Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
He took one from the royal family, made a treaty with him, and put him under oath. He then took the leaders of the land
2 Kings 24:17
The king of Babylon made Mattaniah, Jehoiachin's uncle, king in Jehoiachin's place. He renamed him Zedekiah.
Zedekiah son of Josiah succeeded Jeconiah son of Jehoiakim as king. He was elevated to the throne of the land of Judah by King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon.
Planted it in a fruitful field
For the Lord your God is bringing you to a good land, a land of brooks, springs, and fountains flowing forth in valleys and hills,
Its boughs were strong, fit for rulers' scepters; it reached up into the clouds. It stood out because of its height and its many branches.
For this reason what they have made and stored up, they carry over the Stream of the Poplars.
They will sprout up like a tree in the grass, like poplars beside channels of water.