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  • Ahaz, King of Judah -- Fiction.,
  • Bible. O.T. -- History of Biblical events -- Fiction.,
  • Jews -- Kings and rulers -- Fiction.

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Edition Notes

StatementConstance Head.
LC ClassificationsPZ4.H4324 Ah, PS3558.E137 Ah
The Physical Object
Pagination264 p. ;
Number of Pages264
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL4426520M
ISBN 100805473092
LC Control Number79050340

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Ahaz in Book of Isaiah. Ahaz. King Ahaz is Hezekiah's dad. He seems to be a rather puzzled king in Isaiah. When he falls under threat of a joint-invasion by the northern Kingdom of Israel and by Ephraim, the Voice of God speaks to Ahaz, saying that it wants him to ask for a sign. Yet Ahaz thinks this is some sort of trial and refuses to ask. Ahaz, king of Judah (c. – bc) who became an Assyrian vassal (2 Kings 16; Isaiah 7–8). Ahaz assumed the throne of Judah at the age of 20 or Sometime later his kingdom was invaded by Pekah, king of Israel, and Rezin, king of Syria, in . 2 Kings 16 New International Version (NIV) Ahaz King of Judah. 16 In the seventeenth year of Pekah son of Remaliah, Ahaz son of Jotham king of Judah began to reign. 2 Ahaz was twenty years old when he became king, and he reigned in Jerusalem sixteen years. Unlike David his father, he did not do what was right in the eyes of the Lord his God. 3 He followed the ways of . Ahaz (possessor), eleventh king of Judah, son of Jotham, reigned , about sixteen the time of his accession, Rezin king of Damascus and Pekah king of Israel had recently formed a league against Judah, and they proceeded to lay siege to Jerusalem.

So Ahaz sent messengers to Tiglath-Pileser king of Assyria: Before Ahaz did this, Isaiah offered him a sign for assurance of God’s help in the struggle against the combined armies of Israel and Syria (Isaiah ). “This was a fair offer to a foul sinner” (Trapp), but Ahaz refused under the excuse of not wanting to test God, when. The Sign of Immanuel. 7 When Ahaz son of Jotham, the son of Uzziah, was king of Judah, King Rezin of Aram and Pekah son of Remaliah king of Israel marched up to fight against Jerusalem, but they could not overpower it. 2 Now the house of David was told, “Aram has allied itself with [] Ephraim ”; so the hearts of Ahaz and his people were shaken, as the trees of the forest are . Ahaz's acts were written in the book of the chronicles of the kings; he died, and was buried with his fathers; Hezekiah, his son, reigned in his stead. This is all that he thinks it needful to say. Verse - Now the rest of the acts of Ahaz which he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Judah? King Ahaz was a very wicked king, but still God was willing to give him a chance to repent and learn to trust and serve Him. So God sent His prophet Isaiah to talk to Ahaz: “Take heed, and be quiet; do not fear or be fainthearted for these two stubs of smoking firebrands” (verse 4).

  so when his son ahaz came to the throne he was more influenced by the people than he was his father. will reign forever and will be perfect,in the book of the judges,when the israelites asked god/yahweh for a king,he told them he was their objected and decided to make saul their the era of the king started,only 3 king. Ahaz was 25 When he began to reign in Judah and he reigned until age 41 (2 Chron , 8; ca. B.C.). Israel and Syria formed an alliance to combat the rising Assyrian threat from the East, but Ahaz refused to bring Judah into the alliance (2 Kings ; Isa. ).   Learn more about Ahaz from the Easton’s Bible Dictionary. Possessor. (1.) A grandson of Jonathan (1 Chr. ; ). (2.) The son and successor of Jotham, king of Judah (2 Kings 16; Isa. ; 2 Chr. 28). He gave himself up to a life of wickedness and idolatry. Ahaz definition, a king of Judah, ?–? b.c. II Kings 16; II Chron. See more.