And he took away the male prostitutes out of the land, and removed all the idols that his fathers had made.
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George Leo Haydock
Effeminate. See chap. xiv. 24. Yet his zeal could not entirely eradicate this evil. There was room for the exertions of his son Josaphat, chap. xxii. 47. (Calmet)
The king punished with death such as he could discover. (Haydock)