The Kings

  • 1015 BCE

    Saul was the First King of Israel

    Saul was the First King of Israel
    Samuel choose Saul to be the first King of Israel. At the beginning of Saul's reign as king, he was humble, but that changed.
  • 1010 BCE

    Jonathan was born

    Jonathan was born
    Jonathan was born, and his parents were Saul and Ahimaz.
  • 985 BCE

    David Killed Goliath

    David Killed Goliath
    All of the Israelites were afraid to fight Goliath but David was willing to fight Goliath even though he wasn't a soldier.
  • 985 BCE

    Jonathan Defeated the Philistines but Saul said that he did it.

    Jonathan Defeated the Philistines but Saul said that he did it.
    Saul tried to get the praise for defeating the Philistines.
  • 981 BCE

    Saul's downfall

    Saul's downfall
    Saul's downfall started when he became greedy and jealous. He became jealous of David when David killed more people than he did.
  • 980 BCE

    Saul tried to kill David

    Saul tried to kill David
    Saul became so jealous of David that he tried to kill him.
  • 975 BCE

    Saul went to a witch

    Saul went to a witch
    Saul went to a witch and Samuel's spirit went to him
  • 974 BCE

    Saul and Jonathan died

    Saul and Jonathan died
    Saul and Jonathan died. Saul layed on his sword to died.
  • 974 BCE

    David took position as King

    David took position as King
    After Saul died David became king. David was already anointed as the next king, but he needed to wait until Saul was dead. David reigned for 40 years as king.
  • 950 BCE

    David killed Uriah so that he could marry Bathsheba

    David killed Uriah so that he could marry Bathsheba
    David killed Uriah so that he could marry his wife.
  • 949 BCE

    David had a kid with Bathsheba

    David had a kid with Bathsheba
    David's kid with Bathsheba died because David sinned.
  • 940 BCE

    Absalom is Hanged by his Hair and Killed

    Absalom is Hanged by his Hair and Killed
    Absalom's hair is so long that it got caught in a tree when he was running away, then Joab got three darts and stabbed them into Absalom's heart. Absalom was still not dead, so ten men beat him with sticks until he died.
  • 934 BCE

    David starts dying

    David starts dying
    When David was dying, his son Adijolon tried to become king, but that is not who David wanted to become king.
  • 934 BCE

    Solomon's reign

    Solomon's reign
    Solomon reigned as king for 40 years.
  • 930 BCE

    Solomon Builds the Temple

    Solomon Builds the Temple
    The temple had a lot of Gold on it, and it resembled the Tabernacle, but it was a lot fancier.
  • 874 BCE

    Solomon dies

    Solomon dies
    Solomon died a natural death
  • 873 BCE

    Jeroboam's rule as King

    Jeroboam's rule as King
    Jeroboam was a King of Israel. He set up two cold cows for Israel to worship.
  • 866 BCE

    Rehoboam's rule as King.

    Rehoboam's rule as King.
    Rehoboam was not a good king at all because he listened to advice from young men instead of wise rulers.
  • 865 BCE

    Abijah

    Abijah
    Abijah reigned in Israel
  • 850 BCE

    Asa

    Asa
    Asa reigned in Judah
  • 845 BCE

    Nadab

    Nadab
    Nadab was a King of Israel
  • 844 BCE

    Baasha

    Baasha
    He reigned in Israel, and he died and was buried in Tirzah.
  • 840 BCE

    Elah

    Elah
    Elah was the King of Israel, and he was the son of Baasha. He reigned in the 26th year of Asa.
  • 835 BCE

    Zimri

    Zimri
    Zimri was the king of Israel. He killed Baasha's family. The rest of his family was written in the "History of the Kings of Israel". He only reigned for seven days.
  • 833 BCE

    Omri

    Omri
    Omri was a King of Israel
  • 825 BCE

    Ahab's reign

    Ahab's reign
    Ahab reigned as King, and he was a very evil king.
  • 823 BCE

    The Drought

    The Drought
    In the drought, there was no food or water.
  • 820 BCE

    Mount Carmel

    Mount Carmel
    On Mount Carmel, Elija made fire come down on his altar but not on the Baal worshippers.
  • 815 BCE

    Ahaziah

    Ahaziah
    Ahaziah was an evil king who tried to get around God's prophecies.
  • 813 BCE

    Jehoram

    Jehoram
    Jehoram was an evil King who used Jehoshaphat to help win battles.
  • 810 BCE

    Jehoshaphat

    Jehoshaphat
    Jehoshaphat was a pretty good king for the most part except for one major sin.
  • 810 BCE

    Jehoram

    Jehoram
    Jehoram was a King of Judah.
  • 809 BCE

    Elisha

    Elisha
    Elisha was a prophet of God that came right after Elija.
  • 805 BCE

    Jehu

    Jehu
    Jehu was a crazy driver, and he killed over 150 people.
  • 800 BCE

    Ahaziah

    Ahaziah
    Ahaziah was a King of Judah, and he married Ahab's daughter, and he was evil.
  • 794 BCE

    Athaliah

    Athaliah
    Athaliah was an evil Queen in Judah for six years. She killed almost all of the royal family.
  • 790 BCE

    Joash

    Joash
    Joash was guided by a priest, but when the priest died he became evil. He reigned in Judah for forty years.
  • 785 BCE

    Jehoahaz

    Jehoahaz
    Jehu was the father of Jehoahaz. He was the king of Israel. Jehoahaz was not a righteous king.
  • 780 BCE

    Jehoash

    Jehoash
    He was the son of Jehoahaz. He ruled for sixteen years. He was evil. He was the king of Israel. Elisha told him some things and he said that he would win a battle.