2 Kings 15:1-7 CSB

Judah's King Azariah

1 In the twenty-seventh year of Israel's King Jeroboam, Azariaha son of Amaziah became king of Judah.

References for 2 Kings 15:1

    • a 15:1 - Uzziah in 2 Ch
      2 He was 16 years old when he became king; he reigned 52 years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Jecoliah; [she was] from Jerusalem.
      3 Azariah did what was right in the Lord's sight just as his father Amaziah had done.
      4 Yet, the high places were not taken away; the people continued sacrificing and burning incense on the high places.b

      References for 2 Kings 15:4

        • b 15:4 - 2 Ch 26:3-4
          5 The Lord afflicted the king, and he had a serious skin disease until the day of his death. He lived in a separate house,cdwhile Jotham, the king's son, was over the household governing the people of the land.e

          References for 2 Kings 15:5

            • c 15:5 - Lit a house of freedom or of exemption
            • d 15:5 - Lv 13:46
            • e 15:5 - 2 Ch 26:16-21
              6 The rest of the events of Azariah's [reign], along with all his accomplishments, are written about in the Historical Record of Judah's Kings.
              7 Azariah rested with his fathers, and he was buried with his fathers in the city of David. His son Jotham became king in his place.f

              References for 2 Kings 15:7

                • f 15:7 - 2 Ch 26:22-23