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17 And there tood a watchman on the sprinkled on the wall, and on the horses; tower in Jezreel, and he spied the company and he trode her under foot. of Jehu as he came, and said, I see a com 34 And when he was come in, he did eat pany, And Joram faid, Take an horfeman, and drink, and faid, Go, fce now this cursed and fend to meet them, and let bion fay, woman, and bury he : for the is a kings Is it peace!

daughter. 18 su there went one on horseback to 35 And they went to buy het; but they meet him, and said, Thus faith the king, found no more of her than th scull, and Is it peace! And Jebu said, What balt thou the feet, and the palms of ker hands. to do with peace! turn thec behind me. 36 Wherefore they came again, and told And the watchman told, saying, The meffen: him: and he said, 'This is the word of the ger came to them, but hic cometh not again. LORD, which he fpake by his servant Elijah

19 Then be fent out a second on horse the Tithbite, saying, in the portion of Jezback, which came to them, and taid, Thus reel thall dogs eat the Acth of Jezebel ; Saith the king, Is it peace? And Jehu answer 37 And the carcals of Jezebel ihall be as ed, What hait thou to do with peace turn dung upon the face of the field in the porthee behind me.

tion of Jezreel; so that they shall not say, *20 And the watchman told, saying, He This - Jezebel. came even unto them, and cometh not again :

CHAP. X. and the driving is like the driving of Jehu, 1 Jehu caufeth seventy of Ahabs children to be the son of Nhinihi: for hc drivcth furiouly, beheaded : 18 he dejlroreth the worshippers of

21 And Joram said, Make ready. And ris Baal, 29 yet followeth Jeroboams fins. of Ifrael, and Ahaziah, king of Judah, went And Jehu wrote letters, and sent to Saout, each in his chariot, and they went out maria, unto the rulers of Jezreel, to the against Jehu, and met him in the portion of elders, and to them that brought up Ahabs Naboth the Jezrcelite.

children, laying, 22 And it came to pass when Joram faw 2 Now, asoon as this letter cometh to Jchu, That lie tid, li il peace, jehu! And you, seeing your inalters fons are with you, he answered, What peace, so long as the and there are with you chariots and horses, whoredoms of thy mother Jezebel, and her a fenced city also, altd armour, witchcrafts, are so many!

3 Look even out thc beft and meetest of

, at and said to Ahaziah, There is treachery, ó throne, and hight for your masters house. Ahaziali !

4 But they were exceedingly afraid, and 14 And Jeliu drew a bow with his full faid, Behold, two kings Hood not before ftrength, and imote Jehoram between his him ; how then shall we stand ? arms; and the arrow went out at his heart, he that was over the city, the elders also,

$ And he that was over the house, and and he lunk down in his chariot.

25 Then said Jehu to Bidcar his captain, and the bringers-up of the children, sent to
Take up, and cast him in the portion of the Jehu, saying, we are thy fervants, and will
field of Naboth the Jezreelite : for remem: do all that thou thalt bid us; we will not
ber, how that when 1 and thou rode toge make any king: do thou that which is good
ther after Abab his father, the Lord laid in thine eyes.
this burden upon him,

6. Then he wrote a letter the second time 26 surely I have seen yesterday the blood to them, saying, If ye be mine, and if ye will of Naboth, and the blood of his sons, said bearken unto my voice, take ye the heads the Lord and I will requite thee in this of the men your matters fons, and come to plat, faith the LORD. Now, therefore, take me to Jezreel by to-morrow this time. (Now and caft him into the plat of ground, accord- the kings fons, being feventy perions, were ing to the word of the Lord.

with the great men of the city, which 271 But when Aliaziah the king of Judah faw brought thein up.) this, he fled by the way of the garden-house : . 7 And it came to pass, when the letter and Jehu followed after hiin, and said, Smite came to them, that they took the kings fons, him also in the chariot. And they did fo at and dew leventy persons, and put their heads the going up to Gur, which is by Ibleam: in baskets, and sent him them to Jezreel. and he ficd to Megiddo, and died there. 8. And there came a messenger, and told

28 And his fervants carried lim in a chariot him, saying, They have brought the heads to Jerusalem, and buried luim in his fepulchre of the kings sons. And he said, Lay ye them with his fathers in the city of David.

in two heaps at the entering in of the gate 29 And in the eleventh year of Joram, the son until the morning. of Ahab, began Ahaziah to reign over Judah. 9 And it caine to pass in the morning, that

30 4 And when Jehu was come to Jezreel, he went out, and stood, and said to all the Jezebel heard of il; and the painted herface, people, Ye ve righteous: behold, I conspired and tired her head, and looked out at a win- against my matter, and New bim; but who dow:

New all there? 31 And as Jehu entered in at the gate, she to know now, that there thall fall unto Said, Hod Zimri peace who New his matter the warth nothing of the word of the LORD, 32 And he lifted up his face to the window, which the

LORD Ipake concerning the house and said, who is on iny lide ? who? And there of Ahah: for the LORD hath done that which looked ont to him two af three eunuchs. he (pake by his fervant Elijah.

33 And be faid, 'Throw her down. So they II So Jelm cw all that remained of the thicw her down; and some of her blood was house of Ahab in Jezreel, and all his great

men, and his kinsfolks, and his prieits, un 27 And the brake down the linge of til he left hin tone remaining,

Baal, and bra' down the house of Baal, 12 9 And he arose and departed, and came and inade it a draught-houfe unto this day. to Samaria : and as he was at the thearing. 28 Thus Jchu deltroyed Baai out of lfrael. house in the way, 13 Jeluu met with the brethren of Ahaziah the son of Nebat, who made ifrael to fio,

29 9 Howbeit, froin the fins of Jeroboamn, king of Judail, and said, Who are ye! And Jehu departed not from after thea, to wit, they answered, We are the brethren of A- the golden calves that were in Beth-el, and Tiaziah;

and we go down to falute the chil that were in Dan. dren of the king, and the children of the

30 And the LORD said unto Jehu, Beczare queen.

thou hast done well in executing that wich 14 And he faid, Take them alive. And is right in mine eyes, and trait donc unto the they took them alive, and flew them at the house of Ahab according to all that was pit of the hearing-honie, przery two and forty in mine heart, thy children of the fourth. men; neither left lie any of them.

jeneration thall fit on the throne of Ifrael. 15 9 And when he was departed thence 31 But Jehu took no need to walk in the he lighted on Jehonadab, the son of Rochab, law of the LORD God of lfrael with all his coming to meet him; and he saluted hiin, and leart; for he departed not from the firs of taid to him, Is thine heart right, as my leart Jeroboam, which made Ifracl to fill. is with thy heart! And Jehonadab answered, 32 I In thore days the LORD began to cut . it is. If it be, give me thine hand,. And hc Ifracl ihort: and Hazacl linote them in all gave him his hand; and he took him up to the coasts of Ifrael; him into the chariot.

33 From Jordan caftward, all the land of 16 And he said, Come with me, and fee Gilead, the Gadites, and the Rcubenites, and my zeal for the LORD. So they made him the Mana dites, from Aroer, (which is by the ride in his chariot.

river Arnon,) even Gilead and Bathan. 17 And when he came to Samaria, he ilew 349 Nois the rest of the acts of Jchu, ard all that remained unto Ahab in Samaria, till all that he did, and all his might, are they he had detroyed him, according to the lay: not written in the book of the Chronicles of ing of the LORD, which he spoke to Elijah. the kings of Ifrael!

18 1 And Jehu gathered all the people to 35 And Jenu ilept with his fathers, and gether, and said unto them, Aha!fcrved Baal they buried him in samaria : and Jehoahaz a litt'e, but Jehu thall terve him much. his ton rcited in his facad.

19 Now therefore, call unto me all the 36 And the time that Jebu reigned over Ilprophets of Baal, all his fervants, a9d all his raclin Suinaria, was twenty and eight years.

C H A P. XI. prietts, le: none be wanting, for I have a great iacritice to do to Baal: whosoever fall Foujh fived from Athaliahs massacre, &c. he wanting, he shall not live. But Jehu did


Nd when Athaliah, the mother of Aha& in fubtiity, to the intent that he might

ziah, saw that her son was dead, this destroy the vortbippers of Baal.

arofe and destroyed all the feed royal. 20 And Jebu fald, Proclaim a folcmnn ar

2 But Jchothebi, the daughter of king sembly for Baal. And they proclaimed it.

Joram, fifter of Ahazialı, took Joath, the son 21 And Jehusent through all lfrael, and all of Ahaziah, and stole hin from among the the worshippers of Raal came, so that there kings fons which were flain; and they hid came into the house of Baal; and the house chamber from Athaliah, so that he was not of Baal was full from one end to another.

flain. 22 And he said unto him that was over 3 And he was with her hid in the house the vostry, Bring forth veftments for all the of the LORD tix years: and Athaliah did worshippers Baal. And he brought them reigo over the land. forth veitinents.

4 And the seventh year Jehoiada fent and 13 And Jchu went, and Jehonadai), the fetched the rulers over lundreds, with the fon of Rechab, into the house of Baal, and captains and the guard, and brought them said unto the worthippers of Baal, Search, to him into the house of the 1.ORD, and and look that there be here with you none made a covenant with them, and took an of the fervants of thc LORD, but the wor- oath of them in the house of the LORD, and hippers of Baal only.

thewed them the kingston. 24 And when they went in to offer facris And he commanded them, saying, This fices and burnt-offerings. Jchu appointed is the thing that ye thall do, A third part of Tourscore men without, and said, If any of you, that enter in on the fabbath, thall even the men whom I have brought into your he keepers of the watch of the kings house; hands cfcape, he that letteth him go, his life 0 And a third part Hall be at the gate of shall be for the life of him.

Sur; and a hird part at the gate behind 25 And it came to pafs, afToen as he had the guard: 10 th all ye keep the watch of made an end of offering the burnt-offering, the house, that it he not broken down. that Jehu said to the guard, and to the cap.

7 And two parts of all you that go forth on tains, Go in and flay them; let pone come the fabbath, even they hall keep the watch forth. And they imote them with the edge of the house of the Lord about ihe king. of the sword, and the guard and the cap. * And ye shall compass the king round tains caft then out, and went to the city of about, cvery man with litis weapons in his the house of Baal.

hand and he that coincth withlo the ran. 20 And they brought forth the images ouit pea let him he Nain: and be ye with the of the house of Baal, aod burned them.

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9 And the captains over the hundreds did

4 1 And Jelioalb Paid to the priclls, All the according to all things that Jelroiada the money of the dedicated things that is brought priett commander: and they took every into the house of the LORD, even the money inan his men that were to come in on the of every one that palleth the account, the fabbath, with thein that thould go out on the money that every man is fet at, and all the fabbath, and canie to Jchoiada the prieft. money that conieth into any mana heart to 10 And to the captains over hundreds did bring into the houic of the LORD, the pricft give king Davids spears and thields, s Let the prietts take it to them, every that were in the temple of the LORD.

man of bis acquaintance; and tet them re11 And the guard tood, every man with pair the breaches of the house, wheresoever his weapons in his hand, round about the any breach Mhall be found. king, from the right corner of the

temple But it was so that in the three and to the left corner of the temple, along by twentieth year of king Jchoath, the priette the altar and the temple.

had not repaired the breaches of the house. 12 And he brought forth the kings ron, 7 'Plien king Jehoaih called for Jehoiada and put the crown upon him, and gare him the prieit, and the other priests, and said un. the teftimony: and they made hinu king. to them, Why repair ye not the breaches of and anointed bin; and they clapped their the house? Now, therefore, receive no more hands, and said, God save the king.

money of your acquaintance, but deliver it 13 1 And when Athaliah heart the noise for the breaches of the house. of the guard, and of the people, the came to 8 And the prients confented to receive no the people into the temple of the LORD. more money of the people, neither to repair

14 And when thelooked, behold, the king the breaches of the houle. food buy a pillar, as the manner 'was, and 9 But Jehoiada the prieft took a cheft, and the princes and the trumpeters by the king bored a hole in the lid of it, and let it befidc and all the people of the land rejoiced, and the altar, on the right lide, as one cometh inblew with trumpets: and Athalialı rent her to the house of the LORD: and the priette clothes, and cried, 'Treason, treason! that kept the door put therein all the money

15 Sut Jchoiada the prieft commanded that was brought into the house of the Lord. the captains of the hundreds, the officers 10 And it was fo, when they saw that there of the noft, and said unto them, Have licr tuas much money in the chest, that the kings forth without the ranges: and him that fol.scribe and the high pricit came up, and they low eth her, kill with the fword. For thc put up in bags, and told the money that was prict had said, Let her not bc Nain in the found in the houte of the LORD. house of the LORD.

11 And they gave the money, being told, 16 And they laid hands on her: and the into the hands of them that did the work, went by the way, by the which the liorfcs that had the oversight of the house of the came into the kings' house; and there was Logd: and they laid it out to the carpenters The slain.

and builders, that wrought upon the house of 17 And Jehoiada suade a covenant be. the LORD, tween the LORD, and the king and the peo 12 And to masons, and hewers of Itone, ple, that they thould be the LORD, people; and to buy timber and liewed itone, to repair between the king also and the people. the breaches of the houfe of the LORD, and

18 And all the people of the land went in- for all that was laid out for the house to rc. to the house of Baal, and brake it down; his pair it. altars and his images brake they in picces 13 Howbeit, there were not made for the thoroughly, and few Mattan the prieft of house of the LORD bowls of filver, snuffers, Baal before the altars: and the pritft ap. bafons, trumpets, any vessels of gold, or vefpointed officers over the house of the LORD. fels of silver, of the money that was brought

19 And he took the rulers over hundreds into the house of the LORD: and the captains, and the guard, and all the 14 But they gave that to the workmen, and people of the land; and they brought down repaired therewith the house of the LORD. the king from the bouse of the LORD, and 15 Moreover, they reckoned not with the came by the way of the gate of the guard to men, into whose hand they delivered the the kings hoafe: and he lat on the thront of money to be beftowed on workmen: for they the kings.

dealt faithfully, 20 And all the people of the land reioiced, 16 The trespass-money, and fin-money wag and the city was in quiet; and they New A not brought into the house of the LORD: it thaliah with the sword bepide the kings house was the prietis.

21 Seven years old was Jehoath when he 17. Then Hazael king of Syria went up, began to reign.

and fouglit againt Gath, and took it: and CHAP. XII.

Hazacl let his face to go up to Jerusalem. Jehoash reigneth well, &c.

18 And Jelioath king of Judah took all the IN

IN the feventh year of Jehu, Jchoath be hallowed things that Jehothaphat, and Jehointerufalem and his mothers name was handicateaziah; his father kings of Judah,

and all the gold that was found in the trea. 2 And Jehoash did that which was right in fures of the housc of the Lord, and in the the fight of the LORD all bis days, wherein kings house, and sent it to Hazael king of Jehoiada tht prielt inttructed him

Syria': and he went away from Jerusalem. 3 But the high places were not taken away: 19 9 And the rett of the ads of Jehoath, and the people ftill sacrificed and burnt incense in all that he did, are they not written in the the high placca

book of the Chronicles of the kings of Judah?

20 And his fervants aroft, and made a con

10 And he said to the king of Graci, Put piracy, and flew Joaib' in the house of thine hand upon the bow and he put his Millo, which goeth down to sulla.

hand upon it, and Eliska put his hands upon 21 For Jozachar the fon of shimcath, and the kings hands. Jehozabad the son of shower, his fervants, It And he said, Open the window ealt. Iinute him, and he died; and they buried ward; and he opened it. Then Elisha faid, him with his fathers in the city of David: and Sloot: and he thot. And he laid, The as Amaziah lis ten reigned in his tread.

row of the Lords deliverance, and the ar. CHAP. xiii.

row of deliverance from Syria : for thou shalt I Jehnalaz'his wicked reign : 8 youth succeede fuite the Syrians in Aphek till thou 'have eth him. 20. Elisha's death.

conituned them. N the three and twentieth year of Jaath,

18 And he said, Take the arrows; and he cook them!

And he faid unto the king oi haz, the son of Jchu, began to reign over 'trael Ifrael, Suite tipon the ground: and he crete in Samaria, and reigned reventeen years. thrice, and ttayed.

2 And he did that which was evil in the 19 And the inan of God was wroth With fight of the LORD), and followed the fins of him, and said, Thou shouldett have fmitten Jeroboam, the fon of Nchat, which made five o fix times, then ladit thou smitten Ísrael to fin; he departed not therefrom. Syria tin thou had consumed it whereas

3.1 And the anger of the LORD was kin- now thou thalt snite Syria but thrice. dled against Ifrael; and he delivered them 20 And Elisha died, an: they buried into the hand of Hazael king of Syria, and him. And the bands of the Moabites ininto the hand of Ben-hadad, the son of Ha vaded the land at the coming in of the zael, all their days.

year. 4 And Jehoaluaz besought the Lord, and 21 And it came to pass, as they were bury: the LORD hearkened unto hiin; for 'he law ing a man, that behold, they fpled a band the oppression of Ilrael, because the king of of mens and they caft the man into the seSyria opprefied them.

pulchre of Elitná: and when the man was s And the LORD

gave Ifrael a saviour, lo let down, and touched the bones of Elitha, that they went out from under the land of he revived, and stood upon his feet. the Syrians: and the children of Israel dwelt 22 1 But Hazael king of Syria opprefyd in their tents as before-tirne.

Ifrael all the days of Jehoalaz. 6 Nevertheless, they departed not from the 23. And the LORD was gracious unto them, fins of the house of Jeroboain, wlio made Il and had compassion on them, and had rcfpect rac) fin, but walked thercin: and there re. unto them, because of his covenant with mained the grove also in Sarnaria.)

Abrahain, Ifaac, and Jacob, and would not 7. Neither did he leave of the people to destroy thorn, neither catt he them from his Jchoalaz but fifty horfemen, and ten cha- presence as yet. riots, and ten thousand footmen ; for the 24 30 Hazael the king of Syria died : and king of Syria had dettroyed them, and had Een-hadad his fon reigned in his itead. made thein like the dutt by thrething.

25 And Jchoath, the son of Jehoahaz, took 89 Now, the reft of the acts of Jehoghaz, again, out of the land of Ben-hadad, the fon and all that he did, and his might, as they of Hazael, the cities which lic had taken out not written in the book of the Chronicles of of the hand of Jehoahaz lvis father by war:

three times did Joath beat him, and recover 9 And Jehoahaz Bept with liis fathers; and ed the cities of Ifrael. they buried him in Samaria: and Joalh liis

CHAP. XIV. fon reigned in luis itcad.

Amaziahs good reign : 17 he is Nain by a con10 q in the thirty and seventh year of Spiracy, 21 Azariak fucceedeth him.

In het meer onderwear car palta: Canon Jehoa: of Jehoabaz, to reign over liracl in Samaria, haz, king of lfrael, rcigncd Amaziali, the and reigned fixteen years.

fon of Joaih, king of Judah. 11 And he did that which was evil in the 2. He was twenty and five ycars old wlien fight of the LORD; he departed not from all he began to reign, and reigned twenty and the fins of Jeroboam, the son of Nebat, who nine years in Jerusalem: and his mothers made ffrael fin; but he walked therein. name was Jehoaddan of Jerusalem.

12 And the rest of the acts of Joanh, and 3 And he did that which was right in the all that he did, and h's might wherewith he fight of the Lord, yet not like David his fought againt Amaziah king of Judah, are father : he did according to all things as they not written in the book of the Chroni. Joath liis father did. cles of the kings of Ifrael!

4 Howbeit, the high places were not taken 13 And Joalh cpt with his fathers; and je away: a yet the people did sacrifice and roboam at upon his throne and Joath was burnt incense on the high places. buried in samaria with the king of Israel, 5 And it came to pass alloon as the

14 1 Now Elisha was fallen nick, of his kingdom was confirmed in his hand, that he fickneis wlercoi be did. and Joath the few his forvants wliich lad dain the kng king of Urael came down unto him, and his father. wept over his face, and faid, ny father, 6 But the children of the murderers he my father, the chariot or (fract, and the dew not; according tinta that which is writ. ", horsemen thereof.

ten in the book of the law of Moses, where 19 Anu Elisha faid unto him, Take bow in the LORD commanded, saying, The faand arrows; and he took unto him bow and there ihall not be put to death for the chilArrows.

dron, nor the children be put to death for

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the fathers : but every man thall be put to 25 He restored the coast of Israel, from death for his own fin.

the entering of Hamath unto the lea of the 7 He flow of Edom, in the valley of Salt, plain, according to the word of the LORD ten thoufand, and took Selah by war, and God of Ifrael, which he fpake by the hand called the name of it Jok theel unto this day, of bis servant Jonah, the son of Amittai, the

89 Then Amaziah ant merrengers to prophet, which was of Gath-hepher. Jehoath, the con of Jeboaluaz, son of Jehu 26 For the LORD saw the affliction of II. king of Ifrael, saying, Come, let us look 'rael, that it was very bitter : for there was one another in the face.

not any fhut up, nor any left, nor any helper 9 And Jehoath the king of lfrael fept to for Israel, Amaziah king of Judah, laying, The thiftle 27 And the LORD faid not that he would that was in Lebanon lent to the cedar that blot out the name of Ifrael from under hea. was in Lebanon, faying, Give thy daughter yen: but he fared them by the hand of Jeroto my son to wife, and there passed by a wild boam, the son of Joanh. beast that was in Lebanon, and trode down 28 Now the rett of the ads of Jeroboam, the thiftle.

and at that he did, and his might, how he 10 Thou haft indeed fmitten Edom, and warred, and how he recovered Damafcus, thine heart hath lifted thcc upe glory of this, and Hamath, which belonged to Judah, for and tarry at home; for wny thouldelt thou Ifrael, are they not written in the book of meddle to thy hurt, that thou should it fall, the Chronicles of the kings of Ifrael? ewn thou, and sudah with thee!

29 And Jeroboam slept with his fathers, !! But Amaziah would not heat: there even with the kings of Irael; and Zacharih fore Jehoath king of lfrael went up: and he his son reigned in his itead. and Amazish king of Jadal looked one an.

CHA P. XV. other in the face at Peth-fhérelh, which

Azariah his good reign, &c. to Judah

N the twenty and seventh year of JeroIfrael, and they fled everyman to their tents, of Amaziah king of Judalı, to reign.

13. And Jelioath king of Israel took Ama 2 Sixteen years old was he when he he. ziah king of Judah, the son of Jehoath, the gan to reign, and he reigned two and fifty fon of Ahaziah, at Beth-themeth, and came years in Jerufalem: and his mothers name to Jerusalem, and brake down the wall of was Jechioliah of Jerusalem. Jerufalem, from the gate of Ephraim unto

3 And he did that which was right in the the corner-gate four hundred cabits. fight of the LORD, according to all that his

14 And he took all the gold and silver, father Amaziah had done: and all the veffels that were found in the 4 Save that the high places were not rehouse of the Lord, and in the treasures of moved the people Lacrificed and burnt the kings house, and holtages, and returned incense still on the high places. to Samaria.

5. And the LORD Imote the king, so that IS 1 Now the reft of the acts of Jehoall he was a lcper unto the day of his death, which he did, and his might, and how he and dwelt in a feveral houle: and Jotham fouglit with Amaziah king of Judah, are the kings fon was over the house, judging they not written in the book of the Clíroni- the people of the land. cles of the kings of Ifrael?

6 and the rett of the ads of Azariah, and 16 And Jehoaih flept with his fathers, and all that he did, are they not written in the was buried in Samaria, with the kings of book of the Chronicles of the kings of Judah! Kracl; and Jeroboam his son reigned in his 7 $0 Azariah Dept with his fathers; and Acad.

they buried him with his fathers in the city 17 And Amaziah, the son of Joath king of David: and Jothain his fon reigned in his of Judah, lived after the death of Jehoath, fon ftead. of Jehoahaz king of lfrael fifteen years. 8 In the thirty and ciglith year of Azariah

18 And the reit of the acts of Ainuziah, are king of Judalı, did Zachariah, the fon of Jorothey not wntren in the book of the Chroni- boam reign over Israel in Samaria fix months. cles of the kings of Judah

And he did that which was evil in the 19 Nm they made a conspiracy against him light of the Lord, as his fathers had danc: in Jerufalem; and be fled to Lachith, but they he departed not from the fins of Jeroboam, fent after him to Lachith, and few him there. the son of Nebat, who made Ifrael to fin.

20 And they brought him on horses, and to And Shallum, the ion of Jabeth,conspired lie was buried at Jerufalem with his fathers, againit liim, and Imote him before the peoin the city of David.

ple, and flew him, and reigned in his ftead. 21. 9. And all the people of Judah took 11 And the rest of the acts of Zachariah, Azariah, (which tvas tixteen years old,) and behold, they are written in the book of the made him king instead of his father Amaziah. Chronicles of the kings of Ifrael.

12 He built Elach, and reftored it to Judal, 12 This was the word of the LORD which after that the king slept with his fathers, be fpake unto Jehu, saying, Thy fons Mall

13 In the fifteenth year of Amaziah, the fit on the throne of Ifrael unto the fourth fon of Joath king of Judah, Jeroboam, the generation. And so it came to pats, son of Joalh king of lfrael began to reign in I, I Shallum, the son of Jabesh, began Samaria, and reigned forty and one years. to reign in the nine and thirtieth year of

24 And he did that which was evil in thc Urziah king of Judah ; and he reigned a fight of the LORD : he departed not from ful nionth in Samaria. all the fins of Jeroboam, the son of Nebat, 14 For Menahem, the son of Gadi, went who made lisael to fin.

up from Tirzah, and came to Samaria, and

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