Question: Who were the outstanding prophets in the Northern Kingdom and Southern Kingdom?

Who were the prophets of the southern kingdom?

The Prophets to the Southern Kingdom: Joel, Micah, Zephaniah, and Habakkuk.

What two prophets warned the northern kingdom?

The destruction of Samaria, the capital of the Northern Kingdom, was foretold by Hosea and Micah (see Hosea 13:16; Micah 1:6) and is treated in more detail in Enrichment D.

Who was the first ruler of the southern kingdom?


Common/Biblical name Albright Thiele
Athaliah (Queen) Reigned for 6 years. 842–837 841–835
Jehoash (Joash) Reigned for 40 years. 837–800 835–796
Amaziah Reigned for 29 years. 800–783 796–767
Uzziah (Azariah) Reigned for 52 years. 783–742 767–740

How many minor prophets are focused on the southern kingdom of Judah?

Eight of the Minor Prophets are focused on the southern kingdom of Judah. From Jacob’s son _____ would come the messianic line of Christ. Because of ____ importance in leading Israel into practical sanctification and fellowship with God, three chapters in Leviticus are devoted to ____.

Who did Hosea prophecy to?

In Chapter 14, the prophet urges Israel to seek forgiveness, and promises its restoration, while urging the utmost fidelity to God. Matthew 2:13 cites Hosea’s prophecy in Hosea 11:1 that God would call His Son out of Egypt as foretelling the flight into Egypt and return to Israel of Joseph, Mary, and the infant Jesus.