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Bible Concordances

Nave's Topical Bible

King

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  • Called KING OF KINGS
    Ezra 7:12; Ezekiel 26:7; Daniel 2:37

  • Divinely authorized
    Deuteronomy 17:15; 1 Samuel 9:16,17; 16:12; 1 Chronicles 22:10; 2 Chronicles 2:11,12; Proverbs 8:15; Daniel 2:21,37; 4:17; 5:20; Hosea 8:4; 13:11

  • How chosen
    • By divine appointment, Saul
      1 Samuel 10:1
    • David and the Davidic dynasty
      1 Samuel 16:1-13

  • Hereditary succession
    2 Samuel 7:12-16; 1 Kings 1:28-30; 2 Chronicles 21:3,4; Psalm 89:35-37

  • See ISRAEL, KINGS OF JUDAH

  • Not hereditary
    1 Chronicles 1:43-51

  • See after the revolt, ISRAEL, KINGS OF ISRAEL

  • By lot
    1 Samuel 10:20,21

  • Modes of induction into office

  • By proclamation
    2 Samuel 15:10; 1 Kings 1:33,34; 2 Kings 9:13; 11:12

  • By an oath
    2 Kings 11:4

  • Ceremonial recognition of
    • Prostration
      1 Samuel 25:41; 2 Samuel 9:6,8; 1 Kings 1:23,31,47
    • Obeisance
      1 Kings 1:16
    • Kneeling before
      Matthew 27:29
    • Salutation to: "O king, live forever,"
      Daniel 2:4; 6:6,21

  • Acts as Judge
    2 Samuel 8:15; 15:2; 1 Kings 10:9; 2 Kings 8:1-6; Psalm 72:1-4; 122:5; Acts 25:11,12,20

  • Precepts concerning
    Deuteronomy 17:14-19; Proverbs 31:4,5; Ezekiel 46:16-18

  • Obedience to, enjoined
    Ecclesiastes 8:2-5

  • Rights and duties of
    Proverbs 25:2,5,6,15; 29:4,12,14; Jeremiah 21:12

  • Exercise executive clemency
    1 Samuel 11:13

  • Constitutional restrictions of
    Deuteronomy 17:18-20; 1 Samuel 10:24,25; 2 Samuel 5:3; 2 Kings 11:12,17; 2 Chronicles 23:11; Jeremiah 34:8-11; Daniel 6:12-15

  • Influenced by popular opinion
    • Saul
      1 Samuel 14:45; 15:24
    • David
      2 Chronicles 20:21
    • Hezekiah
      2 Chronicles 30:2
    • Zedekiah
      Jeremiah 38:19,24-27
    • Herod
      Matthew 14:5; Acts 12:2,3
    • Pilate
      John 19:6-13

  • Religious duties of
    Ezekiel 45:9-25; 46:2,4-8

  • Deification of
    Ezekiel 28:2,9

  • Loyalty to, enjoined
    Proverbs 16:14,15; Ecclesiastes 10:20

  • Influential queens
    • Bath-sheba
      1 Kings 1:28-34
    • Jezebel
      1 Kings 18:4,13; 19:1-3; 21:5-16
    • Esther
      Esther 5:1-8

  • Respect due to
    Job 34:18; Isaiah 8:21; Matthew 22:21; Mark 12:17

  • Profiting from
    • Confiscations of property
      2 Samuel 16:4; 1 Kings 21:1-16

  • Plunder
    2 Samuel 12:30; 1 Chronicles 26:27; 2 Chronicles 24:23

  • Tariff on imports, and internal revenue on merchandise
    1 Kings 10:15-29

  • Taxes
    2 Samuel 20:24; 1 Kings 12:18; 2 Chronicles 17:11

  • Poll tax
    Matthew 17:24-27

  • Presents
    1 Samuel 10:27; 16:20; 2 Samuel 8:2; 1 Kings 10:2,10,25; 2 Chronicles 9:24; Psalm 72:10

  • Commissary of
    1 Kings 4:7-19,27,28; 1 Chronicles 27:25-31; 2 Chronicles 26:10; 32:28,29

  • Extensive livestock of
    Judges 12:14; 1 Kings 1:33; 4:26; 10:25; 2 Chronicles 9:24,25; Esther 6:8

  • Chief officers of
    • The captain of the army
      2 Samuel 8:16; 1 Kings 4:4
    • The recorder
      2 Samuel 8:16; 20:24; 1 Kings 4:3
    • The scribe
      2 Samuel 8:17; 20:25; 1 Kings 4:3
    • The chief priests
      2 Samuel 8:17; 20:25; 1 Kings 4:2
    • The chief of the bodyguard
      2 Samuel 8:18; 15:18; 20:23; 1 Chronicles 11:25
    • The collector of taxes
      2 Samuel 20:24
    • The chief ruler
      2 Samuel 20:26; 1 Kings 4:5; Esther 3:1,2; 8:1,2,15; 10:3
    • The advisor
      1 Kings 4:5
    • The provincial governors
      Daniel 6:1-3

  • Subordinate officers of
    • The governor of the household
      1 Kings 4:6; 2 Chronicles 28:7
    • The keeper of the wardrobe
      2 Kings 22:14; 2 Chronicles 34:22

  • Drunkenness of, forbidden
    Proverbs 31:4,5

  • Drunken, instances of
    Hosea 7:5

  • Baasha
    1 Kings 16:9

  • Ben-hadad
    1 Kings 20:16

  • Belshazzar
    Daniel 5:1-4,23

  • Ahasuerus
    Esther 1:7,10; 5:6; 7:2

  • Prayer for
    Ezra 6:10

  • Prayer for, enjoined
    1 Timothy 2:1,2

  • Decrees of, irrevocable
    Esther 8:8; Daniel 6:8,9,12-15

  • Chronicles of, recorded
    1 Kings 11:41; 14:19; 2 Kings 21:25; 1 Chronicles 9:1; 27:24; 29:29; 2 Chronicles 9:29; 12:15; 20:34; 26:22; 32:32; Ezra 5:17; Esther 6:1

  • See GOVERNMENT

  • See RULERS

  • For the kings of Israel, before and after the revolt of the Ten tribes

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Bibliography Information
Nave, Orville J. Entry for 'King'. Nave's Topical Bible. https://www.studylight.org/concordances/eng/ntb/k/king.html. 1896.

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