Whew. Today was a big day of reading.
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2 Chronicles 8
After building God’s house, he built cities.
2 Chronicles 9
Queen of Sheba shows up to test Solomon’s wisdom. Discovers he is as wise as everyone says he is.
2 Chronicles 10 – 11
After Solomon died, Rehoboam ruled Judah, but Jeroboam gets the rest of the Israelites to rebel against the king. God tells Rehoboam to not attack the rest of the Israelites.
2 Chronicles 12
Rehoboam had been unfaithful to the Lord, so God caused the Egyptians to attack. When Rehoboam humbled himself, the wrath of the Lord turned from him, so as to not make complete destruction.
2 Chronicles 13
Abijah is king in Judah. He follows God. They defeat Jeroboam.
2 Chronicles 14 – 16
Asa is king in Judah. asa did what was right in the eyes of God. The people make a covenant with God. Asa became sick and died.
2 Chronicles 17 – 20
Jehosophat becomes king after Asa. He too follows God.
2 Chronicles 21
Jehoram becomes king and does not follow God. Elijah comes to him and tells him that God will bring a plague upon him because of his unfaithfulness.
2 Chronicles 22
Ahaziah becomes king. He does evil. He is killed by Jehu.
2 Chronicles 23
Joash becomes king (after the mother of Ahaziah kills the rest of the royal family of judah… The daughter of the king hid Joash.) Athaliah (mother of Ahaziah) is killed. The altars of the Baals are torn down. Joash ( a 7 year old) becomes king.