New Living Translation
When Jehoiakim died, his son Jehoiachin became the next king.
King James Bible
So Jehoiakim slept with his fathers: and Jehoiachin his son reigned in his stead.
Darby Bible Translation
And Jehoiakim slept with his fathers, and Jehoiachin his son reigned in his stead.
World English Bible
So Jehoiakim slept with his fathers; and Jehoiachin his son reigned in his place.
Young's Literal Translation
And Jehoiakim lieth with his fathers, and Jehoiachin his son reigneth in his stead.
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
24:6 With his fathers - But it is not said, he was buried with them. No doubt the prophecy of Jeremiah was fulfilled, that he should not be lamented as his father was, but buried with the burial of an ass.
The first years of Jehoiakim's reign were filled with warnings of approaching doom. The word of the Lord spoken by the prophets was about to be fulfilled. The Assyrian power to the northward, long supreme, was no longer to rule the nations. Egypt on the south, in whose power the king of Judah was vainly placing his trust, was soon to receive a decided check. All unexpectedly a new world power, the Babylonian Empire, was rising to the eastward and swiftly overshadowing all other nations. Within a …
Ellen Gould White—The Story of Prophets and Kings
2 Kings 24:5
The rest of the events in Jehoiakim's reign and all his deeds are recorded in [The Book of the History of the Kings of Judah.]
Therefore, this is what the LORD says about Jehoiakim, son of King Josiah: "The people will not mourn for him, crying to one another, 'Alas, my brother! Alas, my sister!' His subjects will not mourn for him, crying, 'Alas, our master is dead! Alas, his splendor is gone!'
He will be buried like a dead donkey--dragged out of Jerusalem and dumped outside the gates!
"As surely as I live," says the LORD, "I will abandon you, Jehoiachin son of Jehoiakim, king of Judah. Even if you were the signet ring on my right hand, I would pull you off.
"Sing this funeral song for the princes of Israel:
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