19 You shall speak to him, saying, ‘Thus says the Lord: “Have you murdered and also taken possession?” ’ And you shall speak to him, saying, ‘Thus says the Lord: (A)“In the place where dogs licked the blood of Naboth, dogs shall lick your blood, even yours.” ’ ”

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24 The dogs shall eat (A)whoever belongs to Ahab and dies in the city, and the birds of the air shall eat whoever dies in the field.”

25 But (B)there was no one like Ahab who sold himself to do wickedness in the sight of the Lord, (C)because Jezebel his wife [a]stirred him up. 26 And he behaved very abominably in following idols, according to all (D)that the Amorites had done, whom the Lord had cast out before the children of Israel.

27 So it was, when Ahab heard those words, that he tore his clothes and (E)put sackcloth on his body, and fasted and lay in sackcloth, and went about mourning.

28 And the word of the Lord came to Elijah the Tishbite, saying, 29 “See how Ahab has humbled himself before Me? Because he (F)has humbled himself before Me, I will not bring the calamity in his days. (G)In the days of his son I will bring the calamity on his house.”

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  1. 1 Kings 21:25 incited him

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