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2 Chronicles 35:20
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(w)After all this, when Josiah had set the [d]temple in order, Neco king of Egypt came up to make war at (x)Carchemish on the Euphrates, and Josiah went out to engage him.
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2 Chronicles 35:21
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But [e]Neco sent messengers to him, saying, "(y)What have we to do with each other, O King of Judah? I am not coming against you today but against the house with which I am at war, and God has ordered me to hurry. Stop for your own sake from interfering with God who is with me, so that He will not destroy you."
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2 Chronicles 35:22
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However, Josiah would not turn [f]away from him, but (z)disguised himself in order to make war with him; nor did he listen to the words of Neco (aa)from the mouth of God, but came to make war on the plain of (ab)Megiddo.
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2 Chronicles 35:23
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The archers shot King Josiah, and the king said to his servants, "Take me away, for I am badly wounded."
2 Chronicles 35:24
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So his servants took him out of the chariot and carried him in the second chariot which he had, and brought him to Jerusalem [g]where he died and was buried in the tombs of his fathers. (ac)All Judah and Jerusalem mourned for Josiah.
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