CHRONOLOGICAL CHART

            of the Kings and Prophets

 


PROPHETS

KINGS OF  ISRAEL

 

 

 

Jeroboam         931 BC

Made convenient places of worship at Bethel and Dan, golden calves.

 

 

Nadab               911 BC

 

 

 

Baasha              910 BC

 

 

 

Elah                  886 BC

 

 

 

Zimri               885 BC

 

 

 

Tibni                885 BC

 

 

 

Omri                885 BC

 

 

ELIJAH

Ahab                874 BC

Inter-marriage to Queen Jezebel

 

 

Ahaziah          854 BC

 

 

ELISHA

Joram              853 BC        

 

 

 

Jehu                 841 BC

Told by God to destroy the house of Ahab.  Four generations would live on the throne. 

 

 

Jehoahaz         813 BC

 

 

JONAH

Jeroboam II    792 BC

 

 

AMOS

Zachariah       751 BC

 

 

HOSEA

Shallum           750 BC

 

 

 

Menahem       750 BC

 

 

 

Pekahiah         740 BC

 

 

 

Pekah               738 BC

 

 

 

Hoshea             718 BC

 

 

 

 The Fall of Israel 709BC

            20 Total Kings

 

PROPHETS

KINGS OF JUDAH

 

 

Rehoboam`      931 BC

Listened to friends

 

Abijam`             915 BC

 

 

Asa*                  912 BC 

Reigned 41 years. Walked in the ways of David.  Removed all the idols and groves, but not the high places.  10 years of peace w/o affliction, then tested. 

 

Jehoshaphat*  871 BC

Has the people taught the word of God.  The prayer of Jehoshaphat in time of affliction.

Joins affinity w/ Ahab

 

Jehoram           854 BC

Killed all his brothers

 

Ahaziah           842 BC

Killed by Jehu

 

Athaliah          841 BC

Evil daughter of Omri

JOEL ?

Joash`               835 BC

With mentor Jehoiada as priest, he did right.  Restores the temple.  Dies a fool.

 

Amaziah`         796 BC

Did right but not w/a perfect heart

ISAIAH

MICAH

OBADIAH

Uzziah`            789 BC

Reigned 52 years.   Successful in technology of the day.  Pride was his doom.

 

Jotham`            738 BC

 

 

Ahaz                730 BC

Burnt his children in fire

 

Hezekiah*       715 BC

Invited the remnant of Israel for the Passover.

NAHUM?

Manasseh`       697 BC

Reigned 55 years. Started extremely evil, humbled, then knew the Lord was God.

 

Amon               642 BC

Evil, young, arrogant

JEREMIAH

HABAKKUK?

ZEPHANIAH?

Josiah*             640 BC

Followed the Lord all the days of his life.  Book of the law found. Restored temple

 

Jehoahaz        609 BC

Deported to Egypt

DANIEL

Jehoiakim      609 BC

Defiant, no fear of God.

EZEKIEL

Jehoiachin     608 BC

Co-reigned; evil at 8 yrs.

 

Zedekiah       597 BC

Listens, but no change.

ZECHARIAH

HAGGAI

MALACHI

 The Fall of Judah to Babylon         587 BC

   20 Total Kings

The Exile Years


The Restoration


Chart References: 

Pictorial Bible Dictionary - Zondervan

The Perfect Harmony of the Hebrew Kings –Camping


KEY

(No Mark) Did evil in the sight of the Lord

`  Did right but not with a perfect heart

* Did right as David in the sight of the Lord