1 Kings


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Noun1.1 Kings - the first of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel1 Kings - the first of two Old Testament books telling the histories of the kings of Judah and Israel
Old Testament - the collection of books comprising the sacred scripture of the Hebrews and recording their history as the chosen people; the first half of the Christian Bible
Nebiim, Prophets - the second of three divisions of the Hebrew Scriptures
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The Chronicler omitted the indictment of Solomon's foreign wives from 1 Kings 11, and he included, without judgment, Solomon's moving his own wife, who was the daughter of Pharaoh, from the city of David to his palace (2 Chr 8:11//1 Kgs 9:24).
The Chronicler does not include the other passages from 1 Kings dealing with this queen (1 Kgs 3:1; 7:8; 9:16; 11:1).
It is usually thought that the materials in 2 Samuel 21-24 were edited by a different hand than the author of 2 Samuel 9-20 and 1 Kings 1-2, a unit often called the Succession Narrative.