2 Kings 21:3

Overview - 2 Kings 21
Manasseh's reign.
His great idolatry.
10 His wickedness causes prophecies against Judah.
17 Amon succeeds him.
19 Amon's wicked reign.
23 He being slain by his servants, and those murderers slain by the people, Josiah is made king.
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2 Kings 21:3  (King James Version)
For he built up again the high places which Hezekiah his father had destroyed; and he reared up altars for Baal, and made a grove, as did Ahab king of Israel; and worshipped all the host of heaven, and served them.
 


the high places
2 Kings 18:4 2 Kings 18:22 2 Chronicles 32:12 ; 34:3

he reared
10:18-20 1 Kings 16:31-33 ; 1 Kings 18:21 1 Kings 18:26

a grove
Rather, as we have before remarked, Asherah or Astarte. So Castel defines Asherah to be {Simulacrum ligneum Astart dicatum;} "A wooden image dedicated to Astarte."

Ahab
2 Kings 8:18 2 Kings 8:27 Micah 6:16

and worshipped
17:16 23:4 Deuteronomy 4:19 ; 17:3 2 Chronicles 33:3-5 ; Job 31:26
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