Training the Teacher
#Fourth Period.#--Three kings in all Israel--Saul, David, Solomon (1 Sam. 10 to 1 Kings 12). The divided kingdom.
#Fifth Period.#--The captivity (2 Kings 25). The return. Ezra and Nehemiah.
#Leading Names.#--First and Second periods--Adam, Noah; Third period--Abraham, Isaac, Jacob, Joseph, Moses, Joshua, Samuel; Fourth period--Saul, David, Hezekiah, Josiah, Elijah, Elisha, Isaiah, Jeremiah, Amos, Hosea; Fifth period--Zerubbabel, Ezra, Nehemiah, Haggai, Zechariah, Malachi.
#TIME.#--From an unknown time to about 400 B. C.
#LANDS.#--Armenia, Chaldea, Palestine, Egypt, Persia.
#SIGNIFICANCE OF EVENTS.#--The Old Testament begins with a statement of the creation; tells of the introduction of man, "made in the image of God;" records the downfall of man and God's many efforts to redeem him; recites the incidents of God's dealings with chose