1 Kings 14:23-29 CEBA

23 They also built shrines, standing stones, and sacred polesa on top of every high hill and under every green tree.

References for 1 Kings 14:23

    •  14:23 - Heb <i>asherim</i>, perhaps objects devoted to the goddess Asherah
      24 Moreover, the consecrated workersb in the land did detestable things, just like those nations that the LORD had removed among the Israelites.

      References for 1 Kings 14:24

        •  14:24 - Traditionally <i>cultic prostitutes</i>
          25 During King Rehoboam's fifth year, King Shishak of Egypt attacked Jerusalem.
          26 He seized the treasures of the LORD's temple and the royal palace. He took everything, even all the gold shields that Solomon had made.
          27 King Rehoboam replaced them with bronze shields and assigned them to the officers of the guard who protected the entrance to the royal palace.
          28 Whenever the king entered the LORD's temple, the guards would carry the shields and then return them to the guardroom.
          29 The rest of Rehoboam's deeds and all that he accomplished, aren't they written in the official records of Judah's kings?