2 Chronicles 36:1-8 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

          7 Nebuchadnezzar also took to Babylon articles from the temple of the LORD and put them in his templed there.7

          References for 2 Chronicles 36:7

            • d 36:7 - Or "palace"
              8 The other events of Jehoiakim's reign, the detestable things he did and all that was found against him, are written in the book of the kings of Israel and Judah. And Jehoiachin his son succeeded him as king.