|Overview - 2 Kings 12|
|1||Jehoash reigns well all the days of Jehoiada.|
|4||He gives order for the repair of the temple.|
|17||Hazael is diverted from Jerusalem by a present of the hallowed treasures.|
|19||Jehoash being slain, Amaziah succeeds him.|
2 Kings 12:18 (King James Version)
And Jehoash king of Judah took all the hallowed things that Jehoshaphat, and Jehoram, and Ahaziah, his fathers, kings of Judah, had dedicated, and his own hallowed things, and all the gold that was found in the treasures of the house of the LORD, and in the king's house, and sent it to Hazael king of Syria: and he went away from Jerusalem.
- took all the hallowed
- He dearly bought, by such unhallowed means, a peace which was of short duration; for the next year Hazael returned, and Jehoash having no more treasures, was obliged to hazard a battle, which he lost, and the principal part of his nobility, so that Judah was totally ruined, and Jehoash soon after slain in his bed by his own servants.
- 2 Kings 18:15 2 Kings 18:16 1 Kings 15:18 ; 2 Chronicles 16:2
- went away
- Hebrew went up.