corner graphic   Hi,    
ver. 2.0.19.08.19
Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Go to classic.studylight.org/

Bible Dictionaries

People's Dictionary of the Bible

Rehoboam

Resource Toolbox
Additional Links

Rehoboam (rç-ho-bô'am), enlarges the people. The son and successor of Solomon. He reigned 17 years, b.c. 975-958. His insolent conduct hastened the political crisis which resulted in the division of the Hebrew kingdom into the two kingdoms of Judah and Israel. 1 Kings 12:21-24; 1 Kings 14:21; 1 Kings 14:31; 2 Chronicles 10:1-14. Within five years of Rehoboam's accession to the throne, the kingdom of Judah was invaded by Shishak, king of Egypt, who desolated the country, and made it tributary to Egypt, and Shishak's victory is noted in the great temple at Karnak.


Copyright Statement
These files are public domain.
Text Courtesy of BibleSupport.com. Used by Permission.

Bibliography Information
Rice, Edwin Wilbur, DD. Entry for 'Rehoboam'. People's Dictionary of the Bible. https://www.studylight.org/dictionaries/rpd/r/rehoboam.html. 1893.

Lectionary Calendar
Monday, August 19th, 2019
the Week of Proper 15 / Ordinary 20
ADVERTISEMENT
Search for…
Enter query in the box:
 or 
Choose a letter to browse:
A  B  C  D  E  F  G  H  I  J  K  L  M 
N  O  P  Q  R  S  T  U  V  W  Y  Z 

 
Prev Entry
Red Sea
Next Entry
Rehoboth
ADVERTISEMENT
To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient contact form
Powered by Lightspeed Technology