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2 Kings 9:22 NIV

22 When Joram saw Jehu he asked, “Have you come in peace, Jehu?” “How can there be peace,” Jehu replied, “as long as all the idolatry and witchcraft of your mother Jezebel abound?”

References for 2 Kings 9:22

Study tools for 2 Kings 9:22

  • a 9:8 - Or "Israel—every ruler or leader"
  • b 9:15 - Hebrew "Jehoram," a variant of "Joram" ; also in verses 17 and 21-24
  • c 9:26 - See 1 Kings 21:19.
  • d 9:27 - Or "fled by way of the garden house"
  • e 9:31 - Or "“Was there peace for Zimri, who murdered his master?”"
  • f 9:36 - See 1 Kings 21:23.