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all the people rain that day: and I. 1 Sam. x

king of the children of Ammon, i. 1 Sam. ix, 15-17. Now the Lord, came against you. yo said unto I had told Samuel in his ear a davPOWER OF THE ARMY AND me. Nay: but a king shall reign before Saul came, saying. To-mor THE PEOPLE IN TUE over us: when the LORD your God row, about this time, I will send ELECTION OF SAUS was your king. Now therefore thee a man out of the land of Ben

AND OTHERS. behold the king whom ye have jamin, and thou shalt anoint him

1 Sam. ix, 20, 21. And as for chosen, and whom ye have de- to be captain over my people Issired! and, behold, the LORD hathrael. ... And when Samuel

thine asses, that were lost three set a king over you. Now there-saw Saul, the LORD said unto him. I days ago, set not thy mind on fore stand and see this great thing, Behold the man whom I spake to

them; for they are found. And which the Lord will do before thee of this same shall reign over

on whom is all the desire of Is

rael? Is it not on thee, and on all your eyes. So Samuel called un- my people. to the LORD; and the LORD sent

thy father's house? And Saul

answered and said, Am not I & caused the tribe of Benjamin to Beniamite, of the smallest of the all the people greatly feared the

come near by their families, the tribes of Israel? and my family LORD and Samuel. Aud all the

family of Matri was taken, and the least of all the families of the people said unto Samuel, Pray for

Saul the son of Kish was taken:I tribe of Benjamin) wherefore then thy servants unto the LORD thy and when they sought him, he

speakest thou so to me? God, that we die not: for we have conta"

could not be found. Therefore addéd unto all our sins this evil, they enquired of the LORD further,

1 Sam. xi, 14. 15. Then said to ask us a king. And Samuel If tho man should yet come thi.

Samuel to the people, Come, and said unto tho people, Fear not: ther. And the LORD answered,

let us go to Gilgal, and renew the (ye have done all this wickedness, Behold, he bath bid himself among

kingdom there. And all the peoyet turn not aside from following the stair

ple went to Gilgal; and there they the LOR!), but serve the LORD with

made Saul king before the LORD all your heart.

iu Gilgal; and there they sacri. 1 Sam. xvi, 1.-3. And the LORD

ficed sacrifices of peace-offerings I said unto Samuel, How long wilt

before the Lord: and there Saul Jer. xill, 21. What wilt thon thou mourn for Saul, seeing I

and all the men of Israel rejoiced say, when he shall punish thee? have rejected him from reigning

greatly. (for thou hast taught them to be

over Israel? Fill thine horn with 1 Sam. xll, 1. And Samuel said captains, and as chief over thee;)

oil, and go, I will send thee to anto all Israel, Beliold, I have shall not sorrows take thee, as å

Jesse the Beth-lehemito: for I bearkened unto your voice in all woman in travail ?

have provided me aking among that ye said unto me, and have Hos. viii. 4. They have set up his sons. And Samuel said, How

8. And Samuel said. How made & king over you. kings, but not by me; they have can I go? if Saul hear it, he will made princes, and I knew it not: kiume

2 Sam. ii, 7. Therefore now let of their silver and their gold have take an heifer

Take an heifer with thee, and say,

· your bands be strengthened, and they made them idols that they

I am

como to sacrifice to the

be ye valiant: for your master Saul may be cut off. Lorp. And call Jesse to the sac

is dead and also the house of Judah Hos. xiii. 10. 11. I will be thy rifice, and I will show thee what

have anointed me king over

them. king: where is any other that may thou shalt do: and thou shalt save thee in all thy cities? and anoint unto me him whom I name

1 2 Sam. fii, 9-12, 17-20. So do thy judges, of whom thou saidst, unto thee.

God to Abner, and more also, Give me a king and princes? I

except, as the LORD hath sworn to gave thee a king in mine anger,

David, even so I do to him; To and took him away in my wrath.

| 1 Kings 11, 15. And herAdoni'ahl translate the kingdom from the Jesus

said. Thou knowest that the kingAlctth. XX, 25-27. But

house of Saul, and to set up the dom was mine, and that all Israel throne of David over Israel, and called them unto him, and said,

set their faces on me, that I over Judah, from Dan even to Ye know that the princes of the

should reign: howbeit the king. Beer-sheba. And he could not Gentiles exercise dominion over |

dom is turned about, and is be- answer Abner a word again; bethem, and they that are great

come my brother's; for it was bis cause he feared him. And Abner exercise authority upon them. I from the LORD.

sent messengers to David on his But it shall not be so among you:

beball, saying, Whose is the land? but whosoever will be great

saying also, Make thy league with among yon, let him be your min

1 Kings xi, 37-40. And I will me, and, behold, my band shall be 1ster, And whosoever will be chief

take thee, and thou shalt reign with thee, to bring about all among you, let him be your ser

according to all that thy soul de-Israel unto thee. And Abner had vant.

sireth, and thou shalt be king communication with the elders of

over Israel. And it shall be, if Israel, saying, Ye sought for KINGS SOMETIMES CHOSEN

thou wilt hearken unto all that I David in times past to be king BY GOD.

command thee, and wilt walk in over you: Now then do it: for the Deut.xvii, 14, 15. When thou art my ways, and do that is right in | LORD hath spoken of David, saycome unto the land which the my sight, to keep my statutes and ing, By the hand of my servant LORD thy God giveth thee, and my commandments, as David my David I will save my people shalt possess it, and Bhalt servant did, that I will be with | Israel out of the hand of the dwell there, and shalt say, I will thee, and build thee a sure house. | Philistines, and ont of the hand of bet a king over me, like as all the as I built for David, and will give all their enemies. And Abner nations that are about me; Thou Israel unto thee. And I will for also spake in the ears of Benjamin: shalt in any wiso set him king this afflict the seed of David, but and Abner went also to speak in over thee whom the LORD thy not for ever. Solomon sought the ears of David in Vebron all God shall choose: one from amoug therefore to kill Jeroboam; and that seemed good to Israel, and thy brethren shalt thou set king Jeroboam aruse, and fled into that seemed good to the wholo over thee: thou mayest not set a Egypt, unto Shishak king of house of Benjamin. So Abner stranger over thee which is not Egypt, and was in Egypt until the came to David to Tel ron, and thy brother. death of Solomon.

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made Abner, and the men that throne of David my father and I people whom I have not known were with him, a feast. who hath made me an house. ..

shall serve me. As soon as they 2 Sam. v, 1, 2. Then came all the 1 Kings ix, 4, 5. And ifthou wilt

hear of me, they shall obey me: tribes of Israel to David unto walk before David thyfather

the stringers shall submit them. Hebron, and spako, Saying, Be-walked, in integrity of heart,

selves unto me. The strangers

shall fade away, and be afraid out hold, we are thy bone and thy and in uprightness, to do accord

of their close places. Great deflesh. Also in time past, whening to all that I have command

liverance giveth he to his kingi Saul was king over us, thou wasted thee, and wilt keep my statutes he that leddest out and brought and my judgments; Then I will

and sheweth mercy to his anest in Israei: and the LORD said establish the throne of thy king

ointed, to David, and to his seed to thee, Thou shalt feed my peo-dom upon Israel for ever, as I

for evermore. ple Israel, and thou shalt be a promised to David thy father. Ps. lxxviii, 70-72. He chose captain over Israel.

saying. There shall not fail thee & David also his servant, and took 1 Chron. xl, 10. These also are

him from the sheep-folds: From man upon the throne of Israel. the chief of the mighty men whom

following the ewes great with

1 Kings xi, 12, 13, 32, 94-36. young he brought him to feed David had, who strengthened Notwithstanding in thy days I

Jacob his people, and Israel his themselves with him in bis king will not do it for David thy father's

juheritance. So he fed them acdom, and with all Israel, to make sake; but I will rend it out of the

cording to the integrity of his him king, according to the word band of thy son. Howbeit I will heart: and guided them by the of the LORD concerning Israel. not rend away all the kingdom;

skilfulness of his hands. 1 Kings xii, 1. And Rehoboam but will give one tribe to thy son, went to Shechem: for all Israel for David my servant's sake, and

Ps. Ixxxix, 3, 4, 19-22, 29, 38, 39.

I have made a covenant with my were come to Shechem to make for Jerusalem's sake, which I

chosen, I have sworn unto David him king. have chosen. (But he shall have !

| my servant, Thy seed will I eg. Acts xiii. 21. And afterward one tribe, for my servant David's

tablish for ever, and build up thy they desired a king: and God |

sake, aud for Jerusalem's sake, gave unto them Saul the son of the city which I have chosen out

throne to all generations. Selah.

Then thou spakest ia vision to thy Cis, a man of the tribe of Benjaof all the tribes of Israel:) How

IIoly One, and saidst, I have laid min, by the space of forty years.

beit I will not take the whole
kingdom out of his hand: but J

help upon one that is mighty; I

have exalted one chosen out of the will make him prince all the days DAVID. of his life for David my servant's

people. I have found David my 1 Chron. xxix, 26-28. Thus

servant; with my holy oil have I sake, whom I chose, because he David the son of Jesse reigned

anointed him: With whom my | kept my commandments and my over all Israel. And the timo

hand shall be established; mino statutes; But I will take the kingthat he reigned over Israel was

arm also shall strengthen hinn. |dom out of his son's hapd, and forty years; seven years reigned will give it unto thee, even the

The enemy shall not exact upon be in llebron, and thirty and ten tribes. And unto his son will

him; nor the son of wickedness three ycars rei ned he in Jerusa

aflict him. His seed also will I I give one tribe, that David my lem. And he died in a good old

make to endure for ever, aud his servant may have a light alway age, full of days, richies, and before me in Jerusalem, the city

throne as the days of heaven. But honour; and Solomon his son which I have chosen me to put

thou hast cast off and ubhorred, reigned in his stead.

thou hast been wroth with thiné my name there,

anointed. Thou hast made void

1 Kings xv 4. Nevertheless, for the covenant of thy servant; thout Acts xill, 22. And when he had

hast profaned his crown by cat removed him, he raised up unto give hinn à lamp in Jerusalem, to ing it to the ground. them David to be their king; to set up his son after him, and to whom also he gave testimony, and establish Jerusalem.

| Ps. cxxxii, 11, 12, 17, 18. The said, I have found David the son

LORD hath sworn in truth unto

2 Kings viii. 19. Yet the LORD | David, he will not turn from of Jesse, a man after mine own

it; would not destroy Judah for of the fruit of thy body will I set heart, which shall fulfill all my

David his servant's sake, as he upon thy throne. If thy children will,

promised Irim to give him alway will keep my covenant and my

a light, and to his children. COVENANT MADE WITI DAVID.

testimony that I shall teach them,

1 Chron, xxviii, 7. Moreover, I their children shall also sit upon 2 Sam. v, 12. And David per

will establish bis kingilum for thy throne for evermore. Thero ceived that the LORD had established him king over Israel, and

ever, if he be constant to do my will I make the horn of David to tbat he had exalted bis kingdom

commandments, and my judg. bud: I have ordained a lamp for ments as at this day.

mine anointed. His enemies will for bis people Israel's sake.

2 Chron. vil, 17. And as for thee,

I clothe with shame; but upon 2 Sam. vi, 12, 13. And it was if thou wilt walk before ine, as

I himself shall his crown flourish. told king David, saying, The

David thy father walked, and do LORD hath blessed the house of according to all that I have coin

ISH-BOSHETH. Obed-edom, and all that pertain

manded thee, and shalt observo 2 Sam. ii, 8-10, But Abner the eth unto him, because of the ark

son of Ner, captain of Saul's host. of God.

my statutes and my judgments. So David went and brought up the ark of God from

2 Chron. xxi, 7. Howbeit the

took Ish-bosbeth the son of Saul, the house of Obed-edom into the LORD would not destroy the house

and brought himover to Mahanaim;

And he made him of David, because of the covenant city of David with gludness. And

king over that he had made with David, and

Gilead, and over the Ashurites, it was so, that, when they that bare the ark of the LORD had

as he promised to give a light to 1.

5 and over Jezreel, and over Ephgone six paces, he sacrificed oxen him, and to his sons for ever.

raim, and over Benjamin, and over

all Israel. Ish-bosheth, Sani's and fatlings..

Ps. xvill, 43-45, 50. Thon hast son, was forty years old when he ikings ii. 24. Now therefore, delivered me from the strivings of began to reign over Israel, and as the Lord liveth, which hath the people; and thou hast made | reigned two years: but the house established me, and set me on the I me the head of the heathen: al of Judah followed David.

Naamah an Ammers and destroom was dead, she arose turned him with his father hey

Loshahmoise, of Judah. But Jenson reigned in his stead. Han his m

o king, took Joash the son of Ahaz 17.


nith year of Joram the son of Ahab king instead of bis fallier Ama1 Kings iv, 21. And Solomon

| king of Israel, Jehoshaphat being | ziah. reigned over all kingdoms, from

then king of Judah, Jeboram the the river into the land of the son of Jehoshaphat kinds of Judah


UZZIAJI OR AZARIAI, Philistines, and into the border or began to reign. Thirty and two 2 Chron. Xavi, 1-3. Then all the Brypt: they brought presente, and years old was nie when he began people of Judah took Uzziah, who

m , o served Solomon all the days of his

was sixteen years old, and made vuo uu ys or nis w roku; and he reigned eigut I was sixteen var life. years in Jerusalem,

him king in the room of his father

Amaziah. He built Eloth, and 1 Kings xi, 42, 43. And the time


restored it to Judah, after that that Solomon reigned in Jerusalem over all Israel was forty

2 Chron. xxi. 1.2. And the in- the king slept with his ftthers. years. And Solomon slept with habitants of Jerusalem made | Sixteen years old Us Uzziah bis fathers, and was buried in the Ahaziah his Jehoram's] youngest when he began to reign; and he city of David bis father; and

son king in his stead: for the band reigned fifty and two years in Rehoboam his son reigned in bis

of men that came with the Arabi-| Jerusalem : his mother's name stead.

ans to the camp had slain all the also was Jecollah of Jerusalem.

eldest. So Ahaziah the son of 2 Kings Xv, 2. Sixteen years old KINGS OF JUDAII.

Jehoram king of Judah reigned. was he when he began to reign;

Forty and two years old was ) and he reigned two and fifty years REHOBOAM.

Ahaziah when he began to reign; in Jerusalem; and his mother's 1 Kings xiv, 21. And Rehoboam and he reigued one year in name was Jecholiah of Jerusathe son of Solomon reigned in Jerusalem: bis mother's name Ilem. Judah. Rehoboam was forty also was Athaliab, the daughter of and one years old when he began | Omri.

JOTHAM. to reigo; and he reigned seven


2 Kings xv, 7, 32, 33. So Azariah teen years in Jerusalem, the city

2 Chr.xxii, 10-12. But when Atha- slept with his fathers; and they which the LORD did choose out of 11

| liah, the mother of Abaziah, saw buried him with his fathers in all the tribes of Israel to put his

that her son was dead, she arose the city of David; and Jotham his name there: and his mother's

and destroyed all the seed-royal son reigned in his stead. In tho itess.

hoshabeath, the daughter of the Remaliah king of Israel, began 1 Kings xii, 17. But as for the | kids, took Joash the son of Ahaz- | Jotham the son of Uzziah king of children of Israel which dwelt in iah, and stole him from among the Judah to reign. Five and twenty the cities of Judah, Rehoboam king's sons that were slain, and years old was he when he began reigned over them.

put him and his nurse in a bed- to reign; and he reigned sixteen

chamber. So Jehoshabeath, the 1 years in Jerusalem: and his moABIJAN.

daughter of king Jelioram, the ther's name was Jerusha, the 2 Chron. xii. 16. And Rehoboam wife of Jehoiada the priest, (for daughter of Zadok. slept with his fathers, and was she was the sister of Abaziah,) hid

2 Chron. xxvii, 9. And Jotham buried in the city of David: and him from Athaliab, so that she

slept with his fathers, and they Alijah his son reigned in bis slew him not. And he was with

buried him in the city of David: stead. them hid in the house of God six

and Ahaz his son reigned in his 1 Kings XV, 1, 2. Now in the years: and Athaliah reigned over

stead, eighteenth year of king Jeroboam

the land, the son of Nebat reigned Abijam

ARAZ. over Judah. Three years reigned


2 Kings xvi, 1. In the sevenhe in Jerusalem: and his mother's 2 Kings xii, 1.21. In the seventh teenth year of Pekah the son of Dame was Maachal, the dauguter year of Juhu. Jehoash began to Remaliah, Abaz the son or othamn of Abishalom.

reign; and forty years reigned he king of Judah began to reign.

in Jerusalem : and his mother's 2 Chron. xxviii, 1. Ahaz was Asa.

name was Zibiah of Beer-sheba. twenty years old when bo began 1 Kings xv. 9. 10. And in the ... Jozachar the son of Shimeath, | to reign; and he reigned sixteen twentieth year of Jeroboam king and Jehozabad the son of Shomer. I vears in of Israel reigned Asal over Judab. his servants, smote bim, and he that which was right in the sight And forty and one yearg reixned / died; and they buried him with of the LORD 11 be in Jerusalem: and his mother's his fathers in the city of David: name was Maachah, the daughter and Amaziab his son reigned in

HEZEKIAH. of Abishalom. his stead.

2 Chron. xxviii, 27. And Ahaz JENOSHAPHAT.


slept with his fathers, and they 2 Chron. XX, 31. And Jehosaphat

2 Kings xiv, 1, 2, 17, 21. In the

buried hiin in the city, eren in reigned over Judah.

| Jerusalem; but they brought bim He was

second year of Joash son of Jehothirty and five years old when he ahaz king of Israel, reigned Ama

not into the sepulchres of the began to reign; and be reigned ziah the son of Joash king of

kings of Israel: and lezekiah bis twenty and five years in JerusaJudab. Ile was twenty and five

son reigned in his stead. lem; and his mother's name was

years old when he began to reign. I 2 Kings xviii, 1, 2. Now it came Azubah, the daughter of Shilhi.

and reigned twenty and nine years to pass in the third year of Hoshes

in Jerusalem: and his mother's son of Elah king of Israel, that JEHORAM.

name was Jehoaddan of Jerusa Hezekiah the son of Ahaz king of

lem. And Amaziah the son of Judah began to reign. Twenty 2 Chron. xxi. 1. Now Jehosha-L och King Indah lived after and five years old was he when phat slept with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the

the death of Jehoaslı, son of Je-he began to reign; and he reigned city of David: and Jehoram his Bon reigned in his stead.

years. And all the people of Ju-lem: his mother's name also was

dah took Azariah, wbich was six. | Abi, tbe daughter of Zachur.ah. 2 A ings vili, 16, 17, And in the teen years old, and made bim! 2 Chron. xxxii, 33. And Heze


one years reigned I died; and i smote bim, and he thats in Jerusalem: but he did ser

teen we his mother's bi Zachariah.

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klah slept with his fathers, and three months in Jerusalem: and which Jeroboam reigned were they buried bim in the chiefest of his mother's name was Hamutal, two and twenty years: and he the sepulchres of the sons of the daughter of Jeremiah of Lib- slept with his fathers, and Nadab David; and all Judah and the in. nah.

his son reigned in his stead, habitants of Jerusalem did him

JEHOTAKIM. honour at his death: and Manas

NADAR. Boh his son reigned in bis stead.

2 Chron. xxxvi,4,5. And the king of Egypt made Eliakim his brother

1 Kings xv, 25. And Nadab the MANASSEN. king over Judah and Jerusalem,

son of Jeroboam began to reign and turned his name to Jehoiakim.

over Israel in the second year of 2 Kings xx, 21. And Hezekiah And Necho took Jehoahaz bis

Asa king of Judah, and reigned Blept with his fathers; and Manasbrother, and carried him to Egypt.

over Israel two years. Beh his sou reigned in his stead.

Jeboiakim was twenty and five 2 Kings xxi, 1. 17. Manasseh was years old when he began to reign;

BAASHA. twelve years old when he began and he reigned eleven years in 1 Kings xv, 33. In the third to reign, and reigned fifty and five | Jerusalem: and he did that chich I year of Asa king of Judah began years in Jerusalem: and bis mo- was evil in the sight of the LORD Baasha the son of Ahijah to reign ther's name was Hephzi - bab. his God.

over all Israel in Tirzah, twenty Now the rest of the acts of

2 Kings xxiii, 34. And Pharaoh

and four years. Manasseh, and all that he did, nechob

all that he dia, nechoh made Eliakim the son of and his sin that he signed, are Josiah king in the room of Josiah

ELAR. they not written in the book of

his father, and turned bis name to 1 1 Kings XVI, 6, 8, 10. So Baasha the Chronicles of the kings of Jehoiakim. and took Jehoahaz slept with his fathers, and was Judah?

away: and he came to Egypt, and buried in Tirzah; and Elah his AMOX. died there.

son reigned in his stead. In the 2 Chron. xxxiii, 20. So Manasseh 2 Chron. XXXVI, 8. Now the rest

twenty and sixth year of Asa king slept with his fathers; and they of the acts of Jeholakim, and his

of Judah began Élah the son of buried him in his own house; and abominations which he did, and

Baasha to reiga over Israel in Amon his son reigned in his that which was found in him.

Tirzah, two years. And Zimri

went in and smote him, and killed behold, they are written in the stead.

him, in the twenty and seventh 2 Kinas xi. 19. 24. 26. Amon book of the Kings of Israel and ! was twenty and two years old | Judah: and Jehoiachin his son / year of Asa king of Judah, and

reigned in his stead. when he began to reign; and he reigned in his stead. reigned two years in Jerusalem: and his mother's name was Me


JEHOIACHIN. shullemeth, the daughter of Haruz

1 Kings xvi, 15. In the twenty of Jotbab. "And the people of the slept with his fathers; and Jehoi-14

Jehoi, and seventh year of Asa king of land slew all them that had con- acbin his son reigned in his stead,

Judah did Zimri reign seven days spired against king Amon; and Jehoiachin was eighteen years

in Tirzah; and the people were tho people of the land made Josiah old when he began to reign; and

encamped against Gibbethon, bis son king in his stead. And he he reigned in Jerusalem three W

which belonged to the Philistines. was buried in his sepulchre in the months; and his mother's name garden of Uzza: and Josiah bis was Nehushta, the daughter of

ORI. son reigned in his stead. Elnathan of Jerusalem.

1 Kings xvi, 23, 28. In the thirty 2 Chron. XXXyl. 9. 10. Jehoiachin and first year of Asa king of Judah JOSTAA, was eight years old when he be

began Omri to reign over Israel 2 Kings xxii, 1. Josiah was gan to reign; and he reigned three

twelve years: six years reigned months and ten days in Jerusalem: eight years old when he began to

he in Tirzah. So Omri slept with reign; and he reigned thirty and and he did that which was evil in

his fathers, and was buried in one years in Jerusalem: and his the sight of the LORD. And when

Samaria; and Ahab his son reignmother's name was Jedidah, the the year was expired, king Ne

ed in his stead. daughter of Adaiah of Boscath. buchadnezzar sent and brought him to Babylon, with the goodly

ADAB. 9 Kinas xii. 30. And his ser- vessels of the house of the LORD, | 1 Kings xvi, 29. And in the vants carried him in a chariot and made Zedekiah his brother thirty and eighth year of . Ana

legidio, and brought king over Judah and Jerusalem, king of Judah began Ahab the him to Jerusalem, and buried him In his own sepulchre: and the


and Ahab the son of Omri reigned people of the land took Jehoahaz

over Israel in Samaria twenty and the son of Josiah, and anointed

2 Kings xxiv, 17--19. And the him, and made him king in his

| king of Babylon made Mattaniah two years. father's stead.

his father's brother king in his 1 1 Kings xxii, 40. So Ahab slept

stead, and changed his name to with his fathers; and Ahaziah bis JEROABAL

Zedekiah. Zedekiah was twenty son reigned in his stead. 2 Chron. xxxvi, 1, 3. Then the

and one years old when he began people of the land took Jehoahaz to reign; and he reigned eleven

ATAZIALI. the son of Josiah and made him years in Jerusalem: and his

1 Kings xxii, 51. Ahaziah tho king in his father's stead in Jeru

mother's name was Hamutal, the

utal, the son of Ahab began to reign over

daughter of Jeremiah of Libnah. Balem. And the king of Egypt

Israel in Samaria the seventeenth Aud he did that chich was evil in put him down at Jerusalem, and

year of Jehoshaphat king of the sight of the LORD, according Judah, and reigned two years condemned the land in an hundred talents of silver, and a talent to all that Jehoiakim had done.

over Israel. of gold, KINGS OF THE TEN TRIBES

JEHORAM. 2 Kings xxill, 31. Jehoahaz was


2 Kings iii, 1. Now Jehoram twenty and three years old, when


the son of Ahab began to reign he began to reigo; and he reigned i Kings xiv, 20. And the days l over Israel in Samaria the eight


rinne xxiii, 30. And

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Benth year of Jehoshaphat king of Gadi to reign over Israel, and 2 Cor. x1, 32. In Damascus the Judah, and reigned twelve years. reigned ten years in Samaria. governor under Aretas the king

And Menabem slept with his kept the city of the Damascenes JENU.

fathers and Pekahiah his son with a garrison, desirous to ap2 Rings x. 35. 36. And Jehu reigned in his stead.

prehend me. slept with his fathers; and they

III. buried hhim in Samaria: and


ANOINTING, CORONA. Jehoahaz hs son reigned in his 2 Kings Xv, 23. In the aftieth

TION, ETC. stead. And the time that Jehu year of Azariah king of Judah.

1 Sam. x, 1, 24. Tben Samuel reigned over Israel in Samaria Pekahiah the son of Menahem

took a vial of oil, and poured it was twenty and eight years, began to reign over Israel in

upon his head, and kissed him, Samaria, and reigned two years.

and said, Is it not because the JEHOANAZ. 2 Kings xiii. 1. 9. In the three


LORD hath anointed thee to be

captain over his inheritance? And and twentieth year of Joash the

2 Kings xv, 27. In the two and Bon of Ahaziah king of Judah,

Samuel said to all the people, See Artieth rear of Azariah king of

Judah, Pekah the son of Remaliah Jehoahaz the son of Jebu began Juan, Pekah the son of Rer

ye him whom the LORD hath

chosen, that there is none like to reign over Israel in Samaria. began to reign over Israel in and reigned seventeen

him among all the people? And Samaria, and reigned years.

twenty And Jehoahaz slept with his

all the people shouted, and said, years. fathers; and they buried him in


God save the king. Samaria: and Joash his son 2 Kings xvil, 1. In the twelfth

1 Sam. xvi, 13. Then Samuel reigned in his stead. year of Abaz king of Judah,

took the horn of oil, and anointed began Hoshea the son of Elah to

him in the midst of his brethren: JEDO ASH OR JOAST. reign in Samaria over Israel nine

and the Spirit of the LORD camo

upon David from that day for2 Kings xili, 10, 13. In the thirty years.

ward. So Samuel rose up, and and seventh year of Joash king

went to Ramah. OTHER KINGS MENTIONED of Judah began Jehoash the son of Jehoalaz to reign over Israel


1 Kings I, 32-34, 36, 37, 39-41, in Samaria, and reigned sixteen 2 Sam. x, 1. And it came to pass 45-48. And king David said, Call years. And Joash slept with his after this, that the king of the me Zadok the priest, and Nathan fathers; and Jeroboam sat upon children of Ammon died, and the prophet, and Benaiah the son his throne; and Joasu was buried | Hanun his son reigned in his

of Jehoiada, And they came bein Samaria with the kings of stead.

fore the king. The king also said Israel.

2 Kings xill, 24. So Hazael king

unto them, Take with you the 2 Kings xiv, 16. And Jehoash of Syria died; and Ben-hadad his

servants of your lord, and cause slept with his fathers, and was son reigned in his stead.

Solomon my son to ride upon buried in Samaria with the kings

mine own mule, and bring him

1 Chron. xix, 1. Now it came to of Israel; and Jeroboam his son

down to Gihon: And let Zadok pass after this, that Nahash the reigned in his stead.

the the priest, and Nathan the proking of the children of Ammon

phet, anoint him there king over died, and his son reigned in his JEROBOAM THE SECOND.

Israel: and blow ye with tho stead. 2 Kings xiv, 23, 29. In the fif

trumpet, and Bay, God save king

Dan. 1, 21. And Daniel con- Solomon. And Benalah the son teenth year of Amaziah the son

tinued even unto the first year of Jehoiada answered the king, of Joash king of Judah, Jeroboam

of king Cyrus. the son of Joash king of Israel

and said, Amen; the LORD God of begah to reign in Samaria, and

Dan. v, 30, 31. In that night was my lord the king say so too. As reigned forty and one years. And

Belshazzar the king of the Chal- the LORD hath been with my lord Jeroboam slept with his fathers,

deans slain, And Darius the the king, even so be he with eren with the kings of Israel;

Median took the kingdom, being Solomon, and make his throne and Zachariah his son reigned in

about threescore and two years greater than the throne of my

a his stead. old.

lord king David. And Zadok the ZACHARIAN.

Dan. Vi, 28. So this Daniel pros-priest took an horn of oil out of

pered in the reign of Darius, and the tabernacle, and 2 Kings xv, 8. In the thirty

anointed and eighth year of Azariah king in the reign or cyrus the r

in the reign of Cyrus the Persian. Solomon; and they blew the of Judah, did Zachariah the son l Matth, ii, 1. Now when Jesus

trumpet; and all the people said, of Jeroboam reign over Israel in was born in Bethlehem of Judea.

God save king Solomon, And all Samaria six months.

in the days of Herod the king the people came up after him; behold, there came wise men

and the people piped with pipes, SHALLUM. from the east to Jerusalem.

and rejoiced with great joy, 80

that the earth rent with the sound 2 Kings xv, 13, 14. Shallum tho Luke ili, 1. Now in the fifteenth

of them. And Adonijah, and all Bon of Jabesh began to reign in year of the reign of Tiberius

the guests that were with him, the nine and thirtieth year of Cesar, Pontius Pilate being gover

heard it as they had made an end Uzziah king of Judab; and he nor of Judea, and Herod being

of eating. And when Joab heard reigned a full month in Samaria. | tetrarch of Galilee,and his brother

the sound of the trumpet, he said, For Menabem the son of Gadi Philip tetrarch of Iturea and of

11 Wherefore is this noise of the went up from Tirzah, and came the reign of Trachonitis, and

city being in an uproar? And to Samaria, and smote Shallum Lysanias the tetrarch of Abilene.

Zadok the priest, and Nathan the the son of Jabesh in Samaria, and | Acts xii, 1. Now about that time

that time prophet, have anointed him king blew him, and reigned in his Herod the king stretched forth in Gihon; and they are come up stead.

his hands to vex certain of the from thence rejoicing, so that the MEXAHEM. church.

city raus again. This is the noise 2 Kings xv, 17. 22. In the ninel Acts xxvi. 27. King Agrippa, that ye have heard. And also and thirtieth year of Azariah king I believest thou the prophets? i Solomon sitteth on the throne of of Judah began Menahein the son know that thou believest.

the kingdom. And moreover,

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