Bible in a Year, Day 187

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Day 187

2 Kings & 2 Chronicles

Last year I took an Old Testament Survey class and it was amazingly helpful in learning the basics but was we go through each chapter, I realize I want to know more and more. I love history, and while I am confused at first glance with some of the names, charts like the one below can sure help me.

Remember that when they call David someone’s father, it’s a general term of the family line. And that sleep means death in these passages. Last, you’ll see a photo of some of the Old Testament idols that have been found. I can’t even begin to imagine worshipping one of those when we have a Living God.

Here’s another map that shows the divided Kingdom of Judah and Israel.

Bible in a Year - Divided Kingdom Map

Here is a new chart showing Joash, Amaziah, Azariah, aka Uzziah and Jeroboam. 

Bible in a Year

2 Kings 14

Amaziah Reigns in Judah (1-22)

Jeroboam II Reigns in Israel (23-29)

Bible-in-a-year-Jeroboam II Reigns in Israel

2 Chronicles 25

Amaziah Reigns in Judah (1-4)

Amaziah’s Victories (5-13)

Amaziah’s Idolatry (14-16)

Israel Defeats Amaziah (17-28)

Bible in a Year - photo of Old Testament gods or idols

Source: Sumerian idols (Oriental Institute, Chicago)

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