2 Kings 23:1

Overview - 2 Kings 23
Josiah causes the book to be read in a solemn assembly.
He renews the covenant of the Lord.
He destroys idolatry.
15 He burns dead men's bones upon the altar of Beth-el, as was fore-prophesied.
21 He keeps a most solemn passover.
24 He puts away witches and all abomination.
26 God's final wrath against Judah.
29 Josiah, provoking Pharaoh-nechoh, is slain at Megiddo.
31 Jehoahaz, succeeding him, is imprisoned by Pharaoh-nechoh, who makes Jehoiakim king.
36 Jehoiakim's wicked reign.
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2 Kings 23:1  (King James Version)
And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem.

the king
Deuteronomy 31:28 ; 2 Samuel 6:1 ; 2 Chronicles 29:20 ; 30:2 2 Chronicles 34:29 2 Chronicles 34:30-33