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1 Or, acquaintance.

Ahab's children beheaded.

2 KINGS.

Baal's prophets destroyed.

19 Now therefore call unto me all the CHRIST if ye will hearken unto my voice, take

CHRIST ye the heads of the men your master's "prophets of Baal, all his servants, and sons, and come to me to Jezreel by to all his priests; let none be wanting: for a 1 Kings 22 morrow this time. Now the king's sons, I have a great sacrifice to do to Baal; whobeing seventy persons, were with the great soever shall be wanting, he shall not live. men of the city, which brought them up. But Jehu did it in subtilty, to the intent

7 And it came to pass, when the letter that he might destroy the worshippers of

came to them, that they took the king's Baal. a 1 Kings 21. sons, and a slew seventy persons, and put 20 And Jehu said, + Proclaim a so- Help

their heads in baskets, and sent him them lemn assembly for Baal. And they pro-
to Jezreel.

claimed it.
89 And there came a messenger, and 21 And Jehu sent through all Israel:
told him, saying, They have brought the and all the worshippers of Baal came, so
heads of the king's sons. And he said, that there was not a man left that came
Lay ye them in two heaps at the enter- not. And they came into the house of oi Kingste
ing in of the gate until the morning. Baal; and the house of Baal was || full 10r, so fully

9 And it came to pass in the morning, from one end to another. that he went out, and stood, and said to 22 And he said unto him that was over to south

all the people, Ye be righteous: behold, the vestry, Bring forth vestments for all hych. 9. 14, I conspired against my master, and slew the worshippers of Baal. And he brought him: but who slew all these?

them forth vestments.
10 Know now that there shall fall 23 And Jehu went, and Jehonadab the
unto the earth nothing of the word of son of Rechab, into the house of Baal,
the Lord, which the LORD spake con and said unto the worshippers of Baal,

cerning the house of Ahab: for the LORD Search, and look that there be here with d 1 Kings 21. hath done that which he spake d.of by his you none of the servants of the LORD, servant Elijah.

but the worshippers of Baal only.
11 So Jehu slew all that remained of 24 And when they went in to offer
the house of Ahab in Jezreel, and all his sacrifices and burnt offerings, Jehu ap-
great men, and his || kinsfolks, and his pointed fourscore men without, and said,
priests, until he left him none remaining. If any of the men whom I have brought

129 And he arose and departed, and into your hands escape, he that letteth
came to Samaria. And as he was at the him go, "his life shall be for the life of him. pikiage »
+ shearing house in the way,

25 And it came to pass, as soon as 13 ° Jehu f met with the brethren of he had made an end of offering the

Ahaziah king of Judah, and said, Who burnt offering, that Jehu said to the Chron. 1. are ye? And they answered, We are the guard and to the captains, Go in, and

brethren of Ahaziah; and we go down slay them; let none come forth. And Mobto the tto salute the children of the king and they smote them with + the edge of the Hea, the peace of, sc. the children of the queen.

sword; and the guard and the captains 14 And he said, Take them alive. And cast them out, and went to the city of they took them alive, and slew them at the house of Baal. the pit of the shearing house, even two and 26 And they brought forth the t'im- Illes forty men; neither left he any of them. ages out of the house of Baal, and burn- q Kiopsit

151 And when he was departed thence, ed them.

he † lighted on 'Jehonadab the son of 27 And they brake down the image Jer. 35. 6, 5 Rechab coming to meet him: and he of Baal, and brake down the house of

+ saluted him, and said to him, Is thine Baal, 'and made it a draught house unto brass

heart right, as my heart is with thy heart? this day.
1. Heb. bless. And Jehonadab answered, It is. If it be, 28 Thus Jehu destroyed Baal out of
b Ezra 10.19 "give me thine hand. And he gave him Israel.

his hand; and he took him up to him in 29 | Howbeit from the sins of Jero-
to the chariot.

boam the son of Nebat, who made Israel 16 And he said, Come with me, and to sin, Jehu departed not from after them, 1. Kings 19. see my ' zeal for the Lord. So they made to wit, 'the golden calves that were in 3 Kiap him ride in his chariot.

Beth-el, and that were in Dan.
17 And when he came to Samaria, " he 30 And the Lord said unto Jehu, Be-
slew all that remained unto Ahab in Sa cause thou hast done well in executing

maria, till he had destroyed him, accord that which is right in mine eyes, and hast Kings 21. ing to the saying of the LORD, 'which done unto the house of Ahab according he spake to Elijah.

to all that was in mine heart, thy child- 1 See ver38 18 1 And Jehu gathered all the peo- ren of the fourth generation shall sit on **** mykings 16. ple together, and said unto them, " Ahab the throne of Israel.

served Baal a little; but Jehu shall serve 31 But Jehu ftook no heed to walk Hebat him much.

in the law of the LORD God of Israel with

1 Heb

house of shop-
herds bind
ing sheep.
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8. + Heb. found.

+ Heb.

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kch. 9.8.
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Before CHRIST

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I King 14. to sin.

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23. 8.

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+ Heb. to
word the
rising of the

Bashar

Hazael oppresseth Israel.

CHAP. XI.

Jehoash anointed king. all his heart: for he departed not from about, every man with his weapons in his "the sins of Jeroboam; which made Israel hand: and he that cometh within the

ranges, let him be slain: and be ye with 32 T In those days the Lord began † to the king as he goeth out and as he + Heb. to cut cut Israel short: and * Hazael smote them cometh in. of the ends. in all the coasts of Israel;

9 ° And the captains over the hundreds 2 Chron. 33 From Jordan + eastward, all the did according to all things that Jehoiada land of Gilead, the Gadites, and the the priest commanded: and they took Reubenites, and the Manassites, from every man his men that were to come in

Aroer, which is by the river Arnon, on the sabbath, with them that should go here and hot || even 'Gilead and Bashan.

out on the sabbath, and came to Jehoiada
34 | Now the rest of the acts of Jehu, the priest.
y Amos 1. 3 and all that he did, and all his might, are 10 And to the captains over hundreds

they not written in the book of the chro- did the priest give king David's spears
nicles of the kings of Israel?

and shields, that were in the temple of
35 And Jehu slept with his fathers: the Lord.
and they buried him in Samaria. And 11 And the guard stood, every man
Jehoahaz his son reigned in his stead. with his weapons in his hand, round about

36 And the time that Jehu reigned the king, from the right corner of the medier
over Israel in Samaria was twenty and temple to the left corner of the temple,
eight years.

along by the altar and the temple. CHAP. XI.

12 And he brought forth the king's 1 Jehoash, being saved by Jehosheba his aunt son, and put the crown upon him, and from Athaliah's massacre of the seed royal, gave him the testimony; and they made is hid six years in the house of God. 4 Je him king, and anointed him; and they seventh year anointeth him king. 13 Atha- clapped their hands, and said, t'God Heb. Loe liah is slain. 17 Jehoiada restoreth the save the king. worship of God.

13 [ And when Athaliah heard the 24. ND when Athaliah bthe mother of noise of the guard and of the people, 33. 12, &c.

+ Heb. the days were.

the live. fi Sam. 10.

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she arose and destroyed all the t seed of the LORD. of the kingo royal.

14 And when she looked, behold, the 2 But | Jeshosheba, the daughter of king stood by "a pillar, as the manner Ch.3.3 22. 11, data king Joram, sister of Ahaziah, took || Joash was, and the princes and the trumpeters 31. 10rpicheask. the son of Ahaziah, and stole him from by the king, and all the people of the

among the king's sons which were slain; land rejoiced, and blew with trumpets:
and they hid him, even him and his nurse, and Athaliah rent her clothes, and cried,
in the bedchamber from Athaliah, so that Treason, Treason.
he was not slain.

15 But Jehoiada the priest commanded
3 And he was with her hid in the house the captains of the hundreds, the officers
of the LORD six years. And Athaliah of the host, and said unto them, Have
did reign over the land.

her forth without the ranges: and him
4 9 And the seventh year Jehoiada that followeth her kill with the sword.
sent and fetched the rulers over hundreds, For the priest had said, Let her not be
with the captains and the guard, and slain in the house of the LORD.
brought them to him into the house of 16 And they laid hands on her; and
the LORD, and made a covenant with she went by the way by the which the
them, and took an oath of them in the horses came into the king's house: and
house of the LORD, and shewed them the there was she slain.
king's son.

17 And Jehoiada made a covenant i 2 Chron. 5 And he commanded them, saying, between the Lord and the king and the

This is the thing that ye shall do; A third people, that they should be the Lord's * 1 Chree part of you that enter in on the sabbath people; *between the king also and the k a Sam. 5.3

shall even be keepers of the watch of people.
the king's house;

18 And all the people of the land went
6 And a third part shall be at the gate into the house of Baal, and brake it 1 ch. 10. 26.
of Sur; and a third part at the gate be-down; his altars and his images mbrake na Devt.

1.2. hind the guard: so shall ye keep the they in pieces thoroughly, and slew Mat- ii. 17. 0, from watch of the house, || that it be not tan the priest of Baal before the altars. broken down.

And "the priest appointed + officers over the con 7 And two || + parts of all you that go the house of the Lord.

Heb.offices liebe banda forth on the sabbath, even they shall 19 And he took the rulers over hun

keep the watch of the house of the LORD dreds, and the captains, and the guard,
about the king.

and all the people of the land; and they
8 And ye shall compass the king round brought down the king from the house

23. 16.

Before CHRIST

878

856.

+ Heb. brought it

2 Chron. 34. 1.

2 Chron.

# Chron. 24. 1.

bikings 15. 14. & 2. 43. ch. 14. 4.

m Ler, 77 Nomb. I.

eir. 840.

1 Or, holy, things.

9 Chros. 24

Jehoash reigneth well.

KINGS.

The repair of the temple of the LORD, and came by the way of the

11 And they gave the money, being chekist gate of the guard to the king's house. told, into the hands of them that did the And he sat on the throne of the kings. work, that had the oversight of the house

20 And all the people of the land re of the Lord: and they tlaid it out to joiced, and the city was in quiet: and the carpenters and builders, that wrought forth. they slew Athaliah with the sword beside upon the house of the Lord, the king's house.

12 And to masons, and hewers of stone, 21 °Seven years old was Jehoash when and to buy timber and hewed stone to he began to reign.

repair the breaches of the house of the CHAP. XII.

LORD, and for all that + was laid out for Heb. uent 1 Jehoash reigneth well all the days of Je- the house to repair it.

hoiada. 4 He giveth order for the repair 15 Howbeit i there were not made for i See
of the temple. 17 Hazael is diverted from the house of the Lord bowls of silver, 14
Jerusalem by a present of the hallowed trea-
sures. 19 Jehoash being slain by his serum snuffers, basons, trumpets, any vessels of
ants, Amaziah succeedeth him.

gold, or vessels of silver, of the money
IN
N the seventh year of Jehu Jehoash that was brought into the house of the

began to reign; and forty years reign- LORD:
ed he in Jerusalem. And his mother's 14 But they gave that to the work-
name was Zibiah of Beer-sheba.

men, and repaired therewith the house
2 And Jehoash did that which was of the LORD.
right in the sight of the Lord all his 15 Moreover they reckoned not with k ch.22 ;-
days wherein Jehoiada the priest in the men, into whose hand they delivered
structed him.

the money to be bestowed on workmen: 3 But the high places were not taken for they dealt faithfully. away: the people still sacrificed and burnt 16 1 The trespass money and sin money 1 Lev.5.15 incense in the high places.

was not brought into the house of the 4 And Jehoash said to the priests, LORD: "it was the priests'. e ch. 2. 4. All the money of the || t dedicated things 179 Then " Hazael king of Syria went

that is brought into the house of the up, and fought against Gath, and took • cb. & 17. + Heb. holi- LORD, even the money of every one that it: and °Hazael set his face to go up to Conte

Exod. 30. passeth the account, + the money that Jerusalem. +'Heb. che every man is set at, and all the money 18 And Jehoash king of Judah Ptook pi Kings is money on the that to cometh into any man's heart to all the hallowed things that Jehoshaphat, is to estimation, bring into the house of the Lord, and Jehoram, and Ahaziah, his fathers,

5 Let the priests take it to them, every kings of Judah, had dedicated, and his sendeth upon man of his acquaintance: and let them own hallowed things, and all the gold

repair the breaches of the house, where that was found in the treasures of the
soever any breach shall be found. house of the LORD, and in the king's

6 But it was so, that t in the three and house, and sent it to Hazael king of Syria:
twentieth year of king Jehoash 'the and he twent away from Jerusalem.
priests had not repaired the breaches of 199 And the rest of the acts of Joash,
the house.

and all that he did, are they not written 76 Then king Jehoash called for Je in the book of the chronicles of the kings 82 Chron. hoiada the priest, and the other priests, of Judah?

and said unto them, Why repair ye not 20 And his servants arose, and made ch. 145
the breaches of the house? now therefore a conspiracy, and slew Joash in || the houses
receive no more money of your acquaint- of Millo, which goeth down to Silla.
ance, but deliver it for the breaches of 21 For "Jozachar the son of Shimeath, r Coroa.
the house.

and Jehozabad the son of || Shomer, his 47
8 And the priests consented to receive servants, smote him, and he died; and tick.
no more money of the people, neither to they buried him with his fathers in the
repair the breaches of the house. city of David: and Amaziah his

9 But Jehoiada the priest took a reigned in his stead.
chest, and bored a hole in the lid of it,
and set it beside the altar, on the right | 1 Jehoahaz's wicked reign. 3 Jehoahas, op-

CHAP. XIII.
side as one cometh into the house of the

pressed by Hazael, is relieved by prayer. 8 LORD: and the priests that kept the t door Joash succeedeth him. 10 His wicked reign. put therein all the money that was brought

12 Jeroboam succeedeth him. 14 Elisha into the house of the LORD.

dying prophesicth to Joash three victories . 10 And it was so, when they saw that

over the Syrians. 20 The Moabites invadl

ing the land, Elisha's bones raise up a dead there was much money in the chest, that

man. 22 Hazael dying, Joash getteth three 1. Py; seere the king's || scribe and the high priest victories over Ben-hadad. Heb. bound came up, and they + put up in bags, and IN

N the three and twentieth year of told the money that was found in the Joash the son of Ahaziah king of tastatuts house of the LORD.

Judah Jehoahaz the son of Jehu began wird er 344

Lev. 27. 2. + Heb. as

a min.
. Exod. 35.
5. i Chron.
29. 9.

856.
+ Heb. in the
treenlieth
year and
third year.
f 2 Chron.
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+ Heb. sent up.

24. 6.

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cir. 842

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cir. 838.

+ Heb. he walked.

33

9 ch.8. 12.

Joasi's wicked reign.

CHAP. XIV.

Elisha's prophecy, death, c. to reign over Israel in Samaria, and reign

16 And he said to the king of Israel, c HRIST ed seventeen years.

+ Put thine hand upon the bow. And he 2 And he did that which was evil in put his hand upon it: and Elisha put his Hel, Make the sight of the LORD, and + followed the hands upon the king's hands. sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, which 17 And he said, Open the window made Israel to sin; he departed not there eastward. And he opened it. Then Efrom.

lisha said, Shoot. And he shot. mAnd m Ecclus. 3 And the anger of the LORD was he said, The arrow of the Lord's deliver

kindled against Israel, and he delivered ance, and the arrow of deliverance from bch. & 12. them into the hand of Hazael king of Syria: for thou shalt smite the Syrians in

Syria, and into the hand of Ben-hadad / Aphek, till thou have consumed them.
the son of Hazael, all their days.

18 And he said, Take the arrows. 4 And Jehoahaz besought the LORD, And he took them. And he said unto the Ps 78.34 and the LoBD hearkened unto him: for king of Israel, Smite upon the ground.

. he saw the oppression of Israel, because And he smote thrice, and stayed.
the king of Syria oppressed them.

19 And the man of God was wroth
5 ( Ănd the Lord gave Israel a saviour, with him, and said, Thou shouldest have
so that they went out from under the hand smitten fíve or six times; then hadst thou
of the Syrians: and the children of Israel smitten Syria till thou hadst consumed
dwelt in their tents, tas beforetime. it: "whereas now thou shalt smite Syria

6 Nevertheless they departed not from but thrice.
the sins of the house of Jeroboam, who 20 And Elisha died, and they buried

made Israel sin, but t walked therein: him. And the bands of the Moabites in1 Kings 16. ' and there fremained the grove also in vaded the land at the coming in of the year. + Hcb. stood. Samaria.)

21 And it came to pass, as they were 7 Neither did he leave of the people burying a man, that, behold, they spied a to Jehoahaz but fifty horsemen, and ten band of men ; and they cast the man inchariots, and ten thousand footmen; for to the sepulchre of Elisha: and when the

the king of Syria had destroyed them, man + was let down, and touched the . Heb. went E Amos 1. 3 and had made them like the dust by bones of Elisha, 'he revived, and stood pEcclus.48 threshing.

up on his feet. 8 g Now the rest of the acts of Jehoa 22 | But ' Hazael king of Syria ophaz, and all that he did, and his might, pressed Israel all the days of Jehoahaz. are they not written in the book of the 23 "And the LORD was gracious unto r ch. 14. 27. chronicles of the kings of Israel? them, and had compassion on them, and

9 And Jehoahaz slept with his fathers; 'had respect unto them, because of his ad. 2." and they buried him in. Samaria : and covenant with Abraham, Isaac, and Ja- 1 Exod. 32. || Joash his son reigned in his stead*. cob, and would not destroy them, neither 13. 10 In the thirty and seventh year of cast he them from his presence as yet. Heb.face

. Un concert Joash king of Judah began || Jehoash the 24 So Hazael king of Syria died; and cir. 839. cher, ch. 14. son of Jehoahaz to reign over Israel in Ben-hadad his son reigned in his stead. Samaria, and reigned sixteen years.

25 And Jehoash the son of Jehoahaz. 11 And he did that which was evil in t took again out of the hand of Ben-ha- tuhechos cono the sight of the Lord; he departed not dad the son of Hazael the cities, which look. from all the sins of Jeroboam the son of he had taken out of the hand of Jehoa- cir. 836. Nebat, who made Israel sin: but he walk- haz his father by war. "Three times did u ver. 18, 19. ed therein.

Joash beat him, and recovered the cities 12 And the rest of the acts of Joash, of Israel. See ver. Ito and all that he did, and * his might where

CHAP. XIV. ch.149 with he fought against Amaziah king of | 1 Amaziah's good reign. 5 His justice on 51, c.Judah, are they not written in the book the murderers of his father. 7 His victory of the chronicles of the kings of Israel ?

over Edom. 8 Amaziah, provoking Jeho 13 And Joash slept with his fathers;

ash, is overcome and spoiled. 15 Jeroboam

succeedeth Jehoash. 17 Amaziah slain by and Jeroboam sat upon his throne: and

a conspiracy. 21 Azariah succeedeth him.
Joash was buried in Samaria with the 23 Jeroboan's wicked reign. 28 Zacha-
kings of Israel.

riah succeedeth him.
14 ( Now Elisha was fallen sick of his N “the second year of Joash son of
sickness whereof he died. And Joash
the king of Israel came down unto him, ziah the son of Joash king of Judah.

and wept over his face, and said, O my 2 He was twenty and five years old I ch. 2 12 father, my father, the chariot of Israel, when he began to reign, and reigned and the horsemen thereof.

twenty and nine years in Jerusalem. And
15 And Elisha said unto him, Take his mother's name was Jehoaddan of Je-
bow and arrows. And he took unto him rusalem.
bow and arrows.

3 And he did that which was right in

1 ver. 10,
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Amaziah's victory over Edom.

2 KINGS.

He is slain by a conspiracy. the sight of the Lord, yet not like David and was buried in Samaria with the kings 839

his father: he did according to all things of Israel; and Jeroboam his son reigned cir. 825. as Joash his father did.

in his stead. 4 Howbeit the high places were not 17 1 'And Amaziah the son of Joash :3. She taken away: as yet the people did sacri- king of Judah lived after the death of Jefice and burnt incense on the high places. hoash son of Jehoahaz king of Israel fif5 | And it came to pass, as soon as

teen years. the kingdom was confirmed in his hand, 18° And the rest of the acts of Amaziah, d ch 12 20. that he slew his servants d which had slain are they not written in the book of the the king his father.

chronicles of the kings of Judah ? 6 But the children of the murderers 19 Now they made conspiracy !? Chron. he slew not: according unto that which against him in Jerusalem : and he Hed to is written in the book of the law of Mo- "Lachish; but they sent after him to , Josh. 10.

ses, wherein the Lord commanded, say- Lachish, and slew him there.
Dent. 24, ing, The fathers shall not be put to death 20 And they brought him on horses:

for the children, nor the children be put and he was buried at Jerusalem with his
to death for the fathers; but every man fathers in the city of David.
shall be put to death for his own sin. 21 [ And all the people of Judah took

7 P'He slew of Edom in the valley | * Azariah, which was sixteen years old,

of salt ten thousand, and took || Selah and made him king instead of his father 26., be is 13. PS by war, "and called the name of it Jok- Amaziah. theel unto this day.

22 He built Elath, and restored it to ch. 16. 6. 8 'Then Amaziah sent messengers Judah, after that the king slept with his 2 h Josh, 15 to Jehoash, the son of Jehoahaz son of fathers. cir. 826. Jehu, king of Israel, saying, Come, let us 23 | In the fifteenth year of Amaziah look one another in the face.

the son of Joash king of Judah Jeroboam gins to teigu 9 And Jehoash the king of Israel sent the son of Joash king of Israel began to

to Amaziah king of Judah, saying, “The reign in Samaria, and reigned forty and k See Judg. thistle that was in Lebanon sent to the

one years.
Icedar that was in Lebanon, saying, Give 24 And he did that which was evil in
1 1 Kings 4

thy daughter to my son to wife: and there the sight of the Lord: he departed not
passed by a wild beast that was in Leba- from all the sins of Jeroboam the son of
non, and trode down the thistle. Nebat, who made Israel to sin.

10 Thou hast indeed smitten Edom, 25 He restored the coast of Israel m. Deuteron. and “thine heart hath lifted thee up: 'from the entering of Hamath unto the ? 32. 25. Ezek. glory of this, and tarry + at home: for sea of the plain, according to the word of a Deue. 2.17.

why shouldest thou meddle to thy hurt, the LORD God of Israel, which he spake
that thou shouldest fall, even thou, and by the hand of his servant Jonah, the weathering
Judah with thee?

son of Amittai, the prophet, which was of 19, called
11 But Amaziah would not hear. Gath-hepher
Therefore Jehoash king of Israel went up; 26 For the LORD saw the affliction of 13

and he and Amaziah king of Judah look- Israel, that it was very bitter: for there a cb. 13 4. Josh. 19. ed one another in the face at

was not any shut up, nor any left, nor Deut

. d. shemesh, which belongeth to Judah. any helper for Israel.

12 And Judah + was put to the worse 27 'And the LORD said not that her ch. 13-5before Israel; and they fled every man to would blot out the name of Israel from their tents.

under heaven: but he saved them by the 13 And Jehoash king of Israel took hand of Jeroboam the son of Joash. Amaziah king of Judah, the son of Jeho 28 9 Now the rest of the acts of Jeroash the son of Ahaziah, at Beth-shemesh, boam, and all that he did, and his might,

and came to Jerusalem, and brake down how he warred, and how he recovered Neh. 8. 16. the wall of Jerusalem from the gate of Damascus, and Hamath, which belonged Shine pJer. 31. 38. Ephraim unto the corner gate, four hun. to Judah, for Israel, are they not written Lecb. 14. 10. dred cubits.

in the book of the chronicles of the kings 314 And he took all "the gold and sil- of Israel? ver, and all the vessels that were found in 29 And Jeroboam slept with his fathe house of the Lord, and in the trea- thers, even with the kings of Israel; and sures of the king's house, and hostages, * Zachariah his son reigned in his stead. inteftes en and returned to Samaria.

CHAP. XV. 15 I 'Now the rest of the acts of Je- | 1 Azariah's good reign. 5 He dying a le 15.8 hoash which he did, and his might, and per, Jotham succeedeth. 8 Zachariah, the how he fought with Amaziah king of Ju last of Jehu's generation, reigning ill, is dah, are they not written in the book of

slain' by Shallum. 13 Shallum, reigning

a month, is slain by Menahem. 16 Mena the chronicles of the kings of Israel?

hem strengtheneth himself by Pul. 21 16 And Jehoash slept with his fathers, Pekahiah succeedeth him, "23 Pekahiah is

נת

28. 2, 5, 17. Hab. 2. 4 + Heb.at thy house.

Josh. 18.

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