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according Ahab Ahaz Amaziah Amos Arameans army Assyrian period Athaliah author of Kings Azariah Baal Babylon Babylonian Bethel biblical Book of Kings captivity capture Chaldeans chapters Chronicles conqueror conquest Damascus declared Deuteronomy Egypt Elijah Elisha exile faith father heathen Hebrew Hebrew history Hebrew kingdom Hezekiah HISTORICAL SOURCES Hosea influence inscriptions Isaiah Israel Israelites Israelitish Jehoiakim Jehovah Jehu Jeremiah Jeroboam Jerusalem Joash Josiah Judah Judeans king of Israel Kitt land later Lord Manasseh Micah nation Nebuchadrezzar northern kingdom Old Testament Omri palace Palestine Pekah Philistine political priests princes prophecy prophets recognized reference reformation Rehoboam reign religion religious revolt royal rulers Samaria sanctuary Sargon sect Sennacherib sermons Shalmaneser Shaphan Solomon spirit succeeded Temple territory throne Tiglath-Pileser Tiglath-Pileser III tion town tribes tribute true prophets truth viii words worship xviii xxii xxxvi yoke Zedekiah Zephaniah
Page 161 - And he built altars for all the host of heaven in the two courts of the house of the LORD.
Page 138 - Their land also is full of silver and gold, neither is there any end of their treasures; their land is also full of horses, neither is there any end of their chariots: Their land also is full of idols; they worship the work of their own hands, that which their own fingers have made: And the mean man boweth down, and the great man humbleth himself: therefore forgive them not.
Page 23 - And now whereas my father did lade you with a heavy yoke, I will add to your yoke : my father chastised you with whips, but I will chastise you with scorpions.
Page 136 - WOE to them that devise iniquity, and work evil upon their beds ! When the morning is light, they practise it, Because it is in the power of their hand. And they covet fields, and take them by violence; And houses, and take them away: So they oppress a man and his house, Even a man and his heritage.
Page 136 - Woe unto them that are mighty to drink wine, and men of strength to mingle strong drink; which justify the wicked for reward, and take away the righteousness of the righteous from him!
Page 128 - Your country is desolate, your cities are burned with fire : your land, strangers devour it in your presence, and it is desolate, as overthrown by strangers. And the daughter of Zion is left as a cottage in a vineyard, as a lodge in a garden of cucumbers, as a besieged city.
Page 82 - Then Amaziah the priest of Beth-el sent to Jeroboam king of Israel, saying, Amos hath conspired against thee in the midst of the house of Israel : the land is not able to bear all his words. For thus Amos saith, Jeroboam shall die by the sword, and Israel shall surely be led away captive out of their own land.
Page 136 - Woe unto them that join house to house, that lay field to field, till there be no place, that they may be placed alone in the midst of the earth...
Page 93 - My people are destroyed for lack of knowledge: because thou hast rejected knowledge, I will also reject thee, that thou shalt be no priest to me: seeing thou hast forgotten the law of thy God, I will also forget thy children.