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Book Description

A Short Old Testament History From the Creation to the Time of Christ, 2 Vols
Publication Year:
Old Testament, History
Copyright Holder:
Public domain

Arthur Richard Whitham [1863-1930], A Short Old Testament History From the Creation to the Time of Christ, 2 Vols

Table of Contents

  • Preface
  1. The Creation
  2. The Fall: Cain and Abel
  3. The Patriarchs: The Deluge
  4. The Call of Abram
  5. The Covenant of Abram
  6. The Faith of Abram
  7. Isaac, Esau, and Jacob
  8. Joseph
  9. Israel and Egypt
  10. Moses
  11. The Deliverance from Egypt
  12. The Law-giving at Sinai
  13. The Intercession of Moses
  14. The Laws of Worship
  15. The Departure from Sinai
  16. The March to Canaan
  17. The Farewell of Moses
  18. The Conquest of Canaan by Joshua
  19. The Settlement of Israel in Canaan
  20. The Period of the Judges
  21. The Judges—Gideon
  22. The Judges—Jephthah and Samson
  23. The Judges—Eli and Samuel
  24. Samuel and Saul
  25. Saul
  26. Saul and David
  27. David and Saul
  28. David King of Israel
  29. David's Glory and the Sin
  30. Absolom's Fall
  31. The Last Years of David
  32. Solomon
  33. The Temple
  34. The Division of the Kingdom
  35. Elijah
  36. Elijah and Elisha
  37. Elisha
  38. Decline and Fall of the Northern Kingdom
  39. The Kingdom of Judah
  40. The Kingdom of Judah—Isaiah
  41. Isaiah, Ahaz, and Hezekiah
  42. The Great Deliverance
  43. Josiah
  44. The Prophets Jeremiah and Ezekiel
  45. The Fall of the Monarchy
  46. The Captivity
  47. The Return
  48. Ezra and Nehemiah
  49. The Jews Under Foreign Rule
  50. The Conflict of Faith
  • Chronological Table
  • Index