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2 Kings 23:8 NIV

8 Josiah brought all the priests from the towns of Judah and desecrated the high places, from Geba to Beersheba, where the priests had burned incense. He broke down the gateway at the entrance of the Gate of Joshua, the city governor, which was on the left of the city gate.

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Study tools for 2 Kings 23:8

  • 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