This new study of
the Old Testament from trusted scholar Dr. John MacArthur provides thorough
insights into a sometimes little-studied portion of the Bible.
A widow watches as
her dead son is brought back to life. A man is cured of leprosy by simply
dipping himself in a river—while another man is struck by leprosy when he
accepts an unwarranted gift. The nation of Judah witnessed great miracles and great failures, as her
kings vacillated between serving the Lord and following pagan practices. This
was a time of decision for God’s people—would they serve the Lord with a whole
heart, or divide their loyalty between God and pagan deities?
Losing the Promised
Land: Elisha and the Kings of Judah takes
an in-depth look at this historical period beginning with the first kings of Judah, continuing through the ministry of Elisha, and
concluding with the nation’s exile. Studies include close-ups of Elisha, Naaman, Elisha’s servant Gehazi, and others, as well as careful considerations of
doctrinal themes, such as “Renewing God’s Word” and “Being Wholehearted for