Why is Bible engagement down in the digital age? Bible Gateway's Rachel Barach shares some insight.
28:21 took . . . from the house of the Lord. See note 16:2.
did not help him. Tiglath-pileser of Assyria (745–727 b.c.) gave some temporary relief to Judah from the threats of Syria and Israel (2 Kin. 16:7–9), but Judah became subservient to Assyria.