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Hezekiah succeeds Ahaz
Hezekiah succeeded his father Ahaz as king of Judah.
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2 Ki 16:20

So Ahaz slept with his ancestors and was buried with his ancestors in the city of David, and Hezekiah his son reigned in his place.

2 Ki 18:1–2

It happened in the third year of Hoshea the son of Elah king of Israel, that Hezekiah the son of Ahaz king of Judah became king. He was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned twenty-nine years in Jerusalem. The name of his mother was Abi, the daughter …

2 Ch 28:27–29:1

And Ahaz slept with his ancestors, and they buried him in the city, in Jerusalem, for they did not bring him to the burial site of the kings of Israel. And Hezekiah his son became king in his place. Hezekiah became king when he was twenty-five years old, and he reigned …

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1 Ch 3:13;
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