Parallel Bible results for 2 Kings 21:19-26

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2 Kings 21:19-26

NLT 19 Amon was twenty-two years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem two years. His mother was Meshullemeth, the daughter of Haruz from Jotbah. NIV 19 Amon was twenty-two years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem two years. His mother's name was Meshullemeth daughter of Haruz; she was from Jotbah. NLT 20 He did what was evil in the ’s sight, just as his father, Manasseh, had done. NIV 20 He did evil in the eyes of the LORD, as his father Manasseh had done. NLT 21 He followed the example of his father, worshiping the same idols his father had worshiped. NIV 21 He walked in all the ways of his father; he worshiped the idols his father had worshiped, and bowed down to them. NLT 22 He abandoned the , the God of his ancestors, and he refused to follow the ’s ways. NIV 22 He forsook the LORD, the God of his fathers, and did not walk in the way of the LORD. NLT 23 Then Amon’s own officials conspired against him and assassinated him in his palace. NIV 23 Amon's officials conspired against him and assassinated the king in his palace. NLT 24 But the people of the land killed all those who had conspired against King Amon, and they made his son Josiah the next king. NIV 24 Then the people of the land killed all who had plotted against King Amon, and they made Josiah his son king in his place. NLT 25 The rest of the events in Amon’s reign and what he did are recorded in NIV 25 As for the other events of Amon's reign, and what he did, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Judah? NLT 26 He was buried in his tomb in the garden of Uzza. Then his son Josiah became the next king. NIV 26 He was buried in his grave in the garden of Uzza. And Josiah his son succeeded him as king.