2 Kings 10:27

Overview - 2 Kings 10
Jehu, by his letters, causes seventy of Ahab's children to be beheaded.
He excuses the fact by the prophecy of Elijah.
12 At the shearing house he slays two and forty of Ahaziah's brethren.
15 He takes Jehonadab into his company.
18 By subtilty he destroys all the worshippers of Baal.
29 Jehu follows Jeroboam's sins.
32 Hazael oppresses Israel.
34 Jehoahaz succeeds Jehu.
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2 Kings 10:27  (King James Version)
And they brake down the image of Baal, and brake down the house of Baal, and made it a draught house unto this day.
 


brake down the image
18:4 23:7-14 Leviticus 26:30 ; Deuteronomy 7:5 Deuteronomy 7:25 ; 1 Kings 16:32 ; 2 Chronicles 34:3-7

made it a draught house
This was an ancient mode of degradation, which still continues in the East; and we are informed, that Abbas the Great, king of Persia, having conquered Bagdad, treated the tomb of Hanifah, one of the fathers of the church among the Turks, in a similar manner.
Ezra 6:11 ; Daniel 2:5 ; 3:29
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