Historical Books

The 12 HISTORICAL Books

Joshua

1 and 2 Samuel

 Ezra

Judges

1and 2 Kings

Nehemiah

Ruth

1and 2 Chronicles

Esther

 These 12 books portrays the rise and fall of the Jewish nation. It describes their journey through to the land of Canaan, and how the region of Canaan was divided into two parts the north (ISRAEL) and south (JUDAH). It tells the story of the establishment of a monarchy  and the reigns of great Kings.   It tells stories of Prophets, Kings, people and key events in Israel’s history. The key personalities in the Historical books are Samuel, David, Elijah, Elisha , Saul and Solomon .