Then the king1stood in his place and 2made a covenantbefore the LORD to walkafter the LORD, and to keep His commandments and His testimonies and His statutes with all his heart and with all his soul, to perform the words of the covenantwritten in thisbook.
Moreover, he made all who were present in Jerusalem and Benjamin to stand with him. So the inhabitants of Jerusalemdid according to the covenant of God, the God of their fathers.
33Josiah3removedall the abominations from all the lands belonging to the sons of Israel, and made all who were present in Israel to serve the LORD their God. Throughout his alifetime they did not turn from following the LORDGod of their fathers.