|Overview - 2 Kings 25|
|1||Jerusalem is besieged.|
|4||Zedekiah taken, his sons slain, his eyes put out.|
|8||Nebuzar-adan defaces the city, carries the remnant, except a few poor labourers, into captivity;|
|13||and spoils and carries away the treasures.|
|18||The nobles are slain at Riblah.|
|22||Gedaliah, who was over them that remained, being slain, the rest flee into Egypt.|
|27||Evil-merodach advances Jehoiachin in his court.|
2 Kings 25:19 (King James Version)
And out of the city he took an officer that was set over the men of war, and five men of them that were in the king's presence, which were found in the city, and the principal scribe of the host, which mustered the people of the land, and threescore men of the people of the land that were found in the city:
- or, eunuch. were in the king's presence. Hebrew saw
- the king's face.
- Esther 1:14
- or, scribe of the captain of the host.