IVBible Times and CharactersFrom Joshua to Esther1913
I. JoshuaThe Servant of Moses — Entering the Promised Land — Conquest of the Land — The Sun Obeys Joshua— War with the Armenians — Allotment of the Land.II. The JudgesThe First Judge — Campaigns of Kenaz — Othniel — Boaz and Ruth — Deborah — Gideon — Jephthah— Samson — The Crime of the Benjamites.III. Samuel and SaulElkanah and Hannah — The Youth of Samuel — Eli and His Sons — The Activities of Samuel — TheReign of Saul — The Court of Saul.IV. DavidDavid's Birth and Descent — Anointed King — Encounter with Goliath — Pursued by Saul — Wars —Ahithophel — Joab — David's Piety and His Sin — Absalom's Rebellion — David's Atonement —Visitations — The Death of David — David in Paradise — The Family of David — His Tomb.V. SolomonSolomon Punishes Joab — The Marriage of Solomon — His Wisdom — The Queen of Sheba — SolomonMaster of the Demons — The Building of the Temple — The Throne of Solomon — The Hippodrome —Lessons in Humility — Asmodeus — Solomon as Beggar — The Court of Solomon.VI. Judah and IsraelThe Division of the Kingdom — Jeroboam — The Two Abijahs — Asa — Jehoshaphat and Ahab —Jezebel — Joram of Israel.VII. ElijahElijah before His Translation — After His Translation — Censor and Avenger — Intercourse with the Sages— God's Justice Vindicated — Elijah and the Angel of Death — Teacher of the Kabbalah — Forerunner of the Messiah.VIII. Elisha and JonahElisha the Disciple of Elijah — The Shunammite — Gehazi — The Flight of Jonah — Jonah in the Whale —The Repentance of Nineveh.IX. The Later Kings of JudahJoash — Three Great Prophets — The Two Kingdoms Chastised — Hezekiah — Miracles Wrought forHezekiah — Manasseh — Josiah and His Successors.X. The ExileZedekiah — Jeremiah — Nebuchadnezzar — The Capture of Jerusalem — The Great Lament — Jeremiah'sJourney to Babylon — Transportation of the Captives — The Sons of Moses — Ebed-melech — TheTemple Vessels — Baruch — The Tombs of Baruch and Ezekiel — Daniel — The Three Men in theFurnace — Ezekiel Revives the Dead — Nebuchadnezzar a Beast — Hiram — The False Prophets —Daniel's Piety.XI. The Return of the CaptivityBelshazzar's Feast — Daniel under the Persian Kings — The Grave of Daniel — Zerubbabel — Ezra — TheMen of the Great Assembly.
XII. EstherThe Feast for the Grandees — The Festivities in Shushan — Vashti's Banquet — The Fate of Vashti —The Follies of Ahasuerus — Mordecai — Esther's Beauty and Piety — The Conspiracy — Haman the Jew-baiter — Mordecai's Pride — Casting the Lots — The Denunciation of the Jews — The Decree of Annihilation — Satan Indicts the Jews — The Dream of Mordecai Fulfilled — The Prayer of Esther —Esther Intercedes — The Disturbed Night — The Fall of Haman — The Edict of the King.