2 Chr 35:1

35:1 Passover. The Passover celebrated in Josiah’s eighteenth year is mentioned briefly in 2 Kin. 23:21–23, but described here in detail. Like Hezekiah before him (30:1 note), Josiah enthusiastically observed this national celebration in the temple at Jerusalem (see also Ezra 6:19–22).

first month. See note 30:2.