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Ahaz Ruled as King of Judah For 16 years - II Chronicles 28:1 – 28:27 (commentary)

Ahaz was 20 years old when he became king of Judah and he ruled 16 years from Jerusalem (v. 1). He was nothing like his ancestor David as he disobeyed God and was as sinful as any of the kings of Israel (v. 2). He made idols of Baal, and offered sacrifices in Hinnom Valley (v. 3) …