Now the rest of the acts of Jehoahaz, and all that he did and his might, are they not written in the Book of the Chronicles of the Kings of Israel? And Jehoahaz slept with his fathers, and they buried him in Samaria; and Joash his son became king in his place.

10 In the thirty-seventh year of Joash king of Judah, Jehoash the son of Jehoahaz became king over Israel in Samaria, and reigned sixteen years. 11 He did evil in the sight of the Lord; he did not turn away from all the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, with which he made Israel sin, but he walked in [a]them. 12 (A)Now the rest of the acts of Joash and all that he did and his might with which he fought against Amaziah king of Judah, are they not written in the Book of the Chronicles of the Kings of Israel? 13 So Joash slept with his fathers, and Jeroboam sat on his throne; and Joash was buried in Samaria with the kings of Israel.

Death of Elisha

14 When Elisha [b]became sick with the illness of which he was to die, Joash the king of Israel came down to him and wept over [c]him and said, “(B)My father, my father, the chariots of Israel and its horsemen!”

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Footnotes

  1. 2 Kings 13:11 Lit it
  2. 2 Kings 13:14 Lit was sick with his sickness
  3. 2 Kings 13:14 Lit his face