Bible: 2 Kings 9:21-37
9:22 When Jehoram saw Jehu, he asked, “Is everything all right, Jehu?” He replied, “How can everything be all right as long as your mother Jezebel promotes idolatry and pagan practices?” 5 9:23 Jehoram turned his chariot around and took off. 6 He said to Ahaziah, “It’s a trap, 7 Ahaziah!” 9:24 Jehu aimed his bow and shot an arrow right between Jehoram’s shoulders. 8 The arrow went through 9 his heart and he fell to his knees in his chariot. 9:25 Jehu ordered 10 his officer Bidkar, “Pick him up and throw him into the part of the field that once belonged to Naboth of Jezreel. Remember, you and I were riding together behind his father Ahab, when the
9:27 When King Ahaziah of Judah saw what happened, he took off 13 up the road to Beth Haggan. Jehu chased him and ordered, “Shoot him too.” They shot him while he was driving his chariot up the ascent of Gur near Ibleam. 14 He fled to Megiddo 15 and died there. 9:28 His servants took his body 16 back to Jerusalem 17 and buried him in his tomb with his ancestors in the city of David. 9:29 Ahaziah had become king over Judah in the eleventh year of Joram son of Ahab.
9:30 Jehu approached Jezreel. When Jezebel heard the news, she put on some eye liner, 18 fixed up her hair, and leaned out the window. 9:31 When Jehu came through the gate, she said, “Is everything all right, Zimri, murderer of his master?” 19 9:32 He looked up at the window and said, “Who is on my side? Who?” Two or three 20 eunuchs looked down at him. 9:33 He said, “Throw her down!” So they threw her down, and when she hit the ground, 21 her blood splattered against the wall and the horses, and Jehu drove his chariot over her. 22 9:34 He went inside and had a meal. 23 Then he said, “Dispose of this accursed woman’s corpse. Bury her, for after all, she was a king’s daughter.” 24 9:35 But when they went to bury her, they found nothing left but 25 the skull, feet, and palms of the hands. 9:36 When they went back and told him, he said, “The