2 Kings 23:31-33 NIV

Jehoahaz King of Judah

23:31-34pp -- 2Ch 36:2-4

31 Jehoahaz1 was twenty-three years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem three months. His mother's name was Hamutal2 daughter of Jeremiah; she was from Libnah.

References for 2 Kings 23:31

32 He did evil3 in the eyes of the LORD, just as his fathers had done.

References for 2 Kings 23:32

33 Pharaoh Neco put him in chains at Riblah4 in the land of Hamatha5 so that he might not reign in Jerusalem, and he imposed on Judah a levy of a hundred talentsb of silver and a talentc of gold.

References for 2 Kings 23:33

    • e 23:33 - Hebrew; Septuagint (see also 2 Chron. 36:3) "Neco at Riblah in Hamath removed him"
    • f 23:33 - That is, about 3 3/4 tons (about 3.4 metric tons)
    • g 23:33 - That is, about 75 pounds (about 34 kilograms)