18:17 The king of Assyria sent his commanding general, the chief eunuch, and the chief adviser 1 from Lachish to King Hezekiah in Jerusalem, 2 along with a large army. They went up and arrived at Jerusalem. They went 3 and stood at the conduit of the upper pool which is located on the road to the field where they wash and dry cloth. 4
2 Kings 18:35Context
18:35 Who among all the gods of the lands has rescued their lands from my power? So how can the Lord rescue Jerusalem from my power?’” 5
1 sn For a discussion of these titles see M. Cogan and H. Tadmor, II Kings (AB), 229-30.
3 tn Heb “and they went up and came.”
4 tn Heb “the field of the washer.”
5 tn Heb “that the