KJV 1 Now Jehoram the son of Ahab began to reign over Israel in Samaria the eighteenth year of Jehoshaphat king of Judah, and reigned twelve years. 2 And he wrought evil in the sight of the Lord; but not like his father, and like his mother: for he put away the image of Baal that his father had made. NIV 1 Joram son of Ahab became king of Israel in Samaria in the eighteenth year of Jehoshaphat king of Judah, and he reigned twelve years. Geneva Study Bible. And he wrought evil in the sight of the LORD; but not like his father, and like his mother: for he put aw... Read verse in King James Version 3 Now Jehoram the son of Ahab began to reign over Israel in Samaria the eighteenth year of Jehoshaphat king of Judah, and reigned twelve years. King James Version; 2 Kings 3 2 Kings 3. Bible > KJV > 2 Kings 3 ... 3 Nevertheless he cleaved unto the sins of Jeroboam the son of Nebat, which made Israel to sin; he departed not therefrom. And it came to pass, when the minstrel {l} played, that the hand of the LORD came upon him. The Moabite Stone (also called the Mesha Stele) was discovered in 1868 and contains a Moabite inscription that confirms many of the events of 2 Kings 3 but gives it a distinctly pro-Moabite spin. 2 Kings 3 King James Version (KJV). A. (l) He sang songs to God's glory, and so stirred up the prophets heart to prophecy.2 Kings 3:15 Parallel Commentaries 2And he wrought evil in the sight of the LORD; but not like his father, and like … 2 Kings 3 Now Jehoram the son of Ahab began to reign over Israel in Samaria the eighteenth year of Jehoshaphat king of Judah, and reigned twelve years. (1-3) A … 2 Kings 3 – War Against Moab. Three kings gather against the Moabites. 2 Kings 3. 1. But now bring me a minstrel. 1Now Jehoram the son of Ahab began to reign over Israel in Samaria the eighteenth year of Jehoshaphat king of Judah, and reigned twelve years.