God finally removed Judah from His sight. This was because of their stubborn disobedience to God's ways and direction. Despite the blessing He had poured out upon Israel
After centuries of deliberate sin, God delivered on His promise to cast Judah away.
King Josiah turned the nation back to God, but the Lord's wrath still burned over centuries of sin.
King Josiah brought about national repentance and "pulverized" the objects of wickedness before the Lord. After reading God's word and instructions in righteous living before Him.
King Josiah didn't do as his forefathers had done, he did it God's way.
King Manasseh certainly acted a fool by serving false gods.
Despite all his flaws, Hezekiah's prayers were answered by God.
God heard Hezekiah's prayer to save Judah.
The Assyrians tried to get the people of Judah to doubt that their God could save them.
Israel's continual sin got to a point where God removed them from His sight.