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2 Chronicles 24:17-22

NIV 17 After the death of Jehoiada, the officials of Judah came and paid homage to the king, and he listened to them. NIV 17 After the death of Jehoiada, the officials of Judah came and paid homage to the king, and he listened to them. NIV 18 They abandoned the temple of the LORD, the God of their fathers, and worshiped Asherah poles and idols. Because of their guilt, God's anger came upon Judah and Jerusalem. NIV 18 They abandoned the temple of the LORD, the God of their fathers, and worshiped Asherah poles and idols. Because of their guilt, God's anger came upon Judah and Jerusalem. NIV 19 Although the LORD sent prophets to the people to bring them back to him, and though they testified against them, they would not listen. NIV 19 Although the LORD sent prophets to the people to bring them back to him, and though they testified against them, they would not listen. NIV 20 Then the Spirit of God came upon Zechariah son of Jehoiada the priest. He stood before the people and said, "This is what God says: 'Why do you disobey the LORD's commands? You will not prosper. Because you have forsaken the LORD, he has forsaken you.' " NIV 20 Then the Spirit of God came upon Zechariah son of Jehoiada the priest. He stood before the people and said, "This is what God says: 'Why do you disobey the LORD's commands? You will not prosper. Because you have forsaken the LORD, he has forsaken you.' " NIV 21 But they plotted against him, and by order of the king they stoned him to death in the courtyard of the LORD's temple. NIV 21 But they plotted against him, and by order of the king they stoned him to death in the courtyard of the LORD's temple. NIV 22 King Joash did not remember the kindness Zechariah's father Jehoiada had shown him but killed his son, who said as he lay dying, "May the LORD see this and call you to account." NIV 22 King Joash did not remember the kindness Zechariah's father Jehoiada had shown him but killed his son, who said as he lay dying, "May the LORD see this and call you to account."