Chapter 15 – I and II Chronicles

OBJECTIVES:

Upon completion of this chapter you will be able to:

  • Name the author of the book of I and II Chronicles.
  • Identify to whom these books were written.
  • State the purpose for each book.
  • Write the Key Verses of the books of I and II Chronicles from memory.
  • State the Life and Ministry Principles for I and II Chronicles.

I CHRONICLES

INTRODUCTION

AUTHOR: Unknown. Possibly Ezra.
TO WHOM: Israel
PURPOSE: Record of the religious history of Judah.
KEY VERSE: I Chronicles 29:11
LIFE AND MINISTRY PRINCIPLE: When God is exalted His people are blessed.
MAIN CHARACTERS: King David, Solomon

II CHRONICLES

INTRODUCTION

AUTHOR: Unknown. Possibly Ezra.
TO WHOM: Israel
PURPOSE: Record of the religious history of Judah.
KEY VERSE: 2 Chronicles 7:14
LIFE AND MINISTRY PRINCIPLE: God’s blessing comes through humbling ourselves and seeking Him.
MAIN CHARACTERS: King Solomon and his successors from Rehoboam to Zedekiah. (See chart of the kings of Judah.)

Read over the chapter study material and complete the self-test at the end. After this chapter is completed, mark complete and go to the next lesson.