Sung Psalm 63:3-11
Read II Kings 9:1-10 (I Kings 19)
|Kings of Israel (total 19)|
|Dynasty I Jeroboam I
|Dynasty 2 Baasha
|Dynasty 3 Zimri|
|Dynasty 4 Omri
Ahab (I Kings 21:25-26)
|Dynasty 5 Jehu|
With Jehu there were signs of a change as:
- He was the first king of Israel to be anointed by a prophet with oil
- Commissioned by God.
- Immediately and thoroughly executes his commission (by killing Joram, Jezebel, Ahab’s 70 sons and all the priests of Baal).
- References to Jehovah and Elijah (I Kings 10:10, 9:36)