The recording is dramatized, from the king james bible. The bulk of the remainder of 1 chronicles, after a brief account of saul in chapter 10, is concerned with the reign of david 1 chronicles 1129. The hebrew word literally means to trample under foot. Possession taken by him, in a cloud, 2 chronicles 5. If my people who are called by my name humble themselves, and pray and seek my face and turn from their wicked ways, then i will hear from heaven and will forgive their sin and heal their land 2 chronicles 7. This part of 2 chronicles is the history of judah down to the time of jerusalems fall and destruction. It is a history of israel with an emphasis on the southern kingdom and temple worship in the city of. This king asa, rehoboams grandson, had had a long reign of peace, which the writer of the book of chronicles traces to the fact that he had rooted out idolatry from judah, the land had rest, and he. Possession given to him, by bringing in the dedicated things 2 chronicles 5. The tradition is that 1 and 2 chronicles were written by ezra.
We hope that you find the 2 chronicles summary from the kjv bible chapters and verses helpful to your bible studies and for references as a guide to further reference to the book of 2 chronicles. We can see what it means to turn by looking at hezekiah 2 chronicles 30. Id love to have a hard copy or for the book to have larger pages so it isnt so thick, but the work within it is, as of yet, unparalleled. Genesis is the book of the families, and this section of 1 chronicles selects that which god considers essential to the record leading to christ genesis 5, 10, 11, 16, 21, 25, 29, 36, 46. Sarah japhets commentary is the absolute standard for commentaries on chronicles until g. It could have been that the levites stood up to him and refused to teach and participate in error, so they simply left. Study 2 chronicles using matthew henrys bible commentary concise to better understand scripture with full outline and verse meaning.
The next long section concerns davids son solomon 2 chronicles 19, and the final part is concerned with the kingdom of judah, with occasional references to the second kingdom of israel 2. This commentary has been through advanced checking. To bring continual renewal among gods people, we must communicate biblical truth. Among them are the introductory level works by michael wilcock and cyril j. David guzik commentary on 2 chronicles 14 describes the righteous reign of. Now hiram king of tyre sent messengers to david, and cedar trees, with masons and carpenters, to build him a house. Study 2 chronicles 14 using matthew henrys bible commentary concise to better understand scripture with full outline and verse meaning. Study the bible online using commentary on 2 chronicles 11 and more. The chronicles narrative begins with adam, seth and enosh, and the story is then carried forward, almost entirely through genealogical lists, down to the founding of the first kingdom of israel in the introductory chapters, 1 chronicles 19. This daily newsletter provides a starting point for personal. Watch our overview video on the books of 12 chronicles, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought.
According to 2 chronicles, the people of israel were sinful and turned their backs on the lord, and so their history did not deserve to be told. Literally, the good and the right, an expression defined in 2 chronicles 14. Daily verse and comment, and have biblical truth delivered to your inbox. Enduring word bible commentary 1 chronicles chapter 14. We are at a time in this nation where prayer is the one thing we need the most. Enduring word bible commentary 2 chronicles chapter 7. Book of second chronicles overview insight for living. Read 2 chronicles 11 commentary using matthew henry commentary on the whole bible complete. Read commentary on this popular bible verse and understand the real meaning behind gods word using john gills. Help us, lord our god, for we rely on you, and in your name we have come against this vast army. The writers goal is to help the jews, who have been away from the temple, know the history of life in jerusalem before the exile. The key to understanding any verse of scripture is context. To bring continual renewal among gods people, we must communicate biblical. This is the holy book of 2 chronicles, known as the second book of the chronicles.
And asa did that which was good and right, see 1 kings 15. Asa cried unto the lord his god he that sought god in the time of his peace and prosperity, could, with holy boldness, cry to god in the day of his trouble, and call him his god. The author was more concerned with telling the story of davids descendants, who reigned over judah, than with the history of the. An easyenglish bible version and commentary 2800 word vocabulary on 2 chronicles chapters 10 to 36. Then asa called to the lord his god and said, lord, there is no one like. Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading 2 chronicles tyndale old testament commentaries book 11.
At the beginning and during our spiritual race, we must determine in our hearts to finish strong. A word list at the end explains words with a star by them. The book of 2 chronicles was likely written between 450 and 425 b. Aug 05, 2016 watch our overview video on the books of 1 2 chronicles, which breaks down the literary design of the book and its flow of thought. The book of 2 chronicles is a historical book written from a priests perspective. The lord appears to solomon when solomon had finished the temple of the lord and the royal palace, and had succeeded in carrying out all he had in mind to do in the temple of the lord and in his own palace, the lord appeared to him at night and said. Book of 2 chronicles matthew henrys bible commentary concise. We can see what it means to seek by looking at the returning priests 2 chronicles 11. This king asa, rehoboams grandson, had had a long reign of peace, which the writer of the book of chronicles traces to the fact that he had rooted out idolatry from judah, the land had rest, and he no war. Chapter 2 this is the genealogy from israel through judah and jesse to david.
May 02, 2020 the tradition is that 1 and 2 chronicles were written by ezra. The holy bible book 14 2 chronicles kjv dramatized. God promised to david that his son solomon would build the temple 1 chronicles 28. This king asa, rehoboams grandson, had had a long reign of peace, which the writer of the book of chronicles traces to the fact that he had rooted out idolatry. Kjv bible verses from 2 chronicles offer free, online access, for those of the christian faith, to study scriptural passages for biblical studies. He built the temple and he put the ark in the temple.
And asa cried unto the lord his god or prayed, as the targum, with vehemence, being in distress. In response to the news that a vast army was coming, we read this in vv. When solomon had finished praying, fire came down from heaven and consumed the burnt offering and the sacrifices. The first requirement for such spiritual healing is humility. But god did not allow him to begin its construction. Alarmed, jehoshaphat resolved to inquire of the lord, and he proclaimed a fast for all judah.
From genesis to revelation, god enlists musicians to work on his behalf. Enduring word bible commentary 2 chronicles chapter 14. In ten years of peace, the army had grown from 400,000 to 580,000, as should have been expected in a time of peace and prosperity. This king asa, rehoboam s grandson, had had a long reign of peace, which the writer of the book of chronicles traces to the fact that he had rooted out idolatry from judah, the land had rest, and he no war. Cook observed that, they correspond well with the numbers given in 2 chr. I urge you to share this page with as many friends as you can. Second chronicles covers the time from solomons ascension to the throne 971 bc until the southern kingdom of judah was finally carried into exile in babylon in 586 bc. Book of 2 chronicles matthew henrys bible commentary. There are at least two reasons why jeroboam did what he did. Unlike 2 kings, the book of 2 chronicles includes very little information about the northern kingdom. I have heard your prayer and have chosen this place for myself as a temple for sacrifices. We can see what it means to pray by looking at hezekiah 2 chronicles 30.146 216 924 194 788 1436 919 567 1151 473 1024 1110 67 7 801 1463 163 777 113 519 114 1531 247 523 1251 1300 1574 737 673 45 1476 349 967 378 753 523 131 25 125 875 878 1166