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2 Kings 16:2 NLT

2 Ahaz was twenty years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem sixteen years. He did not do what was pleasing in the sight of the LORD his God, as his ancestor David had done.

Study tools for 2 Kings 16:2

  • a 16:3 - Or even making his son pass through the fire.
  • b 16:6 - As in Latin Vulgate; Hebrew reads Rezin king of Aram.
  • c 16:6 - As in Latin Vulgate; Hebrew reads Aram.
  • d 16:6 - As in Greek version, Latin Vulgate, and an alternate reading of the Masoretic Text; the other alternate reads Arameans.
  • e 16:7 - Hebrew your son.
  • f 16:15 - Hebrew the great altar.
  • g 16:18 - The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain.