1Kings Chapter 14 (Bible Marathon Day 152)

1Kings Chapter 14 (Bible Marathon Day 152) Ahijah Announces Jeroboam’s Downfall.* 1 At that time Abijah, son of Jeroboam, took sick. 2 a So Jeroboam said to his wife, “Go and disguise yourself so that no one will recognize you as Jeroboam’s wife. Then go to Shiloh, where you will find Ahijah the prophet. It… Continue reading 1Kings Chapter 14 (Bible Marathon Day 152)

1Kings Chapter 12 (Bible Marathon Day 151)

1Kings Chapter 12 (Bible Marathon Day 151) Political Disunity.* 1 Rehoboam went to Shechem,* where all Israel had come to make him king. 2 When Jeroboam, son of Nebat, heard about it, he was still in Egypt. He had fled from King Solomon and remained in Egypt, 3 and they sent for him. Then Jeroboam… Continue reading 1Kings Chapter 12 (Bible Marathon Day 151)

1Kings Chapter 11 (Bible Marathon Day 151)

1Kings Chapter 11 (Bible Marathon Day 151) The End of Solomon’s Reign.* 1 a King Solomon loved many foreign women besides the daughter of Pharaoh—Moabites, Ammonites, Edomites, Sidonians, Hittites— 2 b from nations of which the LORD had said to the Israelites: You shall not join with them and they shall not join with you,… Continue reading 1Kings Chapter 11 (Bible Marathon Day 151)

1Kings Chapter 10 (Bible Marathon Day 150)

1Kings Chapter 10 (Bible Marathon Day 150) Solomon’s Listening Heart: the Queen of Sheba.* 1 a The queen of Sheba,* having heard a report of Solomon’s fame, came to test him with subtle questions. 2 She arrived in Jerusalem with a very numerous retinue, and with camels bearing spices, a large amount of gold, and… Continue reading 1Kings Chapter 10 (Bible Marathon Day 150)

1Kings Chapter 9 (Bible Marathon Day 150)

1Kings Chapter 9 (Bible Marathon Day 150) Promise and Warning to Solomon. 1 After Solomon finished building the house of the LORD, the house of the king, and everything else that he wanted to do, 2 a the LORD appeared to Solomon a second time, as he had appeared to him in Gibeon. 3 The… Continue reading 1Kings Chapter 9 (Bible Marathon Day 150)