   Bridgeway Bible Dictionary - Zephaniah;   Easton Bible Dictionary - Josiah;   Shaphan;   Fausset Bible Dictionary - Hezekiah;   Josiah;   Holman Bible Dictionary - Jeremiah;   Kings, 1 and 2;   Masons;   Woodworker;   Zephaniah, Book of;   Hastings' Dictionary of the Bible - Canon of the Old Testament;   Deuteronomy;   Gedaliah;   Hexateuch;   Hilkiah;   Huldah;   Idolatry;   Israel;   Jerusalem;   Shaphan;   Morrish Bible Dictionary - Hilkiah ;   Josiah ;   Masons;   Shaphan ;  
Encyclopedias:
Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia - Moses, the Man of God;   Kingdom of Judah;   International Standard Bible Encyclopedia - Carpenter;   Crafts;   The Jewish Encyclopedia - Artisans;  
Devotionals:
Every Day Light - Devotion for February 22;  

John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible

Unto carpenters, and builders, and masons,.... Who were employed, some in mending the woodwork, and others in repairing the stone walls

and to buy timber and hewn stone to repair the house; not only money was to be given them for their workmanship, but to buy timber and stone to work with.

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Gill, John. "Commentary on 2 Kings 22:6". "The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/geb/2-kings-22.html. 1999.

John Trapp Complete Commentary

2 Kings 22:6 Unto carpenters, and builders, and masons, and to buy timber and hewn stone to repair the house.

Ver. 6. To buy timber and hewn stone.] For the very stone walls also temporis iniuria et hominum incuria were much decayed.

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Trapp, John. "Commentary on 2 Kings 22:6". John Trapp Complete Commentary. https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/2-kings-22.html. 1865-1868.

Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible

Either hewed or cut out of the quarries, or to be hewed and fitted to the building.

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Poole, Matthew, "Commentary on 2 Kings 22:6". Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible. https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/mpc/2-kings-22.html. 1685.

E.W. Bullinger's Companion Bible Notes

the house. Some codices, with two early printed editions, and Septuagint, read "the breaches of the house", as in 2 Kings 22:5.

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Bullinger, Ethelbert William. "Commentary on 2 Kings 22:6". "E.W. Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bul/2-kings-22.html. 1909-1922.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

carpenters: or, artificers, Exodus 28:11, Exodus 35:35, Exodus 38:23

builders: 2 Kings 12:11; Genesis 4:17; 1 Kings 5:18, 1 Kings 6:12

masons: or, repairers of the wall, 2 Kings 12:12; Isaiah 58:12; Ezekiel href="/desk/?q=eze+22:30&sr=1">Ezekiel 22:30

Reciprocal: 2 Kings 12:5 - let them repair;  1 Chronicles 22:2 - masons;  2 Chronicles 34:10 - in the hand;  Ezra 3:7 - gave money

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Torrey, R. A. "Commentary on 2 Kings 22:6". "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/2-kings-22.html.