Ellen G. White Writings

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From Splendor to Shadow, Table of Contents

Contents 4
Why You Should Read This Book 5
The Glorious Destiny Israel Might Have Had1Author's Introduction 7
Contents 11
Contents 11
Chapter 1—Solomon's Spectacular Beginning 13
Chapter 2—Solomon's Magnificent Temple 18
Chapter 3—Prosperity and Pride Bring Disaster 26
Chapter 4—How Solomon Missed His Chance 32
Chapter 5—Solomon's Deep Repentance 40
Chapter 6—Rehoboam's Arrogance: The Rending of the Kingdom 46
Chapter 7—Jeroboam Leads Israel Back to Idol Worship 52
Chapter 8—National Apostasy Brings National Ruin 57
Chapter 9—Elijah Confronts King Ahab 62
Chapter 10—The Voice of Stern Rebuke 67
Chapter 11—God Vindicated on Mount Carmel 75
Chapter 12—The Prophet Loses Faith, and Panics 82
Chapter 13—“What Doest Thou Here?” 88
Chapter 14—God's Call to Modern Apostates 94
Chapter 15—Jehoshaphat, the King Who Believed God 101
Chapter 16—The Fall of the House of Ahab 108
Chapter 17—Elisha Called to Succeed Elijah 116
Chapter 18—The Healing of the Waters 123
Chapter 19—Elisha, Gentle Prophet of Peace 127
Chapter 20—Captain Naaman Healed of Leprosy 132
Chapter 21—Elisha's Closing Ministry 137
Chapter 22—Jonah, the Prophet Who Ran Away 144
Chapter 23—The Decline and Fall of Israel 151
Chapter 24—A Nation “Destroyed for Lack of Knowledge” 157
Chapter 25—Prophet With a Message of Hope 161
Chapter 26—Isaiah's Message: “Behold Your God!” 165
Chapter 27—Ahaz Almost Ruins the Kingdom 170
Chapter 28—King Hezekiah Repairs the Damage 175
Chapter 29—Visitors From Babylon See the Wrong Things 180
Chapter 30—An Angel Slays the Assyrian Army 185
Chapter 31—Isaiah's “Good News” for All the Nations 194
Chapter 32—Manasseh and Josiah: The Worst and the Best 200
Chapter 33—The Long-lost Law Book Discovered 206
Chapter 34—Jeremiah, the Man Who Felt God's Anguish 212
Chapter 35—Judah's Amazing Stubbornness 220
Chapter 36—Zedekiah, Judah's Last King 229
Chapter 37—Zedekiah Fails His Last Chance 236
Chapter 38—Not All Was Lost! 243
Chapter 39—Daniel a Captive in Babylon 248
Chapter 40—Nebuchadnezzar's Dream of World Empires 255
Chapter 41—Three Hebrews in the Fiery Furnace 261
Chapter 42—Nebuchadnezzar's Seven Years of Madness 267
Chapter 43—Belshazzar's Feast: Babylon's Last Night 272
Chapter 44—Daniel in the Lions’ Den 280
Chapter 45—Cyrus Sets the Exiles Free 285
Chapter 46—Bitter Opposition Fails 292
Chapter 47—Satan, the Accuser; Christ, the Defender 300
Chapter 48—The Secret of Success in God's Work 306
Chapter 49—Esther, the Hebrew Girl Who Became Queen 309
Chapter 50—Ezra, the King's Trusted Friend 314
Chapter 51—Ezra Sparks a Spiritual Revival 320
Chapter 52—Nehemiah, Man of Prayer and Action 325
Chapter 53—Nehemiah Accomplishes the “Impossible” 329
Chapter 54—Nehemiah Bravely Rebukes Selfishness 335
Chapter 55—Union With the World Hinders God's Cause- 339
Chapter 56—The Joy of Forgiveness and Healing 343
Chapter 57—Nehemiah's Painful Work of Reformation 347
Chapter 58—Darkness Precedes the Dawn 353
Chapter 59—Where Is God's True Israel? 363
Chapter 60—Visions of a Glorious Future 372