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God's worship restored.

B. C. 878.

+ Heb. Let the king live.

f 1 Sam. 10. 24.

g 2 Chr. 23. 12, &C.

h ch. 23. 3.

2 Chr. 34. 31.

i 2 Chr. 23. 16.

k 2 Sam. 5. 3.

17 And Jehoiada made a covenant between the LORD and the king and the people, that they should be the LORD's people; between the king also and the people.

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18 And all the people of the land went into the house of Baal, and brake it down; his altars and his images brake they in pieces thoroughly, and slew Mattan the priest of Baal before the altars. And "the Heb. offices, priest appointed officers over the

house of the LORD.

1 ch. 10. 26.

m Deut. 12. 3. 2 Chr. 23. 17. n 2 Chr. 23. 18, &c.

o 2 Chr. 21. 1.

a 2 Chr. 24. 1.

II. KINGS.

12 And he brought forth the king's son, and put the crown upon him, and gave him the testimony; and they made him king, and anointed him; and they clapped their hands, and said, † God save the king.

13 ¶ And when Athaliah heard the

noise of the guard and of the people, she came to the people into the temple of the LORD.

14 And when she looked, behold, the king stood by a pillar, as the manner was, and the princes and the trumpeters by the king, and all the people of the land rejoiced, and blew with trumpets: and Athaliah rent her clothes, and cried, Treason,

treason.

15 But Jehoiada the priest commanded the captains of the hundreds, the officers of the host, and said unto them, Have her forth without the ranges; and him that followeth her kill with the sword. For the priest had said, Let her not be slain in the house of the LORD.

16 And they laid hands on her; and she went by the way by the which the horses came into the king's house : and there was she slain.

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19 And he took the rulers over hundreds, and the captains, and the guard, and all the people of the land; and they brought down the king from the house of the LORD, and came by the way of the gate of the guard to the king's house. And he sat on the throne of the kings.

20 And all the people of the land rejoiced, and the city was in quiet and they slew Athaliah with the sword beside the king's house. 21 0 Seven years old was Jehoash when he began to reign.

CHAPTER XII.

Jehoash reigneth well all the days of Jehoiada. 4 He giveth orders to repair the temple. 17 Hazael is diverted from Jerusalem by a present of the hallowed treasures. 19 Jehoash is slain by his servants; and Amaziah succeedeth him.

N the seventh year of Jehu, Je

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The temple repaired.

his mother's name was Zibiah of B. C. 878. Beer-sheba.

2 And Jehoash did that which was right in the sight of the LORD all his days wherein Jehoiada the priest instructed him.

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years reigned he in Jerusalem. And

14. & 22. 45.

ch. 14. 4.

3 But the high places were not 1 Kings 15 taken away: the people still sacrificed and burnt incense in the high places.

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4 ¶ And Jehoash said to the priests, All the money of the dedicated things that is brought into the house of the LORD, even the money of every one that passeth the account, the + Heb. the money that every man is set at, and all the money that te cometh into any man's heart to bring into the house of the LORD,

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money of the i souls of his estimation, Lev. 27. 2. + Heb.ascendeth upon the heart

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man.

e Ex. 35. 5.

5 Let the priests take it to them, every man of his acquaintance: and Ex. 30. 13. let them repair the breaches of the house, wheresoever any breach shall be found.

1 Chr. 29. 9.

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e ch. 22. 4.

Or, holy things. Heb. holi

nesses.

856.

+ Heb. in the

twentieth year and third year.

f 2 Chr. 24. 5.

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The invasion of Hazael.

B. C. 856.

was laid out for the house to repair it.

+ Heb. went furth.

24. 14.

13 Howbeit there were not made See 2 Chr. for the house of the LORD bowls of silver, snuffers, basins, trumpets, any vessels of gold, or vessels of silver, of the money that was brought into the house of the LORD:

ch. 22. 7.

| Lev. 5. 15, 18.

15 Moreover they reckoned not with the men, into whose hand they delivered the money to be bestowed on workmen for they dealt faithfully.

16 The trespass money and sin money was not brought into the house of the LORD: "it was the priests'. 17

a ch. 8. 12. about 810.

Then Hazael king of Syria went up, and fought against Gath, See 2 Chr. and took it: and Hazael set his face to go up to Jerusalem.

223.

P1 Kings 15.

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18 And Jehoash king of Judah P took ch 13. 15, all the hallowed things that Jehoshaphat, and Jehoram, and Ahaziah, his fathers, kings of Judah, had dedicated, and his own hallowed things, and all the gold that was found in the treasures of the house of the LORD, and in the king's house, and sent it to + Heb. went Hazael king of Syria: and he twent away from Jerusalem.

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19 And the rest of the acts of Joash, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the ChronChr. 24. 25. icles of the kings of Judah?

ch. 14. 5.

839. 1 Or, Bethmillo.

20 And his servants arose, and made a conspiracy, and slew Joash in the house of Millo, which goeth down to Silla.

= Lev. 7. 7. Num. 18. 9.

r2 Chr. 24. 3. Zabad, [Or, Shinna

II. KINGS.

856.

+ Heb. the

14 But they gave that to the workmen, and repaired therewith the house of the LORD.

21 For Jozachar the son of Shimeath, and Jehozabad the son of Shomer, his servants, smote him, and he died; and they buried him with his fathers in the city of David: 2 Chr. 24. 27. and Amaziah his son reigned in his stead.

twentieth your and third year.

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CHAPTER XIII.

The wicked reign of Jehoahaz. 3 Israel is delivered from the Syrians in answer to prayer. 8 Joash succeedeth Jehoahaz. 10 His wicked reign. 12 Jeroboam succeedeth him. 14 Elisha foretelleth to Joash three victories over the Syrians, 20 The death

of Elisha. 22 Hazael oppresseth Israel. 25 Joash gaineth three victories over Ben-hadad.

of Judah, Jehoahaz the son of Jehu began to reign over Israel in Samaria, and reigned seventeen years. 2 And he did that which was evil He walked in the sight of the LORD, and followed the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, which made Israel to sin; he departed not therefrom.

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3¶ And the anger of the LORD was kindled against Israel, and he delivered them into the hand of Hazael king of Syria, and into the hand of Ben-hadad the son of Hazael, all their days.

4 And Jehoahaz besought the LORD, and the LORD hearkened unto him: for he saw the oppression of Israel, because the king of Syria oppressed them.

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5 (And the LORD gave Israel a saviour, so that they went out from under the hand of the Syrians and the children of Israel dwelt in their tents, tas beforetime.

6 Nevertheless they departed not from the sins of the house of Jeroboam, who made Israel sin, but † walk-t Heb. he ed therein and there † remained the + Heb, stood. grove also in Samaria.)

walked.

f 1 Kings 16. 33.

7 Neither did he leave of the people to Jehoahaz but fifty horsemen, and ten chariots, and ten thousand footmen; for the king of Syria had destroyed them, and had made them 8 Am. 1. 3. like the dust by threshing.

8 Now the rest of the acts of Jehoahaz, and all that he did, and his might, are they not written in the book of the Chronicles of the kings of Israel?

15 And Elisha said unto him, Take bow and arrows. And he took unto him bow and arrows.

Ex. 3. 7. ch.

14.26

e See ver. 25. & ch. 14. 25, 27.

839.

9 And Jehoahaz slept with his fathers; and they buried him in Samaria: and Joash his son reigned ver. 10, Jein his stead.

hoash.

811.

10 ¶ In the thirty and seventh year of Joash king of Judah began Je-In consort hoash the son of Jehoahaz to reign over Israel in Samaria, and reigned sixteen years.

with his father, ch. 14.1.

11 And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD; he departed not from all the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel sin: but he walked therein.

& 25.

12 h And the rest of the acts of Jo-h ch. 14. 15. ash, and all that he did, and his i See ver. 14. might wherewith he fought against Amaziah king of Judah, are they not written in the book of the Chronicles of the kings of Israel?

+ Heb. as yesterday, and third day.

13 And Joash slept with his fathers; and Jeroboam sat upon his throne: and Joash was buried in Samaria with the kings of Israel.

14 Now Elisha was fallen sick of about 839.

k ch. 14. 9, &c.

2 Chr. 25. 17, &C.

825.

Joash the king of Israel came down unto him, and wept over his face, and said, O my father, my father! the chariot of Israel, and the horse-1 ch. 2. 12. men thereof.

The death of Elisha.

B. C. about 839.

Make

thine hand to ride.

n ver. 25.

17 And he said, Open the window eastward. And he opened it. Then Elisha said, Shoot. And he shot. And he said, The arrow of the LORD's deliverance, and the arrow of deliverance from Syria: for thou shalt smite m 1 Kings 20. the Syrians in Aphek, till thou have consumed them.

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26.

about 838.

† Heb. went down.

o ch. 8. 12.

P ch. 14. 27.

† Heb. face. about 839.

II. KINGS.

16 And he said to the king of Israel, Put thine hand upon the bow. And he put his hand upon it: and Elisha put his hands upon the king's hands.

23 And the LORD was gracious unto them, and had compassion on q Ex. 2. 24, 25. them, and had respect unto them, because of his covenant with Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob, and would not destroy them, neither cast he them from his presence as yet.

r Ex. 32. 13.

18 And he said, Take the arrows. And he took them. And he said unto the king of Israel, Smite upon the ground. And he smote thrice, and stayed.

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19 And the man of God was wroth with him, and said, Thou shouldest have smitten five or six times; then hadst thou smitten Syria till thou hadst consumed it: whereas now thou shalt smite Syria but thrice. 20 And Elisha died, and they buried him. And the bands of the Moabites invaded the land at the coming in of the year.

21 And it came to pass, as they were burying a man, that, behold, they spied a band of men; and they cast the man into the sepulchre of Elisha and when the man was let down, and touched the bones of Elisha, he revived, and stood up on his feet. 22 T But Hazael king of Syria oppressed Israel all the days of Jehoahaz.

839.

a ch. 13. 10. b 2 Chr. 25. 1

24 So Hazael king of Syria died; and Ben-hadad his son reigned in his stead.

ed and took.

25 And Jehoash the son of Jehoa+Heb. return haz took again out of the hand of Ben-hadad the son of Hazael the cities, which he had taken out of the hand of Jehoahaz his father by war. about 836. Three times did Joash beat him, and recovered the cities of Israel.

s ver. 18, 19.

CHAPTER XIV.

Amaziah's good reign. 5 He punisheth the murderers of his father. 7 His victory over Edom. 8 Amaziah, challenging Jehoash, is overcome and spoiled. 16

Jeroboam succeedeth Jehoash. 17 Amaziah slain by a conspiracy. 21 Azariah succeedeth him. 23 Jeroboam's wicked reign. 29 Zachariah succeedeth

him.

Amaziah's good reign.

B. C. 839.

2 He was twenty and five years old when he began to reign, and reigned twenty and nine years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Jehoaddan of Jerusalem.

3 And he did that which was right in the sight of the LORD, yet not like David his father: he did according to all things as Joash his father did.

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4 Howbeit the high places were not taken away as yet the people did sacrifice and burnt incense on the high places.

5 And it came to pass, as soon as the kingdom was confirmed in his hand, that he slew his servants which a ch. 12. 20. had slain the king his father.

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6 But the children of the murderers he slew not: according unto that which is written in the book of the law of Moses, wherein the LORD commanded, saying, The fathers shall Deut. 24. 16. not be put to death for the children, nor the children be put to death for the fathers; but every man shall be put to death for his own sin.

Ez. 18. 4, 20.

7 He slew of Edom in the valley of salt ten thousand, and took lah by war, and called the name of it Joktheel unto this day.

8 Then Amaziah sent messengers to Jehoash, the son of Jehoahaz son of Jehu, king of Israel, saying, Come, let us look one another in the face. 9 And Jehoash the king of Israel sent to Amaziah king of Judah, saying, The thistle that was in Lebanon sent to the 'cedar that was in Lebanon, saying, Give thy daughter to my son to wife: and there passed by a wild beast that was in Lebanon, and trode down the thistle.

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13 And Jehoash king of Israel took Amaziah king of Judah, the son of Jehoash the son of Ahaziah, at Bethshemesh, and came to Jerusalem, and brake down the wall of Jerusalem

o Neh. 8. 16. & 12.39.

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of reigned rate Ephraim ex. 31. 38.

N the second year of Joash son

Zech. 14. 10.

Amaziah the son of Joash king of Judah.

corner gate, four hundred cubits. 14 And he took all the gold and

† Heb. was smitten.

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B. C. silver, and all the vessels that were about 826. found in the house of the LORD, and in the treasures of the king's house, and hostages, and returned to Samaria.

15 ¶ Now the rest of the acts of Jehoash which he did, and his might, and how he fought with Amaziah king of Judah, are they not written in the book of the Chronicles of the kings of Israel?

16 And Jehoash slept with his fathers, and was buried in Samaria with the kings of Israel; and Jeroboam his son reigned in his stead.

17 ¶ And Amaziah the son of Joash king of Judah lived after the death of Jehoash son of Jehoahaz king of Israel fifteen years.

18 And the rest of the acts of Amaziah, are they not written in the book of the Chronicles of the kings of Judah?

about 825.

ch 13. 12.

2 Chr. 25. 25, kc

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2 Chr. 26. 2.

II. KINGS.

22 He built Elath, and restored it to Judah, after that the king slept with his fathers. 23 In the fifteenth year of Amaziah the son of Joash king of Judah, Jeroboam the son of Joash king of Israel began to reign in Samaria, and reigned forty and one years.

24 And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD: he departed not from all the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin. 25 He restored the coast of Israel from the entering of Hamath unto the sea of the plain, according to the word of the LORD God of Israel, which he spake by the hand of his servant Jonah, the son of Amittai, the prophet, which was of GathJosh. 19. 13. hepher.

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b Jonah 1. 1. Matt. 12. 39, Jonas.

825.

1 Num. 13.

21 & 34.8.

• Deut. S. 17.

822. 4 ch. 13. 4.

26 For the LORD saw the affliction of Israel, that it was very bitter: for Deut 32. 36.there was not any shut up, nor any left, nor any helper for Israel.

27'And the LORD said not that he would blot out the name of Israel from under heaven: but he saved them by the hand of Jeroboam the son of Joash.

fch. 13 5.

28 Now the rest of the acts of Jeroboam, and all that he did, and his might, how he warred, and how he

Azariah's good reign.

recovered Damascus, and Hamath, which belonged to Judah, for Israel, are they not written in the book of the Chronicles of the kings of Israel? 29 And Jeroboam slept with his fathers, even with the kings of Israel; and Zachariah his son reigned in his stead.

CHAPTER XV.

Azariah's good reign. 5 He dieth a leper; and Jotham succeedeth him. 8 Zachariah, the last of Jehu's race, is slain by Shallum. 13 Shallum, reigning a month, is slain by Menahem. 16 Menahem strengtheneth himself. 21 Pekahiah succeedeth him; 23 and is slain by Pekah. 27 Pekah is oppressed by Tiglath-pileser, and slain by Hoshea. 32 Jotham's good reign. 36 Ahaz succeedeth him.

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the twenty and seventh year of Jeroboam king of Israel began Azariah son of Amaziah king of Judah to reign.

2 Sixteen years old was he when he began to reign, and he reigned two and fifty years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Jecholiah of Jerusalem.

3 And he did that which was right in the sight of the LORD, according to all that his father Amaziah had done;

B. C. 822.

82 Sam. 8. 6.

1 Kings 11. 24.2 Chr. 8.3.

After an in

terregnum of
11 years, ch.
15. 8.
784.

8 In the thirty and eighth year of Azariah king of Judah did Zachariah the son of Jeroboam reign over Israel in Samaria six months.

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9 And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, as his fathers had done: he departed not from the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin.

10 And Shallum the son of Jabesh conspired against him, and smote him before the people, and slew him, and reigned in his stead.

11 And the rest of the acts of Zachariah, behold, they are written in the book of the Chronicles of the kings of Israel.

about 10. a ch. 14.

2 Chr. 26. 1, 3, 4.

b ver. 13, 30, & 2 Chr. 26. 1, Uzziah.

12. 3. & 14. 4.

4 Save that the high places were ever. 35. ch. not removed: the people sacrificed and burnt incense still on the high places.

d 2 Chr. 26. 19

-21.

e Lev. 13. 46.

5 ¶ And the LORD smote the king, about 765. so that he was a leper unto the day of his death, and dwelt in a several house. And Jotham the king's son was over the house, judging the people of the land.

6 And the rest of the acts of Azariah, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the Chronicles of the kings of Judah?

7 So Azariah slept with his fathers; and 'they buried him with his fathers in the city of David: and Jotham his son reigned in his stead.

about 758. 2 Chr. 26. 23.

about 773. There having

been an interregnum for 11 years.

about 772. Am. 7. 9.

12 This was the word of the LORD h ch. 10.30. which he spake unto Jehu, saying,

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772.

771. n 1 Chr. 5. 26. Is. 9. 1. Hos. 8. 9.

o ch. 14. 5.

+ Heb. caused to come forth.

761.

II. KINGS,

759.

him, and smote him in Samaria, in
the palace of the king's house, with
Argob and Arieh, and with him fifty
men of the Gileadites: and he killed
him, and reigned in his room.

26 And the rest of the acts of Peka-
Sama-hiah, and all that he did, behold, they
are written in the book of the Chron-
icles of the kings of Israel.

14 For Menahem the son of Gadi went up from Tirzah, and came to Samaria, and smote Shallum the son of Jabesh in Samaria, and slew him, and reigned in his stead.

15 And the rest of the acts of Shal-
lum, and his conspiracy which he
made, behold, they are written in the
book of the Chronicles of the kings
of Israel.
16 Then Menahem smote 'Tiph-
sah, and all that were therein, and the
coasts thereof from Tirzah: because
they opened not to him, therefore he
smote it; and all the women there-
in that were with child he ripped

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up.

17 In the nine and thirtieth year of Azariah king of Judah began Menahem the son of Gadi to reign over Israel, and reigned ten years in Samaria.

19 And Pul the king of Assyria came against the land: and Menahem gave Pul a thousand talents of silver, that his hand might be with him to confirm the kingdom in his hand.

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29 In the days of Pekah king of
Israel came Tiglath-pileser king of
Assyria, and took Ijon, and Abel-
beth-maachah, and Janoah, and Ke-20.
|desh, and Hazor, and Gilead, and
Galilee, all the land of Naphtali, and
carried them captive to Assyria.

30 And Hoshea the son of Elah
made a conspiracy against Pekah the
son of Remaliah, and smote him, and
slew him, and 'reigned in his stead,
in the twentieth year of Jotham the
son of Uzziah.

18 And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD: he departed not all his days from the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin.

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31 And the rest of the acts of Pekah, and all that he did, behold, they are written in the book of the Chronicles of the kings of Israel.

32 In the second year of Pekah the son of Remaliah king of Israel began "Jotham the son of Uzziahu 2 Chr. 27, 1. king of Judah to reign.

33 Five and twenty years old was he when he began to reign, and he reigned sixteen years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Jerusha, the daughter of Zadok.

34 And he did that which was right in the sight of the LORD: he did *according to all that his father Uzziah had done.

35 Howbeit the high places were not removed: the people sacrificed and burned incense still in the high places. He built the higher gate of 2 Chr. 27. §, the house of the LORD.

&c.

20 And Menahem exacted the money of Israel, even of all the mighty men of wealth, of each man fifty shekels of silver, to give to the king of Assyria. So the king of Assyria turned back, and stayed not there in the land.

21 ¶ And the rest of the acts of Menahem, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the Chronicles of the kings of Israel?

22 And Menahem slept with his fathers; and Pekahiah his son reigned in his stead.

of Pekah and Jotham.

23 In the fiftieth year of Azariah
king of Judah, Pekahiah the son of
Menahem began to reign over Israel
in Samaria, and reigned two years.
24 And he did that which was evil
in the sight of the LORD: he depart-
ed not from the sins of Jeroboam the
son of Nebat, who made Israel to
sin.

25 But Pekah the son of Remaliah, a captain of his, conspired against

27 In the two and fiftieth year of Azariah king of Judah, P Pekah the P I8. 7. 1. son of Remaliah began to reign over Israel in Samaria, and reigned twenty years.

28 And he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD: he departed not from the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, who made Israel to sin.

36 Now the rest of the acts of Jotham, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the Chronicles of the kings of Judah?

B. C. 759.

37 In those days the LORD began to send against Judah Rezin the king of Syria, and Pekah the son of Remaliah.

38 And Jotham slept with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the city of David his father and Ahaz his son reigned in his stead.

740.

91 Chr. 5. 26.

Is. 9. 1.

r1 Kings 15.

739.

ch. 17. 1. Hos. 10. S, 7,

15.

I ver. 3.

y ver. 4.

about 742. ach. 16. 5.

Is. 7. 1. b ver. 27.

742.

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