2 Chronicles 13:20
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New American Standard Bible
Jeroboam did not again recover strength in the days of Abijah; and the LORD struck him and he died.

King James Bible
Neither did Jeroboam recover strength again in the days of Abijah: and the LORD struck him, and he died.

Darby Bible Translation
And Jeroboam did not recover strength again in the days of Abijah; and Jehovah smote him, and he died.

World English Bible
Neither did Jeroboam recover strength again in the days of Abijah: and Yahweh struck him, and he died.

Young's Literal Translation
And Jeroboam hath not retained power any more in the days of Abijah, and Jehovah smiteth him, and he dieth.

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Barnes' Notes on the Bible

Jeroboam's death was a judgment upon him for his sins. Chronologically speaking, his death is here out of place, for he outlived Abijah at least two years (compare the marginal reference and 1 Kings 15:9); but the writer, not intending to recur to his history, is naturally led to carry it on to its termination.

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Library
Letter vi. In My Last Two Letters I have Given the State of the Argument as It...
My dear friend, In my last two Letters I have given the state of the argument as it would stand between a Christian, thinking as I do, and a serious well-disposed Deist. I will now endeavour to state the argument, as between the former and the advocates for the popular belief,--such of them, I mean, as are competent to deliver a dispassionate judgment in the cause. And again, more particularly, I mean the learned and reflecting part of them, who are influenced to the retention of the prevailing
Samuel Taylor Coleridge—Confessions of an Inquiring Spirit etc

Chronicles
The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
1 Samuel 25:38
About ten days later, the LORD struck Nabal and he died.

1 Kings 14:20
The time that Jeroboam reigned was twenty-two years; and he slept with his fathers, and Nadab his son reigned in his place.

2 Chronicles 13:19
Abijah pursued Jeroboam and captured from him several cities, Bethel with its villages, Jeshanah with its villages and Ephron with its villages.

2 Chronicles 13:21
But Abijah became powerful; and took fourteen wives to himself, and became the father of twenty-two sons and sixteen daughters.

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