Jeroboam


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Jeroboam

Old Testament
1. the first king of the northern kingdom of Israel (?922--?901 bc)
2. king of the northern kingdom of Israel (?786--?746 bc)

Jeroboam

forsook worship of God; made golden calves. [O.T.: I Kings 12:28–33]

Jeroboam

with God’s sanction, establishes hegemony over ten tribes of Israel. [O.T.: I Kings 11:31–35]
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Jeroboam puni pour avoir adore les faux Dieux, 1731, Jacques Ignatius de Roore (1686-1747), canvas mounted on panel, 30.5 x 24.5cm.
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A connoisseur duck and drum-major, he moves Jeroboam's cows along.
The author reviews historical evidence that might confirm the reigns of Uzziah and Jeroboam II, but he finds it less than substantial.
He was presented with a jeroboam of champagne by Jeremy Martin, executive director and clerk of the course.
Not content to follow the sins of Jeroboam, son of Nebat, he took as wife Jezebel, daughter of King Ethbaal of the Phoenicians, and he went and served Baal and worshiped him.
The Queen The naming, also shown in a live broadcast at Southampton's Guildhall Square, was completed as a jeroboam of 2009 Rothschild white wine - rather than champagne - was smashed against the bow of the ship.
Right after the finish, the normally controlled and contained Emirates skipper Dean Barker had a broad smile on his face as he soaked his veteran team with champagne from a jeroboam of Moet et Chandon, not even sparing an event photographer who had climbed aboard for the occasion.
To mark the occasion Mr Paul (left) presented Wimpy with a jeroboam of champagne.
However, the problem arises in that Jonah is elsewhere mentioned in the Tanakh (2 Kings 14) only as a northern prophet who fore-told the expansion of Jeroboam's borders.
Isobel Abul Houl, publisher for Jeroboam books that publishes children's books in both English and Arabic, said: "There's a lack of good children's books in terms of illustration, quality and imagination, so the majority of children's books in Arabic are often translated or they're poor quality."
Charlot consciencieux tend a nouveau le derriere qu'il juge insuffisamment meurtri [...] Jeroboam le gras, demeure seul, constate que son ame est emplie de pensees morales et sociales, s'en rend graces et aspire d'un seul coup dix-neuf tratines.