16 And he shall give Israel up, because of the sins of Jeroboam, who did sin, and [a]made Israel to sin.

17 ¶ And Jeroboam’s wife arose, and departed, and came to Tirzah, and when she came to the threshold of the house, the young man died.

18 And they buried him, and all Israel lamented him, according to the word of the Lord which he spake by the hand of his servant Ahijah the Prophet.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Kings 14:16 The people shall not be excused when they do evil at the commandment of their governors.
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