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2 Kings 23:4 NIV

4 The king ordered Hilkiah the high priest, the priests next in rank and the doorkeepers to remove from the temple of the LORD all the articles made for Baal and Asherah and all the starry hosts. He burned them outside Jerusalem in the fields of the Kidron Valley and took the ashes to Bethel.

References for 2 Kings 23:4

Study tools for 2 Kings 23:4

  • a 23:11 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.
  • b 23:27 - 1 Kings 8:29
  • c 23:33 - That is, about 3 3/4 tons or about 3.4 metric tons
  • d 23:33 - That is, about 75 pounds or about 34 kilograms