But Rehoboam rejected the advice of the elders; instead, he consulted the young men who had grown up with him and served him.
Cross References2 Samuel 17:14
Then Absalom and all the men of Israel said, "The advice of Hushai the Archite is better than that of Ahithophel." For the LORD had purposed to thwart the good counsel of Ahithophel, in order to bring disaster on Absalom.
2 Chronicles 10:9
He asked them, "What message do you advise that we send back to these people who have spoken to me, saying, 'Lighten the yoke your father put on us'?"
He who walks with the wise will become wise, but the companion of fools will be destroyed.
Chapter Outline1. The Israelites, assembled at Shechem to crown Rehoboam,
3. by Jeroboam make a suit of relaxation unto him,
6. Rehoboam, refusing the old mens' counsel, answers them roughly,
16. Ten tribes revolting, kill Hadoram, and make Rehoboam flee
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2 Chronicles 25:15, 16
2 Samuel 17:14
Ecclesiastes 10:2, 3, 16
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