History Literature / BooksOfKings

4th Feb '16 5:28:33 AM VicGeorge2011
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* {{Curse}}: Joshua cursed whoever rebuilds Jericho. This came true in the reign of Ahab.
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* {{Curse}}: Joshua cursed whoever rebuilds Jericho.Jericho, saying whoever lays its foundations will lose his firstborn and whoever sets up its gates will lose his youngest child. This came true in the reign of Ahab.
17th Jan '16 2:36:25 PM VicGeorge2011
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* WhereIsYourXNow: When Elijah competes with the priests of Baal over whose god can light their sacrifice, he makes fun of the other priests using lines similar to this trope.
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* WhereIsYourXNow: WhereIsYourXNow ** When Elijah competes with the priests of Baal over whose god can light their sacrifice, he makes fun of the other priests using lines similar to this trope.
25th Dec '15 6:43:54 AM VicGeorge2011
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* FaceDeathWithDignity: When the soldiers came to kill Jezebel, she faced them while wearing her full royal attire. The affect was sort of diminished after centuries of this being interpreted as her being a prostitute.
4th Dec '15 7:32:37 PM dotchan
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* SuckSessor: Terrible kings often followed good ones, but every so often good kings followed terrible ones. (At least in Judah, anyway. The book of Kings grades all of Israel's rulers as evil.)
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* SuckSessor: Terrible kings often followed good ones, but every so often once in a while good kings followed terrible ones. (At least in Judah, anyway. The book of Kings grades all of Israel's rulers as evil.)
22nd Nov '15 7:33:43 AM karstovich2
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In Christian Bibles it is followed by 1 & 2 Chronicles, a LighterAndSofter rehashing of Kings focusing exclusively on the southern Kingdom of Judah to inspire the Jews exiled to Babylon. Most of the Prophets preached during this period so they will be discussed here also. In the Jewish Tanakh it is followed by the Book of Isaiah (Chronicles is relegated to the ''Ketuvim''[[note]]Recall that "Tanakh" is an acronym for'' '''T'''orah'' ([[CaptainObvious the Torah]]), '''''N'''eviim'' (the Prophets), and '''''K'''etuvim'' ("writings"). Kings is considered a prophetic book as several prophets figure prominently.[[/note]]).
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In Christian Bibles it is followed by 1 & 2 Chronicles, a LighterAndSofter rehashing of Kings focusing exclusively on the southern Kingdom of Judah to inspire the Jews exiled to Babylon. Most of the Prophets preached during this period so they will be discussed here also. In the Jewish Tanakh it is followed by the Book of Isaiah (Chronicles is relegated to the ''Ketuvim''[[note]]Recall that "Tanakh" is an acronym for'' '''T'''orah'' ([[CaptainObvious the Torah]]), '''''N'''eviim'' Torah]]),'' '''N'''eviim'' (the Prophets), and '''''K'''etuvim'' and'' '''K'''etuvim'' ("writings"). Kings is considered a prophetic book as several prophets figure prominently.[[/note]]).
22nd Nov '15 7:33:14 AM karstovich2
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In Christian Bibles it is followed by 1 & 2 Chronicles, a LighterAndSofter rehashing of Kings focusing exclusively on the southern Kingdom of Judah to inspire the Jews exiled to Babylon. Most of the Prophets preached during this period so they will be discussed here also. In the Jewish Tanakh it is followed by the Book of Isaiah (Chronicles is relegated to the ''Ketuvim''[[note]]Recall that "Tanakh" is an acronym for '''''T'''orah'' ([[CaptainObvious the Torah]]), '''''N'''eviim'' (the Prophets), and '''''K'''etuvim'' ("writings"). Kings is considered a prophetic book as several prophets figure prominently.[[/note]]).
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In Christian Bibles it is followed by 1 & 2 Chronicles, a LighterAndSofter rehashing of Kings focusing exclusively on the southern Kingdom of Judah to inspire the Jews exiled to Babylon. Most of the Prophets preached during this period so they will be discussed here also. In the Jewish Tanakh it is followed by the Book of Isaiah (Chronicles is relegated to the ''Ketuvim''[[note]]Recall that "Tanakh" is an acronym for '''''T'''orah'' for'' '''T'''orah'' ([[CaptainObvious the Torah]]), '''''N'''eviim'' (the Prophets), and '''''K'''etuvim'' ("writings"). Kings is considered a prophetic book as several prophets figure prominently.[[/note]]).
22nd Nov '15 7:32:42 AM karstovich2
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22nd Nov '15 7:31:51 AM karstovich2
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In Christian Bibles it is followed by 1 & 2 Chronicles, a LighterAndSofter rehashing of Kings focusing exclusively on the southern Kingdom of Judah to inspire the Jews exiled to Babylon. Most of the Prophets preached during this period so they will be discussed here also. In the Jewish Tanakh it is followed by the Book of Isaiah (Chronicles is relegated to the ''Ketuvim''[[note]]Recall that "Tanakh" is an acronym for '''''T'''orah''([[CaptainObvious the Torah]]), '''''N'''eviim'' (the Prophets), and '''''K'''etuvim'' ("writings"). Kings is considered a prophetic book as several prophets figure prominently.[[/note]]).
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In Christian Bibles it is followed by 1 & 2 Chronicles, a LighterAndSofter rehashing of Kings focusing exclusively on the southern Kingdom of Judah to inspire the Jews exiled to Babylon. Most of the Prophets preached during this period so they will be discussed here also. In the Jewish Tanakh it is followed by the Book of Isaiah (Chronicles is relegated to the ''Ketuvim''[[note]]Recall that "Tanakh" is an acronym for '''''T'''orah''([[CaptainObvious '''''T'''orah'' ([[CaptainObvious the Torah]]), '''''N'''eviim'' (the Prophets), and '''''K'''etuvim'' ("writings"). Kings is considered a prophetic book as several prophets figure prominently.[[/note]]).
22nd Nov '15 7:31:00 AM karstovich2
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In Christian Bibles it is followed by 1 & 2 Chronicles, a LighterAndSofter rehashing of Kings focusing exclusively on the southern Kingdom of Judah to inspire the Jews exiled to Babylon. Most of the Prophets preached during this period so they will be discussed here also. In the Jewish Tanakh it is followed by the Book of Isaiah (Chronicles is relegated to the ''Ketuvim'').
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In Christian Bibles it is followed by 1 & 2 Chronicles, a LighterAndSofter rehashing of Kings focusing exclusively on the southern Kingdom of Judah to inspire the Jews exiled to Babylon. Most of the Prophets preached during this period so they will be discussed here also. In the Jewish Tanakh it is followed by the Book of Isaiah (Chronicles is relegated to the ''Ketuvim'').''Ketuvim''[[note]]Recall that "Tanakh" is an acronym for '''''T'''orah''([[CaptainObvious the Torah]]), '''''N'''eviim'' (the Prophets), and '''''K'''etuvim'' ("writings"). Kings is considered a prophetic book as several prophets figure prominently.[[/note]]).
22nd Nov '15 7:26:26 AM karstovich2
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In Christian Bibles it is followed by 1 & 2 Chronicles, a LighterAndSofter rehashing of Kings focusing exclusively on the southern Kingdom of Judah to inspire the Jews exiled to Babylon. Most of the Prophets preached during this period so they will be discussed here also. In the Jewish Tanakh it is followed by the Book of Isaiah.
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In Christian Bibles it is followed by 1 & 2 Chronicles, a LighterAndSofter rehashing of Kings focusing exclusively on the southern Kingdom of Judah to inspire the Jews exiled to Babylon. Most of the Prophets preached during this period so they will be discussed here also. In the Jewish Tanakh it is followed by the Book of Isaiah.Isaiah (Chronicles is relegated to the ''Ketuvim'').
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