2 Chronicles

THE RETURN FROM CAPTIVITY

Jeremiah the prophet identified a period of 70 years during which the Jews would be kept in captivity, away from their land and their heritage (25:11-12, 29:10). The return Jeremiah promised was accomplished on time. But it required a change… (READ MORE)

THE BABYLONIAN CAPTIVITY

The deportation of the people of the Judah by Nebuchadnezzar initiated a seventy-year period of captivity in Babylon.  This was a time of judgment for God’s people.  Like other disciplines God has chosen to use, the captivity had a purifying… (READ MORE)

2 Kings 25 Fall of Jerusalem and Judah

And it came to pass in the ninth year of his reign, in the tenth month, in the tenth day of the month, that Nebuchadnezzar king of Babylon came, he, and all his host, against Jerusalem, and pitched against it;… (READ MORE)

2 Kings 15 High Places Still Not Removed

… The high places were not removed; the people still sacrificed and burned incense on the high places.  Then the Lord struck the king, so that he was a leper until the day of his death 2 Kings 15:4, 5… (READ MORE)