Treasury of Scripture
And Menahem exacted the money of Israel, even of all the mighty men of wealth, of each man fifty shekels of silver, to give to the king of Assyria. So the king of Assyria turned back, and stayed not there in the land.
2 Kings 23:35 And Jehoiakim gave the silver and the gold to Pharaoh; but he taxed the land to give the money according to the commandment of Pharaoh...
exacted [heb] cause to come forth
Ruth 2:1 And Naomi had a kinsman of her husband's, a mighty man of wealth, of the family of Elimelech; and his name was Boaz.
2 Samuel 19:32 Now Barzillai was a very aged man, even fourscore years old: and he had provided the king of sustenance while he lay at Mahanaim...
Job 1:3 His substance also was seven thousand sheep, and three thousand camels, and five hundred yoke of oxen, and five hundred she donkeys...
of each man, etc. or, rather, as Bishop Patrick renders, `to give to the king of Assyria fifty shekels of silver for each man,' i.e, in his army. It may be supposed, that Menahem compelled `the mighty men of wealth' to give much more a-piece than this sum, (somewhat about
5l. sterling each) and each of them in some proportion to his affluence
2 Kings 15:29 In the days of Pekah king of Israel came Tiglathpileser king of Assyria, and took Ijon, and Abelbethmaachah, and Janoah, and Kedesh...
2 Kings 17:3,4 Against him came up Shalmaneser king of Assyria; and Hoshea became his servant, and gave him presents...
2 Kings 18:14-17 And Hezekiah king of Judah sent to the king of Assyria to Lachish, saying, I have offended; return from me...
Strong's ConcordanceAnd Menahem exacted the money of Israel, [even] of all the mighty men of wealth, of each man fifty shekels of silver, to give to the king of Assyria. So the king of Assyria turned back, and stayed not there in the land.
Topical BibleAsshur Assyria Bringeth Contribute Didn't Exacted Fifty Got Longer Menahem Men'ahem Mighty Money Pay Returned Shekels Silver Stay Stayed Stopping Turneth Wealth Wealthy Withdrew
2 Kings Chapter 15 Verse 20
Alphabetical: all and Assyria be contribute did each even Every exacted fifty from given had in Israel king land longer man men Menahem mighty money no not of pay remain returned shekels silver So stayed the Then there this to wealth wealthy withdrew
OT History: 2 Kings 15:20 Menahem exacted the money of Israel even (2Ki iiKi ii ki 2 kg 2kg)