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Was Jeroboam a good king?
Moreover, was nadab a good king?
Nadab became king of Israel in the second year of Asa, King of Judah, and reigned for two years. He was slain by one of his own captains, Baasha, who then made himself king of Israel. Having slain Nadab, Baasha put to death the remainder of the royal family (1 Kings 14:20, 15:25-29).
Similarly, what King defeated Jeroboam in Judah? Abijam
Keeping this in consideration, who was King Jeroboam in the Bible?
Biblical background. Jeroboam was the son of Nebat, a member of the Tribe of Ephraim of Zereda. His mother, named Zeruah (???? "leprous") was a widow. (1 Kings 11:26) He had at least two sons, Abijah and Nadab, who succeeded him on the throne.
Who is the father of Jeroboam?