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2 Kings 15:37

Overview - 2 Kings 15
Azariah's good reign.
He dying a leper, Jotham succeeds.
Zachariah the last of Jehu's generation, reigning ill, is slain by Shallum.
13 Shallum, reigning a month, is slain by Menahem.
16 Menahem strengthens himself by Pul.
21 Pekahiah succeeds him.
23 Pekahiah is slain by Pekah.
27 Pekah is oppressed by Tiglath-pileser, and slain by Hoshea.
32 Jotham's good reign.
36 Ahaz succeeds him.
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2 Kings 15:37  (King James Version)
In those days the LORD began to send against Judah Rezin the king of Syria, and Pekah the son of Remaliah.
 


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M. 3262. B.C. 742. In those days.
"At the end of Jotham's reign." This Jotham died at forty-one. He was too great a blessing to be continued long to such an unworthy people. His death was a judgment, especially considering the character of Ahaz, his son and successor: for we read, ( 16:3 (16:3)Ahaz made his son pass through the fire. This son may have been Hezekiah, who served the Lord, and whose prayer in sickness was most graciously herd and answered.
Isaiah 38:1-22

began
10:32 1 Samuel 3:12 ; Jeremiah 25:29 ; Luke 21:28

to send
Deuteronomy 28:48 ; Psalms 78:49 ; Isaiah 10:5-7 ; Jeremiah 16:16 ; 43:10

Rezin
16:5 2 Chronicles 28:6 ; Isaiah 7:1 Isaiah 7:8 ; Hosea 5:12 Hosea 5:13

Pekah
15:27
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