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Death of Josiah.

2 KINGS, XXIV. Jehoiachin carried into captivity. Josiah, wherein this passover was holden

B.C. 623. Babylon came up, and Jehoiakim became to the Lord in Jerusalem.

his servant three years: then he turned 24 Moreover, a the workers with familiar a chap. 21.6. and rebelled against him. spirits, and the wizards, and the Bimages,

Re. 22. 15.

2 And the LORD sent against him and the idols, and all the abominations Bor, tera- bands of the Chaldees, and bands of the that were spied in the land of Judah and phim, Syrians, and bands of the Moabites, and in Jerusalem, did Josiah put away, that Ge. 31. 19. bands of the children of Ammon, and sent he might perform the words of thec law 6 Je. 25. 9. them against Judah to destroy it, accordwhich were written in the book that Hil- 32. 28. ing to the word of the LORD, which he kiah the priest found in the house of the Eze. 19. 8. spake Y by his servants the prophets. LORD.

cLe. 19. 31. 3 Surely at the commandment of the 25 Andd like unto him was there no

20. 27.

LORD came this upon Judah, to remove king before him, that turnede to the LORD De. 18. 11. them out of his sight, for the sins of Mawith all his heart, and with all his soul, Yby the hand nasseh, according to all that he did; and with all his might, according to all


4 And also for the innocent bloodh that the law of Moses ; neither after him arose d chap. 18.5. he shed, (for i he filled Jerusalem with there any like him.

e1 Ki. 8. 48. innocent blood,) which the LORD would 26 Notwithstanding the LORD turned

Je. 29. 13. not from the fierceness of his great wrath,

not pardon.
s chap.23.26.
Ex. 20. 5.

5 Now

the rest of the acts of Jehoiakim, wherewith his anger was kindled against Ne. 10. 29. and all that he did, are they not written Judah, because of all the provocations h chap. 21.16. in the book of the chronicles of the kings that Manasseh had provoked him withal. De. 19. 10. of Judah ?

27 And the LORD said, I will m remove Je. 2. 31. 6 So Jehoiakim slept with his fathers : Judah also out of my sight, as I have re

19. 4. and Jehoiachin his son reigned in his movedo Israel, and will cast off this city

i Ps. 106. 38.

stead. Jerusalem which I have chosen, and the Eze, 33. 25. my And P the king of Egypt came not house of which ? I said,

name shall

24.3, 4."* | again any more out of his land: for the be there.

Je. 15. 4.

king of Babylon had taken," from the 28 Now the rest of the acts of Josiah, and all that he did, are they not written

river of Egypt unto the river Euphrates, 8 angers.

all that pertained to the king of Egypt. in the book of the chronicles of the kings mchap: 21. 13. 8 5 Jehoiachin was eighteen years old of Judah ?

och.17.18,20. when he began to reign, and he reigned 29 Inhis days Pharaoh-nechoh king


in Jerusalem three months. And his moof Egypt went up against the king of As- r Je. 37.5,7. ther's name was Nehushta, the daughter syria to the river Euphrates : and king 91 Ki. 9. 3. of Elnathan of Jerusalem. Josiah went against him; and he slew rJe. 46. 2. 9 And he did that which was evil in the him at Megiddo, when he had seen him.

Ś called Je. sight of the LORD, according to all that 30 And his servants carried him in a coniah,

his father had done. chariot dead from Megiddo, and brought 1 Ch. 3. 16. 10 At u that time the servants of Nebu. him to Jerusalem, and buried him in his Je. 24. 1. chadnezzar king of Babylon came up own sepulchre. Ando the people of the and Coniah, against Jerusalem, and the city n was land took Jehoahaz the son of Josiah,

Je.22.24,28. besieged. and anointed him, and made him king in 32 Ch.35.20, 11 And Nebuchadnezzar king of Bahis father's stead.

&c.' bylon came against the city, and his ser31 6 Jehoahaz was twenty and three + Zec. 12. 11. vants did besiege it. years old when he began to reign; and u Da. 1.1, 2. 12 And w Jehoiachin the king of Judah he reigned three months in Jerusalem. •2 Ch. 36. 1, went out to the king of Babylon, he, and his And his mother's name was* Hamutal,


mother, and his servants, and his princes, the daughter of Jeremiah of Libnah.

and his « officers; and the king of Babylon 32 And he did that which was evil in siege.

took him in the eighth year of his reign. the sight of the LORD, according to all called 13 And he carried out thence all the that his fathers had done.


treasures of the house of the LORD, and 33 And Pharaoh-nechoh put him in

1 Ch.3. 15. the treasures of the king's house, and cut

. 22. 11. bands at Riblah,y in the land of Hamath,

in pieces all the vessels of gold which a that he might not reign in Jerusalem;

20 Je. 29. 1, 2. and 4 put the land to a tribute of an hun: -chap.24. 18. Solomon king of Israel had made in the

temple of the LORD, as the LORD: had dred talents of silver, and a talent of gold.

kor, eunuchs.

said. 34 And Pharaoh-nechoh made Eliakim vchap. 25. 6. 14 And a he carried away all Jerusalem,

Je. 52. 27. the son of Josiah king in the room of

and all the princes, and all the mighty Josiah his father, and turned 6 his name 1 or, because men of valour, even ten thousand capto Jehoiakim, and took Jehoahaz away: he reigned. tives, and all the craftsmen and smiths : and he came to Egypt, and died there.

u set a mulct

none remained, save the pooresta sort of 35 And Jehoiakim gave the silvere and

the people of the land. the gold to Pharaoh; but he taxed the land,

15 And he carried away Jehoiachin to land to give the money according to the 2 Ch. 36. 3. Babylon, and the king's mother, and the commandment of Pharaoh: he exacted chap.20.17. king's wives, and his voilicers, and the the silver and the gold of the people of the a Je. 24. 1. mighty of the land: those carried he into land, of every one according to his tax- b chap:24.17. captivity from Jerusalem to Babylon.

Ge. 41. 45. ation, to give it unto Pharaoh-nechoh.

16 And all the men of might, even seven

Da. 1. 7. 36 Jehoiakim was twenty and five years Je.22.11,12. thousand, and craftsmen and smiths a old when he began to reign, and he reign- Eze.19.3, 4.

thousand'; all that were strong and apt ed eleven years in Jerusalem: and his d chap.25.12: for war, even them the king of Babylon mother's name was Zebudah, the daugh-everse 33. brought captive to Babylon. ter of Pedaiah of Rumah.

17 And the king of Babylon made Mat37 And he did that which was evil in Je. 37. 1.

vor, eunuchs.

taniah his father's brother king in his the sight of the LORD, according to all Je.62.1,&c. stead, and changed his name to Zedekiah. that his fathers had done.

12 Ch. 36. 5,

18 Zedekiah o was twenty and one years CHAPTER XXIV.

&c.' old when he began to _reign; and he In his days Nebuchadnezzar king of

reigned eleven years in Jerusalem. And

in came into

upon the

52.4, &c. work.

Nebuchadnezzar takes Jerusalem. 2 KINGS, XXV. The high priest and nobles slain. his mother's name was Hamutal, a the B.C. 588. bases which Solomon had made for the daughter of Jeremiah of Libnah.

house of the LORD; the brass of all these 19 And he did that which was evil in the a chap.23.31. vessels was without weight. sight of the LORD, according to all that 01 Ki. 7. 15. 17 The height 6 of the one pillar was Jehoiakim had done.

c2 Ch. 36. 13. eighteen cubits, and the chapiter upon it 20 For through the anger of the LORD Eze. 17. 15. was brass : and the height of the chapiter it came to pass in Jerusalem and Judah, a 2 Ch. 36.17, three cubits ; and the wreathen work, and until he had cast them out from his pre

&c. pomegranates upon the chapiter round sence, that Zedekiah rebelled against Je.34.2, &c. about, all of brass : and like unto these the king of Babylon.

39. 1, &c. had the second pillar with wreathen CHAPTER XXV.


18 And the captain of the guard took AND

d it came to pass, in the ninth year el Ch. 6. 14. Seraiah e the chief priest, and Zephaniah of his reign, in the tenth month, in the

Ezr. 7.1.

the second priest, and the three keepers tenth day of the month, that Nebuchad. Je. 21. 1. of the B door: nezzar king of Babylon came, he, and all 29.25,20. 19 And out of the city he took an Yoffi. his host, against Jerusalem, and pitched B threshold.

cer that was set over the men of war, against it; and they built forts against it

and five men of them that 8 were in the round about.


king's presence, which were found in the 2 And the city. was besieged unto the 8 saw the city, and the Sprincipal scribe of the eleventh year of king Zedekiah.

king's face, host, which mustered the people of the

Es. 1. 14. 3 And on the ninth day of the fourth

land, and threescore men of the people of month the famine prevailed in the city, šor, scribe of the land that were found in the city: and there was no bread for the people of

the captain 20 And Nebuzar-adan, captain of the the land.

of the host. guard, took these, and brought them to 4 And the city was broken up, and all y chap.23.27. the king of Babylon to Riblah : the men of war fled by night, by the way

Le. 26. 33. 21 And the king of Babylon smote of the gate between two walls, which is De.28.36,61 them, and slew them at Riblah in the by the king's garden: (now the Chaldees

Eze. 12.25.. land of Hamath. So, Judah was carried

28. were against the city round about:) and

24. 14.

away out of their land. the king went the way toward the plain.

22 Andi as for the people that remained 5 And the army of the Chaldees pur- k Eze. 12. 12. in the land of Judah, whom Nebuchadsued after the king, and overtook him in Je.40.5,&c. nezzar king of Babylon had left, even the plains of Jericho: and all his army j chap.23.33. over them he made Gedaliah the son of were scattered from him. 6 So they took the king, and brought | judgment

Ahikam, the son of Shaphan, ruler. n spake

23. And when all the captains of the him up to the king of Babylon to; Rib- with him. armies, they and their men, heard that lah; and they n gave judgment upon him.

O made blind.

the king of Babylon had made Gedaliah hy And they slew the sons of Zedekiah

governor, there came to Gedaliah to before his eyes, and put out the eyes of * Eze. 12. 13, Mizpah, even Ishmael the son of NethaZedekiab, and bound him with fetters of &c. niah, and Johanan the son of Careal, brass, and carried him to Babylon.

kor, chief and 'Seraiah the son of Tanhumeth the 8 And in the fifth month, on the seventh

marshal. Netophathite, and Jaazaniah the son of day of the montb, (which is the nineteenth 11 Ki. 9. 8. a Maachathite, they and their men. year of king Nebuchadnezzar king of Ba- Ps. 79. 1. 24 And Gedaliah sware to them, and to bylon) came Nebuzar-adan, « captain of Is.64.10, 11. their men, and said unto them, Fear not the guard, a servant of the king of Baby- m Am. 2. 5. to be the servants of the Chaldees : dwell lon, unto Jerusalem:

in the land, and serve the king of Baby9 And? he burnt the house of the LORD, »Je.41.1, &c. Ion ; and it shall be well with you. and the king's house, and all the houses of the 25 But” it came to pass, in the seventh of Jerusalem, and m every great man's

icingdom. month, that Ishmael the son of Nethani. house burnt he with fire.

o Ne. 1.3. ah, the son of Elishama, of the seed 10 And all the army of the Chaldees, Je.52.14,&c. 1 royal, came, and ten men with him, and that were with the captain of the guard, Mfallen smote' Gedaliah, that he died, and the brake down the walls of Jerusalem

Jews and the Chaldees that were with

away. round about. 11 Now the rest of the people that were

v Je. 43. 4, 7. him at Mizpah. left in the city, and the u fugitives that fell

4 chap.24.14.

26 And all the people, both small and Je. 40. 7.

great, and the captains of the armies, away to the king of Babylon, with the Je.52.31,&arose, and came to Egypt :P for they remnant of the multitude, did Nebuzar

were afraid of the Chaldees. adan the captain of the guard carry away.

8 Je.27.19, &c

27 And it came to pass, in the seven

1 Ki.7.15..27 12 But the captain of the guard left of

and thirtieth year of the captivity of Je

t Ex. 27. 3. the poor? of the land to be vinedressers

hoiachin king of Judah, in the twelfth and husbandmen.

« Ge.40.13,20 month, on the seven and twentieth day of 13 And the pillarst of brass that were in v1Ki.7.47,50. the month, that Evil-merodach king of the house of the LORD, and the bases, and v good things Babylon, in the year that he began to the brazen sea that was in the house of the with him. reign, did lift up u the head of Jehoiachin LORD, did the Chaldees break in pieces, . Da. 2. 37.

king of Judah out of prison; and carried the brass of them to Babylon.

5.18, 19. 28. And he spake v kindly, to him, and 14 And the pots, and the shovels, and

* Is. 61.3.

set his throne above the throne of the the snuffers, and the spoons, and all the

kings that w were with him in Babylon;

y2 Sa. 9. 7. vessels of brass wherewith they minis

29 And changed * his prison garments : tered, took they away.

I the one. and he did eaty bread continually before 15 And the firepans, and the bowls, : Ne. 11. 23. him all the days of his life. and such things as were of gold, in gold, Da. 1. 5. 30 And his allowance was a continual and of silver, in silver, the captain of the Mat. 6. 11. allowance given him of the king, a. guard took away.

Ac. 6.1. daily rate for every day, all the days of 16 The two pillars, "one sea, and the

his life.

The First Book of the CHRONICLES.


B. C. 4004. ADAM, Sheth, Enosh,

35 Thea sons of Esau; Eliphaz, Reuel,

and Jeush, and Jaalam, and Korah. 2 Kenan, Mahalaleel, Jered,

a Ge.36.9,&c. 36 The sons of Eliphaz; Teman, and 3 Henoch, Methuselah, Lamech,, 6 Ge.4.25, 26. Omar, B Zephi, and Gatam, Kenaz, and 4 Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth.

5.3,9. Timna, and Amalek. 5 Thec sons of Japheth; Gomer, and

37 The sons of Reuel; Nahath, Zerah, Magog, and Madai, and Javan, and Tu-Bora Zepho;

Gé. 36. 11. Shammah, and Mizzah. bal, and Meshech, and Tiras.

38. And the sons of Şeir ; Lotan, and 6 And the sons of Gomer; Ashchenaz, «Ge.10.2,&c. Shobal, and Zibeon, and Anah, and Di. and y Riphath, and Togarmah.

shon, and Ezar, and Dishan. 7 And the sons of Javan; Elishah, and yor, Diphath, 39 And the sons of Lotan; Hori, and Tarshish, Kittim, and 8 Dodanim.

as it is in

$Homam: and Timna was Lotan's sister. 8 The sons of Ham; Cush, and Miz- some copies 40 The sons of Shobal; n Alian, and raim, Put, and Canaan.

Manabath, and Ebal, e Shephi, and Onam. 9 And the sons of Cush; Seba, and Ha- 8 or, Roda

nim, ac

And the sons of Zibeon; Aiah, and Anah. vilah, and Sabta, and Raamah, and Sab

cording to

41 The sons of Anah; Dishon. And the techa. And the sons of Raamah; Sheba, some copies sons of Dishon;, « Amram, and Eshban, and Dedan.

and Ithran, and Cheran. 10 And Cush begat Nimrod; he began Sor, Heman, 42 The sons of Ezer; Bilhan, and Zato be mighty upon the earth.

Ge. 36. 22. van, and Jakan. The sons of Dishan; 11 And Mizraim begat Ludim, and

Uz, and Aran. Anamim, and Lehabim, and Naphtubim, nor, Alvan,

43 Now these are the kings that reigned 12 And Pathrusim, and Casluhim, "(of

Gé. 36. 23. in the land of Edom before any king whom came the Philistines,) and Caph. oor, Shepho, the son of Beor: and the name of his city

reigned over the children of Israel; Bela thorim.d

Ge. 36. 23. 13 And Canaan begat Zidon his first

was Dinhabah. born, and Heth,

K or, Hemdan, 44 And when Bela was dead, Jobab the 14 The Jebusite also, and the Amorite, Ge. 36. 26. son of Zerah of Bozrah reigned in his stead. and the Girgashite,

45 And when Jobab was dead, Husham 15 And the Hivite, and the Arkite, and Nor, Achan, of the land of the Temanites reigned in the Sinite,

Gé. 36. 27. his stead. 16 And the Arvadite, and the Zema- a De. 2. 23. 46 And when Husham was dead, Hadad rite, and the Hamathite.

the son of Bedad, which smote Midian in 11 The sons of Shem; Elam, and Asshur, wor, Mash, the field of Moab, reigned in his stead: and Arphaxad, and Lud, and Aram, and Ge. 10. 23. and the name of his city was Avith. Uz, and Hul, and Gether, and M Meshech.

47 And when Hadad was dead, Samlah 18 And Arphaxad begat Shelah, and vi.e. Division, of Masrekah reigned in his


Ge. 10. 25. Shelah begat Eber.

48 And when Samlah was dead, Shaul of 19 And unto Eber were born two sons :

Rehoboth by the river reigned in his stead.

iT or, Hadar, the name of the one was » Peleg, because

Ge. 36. 39.

49 And when Shau! was dead, Baal-hanan in his days the earth was divided : and

the son of Achbor reigned in his stead. his brother's name was Joktan.

por, Pau,

50 And when Baal-hanan was dead, 20 And Joktan begat Almodad, and Ge. 36. 39. * Hadad reigned in his stead : and the Sheleph, and Hazarmaveth, and Jerah,

name of his city was e Pai; and his wife's 21 Hadoram also, and Uzal, and Diklah, e Ge. 11. 10, was Mehetabel, the daughter of 22 And Ebal, and Abimael, and Sheba,

&c. Matred, the daughter of Mezahab. 23 And Ophir, and Havilah, and Jo- oor, Alvah. 51 Hadad died also. And the dukes of bab. All these were the sons of Joktan.

Edom were; duke Timnah, duke o Aliah, 24 Shem, Arphaxad, Shelah,

f Ge. 17. 5. duke Jetheth, 25 Eber, Peleg, Reu,

g Ge.21. 2,3.

52 Duke Aholibamah, duke Elah, duke 26 Serug, Nahor, Terah,

h Ge.16.11,15. Pinon, 27 Abram ;t the same is Abraham. i Ge.25.13..16

53 Duke Kenaz, duke Teman, duke 28 The sons of Abraham ; Isaac, s and

Mibzar, Ishmael.h


Jacob. 54 Duke Magdiel, duke Iram. These 29 These are their generations : The

are the dukes of Edom. firstborn of Ishmael, Nebaioth; then por, Hudar,

CHAPTER II. Kedar, and Adbeel, and Mibsam,

Gé. 25. 15. THESE are the sons of * Israel; Reu30 Mishma, and Dumah, Massa, Ha- & Ge. 29. 32, ben,., Şimeon, Levi, and Judah, Issachar, dad, and Tema,

&c. and Zebulun, 31 Jetur, Naphish, and Kedemah. These 30. 5, &c. 2 Dan, Joseph, and Benjamin, Naph. are the sons of Ishmael.

35. 18, &c. tali, Gad, and Asher. 32. Now the sons of Keturah, Abra- 46. 8, &c. 3 The sons of Judah ; m Er, and Onan, ham's concubine: she bare Zimran, and Ge.25.1,&c. and Shelah; which three were born unto Jokshan, and Medan, and Midian, and m Ge.38.3,&c. him of the daughter of Shua the Canaan

46.12. Ishbak, and Shuah. And the sons of

itess. And Er, the firstborn of Judah,

Nu. 26. 19. Jokshan; Sheba, and Dedan.

» Ge.38.29,30

was evil in the sight of the LORD ; and 33 And the sons of Midian; Ephah, Mat. 1. 3.

he slew him. and Epher, and Henoch, and Abida, and o Ge. 21. 2, 3. 4 Anda Tamar his daughter in law bare Eldaah. All these are the sons of Ke- p Ge. 46. 12. him Pharez and Zerah. All the sons of turah.

Ru. 4. 18. Judah were five. 34 Ando Abraham begat Isaac. The 9 Ge.25.25,26. 5 The sons of Pharez; Hezron, and sons? of Isaac; Esau, and Israel.



a chap.11.41. gat Azariah,


The family of David. 6 And the sons of Zerah; B Zimri, and B. C. 1753. 36 And Attai begat Nathan, and Na. Ethan, and Heman, and Calcol, and y Da

than begat_Zabad, a ra: five of them in all.

Bor, Zabdi, 37 And Zabad begat Ephlal, and Eph7 And the sons of Carmi; 8 Achar the Jos. 7.1. lal begat Obed, troubler 6 of Israel, who transgressed in


Darda. 38 Ănd Obed begat Jehu, and Jehu bethe thing accursed. 8 And the sons of Ethan; Azariah.

39 And Azariah begat Helez, and Helez 9 The sons also of Hezron, that were d or, Achan. begat Eleasah, born unto him ; Jerahmeel, and $Ram, Jos. 6. 18. 40 And Eleasah begat Sisamai, and and n Chelubai.

7.1,25. Sisamai begat Shallum, 10 And Rame begat Amminadab;, and Sor, Aram, 41 And Shallum begat Jekamiah, and Amminadab begat Nahshon, princed of Mat.1.3, 4. Jekamiah begat Elishama. the children of Judah;

42 Now the sons of Calebe the brother 11 And Nahshon begat Salma, and nor, Calebs

ver. 18, 42. of Jerahmeel were, Mesha his firstborn, Salma begat Boaz,

which was the father of Ziph; and the 12 And Boaz begat Obed, and Obed Ru.4. 19,20. sons of Mareshah, the father of Hebron. begat Jesse,

d Nu. 1. 7. 43 And the sons of Hebron; Korah, 13 And Jesse begat his firstborn Eliab, everse 9. and Tappuah, and Rekem, and Shema. and Abinadab the second, and * Shimma eor, Salmon, of Jorkoam; and Rekem begat Shammai.

44 And Shema begat Raham, the father the third,

Ru. 4. 21. 14 Nethaneel the fourth, Raddai the fifth,

45 And the son of Shammai was Maon; 15 Ozem the sixth, David the seventh:

S1Sa.16.6,&c. and Maon was the father of Beth-zur. 16 Whose sisters were Zeruiah, and Abi. Kor, Sham- 46 And Ephah, Caleb's concubine, bare gail. _ Ando the sons of Zeruiah; Abishai, mah, Haran, and Moza, and Gazez: and Haand Joab, and Asahel, three.

1 Sa. 16. 9.

ran begat Gazez. 17 And Abigail bare Amasa :" and the fa- 92 Sa. 2. 18. 47 And the sons of Jahdai; Regem, ther of Amasa was ^ Jether the Ishmeelite. h2 Sa. 17.25. and Jotham, and Gesham, and Pelet, and 18 And Caleb the son of Hezron begat

Ephah, and Shaaph.

1 Ithra, an children of Azubah his wife, and of Jeri


48 Maachah,. Caleb's concubine, bare oth: her sons are these; Jesher, and Sho

Sheber, and Tirhanah. bab, and Ardon.

i veree 50. 49 She bare also Shaaph the father of 19 And when_Azubah was dead, Caleb ; Jos. 15. 17. Madmannah, Sheva the father of Machtook unto him Ephrath, which bare him & Ex. 31. 2. benah, and the father of Gibea : and the Hur. 20 And Hur begat Uri, and Uri begat

u Ephrath,

daughter of Caleb was Achsa.j verse 19.

50 These were the sons of Caleb, the Bezaleel.k

son of Hur, the firstborn of u Ephratah ; 21 And afterward Hezron went in to the

I Nu. 27.1.

Shobal the father of Kirjath-jearim, daughter of Machir? the father of Gilead, v took. 51 Salma the father of Beth-lehem, whom he married when he was three- Tor, Reaiah, Hareph the father of Beth-gader. score years old; and she bare him Segub.

chap. 4. 2. 52 And Shobal the father of Kirjath22 And Segub begat Jair, who had three and twenty cities in the land of Gilead.

jearim had sons; + Haroeh, and phalf of por, half of the Manahethites.

the Menu23 Andin he took Geshur, and Aram,

chites, or,

53 And the families of Kirjath-jearim ; with the towns of Jair, from them, with Hatsiham

the Ithrites, and the Puhites, and the Kenath, and the towns thereof, even three- menuchoth. Shumathites, and the Mishraites; of them score cities : all these belonged to the sons

came the Zareathites, and the Eshtaulites.

m Nu. 32. 41. of Machir the father of Gilead.

De. 3. 14.

54 The sons of Salma: Beth-lehem, and the 24 And after that Hezron was dead Jos. 13. 30. Netophathites, o Ataroth, the house of Joab, in Caleb-ephratah, then Abiah, Hezron's

and half of the Manahethites, the Zorites., wife, bare him Ashurn the father of Tekoa.

oor, Atarites,

55 And the families of the scribes which 25 And the sons of Jerahmeel the first

or, crowns born of Hezron were, Ram the firstborn,

dwelt at Jabez; the Tirathites, the Shimeof the house of Joab.

athites, and Suchathites. These are the and Bunah, and Oren and Ozem,and Ahijab.

Kenites that came of Hemath, the father 26 Jerahmeel had also another wife, n chap. 4. 5. of the house of Rechab.p whose name was Atarah; she was the Ju. 1. 16.

CHAPTER III. mother of Onam.

p Je. 35. 2. Now these were the sons of David, 27 And the sons of Ram the firstborn of 22 Sa.3.2,&c. which were born unto him in Hebron: Jerahmeel were, Maaz, and Jamin, and Eker. -1 Sa. 25, 42, the firstborn, Amnon, ofr Ahinoam the 28 And the sons of Onam were, Sham

43. Jezreelitess; the second, - Daniel, of Abimai, and Jada. And the sons of Sham- Tor, Chileab, gail the Carmelitess ;, mai; Nadab, and Abishur.

2 Sa. 3. 3. 2 The third, Absalom, the son of Maa29 And the name of the wife of Abishurwas

over. 34, 35. chah, the daughter of Talmai king of GeAbihail

, and she bare him Ahban, and Molid. +2 Sa.5.4,14, shur; the fourth, Adonijah, the son of 30 And the sons of Nadab; Seled, and Ap

&c. Haggith; paim: but Seled died without children. 31 And the sons of Appaim; Ishi. And

3 The fifth, Shephatiah of Abital; the por, Shammua,

sixth, Ithream by Eglah his wife. the sons of Ishi; Sheshan. And the child- 2 Sa. 5. 14. 4 These six were born unto him in Heren of Sheshan; Ahlai.

bron; and there he reigned seven years 32. And the sons of Jada, the brother of Xor, Bath

and six months : andt in Jerusalem he Shammai;, Jether, and Jonathan : and 2 Sa. 11. 3. reigned thirty and three years. Jether died without children.

5. And these were born unto him in Je. 33 And the sons of Jonathan ; Peleth, and Yor Eliam;

2 Sa. 11.3. rusalem : ° Shimea, and Shobab, and Na. Zaza. These were the sons of Jerahmeel.

than, and Solomon, four, of x Bath-shua 34 Now Sheshan had no sons, but Bor, Elishua, the daughter of ¥ Ammiel: daughters : and Sheshan had a servant,

2 Sa. 5. 15.

6 Ibhar also and B Elishama, and Eliphelet, an Egyptian, whose name was Jarha.

7 And Nogah, and Nepheg, and Japhia, 35 And Sheshan gave his daughter to ada,

8 And Elishama, and y Eliada, and Eli. Jarha his servant to wife; and she bare chap. 14. 7. phelet, nine. him Attai.

9 These were all the sons of David,

yor, Beeli

his son,

or, Jeho.

por, the


Genealogies. beside the sons of the concubines, and B. C. 1053. 13 And the sons of Kenaz; Othniel, and Tamara their sister.

Seraiah : and the sons of Othniel; B Hathath. 10 And Solomon's son was Rehoboam ; a 2 Sa. 13. 1. 14 And Meonothai begat Ophrah : and SeY Abia his son, Asa his son, Jehoshaphat Bor, Ha- raiah begat Joab, the father of the valley

thath, and

of n Charashim; forb they were craftsmen. 11 Joram his son, Ś Ahaziah his son, Meonothai, 15 And the sons of Caleb the son of Joash his son,

who begat. Jephunneh ; Iru, Elah, and Naam: and 12 Amaziah his son, Azariah his son, yor, Abijam, the sons of Elah, Keven Kenaz. Jotham his son,

1 Ki. 15. 1.

16 and the sons of Jehaleleel; Ziph, 13 Ahaz his son, Hezekiah his son, sor, inhabit- and Ziphah, Tiria, and Asareel. Manasseh his son,

ants of the

17 And the sons of Ezra were, Jether, 14 Amon his son, Josiah his son.


and Mered, and pher, and Jalon: and 15 And the sons of Josiah were, the first-| 3 ore Azariak: she bare Miriam, and Shammai, and Ishborn 1 Johanan, the second u Jehoiakim,

bah the father of Eshtemoa. the third v Zedekiah, the fourth Shallum.


18 And his wife p Jehudijah bare Jered 16 And the sons of Jehoiakim; a Jeco- 2 Ch. 21.17. the father of Gedor, and Heber the father of niah his son, Zedekiah his son.

n That is, Socho, and Jekuthiel the father of Zanoah. 17 And the sons of Jeconiah; Assir, craftsmen. And these are the sons of Bithiah the o Salathiel his son,

Ne. 11. 35, daughter of Pharaoh, which Mered took. 18 Malcbiram also, and Pedaiah, and Shena- Bor, Uzziah, 19 And the sons of his wife Hodiah the zar, Jecamiah, Hoshama, and Nedabiah. 2 Ki. 15.30. sister of Naham, the father of Keilah the

19 And the sons of Pedaiah were, Zerub- kor, Uknaz. Garmite, and Eshtemoa the Maachathite. babel, and Shimei : and the sons of Zerub: a Jehoahaz, 20 And the sons of Shimon were, Ambabel; Meshụllam, and Hananiah, and 2 Ki. 23. 30. non, and Rinnah, Ben-hanan, and Tilon. Shelomith their sister:

Mor, Eliakim, And the sons of Ishi were, Zoheth, and 20 And Hashubah, and Ohel, and Bere- 2 Ki. 23. 34. Ben-zoheth. chiah, and Hasadiah, Jushab-hesed, five.

vor, Matta

21 The sons of Shelah the son of Judah 21 And the sons of Hananiah ; Pelatiah, niah, were, Er, the father of Lecah, and Laadah and Jesaiah: the sons of Rephaiah, the 2 Ki. 24. 17. the father of Mareshah, and the families sons of Arnan, the sons of Obadiah, the Tor, Jehoi. of the house of them that wrought fine sons of Shechaniah.

2 Ki.24. 6. linen, of the house of Ashbea, 22 And the sons of Shechaniah; Shemaiah: and the sons of Shemaiah; Hat

22 And Jokim, and the men of Chozeba, or, Coniah,

Je. 22. 24. and Joash, and Saraph, who had the tush, and Igeal, and Bariah, and Neariah,

dominion in Moab, and Jashubi-lehem. and Shaphat, six.

Jeuess. And these are ancient things. 23 And the sons of Neariah; Elioenai, o șhealtiel. 23 These were the potters, and those that and • Hezekiah, and Azrikam, three. Tor, Jehudi- dwelt among plants and hedges : there 24 And the sons of Elioenai were Ho- jah, men

they dwelt with the king for his work. daiah, and Eliashib, and Pelaiah, and

tioned be

24 The sons of Simeon were, x Nemuel,

fore. Akkub, and Johanan, and Dalaiah, and


and Jamin, y Jarib, Zerah, and Shaul : Anani, seven.

25 Shallum his son, Mibsam his son, CHAPTER IV.

xor, Jemuel,

Gé. 46. 10. | Mishma his son. THE

sons of Judah; Pharez, Hezron, Ex. 6. 15. 26 And the sons of Mishma; Hamuel and B Carmi, and Hur, and Shobal.

Nu. 26. 12. his son, Zacchur his son, Shimei his son. 2 And YReaiah the son of Shobal begat Ja-Wor, Jachin, 27 And Shimei had sixteen sons, and six and Jabath begat Ahumai and Lahad. Zohar.

daughters; but his brethren had not many These are the families of the Zorathites. cGe. 46. 12. children, neither did all their family mul

3 And these were of the father of Etam ; Bor, Chelu. tiply 8 like to the children of Judah. Jezreel, and Ishma, and Idbash: and the bui, ch. 2.9.

28 And they dwelt at Beer-sheba, and name of their sister was Hazelelponi :

or, Caleb,

Moladah, and Hazar-shual,

ch. 2. 18. 4 And Penuel the father of Gedor, and Ezer the father of Hushah. These are the

29 And at 5 Bilhah, and at Ezem, and Yor, Haroeh, ch. 2. 52.

at » Tolad, sons of Hur, the firstborn of Ephratah, 8 unto. 30 And' at Bethuel, and at Hormah, the father of Beth-lehem.

Šor, Balah,

and at Ziklag, And Ashur the father of Tekoa had

Jos. 19.3. 31 And at Beth-marcaboth, and Hazartwo wives, Helah and Naarah. 6 And Naarah bare him Ahuzam, and nor; Eltolad, susim, and at Beth-birei, and at Shaaraim.

These were their cities, unto the reign of Hepher, and Temeni, and Haahashtari. or, Hazar. David. These were the sons of Naarah.


32 And their villages were, « Etam,and Ain, 7. And the sons of Helah were, Zereth,

Jos. 19. 5.

Rimmon, and Tochen, and Ashan, five cities; and Jezoar, and Ethnan.

kor, Ether, 33 And all their villages that were round 8 And Coz begat Anub, and Zobebah, and

Jos. 19. 7.

about the same cities, unto ^ Baal. These the families of Abarhel the son of Harum.


were their habitations, and m their genealogy. 9 And Jabez was more honourabled

Jos. 19. 8.

34 And Meshobab, and Jamlech, and than his brethren: and his mother called

Joshah the son of Amaziah, his name v Jabez, saying, Because I bare u or, as they

35 And Joel, and Jehu the son of Josibi. him with sorrow.

themselves ah, the son of Seraiah, the son of Asiel, 10 And Jabez called on the God of Is- by nations 36 And Elioenai, and Jaakobah, and rael, saying, " Oh that thou wouldest bless among Jeshohaiah, and Asaiah, and Adiel, and me indeed, and enlarge my, coast, and


Jesimiel, and Benaiah, that thine hand might be with me, and a Ge. 34. 19. 37 And Ziza the son of Shiphi, the son that thou wouldest pkeep me from evil, vi, 8. sorrow of Allon, the son of Jedaiah, the son of that it may not grieve me! granted him that which he requested.

If thou

Shimri, the son of Shemaiah : wilt.

38 These o mentioned by their names 11 And Chelub the brother of Shuah be

do me.

were princes in their families; and the gat Mehir, which was the father of Eshton. coming. house of their fathers increased greatly.

12 And'Eshton begat Beth-rapha, and Tor, the city 39 And they went to the entrance of Paseah, and Tehinnah the father of Ir- of Nahash. Gedor, even unto the east side of the nahash. These are the men of Rechah.

valley, to seek pasture for their flocks.



And God | ful.

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