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2 Chronicles 33:11

Overview - 2 Chronicles 33
Manasseh's wicked reign.
He sets up idolatry, and will not be admonished.
11 He is carried into Babylon.
12 Upon his prayer to God he is released and puts down idolatry.
18 His acts.
20 He dying, Amon succeeds him;
21 who is slain by his servants.
25 The murderers being slain, Josiah succeeds him.
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2 Chronicles 33:11  (King James Version)
Wherefore the LORD brought upon them the captains of the host of the king of Assyria, which took Manasseh among the thorns, and bound him with fetters, and carried him to Babylon.
 


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M. 3327. B.C. 677. the Lord.
Deuteronomy 28:36 ; Job 36:8

the captains
Isaiah 10:8 ; 36:9

of the king
Hebrew which were the king's.
Nehemiah 9:32 Nehemiah 9:37 ; Isaiah 5:26-30 ; 7:18-20

among the thorns
The word {bachochim} may possibly her signify with fetters or chains, as the kindred word {chachim} denotes, Ezekiel 19:4 ,9. The Syriac and Arabic have alive, probably reading {bechayim}.
1 Samuel 13:6 ; Lamentations 3:7

bound him
2 Kings 23:33 ; 25:6 Job 36:8-11 ; Psalms 107:10-14

fetters
or, chains.
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