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But he did that which was evil in the sight of the LORD, as did Manasseh his father: for Amon sacrificed to all the carved images which Manasseh his father had made, and served them;
as did Manasseh
2 Chronicles 33:1-10 Manasseh was twelve years old when he began to reign, and he reigned fifty and five years in Jerusalem...
2 Kings 21:1-11,20 Manasseh was twelve years old when he began to reign, and reigned fifty and five years in Jerusalem...
for Amon sacrificed Amon's conduct is recorded as like his father Manasseh, in sacrificing to graven images; by which some think it is an evidence that Manasseh did not truly repent, but they forget how many good kings had wicked sons. In one point of view Manasseh was defective, although it cannot be supposed that it affected his eternal state; for when he cast out the images, he did not utterly deface and destroy them, according to the law in
Deuteronomy 7:5 But thus shall you deal with them; you shall destroy their altars, and break down their images, and cut down their groves...
, which required, moreover, that the graven images should be burnt with fire. How necessary that law was, this instance shows; for the carved images being only thrown aside, and not burnt, Amon knew where to find them, soon set them up, and sacrificed to them.
Isaiah 44:13 The carpenter stretches out his rule; he marks it out with a line; he fits it with planes, and he marks it out with the compass...
Strong's ConcordanceBut he did [that which was] evil in the sight of the LORD, as did Manasseh his father: for Amon sacrificed unto all the carved images which Manasseh his father had made, and served them;
Topical BibleAmon Carved Engraved Evil Graven Idols Images Manasseh Manas'seh Offered Offerings Sacrificed Sacrifices Servant Served Serveth Sight Worshiped
2 Chronicles Chapter 33 Verse 22
Alphabetical: all Amon and as carved did done evil eyes father had He his idols images in LORD made Manasseh of offered sacrificed sacrifices served sight the them to which worshiped
OT History: 2 Chronicles 33:22 He did that which was evil (2 Chron. 2Ch iiCh ii ch 2 chr 2chr)