- What would you say was the chief fault in Amaziah’s character?
How does the chapter illustrate the description of him in verse 2?
See, on the one hand, verses 3, 4, 7-10; also 26:4; and, on the other hand, 25:14-16, 27. Cf. Jer. 17:9.
- How does Amaziah’s career, with its gradual drift away from God, show the peril of a half-hearted loyalty to Christ?
Note. Verse10. The hired soldier had been hoping for loot and plunder, hence their anger. See also verse 13.