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1 Kings 16:3 (NIV)

[FONT=&quot]So I am about to wipe out Baasha[/FONT][FONT=&quot][/FONT][FONT=&quot] and his house,[/FONT][FONT=&quot][/FONT][FONT=&quot] and I will make your house like that of Jeroboam son of Nebat.[/FONT]
 

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1 Kings 16:4 (NKJV)

The dogs shall eat whoever belongs to Baasha and dies in the city, and the birds of the air shall eat whoever dies in the fields."
 

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[h=1](1 Kings 16:5): ...New King James Version (NKJV)[/h]5 Now the rest of the acts of Baasha, what he did, and his might, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel?
 

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[h=1](1 Kings 16:6): ...New American Standard Bible (NASB)[/h]6 And Baasha slept with his fathers and was buried in Tirzah, and Elah his son became king in his place.
 

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1 Kings 16:7 (NIV)

[FONT=&quot]Moreover, the word of the [/FONT][FONT=&quot]Lord[/FONT][FONT=&quot] came[/FONT][FONT=&quot][/FONT][FONT=&quot] through the prophet Jehu[/FONT][FONT=&quot][/FONT][FONT=&quot] son of Hanani to Baasha and his house, because of all the evil he had done in the eyes of the [/FONT][FONT=&quot]Lord[/FONT][FONT=&quot], arousing his anger by the things he did, becoming like the house of Jeroboam—and also because he destroyed it.[/FONT]
 

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1 Kings 16:8 (NKJV)

In the twenty-sixth year of Asa king of Judah, Elah the son of Baasha became king over Israel, and reigned two years in Tirzah.
 

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1 Kings 16:9 (NIV)

9 [FONT=&quot]Zimri, one of his officials, who had command of half his chariots, plotted against him. Elah was in Tirzah at the time, getting drunk[/FONT][FONT=&quot][/FONT][FONT=&quot] in the home of Arza, the palace administrator[/FONT][FONT=&quot][/FONT][FONT=&quot] at Tirzah.[/FONT]
 

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1 Kings 16:10 (NKJV)

And Zimri went in and struck him and killed him in the twenty-seventh year of Asa king of Judah, and reigned in his place.
 

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1 Kings 16:11 (NKJV)

Then it came to pass, when he began to reign, as soon as he was seated on his throne, that he killed all the household of Baasha; he did not leave him one male, neither of his relatives nor of his friends.
 

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1 Kings 16:12 (NKJV)

Thus Zimri destroyed all the household of Baasha, according to the word of the LORD, which He spoke against Baasha by Jehu the prophet,
 
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1 Kings 16:13 (KJV)
For all the sins of Baasha, and the sins of Elah his son, by which they sinned, and by which they made Israel to sin, in provoking the LORD God of Israel to anger with their vanities.
 

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1 Kings 16:14 (KJV)

Now the rest of the acts of Elah, and all that he did, are they not written in the book of the chronicles of the kings of Israel?
 

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1 Kings 16:15 (KJV)

In the twenty and seventh year of Asa king of Judah did Zimri reign seven days in Tirzah. And the people were encamped against Gibbethon, which belonged to the Philistines.
 

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1 Kings 16:16 (KJV)

[FONT=&quot]And the people that were encamped heard say, Zimri hath conspired, and hath also slain the king: wherefore all Israel made Omri, the captain of the host, king over Israel that day in the camp.[/FONT]
 

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1 Kings 16:17 (KJV)

And Omri went up from Gibbethon, and all Israel with him, and they besieged Tirzah.
 

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[FONT=&quot][h=1](1 Kings 16:18): ...New American Standard Bible (NASB)[/h]18 When Zimri saw that the city was taken, he went into the citadel of the king’s house and burned the king’s house over him with fire, and died,


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[h=1](1 Kings 16:19): ...New American Standard Bible (NASB)[/h]19 because of his sins which he sinned, doing evil in the sight of the Lord, walking in the way of Jeroboam, and in his sin which he did, making Israel sin.
 

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1 Kings 16:20 (NIV)

[FONT=&quot]As for the other events of Zimri’s reign, and the rebellion he carried out, are they not written in the book of the annals of the kings of Israel?[/FONT]
 
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1 Kings 16:21 (KJV)
Then were the people of Israel divided into two parts: half of the people followed Tibni the son of Ginath, to make him king; and half followed Omri.
 

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1 Kings 16:22 (KJV)

[FONT=&quot]But the people that followed Omri prevailed against the people that followed Tibni the son of Ginath: so Tibni died, and Omri reigned.[/FONT]