King James Bible
with Catholic Commentary by George Leo Haydock

2 Chronicles 1

Solomon’s choice of wisdom, His strength and wealth.

2 Chronicles 2

Solomon’s message to Huram respecting the temple, His treaty with Huram.

2 Chronicles 3

The building of the temple.

2 Chronicles 4

The furniture of the temple.

2 Chronicles 5

The ark placed in the temple. (1-10) The temple filled with glory. (11-14)

2 Chronicles 6

Solomon’s prayer at the dedication of the temple.

2 Chronicles 7

God’s answer to Solomon’s prayer.

2 Chronicles 8

Solomon’s buildings and trade.

2 Chronicles 9

The queen of Sheba. (1-12) Solomon’s riches, and his death. (13-31)

2 Chronicles 10

The ten tribes revolt from Rehoboam.

2 Chronicles 11

Rehoboam forbidden to war against Israel. (1-12) The priests and Levites find refuge in Judah. (13-23)

2 Chronicles 12

Rehoboam, forsaking the Lord, is punished.

2 Chronicles 13

Abijah overcomes Jeroboam.

2 Chronicles 14

Asa’s piety, He strengthens his kingdom.

2 Chronicles 15

The people make a solemn covenant with God.

2 Chronicles 16

Asa seeks the aid of the Syrians, His death.

2 Chronicles 17

Jehoshaphat promotes religion in Judah, His prosperity.

2 Chronicles 18

Jehoshaphat’s alliance with Ahab.

2 Chronicles 19

Jehoshaphat visits his kingdom.

2 Chronicles 20

The danger and distress of Judah. (1-13) Jahaziel’s prophecy of victory. (14-19) The thanksgiving of Judah. (20-30) Jehoshaphat’s alliance with Ahaziah. (31-37)

2 Chronicles 21

The wicked reign of Jehoram. (1-11) Jehoram’s miserable end. (12-20)

2 Chronicles 22

The reign of Ahaziah, Athaliah destroys the royal family.

2 Chronicles 23

Joash crowned, and Athaliah slain.

2 Chronicles 24

Joash, of Judah, The temple repaired. (1-14) Joash falls into idolatry, He is slain by his servants. (15-27)

2 Chronicles 25

Amaziah, king of Judah. (1-13) Amaziah worships the idols of Edom. (14-16) Amaziah’s rash challenge. (17-28)

2 Chronicles 26

Uzziah’s good reign in Judah. (1-15) Uzziah’s attempt to burn incense. (16-23)

2 Chronicles 27

Jotham’s reign in Judah.

2 Chronicles 28

The wicked reign of Ahaz in Judah.

2 Chronicles 29

Hezekiah’s good reign in Judah. (1-19) Hezekiah’s sacrifice of atonement. (20-36)

2 Chronicles 30

Hezekiah’s passover. (1-12) The passover celebrated. (13-20) The feast of unleavened bread. (21-27)

2 Chronicles 31

Hezekiah destroys idolatry.

2 Chronicles 32

The invasion of Sennacherib, His defeat. (1-23) Hezekiah’s sickness, His prosperous reign, and death. (24-33)

2 Chronicles 33

Manasseh’s and repentance. (1-20) Amon’s wicked reign in Judah. (21-25)

2 Chronicles 34

Josiah’s good reign in Judah.

2 Chronicles 35

The passover kept by Josiah. (1-19) Josiah slain in battle. (20-27)

2 Chronicles 36

The destruction of Jerusalem. (1-21) The proclamation of Cyrus. (22,23)