Which books tell the story of Judah and Israel?

When was the book of Judah written?

Conservative scholars date it between 70 and 90. Some scholars consider the letter a pseudonymous work written between the end of the 1st century and the first quarter of the 2nd century because of its references to the apostles and to tradition and because of its competent Greek style.

What books tell the story of Israel’s monarchy?

(In most Roman Catholic versions, 1 and 2 Samuel are called the first and second books of Kings, and the two Hebrew and Protestant books of Kings are called the third and fourth books of Kings.) The two books of Kings recount the fate of the monarchy in Israel after the death of King David.

What is the book of annuals?

Annual publications, more often simply called annuals, are periodical publications appearing regularly once per year. Although exact definitions may vary, types of annuals include: calendars and almanacs, directories, yearbooks, annual reports, proceedings and transactions and literary annuals.

How many brothers and sisters did Jesus have?

The Gospel of Mark (6:3) and the Gospel of Matthew (13:55–56) mention James, Joseph/Joses, Judas/Jude and Simon as brothers of Jesus, the son of Mary. The same verses also mention unnamed sisters of Jesus.

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What are the main themes of 2 Kings?


  • Betrayal.
  • Loyalty.
  • Power.
  • Warfare.
  • Religion.
  • Sin.
  • Justice and Judgment.

What is the main message of 1 Samuel?

The Book of Samuel is a theological evaluation of kingship in general and of dynastic kingship and David in particular. The main themes of the book are introduced in the opening poem (the “Song of Hannah”): (1) the sovereignty of Yahweh, God of Israel; (2) the reversal of human fortunes; and (3) kingship.

Was Samaria a part of Israel?

After the death of King Solomon (10th century), the northern tribes, including those of Samaria, separated from the southern tribes and established the separate kingdom of Israel.

What does annals mean in the Bible?

annalsnoun. Historical records; chronicles; history. Etymology: From annales, from annales libri, from annalis, from annus + libri, genitive of liber.

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