Know Your Bible – March 5, 2015

1 Kings

Author/Date

Not stated and unknown; one early tradition claimed Jeremiah wrote 1 and 2 Kings.  Covering events from about 970 to 850 BC, 1 Kings was probably written sometime after the Babylonian destruction of Jerusalem in 586 BC.

In Ten Words or Less

Israel divides into rival northern and southern nations.

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