Kings of Israel and Judah (2) – King Asa

Kings of Israel and Judah (2) – King Asa

With reference to my previous “Kings of Israel and Judah (1) – Introduction” post, in which I suggested kings could be placed in one of four categories concerning character, King Asa of Judah, who reigned 41 years, following “bad” kings Rehoboam and Abijah, could be put in either “good kings with varying degrees of bad” or “good kings who in later life went / did bad” categories.

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John Bunyan and Pilgrim’s Progress

John Bunyan and Pilgrim’s Progress

Yesterday, we visited some friends and their very new baby, who they had decided to call Christian, which was the name of the hero in John Bunyan’s book, “The Pilgrim’s Progress”. The children’s version of the book is something my friends had read to their other children, which they liked, and thus the name.

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