Bible VersionsNIV1 Kings 15:10; 1 Kings 15:13
1 Kings 15:10; 1 Kings 15:13 (New International Version)
and he reigned in Jerusalem forty-one years. His grandmother's name was Maacah daughter of Abishalom.
He even deposed his grandmother Maacah from her position as queen mother, because she had made a repulsive Asherah pole. Asa cut the pole down and burned it in the Kidron Valley.
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