Sepedi 2000 (NSO00)
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Moprofeta o kgala Joshafate

191Kgoši Joshafate wa Juda a boela mošate Jerusalema a bolokegile. 2Moprofeta yo mongwe, Jehu, morwa wa Hanani, a tšwa motseng go yo mo gahlanetša, gomme a re go yena: “Na o gopola gore go lokile go thuša ba babe le go rata bao ba hloilego Morena? Ka lebaka la se o se dirilego, Morena o go galefetše. 3Le ge go le bjalo, go sa na le tše dibotse tše o di dirilego. O tlošitše dikota tša borapedi, o lekile le go dira tše Modimo a di nyakago.”

Joshafate o dira diphetogo

4Le ge Kgoši Joshafate bjale a be a dula Jerusalema o be a fela a sepela setšhabeng sa gagwe, a tloga Beresheba a fihla nageng ya dithaba ya Efraime a sokollela setšhaba go Morena, Modimo wa borakgolokhukhu ba sona. 5A bea baahlodi motseng wo mongwe le wo mongwe wa Juda wo o ageleditšwego ka morako, 6gomme a ba laya a re: “Le hlokomeleng ge le seka melato, ga le ahlolele batho, eupša le ahlolela Morena, gomme yena o na le lena ge le ahlola. 7Le boifeng Morena gomme le šomeng ka tlhokomelo, ka gobane Morena Modimo wa rena ga a kgotlelele ge toka e kgopamišwa, ge batho ba kgethologanywa, goba ge ba amogela tsogolekobong.”

8Motseng wa Jerusalema Kgoši Joshafate a bea Balefi ba bangwe le baprista le mantona a mangwe a dikgorwana gore e be baahlodi melatong ya go tshela melao ya Morena, goba diphapanong tša batho ba motse.19:8 Diphetolelo tše dingwe tša kgale di re “tša batho ba motse”. Seheberu ga se kwagale gabotse. 9A ba laya a re: “Le swanetše go phethagatša mediro ya lena le boifa Morena, le mmotegela mme le ineetše go yena. 10Ge batho ba gabolena ba ba tšwago metseng ya bona ba etla go lena ka molato wa polao goba wa go tshela molao wo mongwenyana goba taelo, le ba laye gore ba itshware gabotse ge molato o sekwa, gore ba se ke ba ikobela molato go Morena. Ge le ka se ba laye, gona Morena o tla le galefela, a galefela le setšhaba sa gabolena. Eupša ge le ka ba laya gona le ka se obe molato. 11Amaria, Moprista yo Mogolo, ke yena e tlago ba moahlodi yo mogolo melatong ya sedumedi, gomme Sebadia, morwa wa Ishmaele, mmušiši wa Juda, yena ya ba yo mogolo melatong ya selegae. Balefi bona ba swanetše go bona gore merero ya kgoro e sepele gabotse. Le tiišeng le phethe ditaelo tše, gomme Morena a be le ba ba lokilego!”