JOSIAH THE LAST GOOD KING 2nd Chronicles 34-35
Hilkiah the Priest Found a Book of the Law of the Lord
1 What kind of king was Josiah? (vs.3)
2 Determine Josiah’s age when
He began to reign:
He began to seek the God of David
3 Where else did Josiah go to destroy the images and altars ? (vs.6)
4 What did Josiah do to these graven images? (vs.7)
5 What did Hilkiah the priest find in the house of the Lord ? (vs.14)
6 Where is this book in our Bible?
7 What happened when the king found out what was written in the book ? (vs.19-21)
8 What was the prophecy of Huldah, the prophetess? (vs.24-28)
9 Would any of these things happen while the King Josiah was alive? (vs.28)
10 What were the words of the Lord? (vs.27)
11 List the things the king did in response: (vs.30-33)
12 How long did king Josiah and his people follow the Lord ? (vs.33)
13 SOMETHING TO THINK ABOUT ….
When was the book found, before or after Josiah purged the land of the graven images
When did Josiah do “right in the sight of the Lord” before or after the book was found?
How must Josiah have received an understanding prior to the discovery of the book? Hint: Ezekiel 36: 23-28
When the Book was found and the words were read, to what were Josiah’s eyes opened?
Are we treasuring the opportunity to possess the entire Book by reading it and following its commands?
THE MIDDLE-AGED KING 2ND Chronicles 35
14 What was the year of his reign and the age of Josiah when he held the Passover?
15 How was this Passover compared to the rest? (vs.18)
16 For the next 13 years, no details are given concerning the last half of Josiah’s
Reign. What was about to happen? (Jeremiah 15:4)
17 What happened in Josiah’s last days? (vs.20-24)
18 What book of the Bible was written in part due to Josiah’s death? (vs.25)
VERSE OF THE WEEK
“ IT IS OF THE LORD’S MERCIES THAT WE
BECAUSE HIS COMPASSIONS FAIL NOT.. THEY
MORNING: GREAT IS THY FAITHFULNESS”