2 Chronicles 21:5
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King James Version
Jehoram was thirty and two years old when he began to reign, and he reigned eight years in Jerusalem.

Darby Bible Translation
Jehoram was thirty-two years old when he began to reign; and he reigned eight years in Jerusalem.

World English Bible
Jehoram was thirty-two years old when he began to reign; and he reigned eight years in Jerusalem.

Young's Literal Translation
A son of thirty and two years is Jehoram in his reigning, and eight years he hath reigned in Jerusalem,

2 Chronicles 21:5 Parallel
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Geneva Study Bible

Jehoram was thirty and two years old when he began to reign, and he reigned eight years in Jerusalem.

Scofield Reference Notes

Margin began

Began, that is, as co-king. 2Chr 22:2 See Scofield Note: "2Chr 21:1".2 Chronicles 21:5 Parallel Commentaries

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The Fall of the House of Ahab
[This chapter is based on 1 Kings 21; 2 Kings 1.] The evil influence that Jezebel had exercised from the first over Ahab continued during the later years of his life and bore fruit in deeds of shame and violence such as have seldom been equaled in sacred history. "There was none like unto Ahab, which did sell himself to work wickedness in the sight of the Lord, whom Jezebel his wife stirred up." Naturally of a covetous disposition, Ahab, strengthened and sustained in wrongdoing by Jezebel, had followed
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings

A Discourse of Mercifulness
Blessed are the merciful, for they shall obtain mercy. Matthew 5:7 These verses, like the stairs of Solomon's temple, cause our ascent to the holy of holies. We are now mounting up a step higher. Blessed are the merciful . . '. There was never more need to preach of mercifulness than in these unmerciful times wherein we live. It is reported in the life of Chrysostom that he preached much on this subject of mercifulness, and for his much pressing Christians to mercy, he was called of many, the alms-preacher,
Thomas Watson—The Beatitudes: An Exposition of Matthew 5:1-12

The Prophet Joel.
PRELIMINARY REMARKS. The position which has been assigned to Joel in the collection of the Minor Prophets, furnishes an external argument for the determination of the time at which Joel wrote. There cannot be any doubt that the Collectors were guided by a consideration of the chronology. The circumstance, that they placed the prophecies of Joel just between the two prophets who, according to the inscriptions and contents of their prophecies, belonged to the time of Jeroboam and Uzziah, is
Ernst Wilhelm Hengstenberg—Christology of the Old Testament

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