1 tn Heb “then.”
2 sn The hill east of Jerusalem refers to the Mount of Olives.
map For location see Map5-B1; Map6-F3; Map7-E2; Map8-F2; Map10-B3; JP1-F4; JP2-F4; JP3-F4; JP4-F4.
3 sn A high place. The “high places” were places of worship that were naturally or artificially elevated (see 1 Kgs 3:2).
4 tn Heb “Chemosh, the detestable thing of Moab.”
5 tc The MT reads “Molech,” but Milcom must be intended (see vv. 5, 33).
6 tn The words “I am taking the kingdom from him” are supplied in the translation for clarification.
7 tc This is the reading of the MT; the LXX, Syriac, and Vulgate read “he has.”
8 tn Heb “walked in my ways.”
9 tn Heb “by doing what is right in my eyes, my rules and my regulations, like David his father.”