Biblical Literture Final 2
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How did Zimri die?
he killed himself by setting his palace on fire
What was the second longest dynasty of the Northern Kingdom?
the Dynasty of Omri
Who was teh most influential of Israel's early kings?
How was Omri's son?
Who did Ahab marry?
Jezebel from Phoenicia
Who were the kings in the dynasty of Omri?
When was Yahweh worship officially replaced by Baal worship in the Northern Kingdom?
during the reign of Ahab
What is the primary goal of the OT?
to bring the covenant nation back to allegiance
What are some secondary goals of the prophets
to announce coming judgement and future restoration
to produce repentance and restoration
to prove God' sovereignty by predicting future events
What are the 2 tests of a true prophet?
did he lead the people to false gods?
did what he say come true?
what are near and far prophecies?
the prophecy foretells both near future and far future events
what is telescoping events?
lumping seperate far prophecies together
Which two prophets showed God's covereignty in action and his unrelenting compassion
Elijah and Elisha
Who represents the whole prophets?
prophet to the Northen Kingdom during the reign of Jeoboam II?
What is the setting for the book of Jonah?
Assyria is gaining in strength
What book showed a living message of God's love, a picture of Israel's adultery and God's love?
Who dies of an injury from a fall and was rebuked by Elijah for his worship of Baal?
What king is killed by Jehu while he is recovering from a battle wound?
What king dies in a failed battle campaing to take Ramoth Gilead?
Who is Ahab killed by?
Who did Ahab dress up like in the battle at Ramoth Gilead?
Who prophecied that Ahab would die in battle?
Who appointed Jehu?
Who does Jehu kill?
Jehoram (Joram) and Jezebel
and the whole royal family
and the priests of Baal
Who did God promise 5 generations of reign?
Who were the kings of the Dynasty of Jehu?
What is the description of Jehoaz and Jehoash?
they were both evil kings
Whose reign was the most prosperous of The Northern Kingdom's history?
What did Hosea and Amos both appeal for during the reign of Jeroboam II?
a return to the Torah
Who was Zechariah assassinated by?
How long did Shallum reign?
Who was Shallum killed by?
pro-Assyrian named Menahem
Who was Menahem's son?
Who was Pekahiah killed by?
an anti-assyrian, Pekah
Who was the Assyrian king who laid waste to both kingdoms?
Who was made a client king and was also the last king of the Northern Kingdom?
Who was appointed as a puppet king by the Assyrians?
When did the Northern kingdom fall?
Who was the first king of the Southern Kingdom?
How long did Rehoboam reign?
Who was Rehoboam defeated by?
Shishak of Egypt
Who reigned after Rehoboam?
Who long did Abijah reign for?
What important thing did Abijah do that involved the Northern Kingdom?
won a major battle against Jeroboam
Who reigned after Abijah?
How long did Asa reign for?
What Southern king undertook great reform and made a treat with Ben-Hadad against Baasha?
Who didn't seek God when he got sick?
How long did Jehoshaphat reign for?
during what reign did the Northern and Southern kingdom have the best relationship?
during the reign of Jehoshaphat
What king set his son up with the Northern Kingdom's king's daughter?
What Southern Kingdom's king married Athaliah?
How long did Jehorm reign?
Who did Jehoram marry?
What awful thing did Jehoram do?
killed his brothers and other princes
How did Jehoram die?
his bowls came out
Who was Jehoram's son?
How long did Ahaziah live?
How did Ahaziah die?
he was killed by Jehu
Who starts to reign after Ahaziah is killed?
His mother Athaliah
What awful thing did Athaliah do?
she killed the whole royal family except Joash who got away
How was Joash saved?
the priest Jehoiada saved him
When did Joash become king?
when he was 6
How long did Joash reign?
When does Joash fall away?
when the priest Jehioda died
Who was Joash killed by?
Who reigned after Joash?
How long did Amaziah reign for?
Who was Amaziah defeated by?
What is the name for a king who starts out well but then turns to idolatry?
Who coreigned with Amaziah then his son Jotham?
Altogether how long did Uzziah reign?
Who died of leprosy because they intruded into the priest's office?
who coreigned with Uzziah and his son Ahaz?
How long did Jotham reign?
Biblical Literture Final 2
Bib Lit Final 2