New International Version
Jotham rested with his ancestors and was buried in the City of David. And Ahaz his son succeeded him as king.
King James Bible
And Jotham slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the city of David: and Ahaz his son reigned in his stead.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jotham slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the city of David; and Ahaz his son reigned in his stead.
World English Bible
Jotham slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the city of David: and Ahaz his son reigned in his place.
Young's Literal Translation
and Jotham lieth with his fathers, and they bury him in the city of David, and reign doth Ahaz his son in his stead.
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
The rest of the acts of Jotham, and all his wars, and his ways - It was in his days, according to 2 Kings 15:37, that Rezin king of Syria, and Pekah king of Israel, began to cut Judah short. See the notes on 2 Kings 15:36, 2 Kings 15:37.
Written in the book of the kings, etc. - There is not so much found in the books of Kings which we have now, as in this place of the Chronicles. In both places we have abridged accounts only: the larger histories have long been lost. The reign of Jotham was properly the last politically prosperous reign among the Jews. Hezekiah and Josiah did much to preserve the Divine worship; but Judah continued to be cut short, till at last it was wholly ruined.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
'So Jotham became mighty, because he prepared his ways before the Lord his God.'--2 CHRON. xxvii 6. This King Jotham is one of the obscurer of the Jewish monarchs, and we know next to nothing about him. The most memorable event in his reign is that 'in the year when King Uzziah,' his father, 'died,' and consequently in Jotham's first year, Isaiah saw the Lord sitting in the Temple on the empty throne, and had the lips which were to utter so many immortal words touched with fire from the altar. Whether …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
2 Chronicles 27:8
He was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem sixteen years.
2 Chronicles 28:1
Ahaz was twenty years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem sixteen years. Unlike David his father, he did not do what was right in the eyes of the LORD.
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