Who succeeded Jehoiakim as king? View all View original

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


He was succeeded as king by his son.

2 Kings 24:6 View context

So Jehoiakim slept with his fathers: and Jehoiachin his son reigned in his stead.

He had no one to succeed him.

Jeremiah 36:30 View context

Therefore thus saith the LORD of Jehoiakim king of Judah; He shall have none to sit upon the throne of David: and his dead body shall be cast out in the day to the heat, and in the night to the frost.