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2 Kings 16:3

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16:3 He followed in the footsteps of 1  the kings of Israel. He passed his son through the fire, 2  a horrible sin practiced by the nations 3  whom the Lord drove out from before the Israelites.

2 Kings 16:10

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16:10 When King Ahaz went to meet with King Tiglath-pileser of Assyria in Damascus, he saw the altar there. 4  King Ahaz sent to Uriah the priest a drawing of the altar and a blueprint for its design. 5 

1 tn Heb “he walked in the way of.”

2 sn This may refer to child sacrifice, though some interpret it as a less drastic cultic practice. For discussion see M. Cogan and H. Tadmor, II Kings (AB), 266-67.

3 tn Heb “like the abominable practices of the nations.”

4 tn Heb “in Damascus.”

5 tn Heb “the likeness of the altar and its pattern for all its work.”



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