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Passage Lookup: 2 Kings 23:36-24:20

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2 Kings 23:36
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Jehoiakim(bq) was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem eleven years. His mother's name was Zebidah daughter of Pedaiah; she was from Rumah.
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2 Kings 23:37
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And he did evil(br) in the eyes of the Lord , just as his predecessors had done.
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2 Kings 24:1
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During Jehoiakim's reign, Nebuchadnezzar(a) king of Babylon invaded(b) the land, and Jehoiakim became his vassal for three years. But then he turned against Nebuchadnezzar and rebelled.(c)
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2 Kings 24:2
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The Lord sent Babylonian,[a](d) Aramean,(e) Moabite and Ammonite raiders(f) against him to destroy(g) Judah, in accordance with the word of the Lord proclaimed by his servants the prophets.(h)
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2 Kings 24:3
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Surely these things happened to Judah according to the Lord 's command,(i) in order to remove them from his presence(j) because of the sins of Manasseh(k) and all he had done,
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2 Kings 24:4
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including the shedding of innocent blood.(l) For he had filled Jerusalem with innocent blood, and the Lord was not willing to forgive.(m)
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2 Kings 24:5
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As for the other events of Jehoiakim's reign,(n) and all he did, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Judah?
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2 Kings 24:6
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Jehoiakim rested(o) with his ancestors. And Jehoiachin(p) his son succeeded him as king.
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2 Kings 24:7
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The king of Egypt(q) did not march out from his own country again, because the king of Babylon(r) had taken all his territory, from the Wadi of Egypt to the Euphrates River.
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2 Kings 24:8
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Jehoiachin King of Judah(s)

Jehoiachin(t) was eighteen years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem three months. His mother's name was Nehushta(u) daughter of Elnathan; she was from Jerusalem.
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2 Kings 24:9
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He did evil(v) in the eyes of the Lord , just as his father had done.
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2 Kings 24:10
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At that time the officers of Nebuchadnezzar(w) king of Babylon advanced on Jerusalem and laid siege to it,
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2 Kings 24:11
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and Nebuchadnezzar himself came up to the city while his officers were besieging it.
2 Kings 24:12
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Jehoiachin king of Judah, his mother, his attendants, his nobles and his officials all surrendered(x) to him. In the eighth year of the reign of the king of Babylon, he took Jehoiachin prisoner.
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2 Kings 24:13
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As the Lord had declared,(y) Nebuchadnezzar removed the treasures(z) from the temple of the Lord and from the royal palace, and cut up the gold articles(aa) that Solomon(ab) king of Israel had made for the temple of the Lord .
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2 Kings 24:14
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He carried all Jerusalem into exile:(ac) all the officers and fighting men,(ad) and all the skilled workers and artisans—a total of ten thousand. Only the poorest(ae) people of the land were left.
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2 Kings 24:15
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Nebuchadnezzar took Jehoiachin(af) captive to Babylon. He also took from Jerusalem to Babylon the king's mother,(ag) his wives, his officials and the prominent people(ah) of the land.
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2 Kings 24:16
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The king of Babylon also deported to Babylon the entire force of seven thousand fighting men, strong and fit for war, and a thousand skilled workers and artisans.(ai)
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2 Kings 24:17
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He made Mattaniah, Jehoiachin's uncle, king in his place and changed his name to Zedekiah.(aj)
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2 Kings 24:18
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Zedekiah(al) was twenty-one years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem eleven years. His mother's name was Hamutal(am) daughter of Jeremiah; she was from Libnah.
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2 Kings 24:19
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He did evil(an) in the eyes of the Lord , just as Jehoiakim had done.
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2 Kings 24:20
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It was because of the Lord 's anger that all this happened to Jerusalem and Judah, and in the end he thrust(ao) them from his presence.(ap)

The Fall of Jerusalem(aq)(ar)(as)

Now Zedekiah rebelled against the king of Babylon.
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