1 Kings

1 Kings / 2 Chronicles 1-20 Intro

The two books of Kings and the second book of Chronicles tell the story of the monarchy, from David’s death to the Babylonian captivity.  First Kings spans some 120 years.  The first 40 of these saw the great era of… (READ MORE)

1 Kings 3 King Solomon’s Great Beginning

Give to Your servant an understanding heart to judge Your people, that I may discern between good and evil. For who is able to judge this great people of Yours?” 1 Kings 3:9 Solomon’s Prayer for Wisdom Request for wisdom… (READ MORE)

1 Kings 2 The Day of Reckoning

(David to Solomon) And keep the charge of the Lord your God: to walk in His ways, to keep His statutes, His commandments, His judgments, and His testimonies, as it is written in the Law of Moses, that you may… (READ MORE)

1 Kings 1 Solomon Made King

… He shall come and sit on my throne, and he shall be king in my place. For I have appointed him to be ruler over Israel and Judah.”  1 Kings 1:35 Adonija attemps to take the Throne 1:1-27.  David… (READ MORE)