The people of the land took Jeho'ahaz the son of Josi'ah and made him king in his father's stead in Jerusalem.
Jeho'ahaz was twenty-three years old when he began to reign; and he reigned three months in Jerusalem.
Then the king of Egypt deposed him in Jerusalem and laid upon the land a tribute of a hundred talents of silver and a talent of gold.
And the king of Egypt made Eli'akim his brother king over Judah and Jerusalem, and changed his name to Jehoi'akim; but Neco took Jeho'ahaz his brother and carried him to Egypt.
Jehoi'akim was twenty-five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned eleven years in Jerusalem. He did what was evil in the sight of the LORD his God.
Against him came up Nebuchadnez'zar king of Babylon, and bound him in fetters to take him to Babylon.
Nebuchadnez'zar also carried part of the vessels of the house of the LORD to Babylon and put them in his palace in Babylon.
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