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2 Kings 15

NLT 1 Uzziah son of Amaziah began to rule over Judah in the twenty-seventh year of the reign of King Jeroboam II of Israel. NIV 1 In the twenty-seventh year of Jeroboam king of Israel, Azariah son of Amaziah king of Judah began to reign. NLT 2 He was sixteen years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem fifty-two years. His mother was Jecoliah from Jerusalem. NIV 2 He was sixteen years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem fifty-two years. His mother's name was Jecoliah; she was from Jerusalem. NLT 3 He did what was pleasing in the ’s sight, just as his father, Amaziah, had done. NIV 3 He did what was right in the eyes of the LORD, just as his father Amaziah had done. NLT 4 But he did not destroy the pagan shrines, and the people still offered sacrifices and burned incense there. NIV 4 The high places, however, were not removed; the people continued to offer sacrifices and burn incense there. NLT 5 The struck the king with leprosy, which lasted until the day he died. He lived in isolation in a separate house. The king’s son Jotham was put in charge of the royal palace, and he governed the people of the land. NIV 5 The LORD afflicted the king with leprosy until the day he died, and he lived in a separate house. Jotham the king's son had charge of the palace and governed the people of the land. NLT 6 The rest of the events in Uzziah’s reign and everything he did are recorded in NIV 6 As for the other events of Azariah's reign, and all he did, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Judah? NLT 7 When Uzziah died, he was buried with his ancestors in the City of David. And his son Jotham became the next king. NIV 7 Azariah rested with his fathers and was buried near them in the City of David. And Jotham his son succeeded him as king. NLT 8 Zechariah son of Jeroboam II began to rule over Israel in the thirty-eighth year of King Uzziah’s reign in Judah. He reigned in Samaria six months. NIV 8 In the thirty-eighth year of Azariah king of Judah, Zechariah son of Jeroboam became king of Israel in Samaria, and he reigned six months. NLT 9 Zechariah did what was evil in the ’s sight, as his ancestors had done. He refused to turn from the sins that Jeroboam son of Nebat had led Israel to commit. NIV 9 He did evil in the eyes of the LORD, as his fathers had done. He did not turn away from the sins of Jeroboam son of Nebat, which he had caused Israel to commit. NLT 10 Then Shallum son of Jabesh conspired against Zechariah, assassinated him in public, and became the next king. NIV 10 Shallum son of Jabesh conspired against Zechariah. He attacked him in front of the people, assassinated him and succeeded him as king. NLT 11 The rest of the events in Zechariah’s reign are recorded in NIV 11 The other events of Zechariah's reign are written in the book of the annals of the kings of Israel. NLT 12 So the ’s message to Jehu came true: “Your descendants will be kings of Israel down to the fourth generation.” NIV 12 So the word of the LORD spoken to Jehu was fulfilled: "Your descendants will sit on the throne of Israel to the fourth generation." NLT 13 Shallum son of Jabesh began to rule over Israel in the thirty-ninth year of King Uzziah’s reign in Judah. Shallum reigned in Samaria only one month. NIV 13 Shallum son of Jabesh became king in the thirty-ninth year of Uzziah king of Judah, and he reigned in Samaria one month. NLT 14 Then Menahem son of Gadi went to Samaria from Tirzah and assassinated him, and he became the next king. NIV 14 Then Menahem son of Gadi went from Tirzah up to Samaria. He attacked Shallum son of Jabesh in Samaria, assassinated him and succeeded him as king. NLT 15 The rest of the events in Shallum’s reign, including his conspiracy, are recorded in NIV 15 The other events of Shallum's reign, and the conspiracy he led, are written in the book of the annals of the kings of Israel. NLT 16 At that time Menahem destroyed the town of Tappuah and all the surrounding countryside as far as Tirzah, because its citizens refused to surrender the town. He killed the entire population and ripped open the pregnant women. NIV 16 At that time Menahem, starting out from Tirzah, attacked Tiphsah and everyone in the city and its vicinity, because they refused to open their gates. He sacked Tiphsah and ripped open all the pregnant women. NLT 17 Menahem son of Gadi began to rule over Israel in the thirty-ninth year of King Uzziah’s reign in Judah. He reigned in Samaria ten years. NIV 17 In the thirty-ninth year of Azariah king of Judah, Menahem son of Gadi became king of Israel, and he reigned in Samaria ten years. NLT 18 But Menahem did what was evil in the ’s sight. During his entire reign, he refused to turn from the sins that Jeroboam son of Nebat had led Israel to commit. NIV 18 He did evil in the eyes of the LORD. During his entire reign he did not turn away from the sins of Jeroboam son of Nebat, which he had caused Israel to commit. NLT 19 Then King Tiglath-pileser of Assyria invaded the land. But Menahem paid him thirty-seven tons of silver to gain his support in tightening his grip on royal power. NIV 19 Then Pul king of Assyria invaded the land, and Menahem gave him a thousand talents of silver to gain his support and strengthen his own hold on the kingdom. NLT 20 Menahem extorted the money from the rich of Israel, demanding that each of them pay fifty pieces of silver to the king of Assyria. So the king of Assyria turned from attacking Israel and did not stay in the land. NIV 20 Menahem exacted this money from Israel. Every wealthy man had to contribute fifty shekels of silver to be given to the king of Assyria. So the king of Assyria withdrew and stayed in the land no longer. NLT 21 The rest of the events in Menahem’s reign and everything he did are recorded in NIV 21 As for the other events of Menahem's reign, and all he did, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Israel? NLT 22 When Menahem died, his son Pekahiah became the next king. NIV 22 Menahem rested with his fathers. And Pekahiah his son succeeded him as king. NLT 23 Pekahiah son of Menahem began to rule over Israel in the fiftieth year of King Uzziah’s reign in Judah. He reigned in Samaria two years. NIV 23 In the fiftieth year of Azariah king of Judah, Pekahiah son of Menahem became king of Israel in Samaria, and he reigned two years. NLT 24 But Pekahiah did what was evil in the ’s sight. He refused to turn from the sins that Jeroboam son of Nebat had led Israel to commit. NIV 24 Pekahiah did evil in the eyes of the LORD. He did not turn away from the sins of Jeroboam son of Nebat, which he had caused Israel to commit. NLT 25 Then Pekah son of Remaliah, the commander of Pekahiah’s army, conspired against him. With fifty men from Gilead, Pekah assassinated the king, along with Argob and Arieh, in the citadel of the palace at Samaria. And Pekah reigned in his place. NIV 25 One of his chief officers, Pekah son of Remaliah, conspired against him. Taking fifty men of Gilead with him, he assassinated Pekahiah, along with Argob and Arieh, in the citadel of the royal palace at Samaria. So Pekah killed Pekahiah and succeeded him as king. NLT 26 The rest of the events in Pekahiah’s reign and everything he did are recorded in NIV 26 The other events of Pekahiah's reign, and all he did, are written in the book of the annals of the kings of Israel. NLT 27 Pekah son of Remaliah began to rule over Israel in the fifty-second year of King Uzziah’s reign in Judah. He reigned in Samaria twenty years. NIV 27 In the fifty-second year of Azariah king of Judah, Pekah son of Remaliah became king of Israel in Samaria, and he reigned twenty years. NLT 28 But Pekah did what was evil in the ’s sight. He refused to turn from the sins that Jeroboam son of Nebat had led Israel to commit. NIV 28 He did evil in the eyes of the LORD. He did not turn away from the sins of Jeroboam son of Nebat, which he had caused Israel to commit. NLT 29 During Pekah’s reign, King Tiglath-pileser of Assyria attacked Israel again, and he captured the towns of Ijon, Abel-beth-maacah, Janoah, Kedesh, and Hazor. He also conquered the regions of Gilead, Galilee, and all of Naphtali, and he took the people to Assyria as captives. NIV 29 In the time of Pekah king of Israel, Tiglath-Pileser king of Assyria came and took Ijon, Abel Beth Maacah, Janoah, Kedesh and Hazor. He took Gilead and Galilee, including all the land of Naphtali, and deported the people to Assyria. NLT 30 Then Hoshea son of Elah conspired against Pekah and assassinated him. He began to rule over Israel in the twentieth year of Jotham son of Uzziah. NIV 30 Then Hoshea son of Elah conspired against Pekah son of Remaliah. He attacked and assassinated him, and then succeeded him as king in the twentieth year of Jotham son of Uzziah. NLT 31 The rest of the events in Pekah’s reign and everything he did are recorded in NIV 31 As for the other events of Pekah's reign, and all he did, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Israel? NLT 32 Jotham son of Uzziah began to rule over Judah in the second year of King Pekah’s reign in Israel. NIV 32 In the second year of Pekah son of Remaliah king of Israel, Jotham son of Uzziah king of Judah began to reign. NLT 33 He was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem sixteen years. His mother was Jerusha, the daughter of Zadok. NIV 33 He was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem sixteen years. His mother's name was Jerusha daughter of Zadok. NLT 34 Jotham did what was pleasing in the ’s sight. He did everything his father, Uzziah, had done. NIV 34 He did what was right in the eyes of the LORD, just as his father Uzziah had done. NLT 35 But he did not destroy the pagan shrines, and the people still offered sacrifices and burned incense there. He rebuilt the upper gate of the Temple of the . NIV 35 The high places, however, were not removed; the people continued to offer sacrifices and burn incense there. Jotham rebuilt the Upper Gate of the temple of the LORD. NLT 36 The rest of the events in Jotham’s reign and everything he did are recorded in NIV 36 As for the other events of Jotham's reign, and what he did, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Judah? NLT 37 In those days the began to send King Rezin of Aram and King Pekah of Israel to attack Judah. NIV 37 (In those days the LORD began to send Rezin king of Aram and Pekah son of Remaliah against Judah.) NLT 38 When Jotham died, he was buried with his ancestors in the City of David. And his son Ahaz became the next king. NIV 38 Jotham rested with his fathers and was buried with them in the City of David, the city of his father. And Ahaz his son succeeded him as king.