2 Kings 23:5 NIV

5 He did away with the idolatrous priests appointed by the kings of Judah to burn incense on the high places of the towns of Judah and on those around Jerusalem—those who burned incense to Baal, to the sun and moon, to the constellations and to all the starry hosts.

References for 2 Kings 23:5

Study tools for 2 Kings 23:5

  • 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