Moreover the LORD shall raise up a king over Israel, who shall cut off the house of Jeroboam that day: what? even now.
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George Leo Haydock
Time. Protestants, "But what? even now. "The young prince, (Haydock) who was the firmest support of the family, was presently hurried away. Abia, king of Juda, slew above 500,000 of Jeroboam's subjects at once; and Baasa exterminated his family. (Calmet)
The latter had now begun his conspiracy. (Abulensis, q. 26.)