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The reigns of Hoshea, and Jotham.

2 KINGS.

Ahaz's wicked reign. 30 | And Hoshea the, son of Elah came up to Jerusalem to war: and they bemade a conspiracy against Pekah the son sieged Ahaz, but could not overcome him.

of Remaliah, and smote him, and slew 6 At that time Rezin king of Syria Anarchy for him, and 'reigned in his stead, * in the recovered Elath to Syria, and drave the fch. 14. 22. enine years, twentieth year of Jotham the son of Jews from + Elath: and the Syrians came Hos. 10. 3, 7, Uzziah.

to Elath, and dwelt there unto this day. 31 And the rest of the acts of Pekah, 7 g So Ahaz sent messengers to geh. 15 ) fourth year and all that he did, behold, they are + Tiglath-pileser king of Assyria, saying, I Heb. Tu.

written in the book of the chronicles of am thy servant and thy son: come up, and iChron.si the kings of Israel.

save me out of the hand of the king of a Chrono 32 In the second year of Pekah the Syria, and out of the hand of the king of tridesetih son of Remaliah king of Israel began Israel, which rise up against me.

Jotham the son of Uzziah king of Judah 8 And Ahaz - took the silver and gold
to reign.

that was found in the house of the LORD, See
33 Five and twenty years old was he and in the treasures of the king's house, as
when he began to reign, and he reigned and sent it for a present to the king of
sixteen years in Jerusalem. And his Assyria.
mother's name was Jerusha, the daughter 9 And the king of Assyria hearkened
of Zadok.

unto him: for the king of Assyria went 34 And he did that which was right in up against +Damascus, and took it, and Web the sight of the LORD: he did according carried the people of it captive to Kir, i Foretold,

to all that his father Uzziah had done. and slew Rezin. y ver. 4.

35 'Howbeit the high places were not 10 f 'And king Ahaz went to Damas

removed: the people sacrificed and burn- cus to meet Tiglath-pileser king of Assy32 Chron. ed incense still in the high places. He ria, and saw an altar that was at Damas

built the higher gate of the house of the cus: and king Ahaz sent to Urijah the
LORD.

priest the fashion of the altar, and the
36 | Now the rest of the acts of Jo- pattern of it, according to all the work.
tham, and all that he did, are they not manship thereof.

written in the book of the chronicles of 11 And Urijah the priest built an altar At the end the kings of Judah?

according to all that king Ahaz had sent 37 In those days the Lord began to from Damascus: so Urijah the priest . ch. 16.5. send against Judah · Rezin the king of made it against king Ahaz came from

Syria, and “Pekah the son of Remaliah. Damascus.

38 And Jotham slept with his fathers, 12 And when the king was come from and was buried with his fathers in the city Damascus, the king saw the altar: and of David his father: and Ahaz his son "the king approached to the altar, and the reigned in his stead.

offered thereon.

13 And he burnt his burnt offering and CHAP. XVI. Ahaz's wicked reign.: 5, Ahaz, assailed offering, and sprinkled the blood of this lich

his meat offering, and poured his drink
against them. 10 Ahaz, sending a pattern peace offerings, upon the altar.
of an altar from Damascus to Urijah, di- 14 And he brought also the brasen Chron. 4
verteth the brasen altar to his own devotion. altar, which was before the LORD, from
17 He spoileth the temple. 19 Hezekiah the forefront of the house, from between
succeedeth him.

the altar and the house of the LORD, and
Isother seventeenth year of Pekah the put it on the north side of the altar:
tham king of Judah began to reign. the priest, saying, Upon the great altar

2 Twenty years old was Ahaz when he burn the morning burnt offering, and
began to reign, and reigned sixteen years the evening meat offering, and the king's
in Jerusalem, and did not that which was burnt sacrifice, and his meat offering, with
right in the sight of the Lord his God, the burnt offering of all the people

of the like David his father.

land, and their meat offering, and their 3 But he walked in the way of the kings drink offerings; and sprinkle upon it all b.18. 24. of Israel, yea, "and made his son to pass the blood of the burnt offering, and all 3. Ps.106.37, through the fire, according to the abo- the blood of the sacrifice: and the brasen

'minations of the heathen, whom the altar shall be for me to enquire by.
LORD cast out from before the children 16 Thus did Urijah the priest, accord-
of Israel.

ing to all that king Ahaz commanded. 4 And he sacrificed and burnt incense 17 "And king Ahaz cut off the bor1. Denn in the high places, and on the hills, and ders of the bases, and removed the laver Chrea under every green tree.

from off them; and took down Pthe sea o 1 king; 5 1 ° Then Rezin king of Syria and from off the brasen oxen that were under kelom. I. 1* Pekah son of Remaliah king of Israel it, and put it upon a pavement of stones, &

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Hoshea's wicked reign.

CHAP. XVII Samaria for their sins is captivatod. 18 And the covert for the sabbath that the high places, as did the heathen whom they had built in the house, and the king's the LORD carried away before them; and entry without, turned he from the house wrought wicked things to provoke the of the Lord for the king of Assyria.

LORD to anger: 19 (Now the rest of the acts of Ahaz 12 For they served idols, m whereof me Exod. 20. which he did, are they not written in the the Lord had said unto theni, "Ye shall . Deut. 5. 76 book of the chronicles of the kings of not do this thing. Judah?

13 Yet the LORD testified against Is20 And Ahaz slept with his fathers, rael, and against Judah, t by all the pro- there are more 92 Chron. and I was buried with his fathers in the phets, and by all othe seers, saying, 'Turn all.

city of David: and Hezekiah his son ye from your evil ways, and keep my com- Jsem:9:9reigned in his stead.

mandments and my statutes, according to 25. 5. & CHAP. XVII.

all the law which I commanded your fa-
1 Hoshea's wicked reign. 3 Being subdued | thers, and which I sent to you by my

by Shalmaneser, he conspireth against him servants the prophets.
with So king of Egypt. 5 Samaria for
their sins is captivated. 24. The strange hear, but 'hardened their necks, like to ... ;

14 Notwithstanding they would not
ria, being plagued with lions, make a mir- the neck of their fathers, that did not *
ture of religions.

believe in the LORD their God. IN N the twelfth year of Ahaz king of 15 And they rejected his statutes,' and ? Deat. 29.

Judah began * Hoshea the son of E- his covenant that he made with their falah to reign in Samaria over Israel ninethers, and his testimonies which he tesyears.

tified against them; and they followed 2 And he did that which was evil in the 'vanity, and became vain, and went after sight of the Lord, but not as the kings of the heathen that were round about them, 6.13. 1 Cor. Israel that were before him.

concerning whom the LORD had charged P5.115.8. 3 Against him came up Shalmaneser them, that they should not do like Rom. 1. 21.

king of Assyria; and Hoshea became his them. Heb. ra servant, and † gave him || presents.

16 And they left all the command4 And the king of Assyria found con- ments of the Lord their God, and made .. Exod.32 "Or, tribale, spiracy in Hoshea : for he had sent mes- them molten images, even two calves, 12. 28.

sengers to So king of Egypt, and brought and made a grove, and worshipped all skin
no present to the king of Assyria, as he the host of heaven, “ and served Baal.
had done year by year: therefore the king 17 * And they caused their sons and 31. & 12. 53-
of Assyria shut him up, and bound him their daughters to pass through the fire, h. 18.
in prison.

and used divination and enchantments, ch. 6. 359 Then the king of Assyria came up and sold themselves to do evil in the ? Deut. 18. ech. 18, throughout all the land, and went up to sight of the Lord, to provoke him to 10

ci Kiugs 21. Samaria, and besieged it three years. anger.

6 "In the ninth year of Hoshea the 18 Therefore the LORD was very angry 1. Het king of Assyria took Samaria, and car with Israel, and removed them out of his Coretta ried Israel away into Assyria, "and placed sight: there was none left "but the tribe 13. Kings 11.

Des & them in Halah and in Habor by the of Judah only. 5*** river of Gozan, and in the cities of the 19. Also o Judah kept not the com- • Jer. 3. 8. Chren.s Medes.

mandments of the LORD their God, but 7 For so it was, that the children of walked in the statutes of Israel which Israel had sinned against the LORD their they made. God, which had brought them up out of 20 And the Lord rejected all the seed the land of Egypt, from umder the hand of Israel, and afflicted them, and 'deli- {ch. 13. 3of Pharaoh king of Egypt, and had feared vered them into the hand of spoilers, until other gods,

he had cast them out of his sight.
8 And & walked in the statutes of the 21 For she rent Israel from the house 5 Kings 11.
heathen, whom the Lord cast out from of David; and they made Jeroboam the hikings 12.
before the children of Israel, and of the son of Nebat king: and Jeroboam drave 20, 38.
kings of Israel, which they had made. Israel from following the LORD, and made

9 And the children of Israel did se- them sin a great sin.
cretly those things that were not right 22 For the children of Israel walked in

against the LORD their God, and they all the sins of Jeroboam which he did;
h 18.4. built them high places in all their cities, they departed not from them;
31 5.5 from the tower of the watchmen to the 23 Until the Lord removed Israel out
Heb.sta fenced city.

of his sight, as he had said by all his 10'And they set them up t images and ants the prophets. So was Israel car- & ver. 6. 3. Pertso groves lin every high hill, and under ried away out of their own land to Asevery green tree:

syria unto this day.
11 And there they burnt incense in all 24 q 'And the king of Assyria brought 1o.

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2 KINGS.

Hezekiah's good reign. m from Babylon, and from Cuthah, | fear, and him shall ye worship, and to

and from " Ava, and from Hamath, and him shall ye do sacrifice. m See ver.30. from Sepharvaim, and placed them in the 37 And the statutes, and the ordin. ch. 18. 34cities of Samaria instead of the children nances, and the law, and the command

of Israel: and they possessed Samaria, ment, which he wrote for you, “ye shall • Deat. 5. 32. and dwelt in the cities thereof.

observe to do for evermore; and ye shall
25 And so it was at the beginning of not fear other gods.
their dwelling there, that they feared not 38 And the covenant that I have made
the Lord: therefore the Lord sent lions with you"ye shall not forget: neither the Deat. +
among them, wbich slew some of them. shall ye fear other gods.

26 Wherefore they spake to the king 39 But the LORD your God ye shall
of Assyria, saying, The nations which fear; and he shall deliver you out of the
thou hast removed, and placed in the hand of all your enemies.
cities of Samaria, know not the manner 40 Howbeit they did not hearken, but
of the God of the land: therefore he they did after their former manner.
hath sent lions among them, and, behold, 41 So these nations feared the LORD,
they slay them, because they know not and served their graven images, both their
the manner of the God of the land. children, and their children's children:

27 Then the king of Assyria com- as did their fathers, so do they unto this
manded, saying, Carry thither one of the day.
priests whom ye brought from thence;

CHAP. XVIII.
and let them go and dwell there, and 1 Hezekiah's good reign. 4 He destroyeth
let him teach them the manner of the idolatry, and prospereth. 9 Samaria is car-
God of the land.

ried captive for their sins. 13 Sennacherib
28 Then one of the priests whom they

invading Judah is pacified by a tribute.

17 Rab-shakeh, sent by Sennacherib agair,
had carried away from Samaria came and revilcth Hezekiah, and by blasphemous per-
dwelt in Beth-el, and taught them how suasions soliciteth the people to revolt.
they should fear the LORD.

TOW it came to pass in the third year
29 Howbeit every nation made gods of Hoshea son of Elah king of Is-
of their own, and put them in the houses rael, that · Hezekiah the son of Ahaz king
of the high places which the Samaritans of Judah began to reign.
had made, every nation in their cities 2 Twenty and five years old was he Natt. i. 9
wherein they dwelt.

when he began to reign; and he reigned
30 And the men of Babylon made twenty and nine years in Jerusalem. His
Succoth-benoth, and the men of Cuth mother's name also was Abi, the daugh- 1.
made Nergal, and the men of Hamath ter of Zachariah.
made Ashima,

3 And he did that which was right in 31 PAnd the Avites made Nibhaz and the sight of the Lord, according to ali 18. 31. Tartak, and the Sepharvites 'burnt their that David his father did.

children in fire to Adrammelech and 4 4 He removed the high places, Anammelech, the gods of Sepharvaim. and brake the timages, and cut down Hebo sta

32 So they feared the Lord, and made the groves, and brake in pieces the bra- a Numb 21. unto themselves of the lowest of them sen serpent that Moses had made: for 9 priests of the high places, which sacri- unto those days the children of Israel ficed for them in the houses of the high did burn incense to it: and he called places.

it || Nehushtan. 33 *They feared the LORD, and served 5 He e trusted in the LORD God of bress. their own gods, after the manner of the Israel; 'so that after him was none like job 13.15

nations || whom they carried away from him among all the kings of Judah, nor unay from thence.

any that were before him, thence.

34 Unto this day they do after the 6 For he bclave to the Lord, and determine De former manners: they fear not the LORD, parted not + from following him, but kept neither do they after their statutes, or his commandments, which the LORD com- ateri after their ordinances, or after the law manded Moses.

and commandment which the LORD com- 7 And the LORD "was with him; and Gen. 32. 28. manded the children of Jacob, whom he he 'prospered whithersoever he went 1 Kings 11. named Israel;

forth: and he krebelled against the king 5.1 35 With whom the LORD had made a of Assyria, and served him not. u Judg.6.10. covenant, and charged them, saying, “Ye 8 He smote the Philistines, even upto licoret Exod. 20. shall not fear other gods, nor *bow your- + Gaza, and the borders thereof, from en

selves to them, nor serve them, nor sacri- the tower of the watchman to the fenced Heb. d. fice to them:

city. 56 But the LORD, who brought you up Exod. 6.6.

9 g And "it came to pass in the fourth ucht Deut. 10. out of the land of Egypt with great power year of king Hezekiah, which was the and 'a stretched out arm, 'him shall ye seventh year of Hoshea son of Elah king

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CHAP. XVIII.

Rab-shakeh's blasphemy. of Israel, that Shalmaneser king of As- 22 But if ye say unto me, We trust in cít. 713. syria came up against Samaria, and be the Lord our God: is not that he, whose sieged it.

high places and whose altars Hezekiah 10 And at the end of three years they hath taken away, and hath said to Judah Chron. 31.

took it: even in the sixth year of Heze- and Jerusalemn, Ye shall worship before • cb. 17. 6. kiah, that is the ninth year of Hoshea this altar in Jerusalem? king of Israel, Samaria was taken.

23 Now therefore, I pray thee, give u 'And the king of Assyria did carryl pledges to my lord the king of Assyria, 1 Or, host.

away Israel unto Assyria, and put them and I will deliver thee two thousand 91 Chron. šo " in Halah and in Habor by the river of horses, if thou be able on thy part to set

Gozan, and in the cities of the Medes: riders upon them.

12 'Because they obeyed not the voice 24 How then wilt thou turn away the of the Lord their God, but transgressed face of one captain of the least of my his covenant, and all that Moses the master's servants, and put thy trust on servant of the LORD commanded, and Egypt for chariots and for horsemen? would not hear them, nor do them.

25 Am I now come up without the 13 f Now 'in the fourteenth year of Lord against this place to destroy it?

king Hezekiah did + Sennacherib king of The Lord said to me, Go up against this
ko. Eccius Assyria come up against all the fenced land, and destroy it.
cities of Judah, and took them.

26 Then said Eliakim the son of Hil-
14 And Hezekiah king of Judah sent. kiah, and Shebna, and Joah, unto Rab-
to the king of Assyria to Lachish, saying, shakeh, Speak, I pray thee, to thy servants
I have offended; return from me: that in the Syrian language; for we understand
which thou puttest on me will I bear.it: and talk not with us in the Jews' lan-
And the king of Assyria appointed unto guage in the ears of the people that are
Hezekiah king of Judah three hundred on the wall.
talents of silver and thirty talents of gold. 27 But Rab-shakeh said unto them,

15 And Hezekiah gave him all the Hath my master sent me to thy master,
silver that was found in the house of the and to thee, to speak these words? hath
LORD, and in the treasures of the king's he not sent me to the men which sit on
house.

the wall, that they may eat their own 16 At that time did Hezekiah cut off dung, and drink † their own piss with you? the boy ile. the gold from the doors of the temple of 28 1 Then Rab-shakeh stood and cried their feet > the LORD, and from the pillars which He- with a loud voice in the Jews' language,

zekiah king of Judah had overlaid, and and spake, saying, Hear the word of the + Hleb. then. gave fit to the king of Assyria.

great king, the king of Assyria : 17 [ And the king of Assyria sent 29 Thus saith the king, "Let not He-4Chron. Tartan and Rabsaris and Rab-shakeh zekiah deceive you: for he shall not be

from Lachish to king Hezekiah with a able to deliver you out of his hand:
tHet. hown t great host against Jerusalem. And they 30 Neither let Hezekiah make you

went up and came to Jerusalem. And trust in the LORD, saying, The LORD will
when they were come up, they came and surely deliver us, and this city shall not

stood by the conduit of the upper pool, be delivered into the hand of the king of
u lani 7-8 " which is in the highway of the fuller's Assyria.
field.

31 Hearken not to Hezekiah : for thus 18 And when they had called to the saith the king of Assyria, ll + Make an hoppa. Sok. king, there came out to them Eliakim agreement with me by a present, and +Heb. Make

the son of Hilkiah, which was over the come out to me, and then eat ye every blessings 101: houshold, and Shebna the || scribe, and man of his own vine, and every one of Gen. 32. 20.

Joah the son of Asaph the recorder. his fig tree, and drink ye every one the Prov. 18. 16.

19 And Rab-shakeh said unto them, waters of his || cistern:

Speak ye now to Hezekiah, Thus saith 32 Until I come and take you away to Chrom the great king, the king of Assyria, 'What a land like your own land, a land of 5. Deut. 8. 7,

confidence is this wherein thou trustest? corn and wine, a land of bread and vine

20 Thou || sayest, (but they are but yards, a land of oil olive and of honey, Herend + vain words,) || have counsel and that ye may live, and not die: and hearken

strength for the war. Now on whom not unto Hezekiah, when he || persuadeth that, deceive ategia are dost thou trust, that thou rebellest a- you, saying, The LORD will deliver us. for the war. gainst me?

33° Hath any of the gods of the nations ech: 19.1%, 21 'Now, behold, thou + trustest upon delivered at all his land out of the hand is loai. 10. + Heb. trust the staff of this bruised reed, even upon of the king of Assyria ?

Egypt, on which if a man lean, it will go 34 Where are the gods of Hamath, d ch. 19. 13.
into his hand, and pierce it: so is Pha- and of Arpad? where are the gods of
raoh king of Egypi unto all that trust Sepharvaim, Hena, and "Ivah? have they each: 17. 24,
on him.

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of the countries, that have delivered again unto Hezekiah, saying, f Dan. 3. 15.

their country out of mine hand, that 10 Thus shall ye speak to Hezekiah
the LORD should deliver Jerusalem out king of Judah, saying, Let not thy God
of mine hand?

Tin whom thou trustest deceive thee, say-
36 But the people held their peace, ing, Jerusalem shall not be delivered into
and answered him not a word: for the the hand of the king of Assyria.
king's commandment was, saying, Answer 11 Behold, thou hast heard what the
him not.

kings of Assyria have done to all lands,
37 Then came Eliakim the son of Hil- by destroying them utterly: and shalt
kiah, which was over the houshold, and thou be delivered ?

Shebna the scribe, and Joah the son of 12 "Have the gods of the nations m ch. 18. 33 3 Itai. 33. 7. Asaph the recorder, to Hezekiah 6 with delivered them which my fathers have

their clothes rent, and told him the words destroyed; as Gozan, and Haran, and
of Rab-shakeh.

Rezeph, and the children of " Eden which 33.
CHAP. XIX.

were in Thelasar ?
1 Hecekiah mourning sendeth to Isaiah to 13°Where is the king of Hamath, and och. 18 34
pray for them. 6 Isaiah comforteth them. the king of Arpad, and the king of the
& Sennacherib, going to encounter Tirhakah, city of Sepharvaim, of Hena, and Ivah?
sendeth a blasphemous letter to Hezekiah.

14 I PAnd Hezekiah received the pleai. 37.5 14 Hezekiah's prayer. 20 Isaiah's prophecy of the pride and destruction of Sennacherib, letter of the hand of the messengers, and and the good of Zim. 35 An angel slayeth read it: and Hezekiah went up into the the Assyrians. 36 Sennacherib is slain at house of the Lord, and spread it before Nineveh by his own sons.

the LORD. A Nipezekiah a meared perhent ne renk iniLokb, and said, kia Lorrayed beforerade, clothes, and covered himself with sack-which dwellest between the cherubims, i sem ** cloth, and went into the house of the 'thou art the God, even thou alone, of Lord.

all the kingdoms of the earth; thou hast en het 2 And he sent Eliakim, which was made heaven and earth. over the houshold, and Shebna the scribe, 16 LORD, 'bow down thine ear, and Ph 31. 2.

and the elders of the priests, covered hear: 'open, LORD, thine eyes, and see: Chorea believe with sackcloth, to "Isaiah the prophet and hear the words of Sennacherib, the son of Amoz.

"which hath sent him to reproach the rest 3 And they said unto him, Thus saith living God.

Hezekiah, This day is a day of trouble, 17 Of a truth, LORD, the kings of
Cacioperora and of rebuke, and I blasphemy: for the Assyria have destroyed the nations and

children are come to the birth, and there their lands,
is not strength to bring forth.

18 And have + cast their gods into the + Heb.com 4 °It may be the Lord thy God will fire: for they were no gods, but *the Palest d ch. 18. 35. hear all the words of Rab-shakeh, "whom work of men's hands, wood and stone:

the king of Assyria his master hath sent therefore they have destroyed them.

to reproach the living God; and will 19 Now therefore, O Lord our God, e P's 50. 21. ® reprove the words which the LORD thy I beseech thee, save thou us out of his

God hath heard: wherefore lift up thy hand, 'that all the kingdoms of the earth Eg. 18 +Heb. found

prayer for the remnant that are + left. may know that thou art the Lord God,

5 So the servants of king Hezekiah even thou only. came to Isaiah.

20 Then Isaiah the son of Amoz 6$' And Isaiah said unto them, Thus sent to Hezekiah, saying, Thus saith the shall ye say to your master, Thus saith Lord God of Israel, * That which thou laai. 37. 91, the LORD, Be not afraid of the words hast prayed to me against Sennacherib

which thou hast heard, with which the king of Assyria “I have heard. 8 ch. 18. 17. 6 servants of the king of Assyria have 21 This is the word that the Lord hath blasphemed me.

spoken concerning him; The virgin the blea. 2. 13. 7 Behold, I will send ha blast upon daughter of Zion hath despised thee, and him, and he shall hear a rumour, and laughed thee to scorn; the daughter of shall return to his own land; and I will Jerusalem hath shaken her head at thee. Job & cause him to fall by the sword in his 22 Whom hast thou reproached and Lam. 2.15 own land.

blasphemed ? and against whom hast thou 8 [ So Rab-shakeh returned, and found exalted thy voice, and lifted up thine

cyes the king of Assyria warring against Lib- on high? even against the Holy One of P.7.

nah: for he had heard that he was de Israel. i ch. 18. 14. parted 'from Lachish.

23 + "By thy messengers thou hast re- + Het my 9 And when he heard say of Tirhakah proached the LORD, and hast said, 'With king of Ethiopia, Behold, he is come out | the multitude of my chariots I am come rrex;

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