New Living Translation
He sought his father's God and obeyed his commands instead of following the evil practices of the kingdom of Israel.
King James Bible
But sought to the LORD God of his father, and walked in his commandments, and not after the doings of Israel.
Darby Bible Translation
but he sought the God of his father, and walked in his commandments, and not after the doings of Israel.
World English Bible
but sought to the God of his father, and walked in his commandments, and not after the doings of Israel.
Young's Literal Translation
for to the God of his father he hath sought, and in His commands he hath walked, and not according to the work of Israel.
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1 Kings 12:28
So on the advice of his counselors, the king made two gold calves. He said to the people, "It is too much trouble for you to worship in Jerusalem. Look, Israel, these are the gods who brought you out of Egypt!"
2 Chronicles 17:3
The LORD was with Jehoshaphat because he followed the example of his father's early years and did not worship the images of Baal.
2 Chronicles 21:12
Then Elijah the prophet wrote Jehoram this letter: "This is what the LORD, the God of your ancestor David, says: You have not followed the good example of your father, Jehoshaphat, or your grandfather King Asa of Judah.
2 Chronicles 22:9
Then Jehu's men searched for Ahaziah, and they found him hiding in the city of Samaria. They brought him to Jehu, who killed him. Ahaziah was given a decent burial because the people said, "He was the grandson of Jehoshaphat--a man who sought the LORD with all his heart." But none of the surviving members of Ahaziah's family was capable of ruling the kingdom.
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