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2 Chronicles 27 :: Legacy Standard Bible (LSB)

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Jotham Reigns over Judah

(2Ki 15:32–38 )
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:1 -

Jotham was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned sixteen years in Jerusalem. And his mother’s name was Jerushah the daughter of Zadok.

Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:2 - And he did what was right in the sight of Yahweh, according to all that his father Uzziah had done; however he did not enter the temple of Yahweh. But the people continued acting corruptly.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:3 - He built the upper gate of the house of Yahweh, and he built extensively the wall of Ophel.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:4 - Moreover, he built cities in the hill country of Judah, and he built fortresses and towers on the wooded hills.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:5 - He fought also with the king of the sons of Ammon and prevailed over them. So the sons of Ammon gave him during that year [fn]100 talents of silver, [fn]10,000 kors of wheat, and 10,000 of barley. The sons of Ammon also brought back to him this amount in the second and in the third year.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:6 - So Jotham became strong because he established his ways before Yahweh his God.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:7 - Now the rest of the acts of Jotham, even all his wars and his ways, behold, they are written in the Book of the Kings of Israel and Judah.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:8 - He was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned sixteen years in Jerusalem.
Unchecked Copy Box2Ch 27:9 - And Jotham slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the city of David; and Ahaz his son became king in his place.
LSB Footnotes
Approx. 3.75 tons or 3.4 metric tons, a talent was approx. 75 lb. or 34 kg
Approx. 65,000 bu. or 2,300 metric tons, a kor was approx. 6.5 bu. or 230 l
Approx. 3.75 tons or 3.4 metric tons, a talent was approx. 75 lb. or 34 kg
Approx. 65,000 bu. or 2,300 metric tons, a kor was approx. 6.5 bu. or 230 l
Approx. 3.75 tons or 3.4 metric tons, a talent was approx. 75 lb. or 34 kg
Approx. 65,000 bu. or 2,300 metric tons, a kor was approx. 6.5 bu. or 230 l
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