This week's Bible Study focuses on the kings Manasseh, Amon, and Josiah. Rabbi Glenn contrasts the very good of reign of Josiah with the very terrible reigns of Manasseh and Amon as described in 2 Corinthians 33-35.
In this week's Bible Study, Rabbi Glenn teaches on 2 Chronicles 28 about King Ahaz and Isaiah 7:1-14, the prophecy of the child born as a sign. The arguments for the sign being directed at Ahaz in the immediate context and the greater sign to all Israel of the miraculous birth of the Messiah are examined. This being the High Holiday
2 Chronicles 27 – Jotham Jotham = “Adonai is perfect/flawless/complete” (abbr. Yah + tamim) Verses 1-2 Jotham was twenty-five years old when he became king, and he reigned sixteen years in Jerusalem. And his mother's name was Jerushah the daughter of Zadok. He did right in the sight of the LORD, according to all that his father Uzziah had done;