Did King Jehoram have Crohn’s disease?
Jerusalem is higher in physical elevation, I think. They tended to think of Jerusalem as higher in other ways, I think. King Ahaziah of Judah goes down to Jezreel to visit King Joram as he is healing from his wounds. Because Jerusalem is up and everyplace else is down.
tucked away over in 2 Chronicles 21:11-20 is Elijah’s letter to Jehoram, son of Jehoshaphat, King of Judah. So how old was Elijah when he wrote this letter? 1 Kg 22:41 Jehoshaphat began to reign in 4th year of Ahab King of Israel – 2 Ch 20:31 Jehoshaphat reigned in Judah 25 years. (Ahab reigned […]
Jehoram First he got everyone in Judah firmly in his control. Everyone, that is, except a certain few officials in Jerusalem who were loyal to his father’s wishes. He called these officials in for consultation, and his men murdered them in the palace. On the same morning, he had troop squads entering the cities of […]
Surprisingly little online about mail system in his day. Some about Esther’s time and Jesus’ time.
Ahab gave his daughter, Athalia, as a wife for Jehoshaphat’s son, Jehoram.  2 Kg 8:18, 26
up in Jerusalem, Professor Pekah put Elijah’s letter in the hands of the palace guard.  Did Pekah tamper with the seal?
http://www.kchanson.com/CHRON/isrkings.html http://www.vtaide.com/gleanings/Kings-of-Israel/kings.html http://www.biblestudy.org/prophecy/israel-kings.html http://www.ldolphin.org/kings.html
Did parents really burn their babies in the red-hot arms of those gods? If you ask Google, maybe your pastor or seminary prof can help sort through the chaff.