Table of Contents

 

Introduction

Outline

Message

Exposition

III. THE REIGN OF SOLOMON chs. 19 (cont. from 1 Chron.)

A. Solomon's Wisdom and Prosperity ch. 1

1. Solomon's sacrifice and theophany 1:1-13

Solomon's sacrifice at Gibeon 1:1-6

God's response to Solomon 1:7-13 (cf. 1 Kings 3:5-15)

2. Solomon's power and wealth 1:14-17 (cf. 1 Kings 4:21)

B. The Building of the Temple 2:15:1

1. Preparations for building the temple ch. 2 (cf. 1 Kings 5; 7:13-14)

2. The temple proper 3:1-9 (cf. 1 Kings 6:1-22, 29-38)

3. The temple furnishings 3:105:1 (cf. 1 Kings 7:13-51)

C. The Dedication of the Temple 5:27:10 (cf. 1 Kings 8)

1. The installation of the ark 5:2-14

2. Solomon's address 6:1-11

3. Solomon's prayer 6:12-42

4. The descent of God's glory 7:1-3

5. The celebration of the people 7:4-10

D. God's Blessings and Curses 7:11-22 (cf. 1 Kings 9:1-9)

E. Solomon's Successes chs. 89

1. Solomon's political success 8:1-11

2. Solomon's religious success 8:12-16

3. Solomon's economic success 8:179:28

4. Solomon's death 9:29-31 (cf. 1 Kings 11:41-43)

IV. THE REIGNS OF SOLOMON'S SUCCESSORS chs. 1036

A. Rehoboam chs. 1012

1. The division of the nation ch. 10 (cf. 1 Kings 12)

2. Rehoboam's kingdom ch. 11

3. The invasion by Egypt ch. 12 (cf. 1 Kings 14:21-31)

B. Abijah 13:114:1 (cf. 1 Kings 15:1-8)

C. Asa 14:216:14 (cf. 1 Kings 15:9-24)

1. Asa's wisdom 14:2-15

2. Asa's reform ch. 15

3. Asa's failure ch. 16

D. Jehoshaphat chs. 1720

1. Summary of Jehoshaphat's reign 17:1-6

2. The strength of Jehoshaphat's kingdom 17:7-19

3. Jehoshaphat and Ahab ch. 18 (cf. 1 Kings 22:1-40)

4. Jehoshaphat's appointment of judges ch. 19

5. Victory over the Moabite-Ammonite alliance 20:1-30

6. Jehoshaphat's failures 20:31-37 (cf. 1 Kings 20:31-37)

E. Jehoram ch. 21 (cf. 2 Kings 8:16-24)

F. Ahaziah ch. 22 (cf. 2 Kings 8:259:29)

G. Athaliah ch. 23 (cf. 2 Kings 11:1-20)

H. Joash ch. 24 (cf. 2 Kings 11:2112:21)

I. Amaziah ch. 25 (cf. 2 Kings 14:1-22)

J. Uzziah ch. 26 (cf. 2 Kings 15:1-7)

K. Jotham ch. 27 (cf. 2 Kings 15:32-38)

L. Ahaz ch. 28 (cf. 2 Kings 16)

M. Hezekiah chs. 2932 (cf. 2 Kings 18-20)

1. The cleansing and rededication of the temple ch. 29

2. Hezekiah's Passover 30:131:1

3. Re-establishment of proper worship 31:2-21

4. The invasion by Sennacherib 32:1-23 (cf. 2 Kings 18:1319:37; Isa. 36-37)

5. Hezekiah's humility and greatness 32:24-33 (cf. 2 Kings 20; Isa. 38:139:8)

N. Manasseh 33:1-20 (cf. 2 Kings 21:1-18)

O. Amon 33:21-25 (cf. 2 Kings 21:19-26)

P. Josiah chs. 3435 (cf. 2 Kings 22:123:30)

1. Josiah's reforms ch. 34 (cf. 2 Kings 22:323:27)

2. Josiah's Passover 35:1-19 (cf. 2 Kings 23:21-27)

3. Josiah's death 35:20-27 (cf. 2 Kings 23:28-30)

Q. The Last Four Kings 36:1-21

1. Jehoahaz 36:1-4 (cf. 2 Kings 23:31-35)

2. Jehoiakim 36:5-8 (cf. 2 Kings 23:3624:7)

3. Jehoiachin 36:9-10 (cf. 2 Kings 24:8-17)

4. Zedekiah 36:11-21 (cf. 2 Kings 24:1825:7)

R. The Edict of Cyrus 36:22-23 (cf. Ezra 1:1-4)

Conclusion

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