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Category Archives: I Chronicles
Eugene H. Merrill. A Commentary on 1 & 2 Chronicles. Grand Rapids: Kregel Academic, 2015. See here to purchase the book. Eugene H. Merrill is professor emeritus of Old Testament studies at Dallas Theological Seminary. He has degrees from Bob … Continue reading
I have three items for my blog post today about II Chronicles 11: 1. v 15 states regarding King Jeroboam of Northern Israel (in the KJV): “And he ordained him priests for the high places, and for the devils, and … Continue reading
I have two items for my blog post today about II Chronicles 8. 1. II Chronicles 8:1-2 states in the NRSV: “At the end of twenty years, during which Solomon had built the house of the LORD and his own … Continue reading
In II Chronicles 6, King Solomon is dedicating the newly-built Temple. In vv 4-6, we read (in the KJV): 4 And [Solomon] said, Blessed be the LORD God of Israel, who hath with his hands fulfilled that which he spake … Continue reading
In I Chronicles 29, King David encourages leaders in Israel to support his successor, Solomon, in the task of constructing the Temple, and to donate materials to the project, as David did. I generally listen to sermons about the chapter … Continue reading
I have four items for my blog post on I Chronicles 28. 1. David summoned the princes, captains, valiant men, and officers of Israel, as well as his stewards and the stewards of his son. In I Chronicles 28:2, he … Continue reading
I Chronicles 27:5-6 states (in the KJV): “The third captain of the host for the third month was Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, a chief priest: and in his course were twenty and four thousand. This is that Benaiah, who … Continue reading
Here are some thoughts about I Chronicles 26: 1. I Chronicles 26 talks a lot about gatekeepers to the Temple, or sanctuary. Obed-Edom’s sons are said to be mighty men of valor (v 6), strong (v 7), and able (v … Continue reading
Heman’s sons sang and prophesied with musical instruments at the sanctuary. Psalm 88 is attributed to Heman. What catches a number of scholars’ attention is I Chronicles 24:4, which lists the sons of Heman: “Of Heman: the sons of Heman; … Continue reading