But [a]he walked in the ways of the kings of Israel, and made even molten images for [b]Baalim.

Moreover he burnt incense in the valley of Ben-hinnom, and [c]burnt his sons with fire, after the abominations of the heathen whom the Lord had cast out before the children of Israel.

He sacrificed also and burnt incense in the high places, and on hills, and under every green tree.

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  1. 2 Chronicles 28:2 He was an idolater like them.
  2. 2 Chronicles 28:2 As the idolaters have certain chief idols, who are as patrons (as were these Baalim) so have they others which are inferior and do represent the great idols.
  3. 2 Chronicles 28:3 Or, made them pass through the fire, as 2 Chron. 33:6; Lev. 13:21.
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