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Dinner with the Old Prophet

1 Kings 13:20-34 NLTse Then while they were sitting at the table, a command from the LORD came to the old prophet. (21) He cried out to the man of God from Judah, “This is what the LORD says: You have defied the word of the LORD and have disobeyed the command the LORD your God gave you. 2,415 more words

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Jeroboam's New Religion

1 Kings 12:26-33 NLTse Jeroboam thought to himself, “Unless I am careful, the kingdom will return to the dynasty of David. (27) When these people go to Jerusalem to offer sacrifices at the Temple of the LORD, they will again give their allegiance to King Rehoboam of Judah. 1,591 more words

Bible Study

Jeroboam's New Religion

1 Kings 12:26-33 NLTse Jeroboam thought to himself, “Unless I am careful, the kingdom will return to the dynasty of David. (27) When these people go to Jerusalem to offer sacrifices at the Temple of the LORD, they will again give their allegiance to King Rehoboam of Judah. 1,591 more words

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The Idols of/for the LORD?

Judges is a weird book, especially to judge from later, Deuteronomistic standards, which is ironic given the Deuteronomistic editorializing that occurs throughout the book.  Some stories are simple, fun even (check out Ehud in Judges 3!), but there are others that are quite difficult, complex, or having perplexing elements in them.   1,816 more words

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Jeroboam's Golden Calves

Tonight while taking my evening walk I was listening to I Kings. One of the passages caught my ear as it played.

And Jeroboam said in his heart, “Now the kingdom will turn back to the house of David.

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When Sin becomes Comfortable #1153

They do not consider in their hearts that I remember all their wickedness; Now their own deeds have surrounded them; They are before My face. 178 more words

Phillip Medhurst's Bible in pictures 075 Jeroboam's wife


Illustration from “Women of the Bible” by Harold Copping. Published by the Religious Tract Society 1927. Location of original painting unknown.

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