Manasseh, Encourager of Evil
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2 Kings 21:1-16, 2 Kings 23:26-27, Jeremiah 15:1-4, 2 Chronicles 33:10-17
Start each day by reading the passages listed above. Then use the summary and reflection provided here to guide discussion around the daily reading.
Manasseh reinstituted the evil practices that his father, Hezekiah, worked to remove from Judah, including corrupt religious practices and social injustices. Though Manasseh later repented, God still promised to bring about the exile of the people of Judah because of Manasseh’s personal sin and the sin he led the people of Judah to commit.
Where do you see God’s presence in Manasseh’s story?