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Book: Josiah

Chapter: Josiah Is Not Jeroboam and Other Kingly Questions

DOI: 10.1558/equinox.37476


This chapter sets Josiah in opposition to Jeroboam as literary figures in the book of Kings. It also considers aspects of Josiah in relation to other rulers of Judah that are directly mentioned in his story or appear to have literary connections to the telling of his biblical story.

Chapter Contributors

  • Lowell Handy ( - lkhandy) 'Loyola University Chicago (retired)'