Book 9

From The Death Of Ahab To The Captivity Of The Ten Tribes (157 Years)

Chapter 1

CONCERNING JEHOSHAPHAT AGAIN; HOW HE CONSTITUTED JUDGES AND, BY GOD'S ASSISTANCE OVERCAME HIS ENEMIES

Chapter 2

CONCERNING AHAZIAH; THE KING OF ISRAEL; AND AGAIN CONCERNING THE PROPHET ELIJAH

Chapter 3

HOW JORAM AND JEHOSHAPHAT MADE AN EXPEDITION AGAINST THE MOABITES; AS ALSO CONCERNING THE WONDERS OF ELISHA; AND THE DEATH OF JEHOSHAPHAT

Chapter 4

JEHORAM SUCCEEDS JEHOSHAPHAT; HOW JORAM, HIS NAMESAKE, KING OF ISRAEL, FOUGHT WITH THE SYRIANS;AND WHAT WONDERS WERE DONE BY THE PROPHET ELISHA

Chapter 5

CONCERNING THE WICKEDNESS OF JEHORAM KING O JERUSALEM; HIS DEFEAT AND DEATH

Chapter 6

HOW JEHU WAS ANOINTED KING, AND SLEW BOTH JORAM AND AHAZIAH; AS ALSO WHAT HE DID FOR THE PUNISHMENT OF THE WICKED

Chapter 7

HOW ATHALIAH REIGNED OVER JERUSALEM FOR FIVE [SIX] YEARS WHEN JEHOIADA THE HIGH PRIEST SLEW HER AND MADE JEHOASH, THE SON OF AHAZIAH, KING

Chapter 8

HAZAEL MAKES AN EXPEDITION AGAINST THE PEOPLE OF ISRAEL AND THE INHABITANTS OF JERUSALEM. JEHU DIES, AND JEHOAHAZ SUCCEEDS IN THE GOVERNMENT. JEHOASH THE KING OF JERUSALEM AT FIRST IS CAREFUL ABOUT THE WORSHIP OF GOD BUT AFTERWARDS BECOMES IMPIOUS AND COMMANDS ZECHARIAH TO BE STONED. WHEN JEHOASH [KING OF JUDAH] WAS DEAD, AMAZIAH SUCCEEDS HIM IN THE KINGDOM

Chapter 9

HOW AMAZIAH MADE AN EXPEDITION AGAINST THE EDOMITES AND AMALEKITES AND CONQUERED THEM; BUT WHEN HE AFTERWARDS MADE WAR AGAINST JOASH, HE WAS BEATEN AND NOT LONG AFTER WAS SLAIN, AND UZZIAH SUCCEEDED IN THE GOVERNMENT

Chapter 10

CONCERNING JEROBOAM KING OF ISRAEL AND JONAH THE PROPHET; AND HOW AFTER THE DEATH OF JEROBOAM HIS SON ZACHARIAH TOOK THE GOVERNMENT. HOW UZZIAH, KING OF JERUSALEM, SUBDUED THE NATIONS THAT WERE ROUND ABOUT HIM; AND WHAT BEFELL HIM WHEN HE ATTEMPTED TO OFFER INCENSE TO GOD

Chapter 11

HOW ZACHARIAH SHALLUM, MENAHEM PEKAHIAH AND PEKAH TOOK THE GOVERNMENT OVER THE ISRAELITES ; AND HOW PUL AND TIGLATH-PILESER MADE AN EXPEDITION AGAINST THE ISRAELITES. HOW JOTHAM, THE SON OF UZZIAH REIGNED OVER THE TRIBE OF JUDAH; AND WHAT THINGS NAHUM PROPHESIED AGAINST THE ASSYRIANS

Chapter 12

HOW UPON THE DEATH OF JOTHAM, AHAZ REIGNED IN HIS STEAD; AGAINST WHOM REZIN, KING OF SYRIA AND PEKAH KING OF ISRAEL, MADE WAR; AND HOW TIGLATH-PILESER, KING OF ASSYRIA CAME TO THE ASSISTANCE OF AHAZ, AND LAID SYRIA WASTE AND REMOVING THE DAMASCENES INTO MEDIA PLACED OTHER NATIONS IN THEIR ROOM

Chapter 13

HOW PEKAH DIED BY THE TREACHERY OF HOSHEA WHO WAS A LITTLE AFTER SUBDUED BY SHALMANESER; AND HOW HEZEKIAH REIGNED INSTEAD OF AHAZ; AND WHAT ACTIONS OF PIETY AND JUSTICE HE DID

Chapter 14

HOW SHALMANESER TOOK SAMARIA BY FORCE AND HOW HE TRANSPLANTED THE TEN TRIBES INTO MEDIA, AND BROUGHT THE NATION OF THE CUTHEANS INTO THEIR COUNTRY [IN THEIR ROOM]