Did Jehoiakim die in Babylon or near Jerusalem? View all View original

This Bible contradiction is from the Skeptic's Annotated Bible.


He died in Babylon.

2 Chronicles 36:5-6 View context

Jehoiakim [was] twenty and five years old when he began to reign, and he reigned eleven years in Jerusalem: and he did [that which was] evil in the sight of the LORD his God.

Against him came up Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon, and bound him in fetters, to carry him to Babylon.