2 Chronicles 36:1-4
Judah’s Decline1 aThe people of the land took Jehoahaz the son of Josiah and made him king in his father’s place in Jerusalem. 2Jehoahaz was twenty-three years old when he began to reign, and he reigned three months in Jerusalem. 3Then the king of Egypt deposed him in Jerusalem and blaid on the land a tribute of a hundred talents of silver and a talent ▼
▼A talent was about 75 pounds or 34 kilogramsof gold. 4And the king of Egypt made Eliakim his brother king over Judah and Jerusalem, and changed his name to Jehoiakim. But Neco took Jehoahaz his brother and carried him to Egypt.
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