Table of Contents

 

Introduction

Outline

Message

Exposition

(II.) B. THE PERIOD OF ALLIANCE 1 KINGS 16:292 KINGS 9:29 [continued from 1 Kgs.]

3. Ahaziah's evil reign in Israel 1 Kings 22:512 Kings 1:18 (continued)

4. Jehoram's evil reign in Israel 2:18:15

The transfer of prophetic power 2:1-14

The evidence of Elisha's succession 2:15-25

God's victory over the Moabites ch. 3

God's care of the faithful in need 4:1-7

God's blessing of those who honor Him 4:8-37

The deadly effects of apostasy 4:38-41

God's ability to multiply resources 4:42-44

God's ability to heal and cleanse ch. 5

God's ability to revive the nation 6:1-7

God's ability to defend and deliver His people from her enemies 6:8-23

God's ability to preserve and provide for His people through famine 6:247:20

God's ability to control timing to bring blessing on the faithful 8:1-6

Elisha's preparation of God's instrument of judgment on Israel 8:7-15

5. Jehoram's evil reign in Judah 8:16-24 (cf. 2 Chron. 21)

6. Ahaziah's evil reign in Judah 8:259:29 (cf. 2 Chron. 22)

Ahaziah's wickedness 8:25-29

God's preparation of Jehu 9:1-13

Jehu's assassination of Joram 9:14-26

Jehu's assassination of Ahaziah 9:27-29

C. The Second Period of Antagonism 9:3017:41

1. Jehu's evil reign in Israel 9:3010:36

Jehu's execution of Jezebel 9:30-37

Jehu's purges of the royal families 10:1-17

Jehu's purge of Baalism 10:18-28

Jehu's assessment 10:29-36

2. Athaliah's evil reign in Judah 11:1-20 (cf. 2 Chron. 22:1023:21)

God's preservation of a legitimate king 11:1-12

God's judgment of the usurper 11:13-20

3. Jehoash's good reign in Judah 11:2112:21 (cf. 2 Chron. 24)

Jehoash's contributions 11:2112:3

Jehoash's restoration of the temple 12:4-16

Jehoash's unfaithfulness and assassination 12:17-21 (cf. 2 Chron. 24:23-27)

4. Jehoahaz's evil reign in Israel 13:1-9

5. Jehoash's evil reign in Israel 13:10-25

Jehoash of Israel's assessment 13:10-13

Elisha's prophecy and death 13:14-21

Jehoash of Israel's victories 13:22-25

6. Amaziah's good reign in Judah 14:1-22 (cf. 2 Chron. 25)

Amaziah's policies 14:1-6

Amaziah's wars 14:7-14

Jehoash's death 14:15-16

Amaziah's death 14:17-22

7. Jeroboam II's evil reign in Israel 14:23-29

8. Azariah's good reign in Judah 15:1-7 (cf. 2 Chron. 26)

9. Zechariah's evil reign in Israel 15:8-12

10. Shallum's evil reign in Israel 15:13-16

11. Menahem's evil reign in Israel 15:17-22

12. Pekahiah's evil reign in Israel 15:23-26

13. Pekah's evil reign in Israel 15:27-31

14. Jotham's good reign in Judah 15:32-38 (cf. 2 Chron. 27)

15. Ahaz's evil reign in Judah ch. 16 (cf. 2 Chron. 28)

Ahaz's assessment 16:1-4

Ahaz's folly 16:5-9

Ahaz's apostasy 16:10-18

Ahaz's death 16:19-20

16. Hoshea's evil reign in Israel 17:1-6

17. The captivity of the Northern Kingdom 17:7-41

The reasons for the captivity 17:7-23

The results of the captivity 17:24-41

III. THE SURVIVING KINGDOM chs. 1825

A. Hezekiah's Good Reign chs. 1820 (cf. 2 Chron. 29-32)

1. Hezekiah's goodness 18:1-12 (cf. 2 Chron. 29-31)

2. Sennacherib's challenge to Hezekiah 18:13-37 (cf. 2 Chron. 32:1-19; Isa. 36)

3. Yahweh's immediate encouragement 19:1-13 (cf. Isa. 37:1-13)

4. Hezekiah's prayer 19:14-19 (cf. 2 Chron. 32:20; Isa. 37:14-20)

5. Yahweh's answer 19:20-37 (cf. 2 Chron. 32:21-23; Isa. 37:21-38)

6. Hezekiah's illness and recovery 20:1-11 (cf. 2 Chron. 32:24-27; Isa. 38:1-8, 21-22)

7. The prophecy of Babylonian captivity 20:12-19 (cf. 2 Chron. 32:31; Isa. 39:1-8)

8. Hezekiah's death 20:20-21 (cf. 2 Chron. 32:32-33)

B. Manasseh's Evil Reign 21:1-18 (cf. 2 Chron. 33:1-20)

C. Amon's Evil Reign 21:19-26 (cf. 2 Chron. 33:21-25)

D. Josiah's Good Reign 22:123:30 (cf. 2 Chron. 34-35)

1. Josiah's goodness 22:1-2

2. Josiah's reforms 22:323:27 (cf. 2 Chron. 34)

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

E. Jehoahaz's Evil Reign 23:31-35 (cf. 2 Chron. 36:1-4)

F. Jehoiakim's Evil Reign 23:3624:7 (cf. 2 Chron. 36:5-8)

G. Jehoiachin's Evil Reign 24:8-17 (cf. 2 Chron. 36:9-10)

H. Zedekiah's Evil Reign 24:1825:7 (cf. 2 Chron. 36:11-21)

I. The Captivity of the Southern Kingdom 25:8-30

Conclusion

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