He also removed his mother Maacah from being queen mother, because she had made an abominable image for Asherah; Asa cut down her image and burned it at the Wadi Kidron.
But the high places were not taken away. Nevertheless the heart of Asa was true to the Lord all his days.
He brought into the house of the Lord the votive gifts of his father and his own votive gifts—silver, gold, and utensils.
There was war between Asa and King Baasha of Israel all their days.