A prophet who announced to Jeroboam that God would give him 10 of the 12 tribes of Israel
the wicked king of Israel. Led by his Phoenician wife Jezebel, he established the cult of Baal and persecuted the worshipers of the True God
a bloody and wicked empire that terrorized the whole Middle East and constantly threatened both Israel and Judah. Eventually the (people from this place) destroyed Israel and scattered its people
the southern of the two centers of worship in the northern kingdom of Israel where Jeroboam set up golden calves for the people to worship
the northern of the two centers of worship in the northern kingdom of Israel where Jeroboam set up golden calves for the people to worship
the great prophet who challenged the pagan rulers of Israel. He was taken up to heaven in a fiery chariot
Elijah's devoted disciple, who continued his mentor's mission in Israel
Originally the whole kingdom of the twelve tribes of __, but after Solomon's time refers to the northern of the two kingdoms into which Solomon's kingdom was divided. The Assyrians scattered ___, yet the prophets promised that all twelve tribes would eventually be brought together at the coming of the Messiah.
a minister of Solomon who led the revolt against his son Rehoboam. ______ became the first king of the new northern kingdom of Israel
the wicked queen of Israel who persecuted the prophets of the True God. She was a Phoenician, and she was fanatically devoted to the Phoenician god Baal
an unwilling prophet sent to preach repentance to Nineveh. He spent 3 days as good as dead in the belly of a great fish. Jesus Christ referred to the sign of ____ as a type of his own death and resurrection
the name used for the southern of the two kingdoms into which Israel was divided after Solomon. ____ kept Jerusalem as its capital and remained loyal to David's line
capital of the assyrian empire.
Solomon's son and heir. His pride caused all but 2 of the 12 tribes to rebel against him
a far-off place, possibly in spain, to which jonah planned to escape from his mission to nineveh