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Published by Paulist Press in New York .
Written in English


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Edition Notes

StatementWith a commentary by Geoffrey Wood.
SeriesPamphlet Bible series,, v. 15
ContributionsWood, Geoffrey, 1928-
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS491.2 .P3 vol. 15, BS1333 .P3 vol. 15
The Physical Object
Pagination111 p.
Number of Pages111
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL5085704M
LC Control Number74156894

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10 rows  The First Book of Kings The Book of Kings was originally one book that was later divided . Books of Kings, two books of the Hebrew Bible or the Protestant Old Testament that, together with Deuteronomy, Joshua, Judges, and 1 and 2 Samuel, belong to the group of historical books (Deuteronomic history) written during the Babylonian Exile (c. bc) of the Jews. (In most Roman Catholic versions, 1 and 2 Samuel are called the first and second books of Kings, and the two . The Books of Kings. 1 Kings - And the days that David reigned over Israel [were] forty years: seven years reigned he in Hebron, and thirty and three years reigned he in Jerusalem. 1 Kings - Then sat Solomon upon the throne of David his father; and his kingdom was established greatly.. The Old Testament - A Brief Overview. Bible Survey - Kings. In the Hebrew Scriptures the book of Kings (ylm) was originally one book 1 1. Kings was broken into two books for convenience sake because of its length 2.

17 She said to him, “My lord, you yourself swore to me your servant by the Lord your God: ‘Solomon your son shall be king after me, and he will sit on my throne.’ 18 But now Adonijah has become king, and you, my lord the king, do not know about it. 19 He has sacrificed great numbers of cattle, fattened calves, and sheep, and has invited all the king’s sons, Abiathar the priest and Joab.   Summary of the Book of 1 Kings. The books of first and second Kings were originally one book in the Hebrew Bible, but were later divided into two books: just like the books of Samuel and Chronicles. First Kings covers about years of Israel’s history. This includes the death of David to the death of Jehoshaphat, or about to BC. THE FIRST BOOK OF KINGS This and the following Book are called by the Hebrews the books of Samuel, because they contain the history of Samuel, and of the two kings, Saul and David, whom he anointed. They are more commonly named by the Fathers, the first and second book of kings. As to the writer of them, it is the common opinion that Samuel composed the first book, as far as the twenty . These are the books of the King James Version of the Bible along with the names and numbers given them in the Douay Rheims Bible and Latin list is a complement to the list in Books of the Latin is an aid to finding cross references between .

Introduction to the Book of 1 Kings The book of 1 Kings traces the history of God's covenant people under Israel’s kings, beginning with the reign of King Solomon. These remarkably relevant writings include prophetic interpretations of how each king affected the spiritual decline of Author: Jack Zavada. The plan of this volume of commentary on the New English Bible text of the First Book of Kings follows the pattern of the now well-established series on the Old and New Testaments. The main divisions of the text are those provided by the New English Bible itself, but these are further subdivided for the purposes of the commentary, which is printed in short sections following the relevant. Kings - מְלָכִים, or Βασιλεῖζ in Greek, was originally a Book of the Former Prophets in Hebrew Scripture. The Book was divided into the two books of First Kings and Second Kings in the Historical Books of the Greek Septuagint Old Testament, and continues as such in the Latin Vulgate and our Christian Old Testament of the Bible. The Books of Kings are preceded by the Historical.   Author: The Book of 1 Kings does not specifically name its author. The tradition is that it was written by the Prophet Jeremiah. Date of Writing: The Book of 1 Kings was likely written between and B.C. Purpose of Writing: This book is the sequel to 1 and 2 Samuel and begins by tracing Solomon’s rise to kingship after the death of David. The story begins with a united kingdom, but.