Bible History - The Kings of Israel

  1. JEROBOAM
    1. 1 Kings 12:25-1 Kings 14:20
    2. 22 years (931-910)
    3. First king of first dynasty
    4. Established false worship (1 Kings 12:26-33)
    5. Condemned by prophet (1 Kings 13:1-3; 2 Kings 23:15-16)
  2. NADAB
    1. 1 Kings 15:25-31
    2. 2 years (910-909)
    3. Second king in Jeroboam’s dynasty
    4. Followed in his father’s sins (1 Kings 15:26)
    5. Killed by the conspirator Baasha (1 Kings 15:27-28)
  3. BAASHA
    1. 1 Kings 15:32-1 Kings 16:7; 2 Chronicles 16:1-6
    2. 24 years (909-886)
    3. First king of second dynasty
    4. Condemned by the prophet Jehu (1 Kings 16:1-7)
  4. ELAH
    1. 1 Kings 16:8-14
    2. 2 years (886-885)
    3. Second king in Baasha’s dynasty
    4. Killed by his captain, Zimri (1 Kings 16:9-10)
  5. ZIMRI
    1. 1 Kings 16:15-22
    2. 7 days (885)
    3. Only king in third dynasty
    4. Killed by Elah’s general Omri
  6. OMRI
    1. 1 Kings 16:23-28
    2. 12 years (885-874)
    3. First king in the fourth dynasty
    4. Established capital in Samaria (1 Kings 16:24)
  7. AHAB and JEZEBEL
    1. 1 Kings 16:28-34; 1 Kings 20:1-1 Kings 22:40)
    2. 21 years (874-853)
    3. Second king in Omri’s dynasty
    4. Introduced the worship of Baal (1 Kings 16:30-33)
    5. Defeated Syria on two occasions (1 Kings 20:1-34)
    6. Time of the prophet Elijah (1 Kings 17-19,21; 2 Kings 1:1-2 Kings 2:11)
  8. AHAZIAH
    1. 2 Kings 1:2-18
    2. 2 years (853-852)
    3. Third king in Omri’s dynasty
  9. JEHORAM
    1. 2 Kings 3
    2. 12 years (852-841)
    3. Fourth king in Omri’s dynasty
    4. Ahab’s son and Ahaziah’s brother
    5. Time of the prophet Elisha (2 Kings 2-13)
    6. Killed by Jehu
  10. JEHU
    1. 2 Kings 9:11-2 Kings 10:36
    2. 28 years (841-814)
    3. First king of fifth dynasty
    4. Slaughtered the house of Omri (2 Kings 9:11-2 Kings 10:17)
    5. Destroyed the worshippers of Baal (2 Kings 10:18-28)
    6. Israel begins to be cut short (2 Kings 10:31-33)
  11. JEHOAHAZ
    1. 2 Kings 13:1-9
    2. 17 years (814-798)
    3. Second king in Jehu’s dynasty
  12. JEHOASH
    1. 2 Kings 13:10-25; 2 Kings 14:15-16
    2. 16 years (798-782)
    3. Third king in Jehu’s dynasty
  13. JEROBOAM II
    1. 2 Kings 14:23-29
    2. 41 years (793-753)
    3. Fourth king in Jehu’s dynasty
    4. A strong king (2 Kings 14:25,28)
    5. Time of Jonah, Amos and Hosea
  14. ZACHARIAH
    1. 2 Kings 15:8-12
    2. 6 months (753)
    3. Fifth king in Jehu’s dynasty
    4. Killed by the conspirator Shallum (2 Kings 15:10)
  15. SHALLUM
    1. 2 Kings 15:13-15
    2. 1 month (752)
    3. Only king of sixth dynasty
    4. Killed by Menahem
  16. MENAHEM
    1. 2 Kings 15:16-22
    2. 10 years (752-742)
    3. First king of seventh dynasty
    4. Became a vassal to Assyria (2 Kings 15:19-20)
  17. PEKAHIAH
    1. 2 Kings 15:23-26
    2. 2 years (742-740)
    3. Second king of Menahem’s dynasty
    4. Killed by his captain Pekah (2 Kings 15:25)
  18. PEKAH
    1. 2 Kings 15:27-31
    2. 20 years (752-732)
    3. Only king of eighth dynasty
    4. Killed by the conspirator Hoshea (2 Kings 15:30)
  19. HOSHEA
    1. 2 Kings 17:1-6
    2. 9 years (732-722)
    3. Only king of ninth dynasty
    4. Rebelled against Assyria and lost (2 Kings 17:3-6)
    5. Israel incorporated as an Assyrian province (2 Kings 17:7-41)
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