1 Azariah the King of Judah becometh a leper. 5 Of Jotham, 10 Shallum, 14 Menahem, 23 Pekahiah, 30 Uzziah, 32 Jotham, 38 and Ahaz. In the seven and twentieth year of Jeroboam king of Israel, began Azariah son of Amaziah king of Judah to reign.
New king of Judah: Azariah Father’s name: Amaziah, the former king His age at the beginning of his reign: 16 years old Length of reign: 52 years, in Jerusalem Mother’s name: Jecoliah of Jerusalem Reigning in Israel at that time: King Jeroboam, who had been the king there for 27 years
In the twenty-seventh year of Jeroboam king of Israel, Azariah son of Amaziah became king in Judah. He was sixteen years old when he began his rule and he was king for fifty-two years in Jerusalem. His mother’s name was Jecoliah. She was from Jerusalem. He did well in the eyes of God, following in the footsteps of his father Amaziah. But he also failed to get rid of the local sex-and-religion shrines; they continued to be popular with the people. God afflicted the king with a bad skin disease until the day of his death. He lived in the palace but no longer acted as king; his son Jotham ran the government and ruled the country.
In the seven and twentieth year of Jeroboam (II), king of Israel, Azariah, the son of Amaziah, king of Judah, reigned; (In the twenty-seventh year of Jeroboam II, the king of Israel, Azariah, also known as Uzziah, the son of Amaziah, the king of Judah, began to reign;)
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