2 Kings 22.1-30: Josiah (640-609 BC): a righteous king; a second Moses or Joshua to match the second David (Hezekiah);
2 Kings 22.3-13: the Book of the Law (some form of Deuteronomy) found during repairs to the Temple;
2 Kings 23.1-3: Josiah’s reform of religion;
- 2 Kings 23.31-25.30: The end of Judah.
- 2 Kings 24: King Nebuchadnezzar of Babylon came up against Jerusalem, captured and destroyed it.