Bible: 2 Kings 8:25-27

Ahaziah Takes the Throne of Judah

8:25 In the twelfth year of the reign of Israel’s King Joram, son of Ahab, Jehoram’s son Ahaziah became king over Judah. 8:26 Ahaziah was twenty-two years old when he became king and he reigned for one year in Jerusalem. 1  His mother was Athaliah, the granddaughter 2  of King Omri of Israel. 8:27 He followed in the footsteps of Ahab’s dynasty and did evil in the sight of 3  the Lord, like Ahab’s dynasty, for he was related to Ahab’s family. 4 

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