Old Testament Index Of Events

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Jabesh Gilead

Jabesh Gilead - King Saul's first campaign as king was a successful one.  It came against the Ammonites.  ...

Jair

Jair - "After him (Tola), Jair the Gileadite arose and judged Israel twenty-two years.  He had thirty sons who...

Jehoahaz

Jehoahaz - "In the twenty-third year of Joash, the son of Ahaziah, king of Judah, Jehoahaz the son of Jehu became k...

Jehoash

Jehoash - "In the thirty-seventh year of Joash king of Judah, Jehoash the son of Jehoahaz became king over Israel i...

Jehoiachin

Jehoiachin - "Jehoiachin was eighteen years old when he became king, and he reigned three months in Jerusalem; and ...

Jehoiakim

Jehoiakim - "Jehoiakim was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned eleven years in Jerusalem; and...

Jehoram of Judah

Jehoram - "Then Jehoshaphat slept with his fathers and was buried with his fathers in the city of David, and Jehora...

Jehoshaphat

Jehoshaphat - "Now Jehoshaphat the son of Asa became king over Judah in the fourth year of Ahab king of Israel. &nb...

Jehu

Jehu - "Then Jehu gathered all the people and said to them, 'Ahab served Baal a little, Jehu will serve him muc...

Jephthah

Jephthah - "Then the sons of Israel again did evil in the sight of the Lord, served the Baals and the Ashtaroth, th...

Jephthah's daughter

Jephthah's daughter - Jephthah made one of the most foolish vows in history.   "Now the Spirit of the Lo...

Jeremiah the Prophet

Jeremiah - Known as the "weeping prophet" because of the anguish he felt for his people, both for their sin an...

Jeroboam

Jeroboam - The nation of Israel split as a direct result of Solomon's sin in his later years.   "So the ...

Jeroboam II

Jeroboam II - "In the fifteenth year of Amaziah the son of Joash king of Judah, Jeroboam son of Joash the king of I...

Jerusalem

Jerusalem (Capital of Judah) - After the nation of Israel split into two kingdoms, Jerusalem remained the capital of the...

Jerusalem Captured

Jerusalem Captured - "Then the sons of Judah fought against Jerusalem and captured it and struck it with the edge o...

Jerusalem destroyed (586 B.C.)

Jerusalem destroyed - "Now in the ninth year of his reign, on the tenth day of the tenth month, Nebuchadnezzar king...

Joab

Joab - The commander of David's army and one of his closest advisers.  However, he disobeyed David's comman...

Joash

Joash (Jehoash) - "In the seventh year of Jehu, Jehoash became king, and he reigned forty years in Jerusalem; and h...

Joel the Prophet

Joel - Joel is considered one of the minor prophets (not because of his importance in Israel's history, but simply b...

John the Baptist

John the Baptist - "And His disciples asked Him, 'Why then do the scribes say that Elijah must come first?'...

Jonah the Prophet

Jonah - The prophet who pulled off the seemingly impossible.  He preached the word of the Lord to the Assyrian city...

Jonathan

Jonathan - Saul's son, Jonathan, would prove himself to be an able warrior.  His efforts at Micmash were worthy...

Joram

Joram - The two kingdoms both had kings named "Jehoram" whose reigns overlapped for a period of time.  In...

Joshua enters the Promised Land

Joshua enters the Promised Land - "Now it came to pass after the death of Moses the servant of the Lord, that the L...

Joshua sends spies

Joshua sends spies - "Then Joshua the son of Nun sent two men as spies secretly from Shittim, saying, 'Go view ...

Jotham

Jotham - "Now when they told Jotham, he went and stood on the top of Mount Gerizim, and lifted his voice and called...

Jotham

Jotham - "In the second year of Pekah the son of Remaliah king of Israel, Jotham the son of Uzziah king of Judah be...

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