1 Kings 22:53
New International Version
He served and worshiped Baal and aroused the anger of the LORD, the God of Israel, just as his father had done.

New Living Translation
He served Baal and worshiped him, provoking the anger of the LORD, the God of Israel, just as his father had done.

English Standard Version
He served Baal and worshiped him and provoked the LORD, the God of Israel, to anger in every way that his father had done.

Berean Study Bible
Ahaziah served and worshiped Baal, provoking the LORD, the God of Israel, to anger, just as his father had done.

King James Bible
For he served Baal, and worshipped him, and provoked to anger the LORD God of Israel, according to all that his father had done.

New King James Version
for he served Baal and worshiped him, and provoked the LORD God of Israel to anger, according to all that his father had done.

New American Standard Bible
So he served Baal and worshiped him, and provoked the LORD God of Israel to anger, according to all that his father had done.

NASB 1995
So he served Baal and worshiped him and provoked the LORD God of Israel to anger, according to all that his father had done.

NASB 1977
So he served Baal and worshiped him and provoked the LORD God of Israel to anger according to all that his father had done.

Amplified Bible
He served Baal and worshiped him, and he provoked the LORD God of Israel to anger, in accordance with everything that his father [Ahab] had done.

Christian Standard Bible
He served Baal and bowed in worship to him. He angered the LORD God of Israel just as his father had done.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
He served Baal and worshiped him. He provoked the LORD God of Israel just as his father had done.

American Standard Version
And he served Baal, and worshipped him, and provoked to anger Jehovah, the God of Israel, according to all that his father had done.

Aramaic Bible in Plain English
And he worshiped Baal and he bowed to him, and he provoked anger before LORD JEHOVAH God of Israel, as his father had done

Brenton Septuagint Translation
And he served Baalim, and worshipped them, and provoked the Lord God of Israel, according to all that had been done before him.

Contemporary English Version
Ahaziah worshiped Baal and made the LORD God of Israel very angry, just as his father had done.

Douay-Rheims Bible
He served also Baal, and worshipped him, and provoked the Lord the God of Israel, according to all that his father had done.

English Revised Version
And he served Baal, and worshipped him, and provoked to anger the LORD, the God of Israel, according to all that his father had done.

Good News Translation
He worshiped and served Baal, and like his father before him, he aroused the anger of the LORD, the God of Israel.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
Ahaziah served Baal, worshiped him, and made the LORD God of Israel furious, as his father had done.

International Standard Version
He served Baal, worshipped him, and provoked the LORD God of Israel to anger, in accordance with everything his father had done.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And he served Baal, and worshipped him, and provoked the LORD, the God of Israel, according to all that his father had done.

Literal Standard Version
and serves the Ba‘al, and bows himself to it, and provokes YHWH, God of Israel, according to all that his father had done.

NET Bible
He worshiped and bowed down to Baal, angering the LORD God of Israel just as his father had done.

New Heart English Bible
He served Baal, and worshiped him, and provoked to anger the LORD, the God of Israel, according to all that his father had done.

World English Bible
He served Baal, and worshiped him, and provoked to anger Yahweh, the God of Israel, according to all that his father had done.

Young's Literal Translation
and serveth the Baal, and boweth himself to it, and provoketh Jehovah, God of Israel, according to all that his father had done.

Additional Translations ...
Context
Ahaziah Reigns in Israel
52And he did evil in the sight of the LORD and walked in the ways of his father and mother and of Jeroboam son of Nebat, who had caused Israel to sin. 53Ahaziah served and worshiped Baal, provoking the LORD, the God of Israel, to anger, just as his father had done.

Cross References
Judges 2:11
And the Israelites did evil in the sight of the LORD and served the Baals.

1 Kings 16:30
However, Ahab son of Omri did evil in the sight of the LORD, more than all who were before him.


Treasury of Scripture

For he served Baal, and worshipped him, and provoked to anger the LORD God of Israel, according to all that his father had done.

he served Baal

1 Kings 16:31
And it came to pass, as if it had been a light thing for him to walk in the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, that he took to wife Jezebel the daughter of Ethbaal king of the Zidonians, and went and served Baal, and worshipped him.

Judges 2:1-11
And an angel of the LORD came up from Gilgal to Bochim, and said, I made you to go up out of Egypt, and have brought you unto the land which I sware unto your fathers; and I said, I will never break my covenant with you…

2 Kings 1:2
And Ahaziah fell down through a lattice in his upper chamber that was in Samaria, and was sick: and he sent messengers, and said unto them, Go, inquire of Baalzebub the god of Ekron whether I shall recover of this disease.

provoked

1 Kings 16:7
And also by the hand of the prophet Jehu the son of Hanani came the word of the LORD against Baasha, and against his house, even for all the evil that he did in the sight of the LORD, in provoking him to anger with the work of his hands, in being like the house of Jeroboam; and because he killed him.

Psalm 106:29
Thus they provoked him to anger with their inventions: and the plague brake in upon them.

Isaiah 65:3
A people that provoketh me to anger continually to my face; that sacrificeth in gardens, and burneth incense upon altars of brick;

according to all

1 Kings 21:29
Seest thou how Ahab humbleth himself before me? because he humbleth himself before me, I will not bring the evil in his days: but in his son's days will I bring the evil upon his house.

Ezekiel 18:14-18
Now, lo, if he beget a son, that seeth all his father's sins which he hath done, and considereth, and doeth not such like, …









Verse 53. - For he served Baal, and worshipped him, and provoked to anger [or vexed] the Lord God of Israel, according to all that his father had done. [The termination of this book at this point could hardly be more arbitrary if it had been made by accident. These verses are closely connected with 2 Kings ch. 1. The division here obscures the connexion between the sin of Ahaziah and the judgments which it provoked.]





Parallel Commentaries ...


Hebrew
[Ahaziah] served
וַֽיַּעֲבֹד֙ (way·ya·‘ă·ḇōḏ)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Qal - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 5647: To work, to serve, till, enslave

and worshiped
וַיִּֽשְׁתַּחֲוֶ֖ה (way·yiš·ta·ḥă·weh)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hitpael - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 7812: To depress, prostrate

Baal,
הַבַּ֔עַל (hab·ba·‘al)
Article | Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 1168: Baal -- a heathen god

provoking
וַיַּכְעֵ֗ס (way·yaḵ·‘ês)
Conjunctive waw | Verb - Hifil - Consecutive imperfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 3707: To trouble, to grieve, rage, be indignant

the LORD,
יְהוָה֙ (Yah·weh)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3068: LORD -- the proper name of the God of Israel

the God
אֱלֹהֵ֣י (’ĕ·lō·hê)
Noun - masculine plural construct
Strong's 430: gods -- the supreme God, magistrates, a superlative

of Israel, {to anger},
יִשְׂרָאֵ֔ל (yiś·rā·’êl)
Noun - proper - masculine singular
Strong's 3478: Israel -- 'God strives', another name of Jacob and his desc

just as
כְּכֹ֥ל (kə·ḵōl)
Preposition-k | Noun - masculine singular
Strong's 3605: The whole, all, any, every

his father
אָבִֽיו׃ (’ā·ḇîw)
Noun - masculine singular construct | third person masculine singular
Strong's 1: Father

had done.
עָשָׂ֖ה (‘ā·śāh)
Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular
Strong's 6213: To do, make


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