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Sect. XIII. David causes Uriah, the husband of Bath-
sheba, to be slain in battle. He takes Bathsheba
with deep contrition.
Sect. XXI. Succours are brought to king David. He
gives a charge concerning his son Absalom,
Absalom is hanged in an Oak. Joab kills him.
The king laments his death...
Sect. XXVII. David numbers the people. A pesti-
lence ensues. David purchases the threshing-
Sect. XXVIII. David makes preparations towards
building the temple. He instructs Solomon his
Sect. XLVI. Tlie Israelites assemble to crown Reho-
boam the son of Solomon. Ten tribes revolt to
Sect. LVI. Rain sent. Jezebel seeks to kill Elijah.
He flees to Bethsheba. He desponds. An angel
to be king, and Elisha to be a prophet. Elisha
Sect. LXIV. Elisha heals the waters of Jericho. He
is mocked by the children of Bethel. They are :
Sect. LXVI. The conclusion of the reign of Jehosha-
phat king of Judah. A great victory over the