2 kings 24 1 7 24 24 the babylonian exile the

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Unformatted text preview: es. (2 Kings 24: 1-7) 24 24 The Babylonian Exile The Jehoiachin was eighteen years old when he began to reign; he Jehoiachin reigned for three months in Jerusalem. … 9He did what was evil He in the sight of the Lord, just as his father had done. in 10 At that time the servants of King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon 14 came up to Jerusalem, and the city was besieged…. 14He He carried away all Jerusalem, all the officials, all the warriors, ten thousand captives, all the artisans and the smiths; no one 15 remained, except the poorest people of the land. 15He carried He away Jehoiachin to Babylon; the king’’s mother, the king’s s away wives, his officials, and the elite of the land, he took into 16 captivity from Jerusalem to Babylon. 16The king of Babylon The brought captive to Babylon all the men of valour, seven thousand, the artisans and the smiths, one thousand, all of 17 them strong and fit for war. 17The king of Babylon made The Mattaniah, Jehoiachin’s uncle, king in his place, and changed his name to Zedekiah. (2 Kings 24:8-17) his 8 The Babylonian Chronicle The The seventh year, in the month of Kislev, the king of Akkad mustered his troops, marched on Hatti, and set up his quarters facing the city of Yehud. In the month of Adar, the second day, he took the city and captured the king. He installed there a king of his choice. He colle[cted] its massive tribute and went back to Babylon.” The Babylonian Exile The Zedekiah was twenty-one years old when he began to reign; Zedekiah he reigned for eleven years in Jerusalem….19He did what was he He evil in the sight of the Lord, just as Jehoiakim had done . evil 20 20Indeed, Jerusalem and Judah so angered the Lord that he Indeed, expelled them from his presence. Zedekiah rebelled against the king of Babylon. king 251And in the ninth year of his reign, in the tenth month, on the And tenth day of the month, King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon came tenth King with all his army against Jerusalem, and laid siege to it; they with and built siege-wor...
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