2 Kings 18:1-8 KJV

1 Now it came to pass in the third year of Hoshea son of Elah king of Israel, that Hezekiaha the son of Ahaz king of Judah began to reign .

References for 2 Kings 18:1

    • ¼ 18:1 - Hezekiah: he is called Ezekias
      2 Twenty and five years old was he when he began to reign ; and he reigned twenty and nine years in Jerusalem. His mother's name also was Abi,b the daughter of Zachariah.

      References for 2 Kings 18:2

        • ½ 18:2 - Abi: also called, Abijah
          3 And he did that which was right in the sight of the LORD, according to all that David his father did .
          4 He removed the high places, and brake the images,c and cut down the groves, and brake in pieces the brasen serpent that Moses had made : for unto those days the children of Israel did burn incense to it: and he called it Nehushtan.

          References for 2 Kings 18:4

            • ¾ 18:4 - images: Heb. statues
              5 He trusted in the LORD God of Israel; so that after him was none like him among all the kings of Judah, nor any that were before him.
              6 For he clave to the LORD, and departed not from following him, but kept his commandments, which the LORD commanded Moses.
              7 And the LORD was with him; and he prospered whithersoever he went forth : and he rebelled against the king of Assyria, and served him not.
              8 He smote the Philistines, even unto Gaza,d and the borders thereof, from the tower of the watchmen to the fenced city.

              References for 2 Kings 18:8

                • ¿ 18:8 - Gaza: Heb. Azzah