2 Chronicles 36:1-6 NIV

1 And the people1 of the land took Jehoahaz son of Josiah and made him king in Jerusalem in place of his father.

References for 2 Chronicles 36:1

Jehoahaz King of Judah

36:2-4pp -- 2Ki 23:31-34

2 Jehoahaza was twenty-three years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem three months.

References for 2 Chronicles 36:2

    • a 36:2 - Hebrew "Joahaz," a variant of "Jehoahaz"; also in verse 4
      3 The king of Egypt dethroned him in Jerusalem and imposed on Judah a levy of a hundred talentsb of silver and a talentc of gold.

      References for 2 Chronicles 36:3

        • b 36:3 - That is, about 3 3/4 tons (about 3.4 metric tons)
        • c 36:3 - That is, about 75 pounds (about 34 kilograms)
          4 The king of Egypt made Eliakim, a brother of Jehoahaz, king over Judah and Jerusalem and changed Eliakim's name to Jehoiakim. But Neco2 took Eliakim's brother Jehoahaz and carried him off to Egypt.3

          References for 2 Chronicles 36:4

          Jehoiakim King of Judah

          36:5-8pp -- 2Ki 23:36-24:6

          5 Jehoiakim4 was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem eleven years. He did evil in the eyes of the LORD his God.

          References for 2 Chronicles 36:5

          6 Nebuchadnezzar5 king of Babylon attacked him and bound him with bronze shackles to take him to Babylon.6

          References for 2 Chronicles 36:6