Abuahhs IUZUQS. 2 CHRONICLES. XIV, XV. Asa destraycth idolatry. g mf? {
with us for our ca tain,p and his B. C. 957. I 5Also he took away.nut of all the If Asn  
priests with seund)in;; trumpets q -—•— cities of Judah the nah plaees and Tml]
to cry alarm against you. O child- D |,_g_|g_ Ithe ¤ nnagcs : andtliedungdomwas I bc {vi
ren ot israel. 1· tight yc not against _ , tquiet lietbre hun. _ _ _ hc wl
the Lone Gad ol` your fathers; for T'J°’·”·“tl°·t S ii And he built fenced cities in I-Um,]
ye shall not prosper. ,1 );,,_m_g_ Iiudahi llirthe land had rest, and ho 3 N
I3 WI But Jerohoam caused an .]U$_5_13.2()_ had no warin those years; becaused hmm
amhnslnnent to come about be- ‘the LORD had given him rest. Wm,.
l]1inIlIthem: so they were betbre "‘§"‘_L'%%"i` IIT ’I`l1eI’efY(iie!l1e said untod.I11d:IIt, Wim,
ut a i, and the ambus unent was Q'. ‘ " 1 .et us iui t msc cities, uu ma te _
liehind them. ’\°'°‘39' ' about them walls and towers, gates I bielii
1-t And when Judah looked back, s ¤t1.11.12, tand bam, whilzz the land is yet be- Ismd
behold, the battle was before and , _ 3 fore ns; because we have sought: {mma
bcliind: and they cried unto the I ]}{h,;’}‘;D' tthe L01tD our God, we have soutxlu. · 5 M
UJRD, and the priests sounded with UQEZQ I/lim, and he hath eiven us rest on I m, Im
the arprnpets. { J 0 I NZIIE" Ieveryi side. So they built and pn:s· ~ U, hi,]
I5 'ien t ie men 0 u a i qave a I ` ` ' ueret . 1 · .
shout: and as the men of Judah uI’s.tS.37,3S. tls And Asa had an army of men  
shouted,it came to pass. that Gods U lsx 23 BQ Ithat bare targets and speais, out I G _\,
smote Jeroboatn and all Israel he- " ' “' ol Judah three hundred thousand; "mim
{age AlSjaIianIl fI1dal1.fI In I ii Or. com- Iandlout of lBenj:I1nin, that Iiare did k
I An tie e ii t ren o srae et vlutrlury. sine t s ans 1 rew rows, two ian- ~ »
before Judah: and God delivered ,,, Ch I; 15 dried and Hiutscore thousand: all nag);
them i11to their hand. ` " ' {these u:z`rc11ii,zlityi11e11 o1` ralour. wurk
17 And Aliijahaud his people slew tL.ll.·\1’. 11.) I 91I And f there came out aaaitist   8 A
them with a great slaughter ; so u IK, 15 Q them Zcrah the l·Zl.h1opian, with an ‘ WUHI
there fell down slain of Israel tive `   host of a thousand thousand, and I me II
liuéitlpid tl1o;1sanIlel]1osen mein. I I I ' lLlll'€t)J;illi(II'C\IClll1l`lUIS} and catuc puh,.
I "rus tie e n t ren ot` srae ·c¤.t5.t7. Iunto. eres ia 1.g ~ I
were liroueht undor at that tune. mt-lI·7· , IU Then Asa went out azaitist   3%,111:
ttlltlllltbt‘ltlltll`4’llt)I`.lIltlilllIl|‘t:V1\lIl¢ll. i_,,u,,,U. ihiui, and they Set the battle iu _ 1,.,.;}
Iievausetl they rolieil upon the I_ SMG Iarray inlthf valley of Zephathah : and I.
lOItIlLi1u ot`t.l1<¢ir1'at tors. c   . . at.Xla1‘eSutt. . .
lt)A1ul1\li1j:d1 pursued alter Joro- I ll And Asa eried 71 unto the I10t”t1J ~  
lnoam, and took cities 1`rom him. """"""‘_l1is(Eod, and said. l.o1t11, it is no- j bm]
Beth-ul with the towns thureol`. __ , tlnnz with thee, to help, wln·tht·1‘z I Benji
andJeshanah with the townsthere· 'md """g“"· with many,or with them that have I umu
ot] and Iiphraim with the towns [1.1»$,g_:_1_ Ino power: help us, O [.0111) our Q $(.1, II
tlierootZ . _, Itlod; for we rest. on theo, and tu   t].1I’[_
20 Neitherdid Jerolioam it rertorer C }JsjlI:‘·Il·"· Ithy name k we go against this mul- I lygmvl
strengtlt azain in the days of1\l¤i~ _ "'fI' ‘}' titude. O Loan, thou url our (Pod; limb
jah: and the 1.01:1) struel; u lain, J Uh-lI>·$· Ilet not it man prevail against thee. l IU R
and he died. g 1%.15,.1.1, 12 SotheI.01t1>sniotelt.l1e l·I1tu<·p- I ,0.,,,,]
21 Tl But Abijah waxed mighty, II ph ,3 H ians betbre .\sa,and hedire Jurlah; I mQ,III
and married fourteen wires, andI };§'I{_]{j_ andthe 1·Itlnop1aus ded.   ,-.,I.,“
bettat twuntv and two sons, andI y,4I>_g_ lil And Asa and the people that 1 ]l",\
sixttaeiiltlslitielitors. [ N |_3o_1_ nun: with higi Iuxipupd them unto i .1 ul,.
22Ant t ie rest of the aets o ; ii- · Q Gerar: man t ie it nopians were . .
jah,antl his ways, and his sayinzs, I L LIEGQ Ioyerthrown, that they rould not  
urn written in the Ustory o1` the A l?‘·l,'·l’· jrevover tlurtnselyesg Har they \\'t‘i'U SIMM,
propl1ettdtto.w "·'°·'"· I-1 ttt·st1·oyt.¤t treme the Loup, and 16 I
(·]|.\p*y].jI( X]\’_ it tn, mortal Ilnglilre his host; andl they Ci\l”i`|U*»l I HIQNAI
Asn tllslroyrl/1 idol/1/ry. mutt- taway very innvh spot . I-.
.SO/1 .\l»141ali slept mth his tit-,11-11.1;;.1;, I It And they sniote all the ruttrs I gsiilv
thurs. and tln:yl1u1·nrd hun inIm Cv ,0 1 {round about Llerar; lor the that TI I 13 ·1
the nity ot` Ilavnl 1 a11di\sal11slso1iI|h"`“ ' ’ tat the l.otI1I1earncnpo11tlnr1i1:aF.·>. in nan. 1 ,
ood and right in the eyes o1` the ·I*’j;·!·!'.Zl· I 15 ’l'll¤·y sinote also the tents ot   wililgxi
EOIKIJ his God: I”··’l·9· Icattle, and earried away slneepaud I iu,. H
il l·`or he took away the altti1·st11`1II-HH. I5 )`r:a1n•·ls in al»u1nl:int:e,a1nlrettirttvtl I (.0:.;,,,
the stranue yotis, and I1 tho ln:hI V `, ` ` toJul'\t>al1·1u. I I5  
planes, and brake down the “ C"-f°·I"· 4Tll.\ l"'l`I£lt XV. Um];.
i 11na:¢:s,a1nlcutitlpwtiIliegrtwos; NH’,l·l‘Q· IAsam11I Jutlu/1 nm/;»·11 cot·m11111ttL*tII1   Ihm,.`
4 And conunant et ut ah to seek ‘“ ‘“' Und. I . -
the Lotto God ot` their iatlioxs, J“`3`IU' A-ND the Spirit u o1' God raunrr ‘ Hm;]
and to do the law and the eom—I` '”*`W"'°- I4 upon Azartah tl1tes¤·ttot`0·l·‘¤i¥ - mum
mandment. ———•—, 2 And he went out 1to meet .\>a»