7But when the king heard thereof, he was wroth: and he sent forth his armies, and destroyed those murderers, and burned up their city.
7 Verse 7. But when the king] HIMSELF or, this very king. I
have added εκεινος on the authority of nine of the most ancient
MSS. and nearly one hundred others; the later Syriac, six copies
of the Itala, and some of the fathers. Several printed editions
have it, and Griesbach has received it into the text.