The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
CH2 12:12 And when he humbled himself, the wrath of the LORD turned
from him, that he would not destroy him altogether: and also in Judah
things went well.
CH2 12:13 So king Rehoboam strengthened himself in Jerusalem, and
reigned: for Rehoboam was one and forty years old when he began to
reign, and he reigned seventeen years in Jerusalem, the city which the
LORD had chosen out of all the tribes of Israel, to put his name there.
And his mother's name was Naamah an Ammonitess.
CH2 12:14 And he did evil, because he prepared not his heart to seek
King James Bible