2 Kings


2 Kings
587 BC
Bible Division
Two Kingdoms, then Israel is Dispersed
The Jews, still divided into two kingdoms, continue to move further away from God. The prophets and a few good kings proved to not be enough to turn them around. Both kingdoms were defeated. The warnings of God's impending judgement came true.
4004 BC2021 AD
896 BC — 562 BC



Chapter Outline

1. Moab Rebels; Ahaziah Judged by Elijah and Succeeded by Jehoram2. Elijah Taken to Heaven and Succeeded by Elisha3. Jehoram Meets Moab's Rebellion4. The Widow's Oil; The Shunammite Woman's son rasied; Stew and Bread Feed Many5. Naaman Cured of Leprosy; Gehazi Smitten6. Elisha Causes the Axhead to Float; Arameans Blinded; Samaria Besieged7. Elisha Promises Plenty in Samaria; Siege Lifted8. The Shunammite's Land; Hazael Kills Ben-Hadad; Jehoram and Ahaziah Kings of Judah9. Jehu Reigns in Israel; Murders of Joram Ahaziah Jezebel10. Ahab's Family Killed; Baal Worshipers killed; Jehoahaz succeeds Jehu11. Athaliah Queen of Judah12. Joash Reigns over Judah Repairs the Temple13. Jehoahaz Jehoash Kings of Israel; Elisha Dies14. Amaziah and Jeroboam II Kings of Judah15. Azariah Jotham Kings of Judah; Zechariah Shallum Menahem Pekahiah Pekah Kings of Israel16. Ahaz Ruler over Judah; Damascus Falls; Ahaz Succeeded by Hezekiah17. Hoshea Last King of Israel; Northern Tribes Led into Captivity18. Hezekiah Rules over Judah Destroys Idolatry19. Isaiah Foretells Jerusalem's Deliverance; Hezekiah's Prayer and God's Answer20. Hezekiah's Life Lengthened Shows Treasures to Babylon21. Manasseh's and Amon's Wicked Reigns22. Josiah's Good Reign; Repair of the Temple; Finding the Lost Book of the Law23. Josiah Renews the Covenant and Passover; Jehoahaz and Jehoiakim Follow24. Jehoiakim; Deportation to Babylon; Jehoiachin; Zedekiah25. Nebuchadnezzar's Siege Burning and Plunder of Jerusalem; Jehoiachin's Release

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