And Abijamslept with his fathers; and they buried him in the city of David: and Asa his sonreigned in his stead.
And in the twentiethyear of Jeroboamking of IsraelreignedAsa over Judah.10
And forty and oneyearsreigned he in Jerusalem. And his mother'saname was Maachah, the daughter of Abishalom.11
And Asadid that which was right in the eyes of the LORD, as did David his father.12
And he took away the sodomites out of the land, and removed all the idols that his fathers had made .