New Living Translation
He reigned in Jerusalem three years. His mother was Maacah, the daughter of Absalom.
King James Bible
Three years reigned he in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Maachah, the daughter of Abishalom.
Darby Bible Translation
He reigned three years in Jerusalem; and his mother's name was Maachah, a daughter of Abishalom.
World English Bible
Three years reigned he in Jerusalem: and his mother's name was Maacah the daughter of Abishalom.
Young's Literal Translation
three years he hath reigned in Jerusalem, and the name of his mother is Maachah daughter of Abishalom;
1 Kings 15:2 Parallel
CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
15:2 Three years - That is, part of three years. Abishalom - Or, of Absalom, as he is called 2Chron 11:21. And because he is here mentioned as a known person, without any addition of his kindred or quality, some conceive that this was Absalom's daughter, called properly Tamar, 2Sam 14:27, and from her royal grandmother, 2Sam 3:3, Maacah.
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Objection 1: It seems that disobedience is the most grievous of sins. For it is written (1 Kings 15:23): "It is like the sin of witchcraft to rebel, and like the crime of idolatry to refuse to obey." But idolatry is the most grievous of sins, as stated above (Q, A). Therefore disobedience is the most grievous of sins. Objection 2: Further, the sin against the Holy Ghost is one that removes the obstacles of sin, as stated above (Q, A). Now disobedience makes a man contemn …
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1 Kings 15:10
He reigned in Jerusalem forty-one years. His grandmother was Maacah, the daughter of Absalom.
2 Chronicles 11:20
Later Rehoboam married another cousin, Maacah, the daughter of Absalom. Maacah gave birth to Abijah, Attai, Ziza, and Shelomith.
2 Chronicles 11:21
Rehoboam loved Maacah more than any of his other wives and concubines. In all, he had eighteen wives and sixty concubines, and they gave birth to twenty-eight sons and sixty daughters.
2 Chronicles 13:1
Abijah began to rule over Judah in the eighteenth year of Jeroboam's reign in Israel.
2 Chronicles 13:2
He reigned in Jerusalem three years. His mother was Maacah, the daughter of Uriel from Gibeah. Then war broke out between Abijah and Jeroboam.
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