* A.M. 3262. B.C. 742. In those days.
"At the end of Jotham's reign." This Jotham died at
forty-one. He was too great a blessing to be continued long
to such an unworthy people. His death was a judgment,
especially considering the character of Ahaz, his son and
successor: for we read, (16:3) Ahaz made his son pass through
the fire. This son may have been Hezekiah, who served the
Lord, and whose prayer in sickness was most graciously herd
10:32 1Sa 3:12 Jer 25:29 Lu 21:28
* to send.
De 28:48 Ps 78:49 Isa 10:5-7 Jer 16:16 43:10
16:5 2Ch 28:6 Isa 7:1,8 Ho 5:12,13