2 Kings 13:1-9 NAS

Kings of Israel: Jehoahaz and Jehoash

1 In the twenty-third * year of Joash the son of Ahaziah, king of Judah, Jehoahaz the son of Jehu became king over Israel at Samaria, and he reigned seventeen * years.

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      2 He did evil in the sight of the LORD, and followed * the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, 1with which he made Israel sin; he did not turn from them.

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      3 2So the anger of the LORD was kindled against Israel, and He gave them continually * into the hand of 3Hazael king of Aram, and into the hand of 4Ben-hadad the son of Hazael.

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      4 Then 5Jehoahaz entreated the favor of the LORD, and the LORD listened to him; for 6He saw the oppression of Israel, how the king of Aram oppressed them.

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      5 The LORD gave Israel a a7deliverer, so that they bescaped from under the hand of the Arameans; and the sons of Israel lived in their tents as formerly *.

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        • ě 13:5 - Or "savior"
        • Ĝ 13:5 - Lit "went out"
          6 Nevertheless they did not turn away from the sins of the house of Jeroboam, 8with which he made Israel sin, but walked in cthem; and 9the Asherah also remained standing in Samaria.

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          7 For he left to Jehoahaz of the darmy not more * than * fifty horsemen and ten chariots and 10,000 * footmen, for the king of Aram had destroyed them and 10made them like the dust at threshing.

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            • Ğ 13:7 - Lit "people"
              8 Now the rest of the acts of Jehoahaz, and all that he did and his might, are they not written in the Book of the Chronicles * of the Kings of Israel?
              9 And Jehoahaz slept with his fathers, and they buried him in Samaria; and Joash his son became king in his place.