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thousand of barley. So much did the children of Ammon pay unto him, both
the second year, and the third.
CH2 27:6 So Jotham became mighty, because he prepared his ways before
the LORD his God.
CH2 27:7 Now the rest of the acts of Jotham, and all his wars, and his
ways, lo, they are written in the book of the kings of Israel and Judah.
CH2 27:8 He was five and twenty years old when he began to reign, and
reigned sixteen years in Jerusalem.
CH2 27:9 And Jotham slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the
city of David: and Ahaz his son reigned in his stead.
CH2 28:1 Ahaz was twenty years old when he began to reign, and he
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