Category: 102: History Books

2 Chronicles 29

2 Chronicles 29 Hezekiah was a righteous king in Judah 2 Chronicles 29:1 Hezekiah began to reign when he was five and twenty years old, and he reigned nine and twenty years in Jerusalem. And his mother’s name was Abijah, the daughter of Zechariah. 29:2 And he did that which was right in the sight of the LORD, according […]

2 Chronicles 26 – 28

2 Chronicles 26 King Uzziah of Judah fell into pride and was cursed with leprosy 2 Chronicles 26:1 Then all the people of Judah took Uzziah, who was sixteen years old, and made him king in the room of his father Amaziah. 26:2 He [Amaziah had built] built Eloth, and restored it to Judah, after that the king slept [Amaziah died after […]

2 Chronicles 21 – 23

2 Chronicles 21 2 Chronicles 21:1 Now Jehoshaphat slept with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the city of David. And Jehoram his son reigned in his stead [in Judah]. Jehoram’s brothers were given cities in Judah, but Jehoram was given the kingdom. 21:2 And he had brethren the sons of Jehoshaphat, Azariah, and Jehiel, and Zechariah, […]

2 Chronicles 18 – 20

2 Chronicles 18 Jehoshaphat king of Judah was a righteous and godly king, who’s big mistake was entering into two separate agreements with the wicked kings of Israel during his reign.   2 Chronicles 18:1 Now Jehoshaphat [king of Judah] had riches and honour in abundance, and joined affinity with Ahab [king of Israel].  18:2 And after certain years he went down […]

2 Chronicles 11 – 13

2 Chronicles 11 Rehoboam is angered at being rejected and nearly stoned by the people of Israel when he went to Israel to take taxes, and makes ready for war. 2 Chronicles 11:1 And when Rehoboam was come to Jerusalem, he gathered of the house of Judah and Benjamin an hundred and fourscore thousand chosen men, […]

2 Chronicles 8 – 10

2 Chronicles 8 Solomon the great builder 2 Chronicles 8:1 And it came to pass at the end of twenty years, wherein Solomon had built the house of the LORD, and his own house, 8:2 That the cities which Huram had restored to Solomon, Solomon built them, and caused the children of Israel to dwell there. 8:3 And Solomon went […]

2 Chronicles 5 – 7

2 Chronicles 5 Solomon moved the Ark from David’s tent in Jerusalem to the permanent temple 2 Chronicles 5:1 Thus all the work that Solomon made for the house of the LORD was finished: and Solomon brought in all the things that David his father had dedicated; and the silver, and the gold, and all the […]

2 Chronicles 1 – 4

2 Chronicles 1 Solomon was crowned king and presented himself at the tabernacle at Gibeon offering a thousand burnt offerings on the brazen altar.  The Ark had been moved to Jerusalem by David but the tabernacle and altar of sacrifice remained at Gibeon. 2 Chronicles 1:1 And Solomon the son of David was strengthened in his […]

1 Chronicles 28 – 29

1 Chronicles 28 The coronation of king Solomon by David after Solomon had secured the throne Someday if we continue in overcoming and endure to the end we will also be crowned as kings and consecrated as priests!  These instructions to Solomon on the godly wisdom needed by a  king; are also instructions to those […]

1 Chronicles 25 – 27

1 Chronicles 25 David then separated out Asaph and the Levitical musicians to serve the Eternal in music and song. 1 Chronicles 25:1 Moreover David and the captains of the host separated [to the service of the musicians] to the service of the sons of Asaph, and of Heman, and of Jeduthun, who should prophesy [sing […]

1 Chronicles 18 – 21

1 Chronicles 18 David’s great wealth In the millennium the resurrected David will rule over a united Israel and Gaza, Jordan, Turkey, Syria and Lebanon, as well as all areas that the nations of Israel have been given around the world. 1 Chronicles 18:1 Now after this it came to pass, that David smote the […]

1 Chronicles 10 – 11

1 Chronicles 10 A history of David beginning with the death of Saul 1 Chronicles 10:1 Now the Philistines fought against Israel; and the men of Israel fled from before the Philistines, and fell down slain in mount Gilboa. 10:2 And the Philistines followed hard after Saul, and after his sons; and the Philistines slew […]

1 Chronicles 7 – 9

1 Chronicles 7 The first nine chapters of First Chronicles are the generations of mankind including Israel and Judah up to the captivity of Israel and is largely genealogies with some minor comments by me.  Issachar 1 Chronicles 7:1 Now the sons of Issachar were, Tola, and Puah, Jashub, and Shimrom, four. 7:2 And the […]

1 Chronicles 1 – 4

A repeat of the table of nations in Genesis 10-11   1 Chronicles 1 1 Chronicles 1 Adam, Sheth, Enosh, 1:2 Kenan, Mahalaleel, Jered, 1:3 Henoch, Methuselah, Lamech, 1:4 Noah, Shem, Ham, and Japheth. The sons of Japheth 1:5 The sons of Japheth; Gomer, and Magog, and Madai, and avan, and Tubal, and Meshech, and Tiras. […]

2 Kings 23 – 25

2 Kings 23 A righteous king destroys evil and supports the godly.  Righteous leaders and elders destroy evil, rebuke sin; and build up the godly. 2 Kings 23:1 And the king sent, and they gathered unto him all the elders of Judah and of Jerusalem. 23:2 And the king went up into the house of […]

2 Kings 19

2 Kings 19 God’s response to Assyria, and God’s deliverance for his faithful When Hezekiah heard the demands of the Assyrians he was moved to anguish and inquired of the Eternal.  This is exactly what we should be doing when we are told of our sins and the coming correction from the Eternal. 2 Kings 19:1 […]

2 Kings 17 – 18

2 Kings 17 The Northern Kingdom of Israel was conquered by the Neo-Assyrian monarchs, Tiglath-Pileser III (Pul) and Shalmaneser V. and brought under tribute in the reign of  Pekah, in approximately 740 B.C., and a twenty year series of deportations from the land began. 2 Kings 15:29   In the days of Pekah king of Israel […]

2 Kings 15 – 16

2 Kings 15 Azariah becomes king of Judah 2 Kings 15:1 In the twenty and seventh year of Jeroboam king of Israel began Azariah son of Amaziah king of Judah to reign. 15:2 Sixteen years old was he when he began to reign, and he reigned two and fifty years in Jerusalem. And his mother’s […]

2 Kings 12 – 14

2 Kings 12 2 Kings 12:1 In the seventh year of Jehu [king of Israel] Jehoash [Joash] began to reign [in Judah]; and forty years reigned he in Jerusalem. And his mother’s name was Zibiah of Beersheba. What a marvelous tribute to God and to the high priest Jehoiadah who tutored Joash, and to Joash! […]

2 Kings 10 – 11

2 Kings 10 Jehu challenged Ahab’s 70 sons to fight for Ahab’s throne of Israel in Samaria. Jehu destroys baal but lets the golden calves remain.  This shows a zeal for doing what he thought was right mixed with disobedience and rebellion at some of the Word of God.  This same condition fills today’s Spiritual […]

2 Kings 4 – 6

2 Kings 4 The miracles of  Elisha done by the power of God. The miracle of the oil  This is a prophetic miracle that all God’s truly sincerely faithful will be filled to overflowing with the oil of God’s Spirit! 2 Kings 4:1 Now there cried a certain woman of the wives of the sons […]

2 Kings 1 – 3

2 Kings 1 First and Second Kings were originally one book until divided to make two shorter books in the first century B.C.  Second Kings is a continuation of First Kings. 2 Kings 1:1 Then Moab rebelled against Israel after the death of Ahab. Ahaziah son of Ahab fell and was injured and he sent […]