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I1Kings 17:20-23 "Therefore the LORD was very angry with Israel, and removed them from His sight; there was none left but the tribe of Judah alone. . And the LORD rejected all the descendants of Israel, afflicted them, and delivered them into the hand of plunderers, until He had cast them from His sight. For He tore Israel from the house of David, and they made Jeroboam the son of Nebat king...
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...Then Jeroboam drove Israel from following the LORD, and made them commit a great sin. For the children of Israel walked in all the sins of Jeroboam which he did; they did not depart from them, until the LORD removed Israel out of His sight, as He had said by all His servants the prophets. So Israel was carried away from their own land to Assyria, as it is to this day."
Deut 17:14-20 "When you come to the land which the
LORD your God is giving you, and possess it and dwell in it, and say, 'I will set a king
over me like all the nations that are around me,' "you shall surely set a king over
you whom the LORD your God chooses; one from among your brethren you shall set as king
over you; you may not set a foreigner over you, who is not your brother. "But he
shall not multiply horses for himself, nor cause the people to return to Egypt to multiply
horses, for the LORD has said to you, 'You shall not return that way again.' "Neither
shall he multiply wives for himself, lest his heart turn away; nor shall he greatly
multiply silver and gold for himself.
"Also it shall be, when he sits on the throne of his kingdom, that he shall write for himself a copy of this law in a book, from the one before the priests, the Levites. "And it shall be with him, and he shall read it all the days of his life, that he may learn to fear the LORD his God and be careful to observe all the words of this law and these statutes, "that his heart may not be lifted above his brethren, that he may not turn aside from the commandment to the right hand or to the left, and that he may prolong his days in his kingdom, he and his children in the midst of Israel."
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Last Update: Thursday, September 29, 2005