2 Chr 18:1

18:1 he made a marriage alliance. The author refers to the marriage of Jehoshaphat’s son, Jehoram, to Athaliah, daughter of Ahab (21:6; 22:2). In Kings, Ahab represents the depths of apostasy in the northern kingdom (1 Kin. 16:30). Cf. 19:1–3 and see note 16:2.