1 In the second year of Joash son of Jehoahaz, king of Israel, Amaziah son of Joash became king of Judah.
2Kgs 13:10 2Chr 25:1-4 1Chr 3:12 2Kgs 14:15
2 He was twenty-five years old when he came to the throne, and he reigned for twenty-nine years in Jerusalem. His mother's name was Jehoaddin of Jerusalem.
3 He did what Yahweh regards as right, though not like his ancestor David; he imitated his father Joash in all respects.
1Kgs 11:4 1Kgs 15:3 1Pet 1:18 2Chr 24:2 2Chr 24:17 2Chr 25:2-3 2Chr 25:14-16
4 The high places, however, were not abolished, and the people still offered sacrifices and incense on the high places.
2Kgs 12:3 2Kgs 16:4 2Kgs 15:4 2Kgs 15:35
5 Once the kingdom was firmly under his control, he killed those of his retainers who had murdered the king his father.
2Chr 25:3-4 2Kgs 12:20-21 Exod 21:12-14 Gen 9:6 Num 35:33
6 But he did not put the murderers' sons to death, in accordance with what is written in the Book of Moses, where Yahweh has commanded: 'Parents may not be put to death for their children, nor children for parents, but each must be put to death for his own crime.'
Ezek 18:4 Ezek 18:20 Deut 24:16 Jer 31:30
7 It was he who slaughtered the Edomites in the Valley of Salt, ten thousand of them, and captured the Rock; he gave it the name Joktheel, which it bears to the present day.
2Sam 8:13 1Chr 18:12 Josh 15:38 Ps 60:1 2Chr 25:11-12 2Kgs 8:20-22 Isa 16:1
8 Amaziah then sent messengers to Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, king of Israel, saying, 'Come and make a trial of strength!'
2Chr 25:17-24 2Kgs 14:11 2Sam 2:14-17 Prov 13:10 Prov 17:14 Prov 18:6 Prov 20:18
9 Jehoash king of Israel sent back word to Amaziah king of Judah, 'The thistle of Lebanon sent a message to the cedar of Lebanon, saying, "Give my son your daughter in marriage"; but a wild animal of the Lebanon ran over the thistle and squashed it.
Judg 9:8-15 1Kgs 4:33 1Sam 13:6 2Chr 25:10-13 2Chr 25:18 2Chr 33:11 2Sam 12:1-4
10 You have conquered Edom and now aspire to even greater glory. Stay where you belong! Why provoke disaster, to your own and Judah's ruin?'
2Chr 26:16 Deut 8:14 2Chr 32:25 Prov 3:30 Prov 15:18 Prov 16:18 Prov 20:3
11 But Amaziah would not listen, so Jehoash king of Israel marched to the attack. And at Beth-Shemesh, which belongs to Judah, he and Amaziah king of Judah made their trial of strength.
Josh 19:38 1Sam 6:9-19 2Chr 25:16 2Chr 25:20 Josh 15:10 Josh 21:16
12 Judah was defeated by Israel, and everyone fled to his tent.
2Sam 18:17 1Sam 4:10 1Kgs 22:36
13 The king of Judah, Amaziah son of Jehoash, son of Ahaziah, was taken prisoner at Beth-Shemesh by Jehoash king of Israel who led him off to Jerusalem, where he demolished four hundred cubits of the city wall between the Ephraim Gate and the Corner Gate;
Neh 8:16 Jer 31:38 Neh 12:39 Zech 14:10 2Chr 25:23-24 2Chr 33:11 2Chr 36:6
14 all the gold and silver, and all the vessels to be found in the Temple of Yahweh and in the palace treasury, and hostages besides, he then took back with him to Samaria.
1Kgs 7:51 1Kgs 14:26 1Kgs 15:18 2Kgs 12:18 2Kgs 18:23 2Kgs 24:13 2Kgs 25:15
15 The rest of the history of Jehoash, his entire career, his prowess, how he waged war on Amaziah king of Judah, is this not recorded in the Book of the Annals of the Kings of Israel?
1Kgs 14:19-20 2Kgs 10:34-35 2Kgs 13:12-13
16 Then Joash fell asleep with his ancestors, and was buried in Samaria with the kings of Israel; his son Jeroboam succeeded him.
1Kgs 1:21 2Kgs 13:9 2Kgs 13:13 2Sam 7:12 Amos 1:1 Amos 7:10-11 Hos 1:1
17 Amaziah son of Joash, king of Judah, lived for fifteen years after the death of Jehoash son of Jehoahaz, king of Israel.
2Chr 25:25-28 2Kgs 13:10 2Kgs 14:1-2 2Kgs 14:23
18 The rest of the history of Amaziah, is this not recorded in the Book of the Annals of the Kings of Judah?
1Kgs 11:41 1Kgs 14:29 2Kgs 13:8 2Kgs 13:12
19 A plot having been hatched against him in Jerusalem, he fled to Lachish; but he was followed to Lachish where he was murdered.
Josh 10:31 2Chr 25:27-28 2Kgs 12:20-21 2Kgs 15:10 2Kgs 15:14 2Kgs 15:25 2Kgs 15:30
20 He was then transported by horse and buried in Jerusalem with his ancestors in the City of David.
2Kgs 9:28 1Kgs 2:10 1Kgs 11:43 2Chr 21:20 2Chr 26:23 2Chr 33:20 2Kgs 8:24
21 All the people of Judah then chose Uzziah, who was sixteen years old, and made him king in succession to his father Amaziah.
1Chr 3:12 2Kgs 15:13 2Kgs 21:24 Matt 1:8-9 2Chr 26:1
22 It was he who rebuilt Elath, recovering it for Judah, after the king had fallen asleep with his ancestors.
2Kgs 16:6 1Kgs 9:26 2Chr 26:2 Deut 2:8 2Chr 8:17
23 In the fifteenth year of Amaziah son of Joash, king of Judah, Jeroboam son of Joash became king of Israel in Samaria. He reigned for forty-one years.
2Kgs 14:27 Amos 1:1 Amos 7:9-11 Hos 1:1
24 He did what is displeasing to Yahweh and did not give up any of the sins into which Jeroboam son of Nebat had led Israel.
1Kgs 12:28-31 1Kgs 21:25 2Kgs 13:2 2Kgs 13:6 2Kgs 13:11 2Kgs 21:6 Deut 9:18
25 It was he who recovered the territory of Israel from the Pass of Hamath to the Sea of the Arabah, in accordance with the word which Yahweh, God of Israel, had spoken through his servant Jonah son of Amittai, the prophet from Gath-Hepher.
Deut 3:17 Jonah 1:1 Josh 19:13 1Kgs 8:65 Matt 12:39-40 Num 13:21 2Kgs 10:32
26 For Yahweh had seen how very bitter the affliction of Israel was, with no one, either fettered or free, to come to Israel's help.
2Kgs 13:4 Deut 32:36 Exod 3:7 1Kgs 14:10 1Kgs 21:21 Exod 3:9 Isa 63:9
27 But Yahweh had resolved not to blot out the name of Israel under heaven; he rescued them by means of Jeroboam son of Joash.
2Kgs 13:23 2Kgs 13:5 2Kgs 5:1 Deut 9:14 Deut 25:19 Deut 29:20 Exod 32:32-33
28 The rest of the history of Jeroboam, his entire career, his prowess, what wars he waged, how he brought Damascus and Hamath back to their allegiance to Judah and Israel, is this not recorded in the Book of the Annals of the Kings of Israel?
1Kgs 11:24 1Chr 18:5-6 2Sam 8:6 2Chr 8:3-4
29 Then Jeroboam fell asleep with his ancestors and was buried in Samaria with the kings of Israel; his son Zechariah succeeded him.