14:1 In the second year of the reign of Israel’s King Joash son of Joahaz, 1 Joash’s 2 son Amaziah became king over Judah. 14:2 He was twenty-five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned for twenty-nine years in Jerusalem. 3 His mother 4 was Jehoaddan, who was from Jerusalem. 14:3 He did what the Lord approved, 5 but not like David his father. He followed the example of his father Joash. 6
1 sn The name Joahaz is an alternate form of Jehoahaz.
4 tn Heb “the name of his mother.”
5 tn Heb “he did what was proper in the eyes of the
6 tn Heb “according to all which Joash his father had done, he did.”