Thematic Bible




1 Kings 15:1 (show verse)

And in the eighteenth year of King Jeroboam the son of Nebat, Abijam reigned over Judah.

1 Kings 15:2 (show verse)

He reigned three years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Maachah, the daughter of Abishalom.

1 Kings 15:3 (show verse)

And he walked in all the sins of his father which he had done before him. And his heart was not perfect with Jehovah his God, as the heart of David his father.

1 Kings 15:4 (show verse)

But for David's sake Jehovah his God gave him a lamp in Jerusalem, to set up his son after him, and to establish Jerusalem,

1 Kings 15:5 (show verse)

because David did what was right in the eyes of Jehovah, and did not turn aside from all that He commanded him all the days of his life, except in the matter of Uriah the Hittite.

1 Kings 15:6 (show verse)

And there was war between Rehoboam and Jeroboam all the days of his life.

1 Kings 15:7 (show verse)

And the rest of the acts of Abijam, and all that he did, are they not written in the Book of the Matters of the Days of the Kings of Judah? And there was war between Abijam and Jeroboam.

1 Kings 15:8 (show verse)

And Abijam slept with his fathers, and they buried him in the city of David. And his son Asa reigned in his place.

1 Kings 15:9 (show verse)

And in the twentieth year of Jeroboam king of Israel, Asa reigned over Judah.

1 Kings 15:10 (show verse)

And he reigned in Jerusalem forty-one years. And his grandmother's name was Maachah, the daughter of Abishalom.

1 Kings 15:11 (show verse)

And Asa did what was right in the eyes of Jehovah, as David his father did.

1 Kings 15:12 (show verse)

And he took away the sodomites out of the land and removed all the idols that his fathers had made.

1 Kings 15:13 (show verse)

And also he even removed his mother Maachah from being queen because she had made an idol in a grove. And Asa destroyed her idol and burned it by the torrent Kidron.

1 Kings 15:14 (show verse)

But the high places were not removed. But Asa's heart was perfect with Jehovah all his days.

1 Kings 15:15 (show verse)

And he brought in the things which his father had dedicated, and the things which he himself had dedicated, into the house of Jehovah, silver and gold and vessels.

1 Kings 15:16 (show verse)

And there was war between Asa and Baasha king of Israel all their days.

1 Kings 15:17 (show verse)

And Baasha king of Israel went up against Judah and built Ramah, so that he might not allow any to go out or come in to Asa king of Judah.

1 Kings 15:18 (show verse)

And Asa took all the silver and the gold left in the treasures of the house of Jehovah, and the treasures of the king's house, and delivered them into the hand of his servants. And King Asa sent them to Ben-hadad, the son of Tabrimon, the son of Hezion, king of Syria, who lived at Damascus, saying,

1 Kings 15:19 (show verse)

There is a treaty between you and me, between my father and your father. Behold, I have sent to you a present of silver and gold. Come and break your treaty with Baasha king of Israel, so that he may depart from me.

1 Kings 15:20 (show verse)

And Ben-hadad listened to King Asa, and sent the commanders of the armies which he had against the cities of Israel, and struck Ijon, and Dan, and Abel-beth-maachah, and all Chinneroth, with all the land of Naphtali.

1 Kings 15:21 (show verse)

And it happened when Baasha heard, he left off building Ramah and lived in Tirzah.

1 Kings 15:22 (show verse)

And King Asa made a proclamation throughout all Judah. None was free from it. And they took away the stones of Ramah, and its timber with which Baasha had built. And King Asa built Geba of Benjamin and Mizpah with them.

1 Kings 15:23 (show verse)

The rest of all the acts of Asa, and all his might, and all that he did, and the cities which he built, are they not written in the Book of the Matters of the Days of the Kings of Judah? But in the time of his old age he was diseased in his feet.

1 Kings 15:24 (show verse)

And Asa slept with his fathers, and was buried with his fathers in the city of David his father. And his son Jehoshaphat reigned in his place.

1 Kings 15:25 (show verse)

And Nadab the son of Jeroboam began to reign over Israel in the second year of Asa king of Judah, and reigned over Israel two years.

1 Kings 15:26 (show verse)

And he did evil in the sight of Jehovah, and walked in the way of his father, and in his sin with which he made Israel to sin.

1 Kings 15:27 (show verse)

And Baasha the son of Ahijah, of the house of Issachar, conspired against him. And Baasha struck him at Gibbethon, which was to the Philistines. For Nadab and all Israel laid siege to Gibbethon.

1 Kings 15:28 (show verse)

And in the third year of Asa king of Judah, Baasha killed him and reigned in his place.

1 Kings 15:29 (show verse)

And it happened when he reigned, he struck all the house of Jeroboam. He did not leave Jeroboam any who breathed, until he had destroyed him, according to the saying of Jehovah which He spoke by His servant Ahijah the man of Shiloh,

1 Kings 15:30 (show verse)

because of the sins of Jeroboam which he sinned, and which he made Israel sin, by his provocation with which he provoked Jehovah, the God of Israel to anger.

1 Kings 15:31 (show verse)

And the rest of the acts of Nadab, and all that he did, are they not written in the Book of the Matters of the Days of the Kings of Israel?

1 Kings 15:32 (show verse)

And there was war between Asa and Baasha king of Israel all their days.

1 Kings 15:33 (show verse)

In the third year of Asa king of Judah, Baasha the son of Ahijah began to reign over all Israel in Tirzah, twenty-four years.

1 Kings 15:34 (show verse)

And he did evil in the sight of Jehovah, and walked in the way of Jeroboam, and in his sin with which he made Israel to sin.