Bible Verses About Kings

Kings.
    Israel warned against seeking  1Sa 8:9-18
    Sin of Israel in seeking  1Sa 12:17-20
    Israel in seeking, rejected God as their king  1Sa 8:7; 10:19
    Israel asked for, that they might be like the nations  1Sa 8:5,19,20
    First given to Israel in anger  Ho 13:11
    God reserved to himself the choice of  De 17:14,15; 1Sa 9:16,17; 16:12
    When first established in Israel, not hereditary  De 17:20; 1Sa 13:13,14; 15:28,29
    Rendered hereditary in the family of David  2Sa 7:12-16; Ps 89:35-37
    Of Israel not to be foreigners  De 17:15
    Laws for the government of the kingdom by, written by Samuel  1Sa 10:25
    Forbidden to multiply
      Horses.  De 17:16
      Wives.  De 17:17
      Treasure.  De 17:17
    Required to write and keep by them, a copy of the divine law  De 17:18-20
    Had power to make war and peace  1Sa 11:5-7
    Often exercised power arbitrarily  1Sa 22:17,18; 2Sa 1:15; 4:9-12; 1Ki 2:23,25,31
    Ceremonies at inauguration of
      Anointing.  1Sa 10:1; 16:13; Ps 89:20
      Crowning.  2Ki 11:12; 2Ch 23:11; Ps 21:3
      Proclaiming with trumpets.  2Sa 15:10; 1Ki 1:34; 2Ki 9:13; 11:14
      Enthroning.  1Ki 1:35,46; 2Ki 11:19
      Girding on the sword.  Ps 45:3
      Putting into their hands the books of the law.  2Ki 11:12; 2Ch 23:11
      Covenanting to govern lawfully.  2Sa 5:3
      Receiving homage.  1Sa 10:1; 1Ch 29:24
      Shouting "God save the king".  1Sa 10:24; 2Sa 16:16; 2Ki 11:12
      Offering sacrifice.  1Sa 11:15
      Feasting.  1Ch 12:38,39; 29:22
    Attended by a body-guard  1Sa 13:2; 2Sa 8:18; 1Ch 11:25; 2Ch 12:10
    Dwelt in royal palaces  2Ch 9:11; Ps 45:15
    Arrayed in royal apparel  1Ki 22:30; Mt 6:29
    Names of, often changed at their accession  2Ki 23:34; 24:17
    Officers of
      Prime minister.  2Ch 19:11; 28:7
      First Counsellor.  1Ch 27:33
      Confidant or king's special friend.  1Ki 4:5; 1Ch 27:33
      Comptroller of the household.  1Ki 4:6; 2Ch 28:7
      Scribe or secretary.  2Sa 8:17; 1Ki 4:3
      Captain of the host.  2Sa 8:16; 1Ki 4:4
      Captain of the guard.  2Sa 8:18; 20:23
      Recorder.  2Sa 8:16; 1Ki 4:3
      Providers for the king's table.  1Ki 4:7-19
      Master of the wardrobe.  2Ki 22:14; 2Ch 34:22
      Treasurer.  1Ch 27:25
      Storekeeper.  1Ch 27:25
      Overseer of the tribute.  1Ki 4:6; 12:18
      Overseer of royal farms.  1Ch 27:26
      Overseer of royal vineyards.  1Ch 27:27
      Overseer of royal plantations.  1Ch 27:28
      Overseer of royal herds.  1Sa 21:7; 1Ch 27:29
      Overseer of royal camels.  1Ch 27:30
      Overseer of royal flocks.  1Ch 27:31
      Armour-bearer.  1Sa 16:21
      Cup-bearer.  1Ki 10:5; 2Ch 9:5
    Approached with greatest reverence  1Sa 24:8; 2Sa 9:8; 14:22; 1Ki 1:23
    Presented with gifts by strangers  1Ki 10:2,10,25; 2Ki 5:5; Mt 2:11
    Right hand of, the place of honour  1Ki 2:19; Ps 45:9; 110:1
    Attendants of, stood in their presence  1Ki 10:8; 2Ki 25:19
    Exercised great hospitality  1Sa 20:25-27; 2Sa 9:7-13; 19:33; 1Ki 4:22,23,28
    Their revenues derived from
      Voluntary contributions.  1Sa 10:27; 16:20; 1Ch 12:39,40
      Tribute from foreign nations.  1Ki 4:21,24,25; 2Ch 8:8; 17:11
      Tax on produce of the land.  1Ki 4:7-19
      Tax on foreign merchandise.  1Ki 10:15
      Their own flocks and herds.  2Ch 32:29
      Produce of their own lands.  2Ch 26:10
    Sometimes nominated their successors  1Ki 1:33,34; 2Ch 11:22,23
    Punished for transgressing the divine law  2Sa 12:7-12; 1Ki 21:18-24
    Who reigned over all Israel
      Saul.  1Sa 11:15-31:13; 1Ch 10:1-10:14
      David.  2Sa 2:4-1Ki 2:11; 1Ch 11:1-29:30
      Solomon.  1Ki 1:39-11:43; 2Ch 1:1-9:31
      Rehoboam (first part of his reign).  1Ki 12:1-20; 2Ch 10:1-16
    Who reigned over Judah
      Rehoboam (latter part of his reign).  1Ki 12:21-24; 14:21-31; 2Ch 10:17-12:16
      Abijam or Abijah.  1Ki 15:1-8; 2Ch 13:1-22
      Asa.  1Ki 15:9-24; 2Ch 14:1-16:14
      Jehoshaphat.  1Ki 22:41-50; 2Ch 17:1-21:1
      Jehoram or Joram.  2Ki 8:16-24; 2Ch 21:1-20
      Ahaziah.  2Ki 8:25-29; 9:16-29; 2Ch 22:1-9
      Athaliah, mother of Ahaziah (usurper).  2Ki 11:1-3; 2Ch 22:10-12
      Joash or Jehoash.  2Ki 11:4-12:21; 2Ch 23:1-24:27
      Amaziah.  2Ki 14:1-20; 2Ch 25:1-28
      Azariah or Uzziah.  2Ki 14:21,22; 15:1-7; 2Ch 26:1-23
      Jotham.  2Ki 15:32-38; 2Ch 27:1-9
      Ahaz.  2Ki 16:1-20; 2Ch 28:1-27
      Hezekiah.  2Ki 18:1-20:21; 2Ch 29:1-32:33
      Manasseh.  2Ki 21:1-18; 2Ch 33:1-20
      Amon.  2Ki 21:19-26; 2Ch 33:21-25
      Josiah.  2Ki 22:1-23:30; 2Ch 34:1-35:27
      Jehoahaz.  2Ki 23:31-33; 2Ch 36:1-4
      Jehoiakim.  2Ki 23:34-24:6; 2Ch 36:5-8
      Jehoiachin.  2Ki 24:8-16; 2Ch 36:9,10
      Zedekiah.  2Ki 24:17-25:7; 2Ch 36:11-21
    Who reigned over Israel
      Jeroboam.  1Ki 12:20; 12:25-14:20
      Nadab.  1Ki 15:25-27,32
      Baasha.  1Ki 15:28-16:7
      Elah.  1Ki 16:8-14
      Zimri.  1Ki 16:11,12,15,20
      Omri.  1Ki 16:23-28
      Ahab.  1Ki 16:29-22:40
      Ahaziah.  1Ki 22:51-53; 2Ki 1:18
      Jehoram or Joram.  2Ki 3:1-9:26
      Jehu.  2Ki 9:3-10:36
      Jehoahaz.  2Ki 13:1-9
      Jehoash or Joash.  2Ki 13:10-25; 14:8-16
      Jeroboam the Second.  2Ki 14:23-29
      Zachariah.  2Ki 15:8-12
      Shallum.  2Ki 15:13-15
      Menahem.  2Ki 15:16-22
      Pekahiah.  2Ki 15:23-26
      Pekah.  2Ki 15:27-31; 16:5
      Hoshea.  2Ki 17:1-6
    Called the Lord's anointed  1Sa 16:6; 24:6; 2Sa 19:21
    Conspiracies against
      Absalom against David.  2Sa 15:10
      Adonijah against Solomon.  1Ki 1:5-7
      Jeroboam against Rehoboam.  1Ki 12:12,16
      Baasha against Nadab.  1Ki 15:27
      Zimri against Elah.  1Ki 16:9,10
      Omri against Zimri.  1Ki 16:17
      Jehu against Joram.  2Ki 9:14
      Shallum against Zachariah.  2Ki 15:10
      Menahem against Shallum.  2Ki 15:14
      Pekah against Menahem.  1Ki 15:25
    God chooses  De 17:15; 1Ch 28:4-6
    God ordains  Ro 13:1
    God anoints  1Sa 16:12; 2Sa 12:7
    Set up by God  1Sa 12:13; Da 2:21
    Removed by God  1Ki 11:11; Da 2:21
    Christ is the Prince of  Re 1:5
    Christ is the King of  Re 17:14
    Reign by direction of Christ  Pr 8:15
    Supreme judges of nations  1Sa 8:5
    Resistance to, is resistance to the ordinance of God  Ro 13:2
    Able to enforce their commands  Ec 8:4
    Numerous subjects the honour of  Pr 14:28
    Not save by their armies  Ps 33:16
    Dependent on the earth  Ec 5:9
    Should
      Fear God.  De 17:19
      Serve Christ.  Ps 2:10-12
      Keep the law of God.  1Ki 2:3
      Study the Scriptures.  De 17:19
      Promote the interests of the Church.  Ezr 1:2-4; 6:1-12
      Nourish the Church.  Isa 49:23
      Rule in the fear of God.  2Sa 23:3
      Maintain the cause of the poor and oppressed.  Pr 31:8,9
      Investigate all matters.  Pr 25:2
      Not pervert judgment.  Pr 31:5
    Prolong their reign by hating covetousness  Pr 28:16
    Throne of, established by righteousness and justice  Pr 16:12; 29:14
    Specially warned against
      Impurity.  Pr 31:3
      Lying.  Pr 17:7
      Hearkening to lies.  Pr 29:12
      Intemperance.  Pr 31:4,5
    The gospel to be preached to  Ac 9:15; 26:27,28
    Without understanding, are oppressors  Pr 28:16
    Often reproved by God  1Ch 16:21
    Judgments upon, when opposed to Christ  Ps 2:2,5,9
    When good
      Regard God as their strength.  Ps 99:4
      Speak righteously.  Pr 16:10
      Love righteous lips.  Pr 16:13
      Abhor wickedness.  Pr 16:12
      Discountenance evil.  Pr 20:8
      Punish the wicked.  Pr 20:8
      Favour the wise.  Pr 14:35
      Honour the diligent.  Pr 22:29
      Befriend the good.  Pr 22:14
      Are pacified by submission.  Pr 16:14; 25:15
    Evil counsellors should be removed from  2Ch 22:3,4; Pr 25:5
    Curse not, even in thought  Ex 22:28; Ec 10:20
    Speak no evil of  Job 34:18; 2Pe 2:10
    Pay tribute to  Mt 22:21; Ro 13:6,7
    Be not presumptuous before  Pr 25:6
    Should be
      Honoured.  Ro 13:7; 1Pe 2:17
      Feared.  Pr 24:21
      Reverenced.  1Sa 24:8; 1Ki 1:23,21
      Obeyed.  Ro 13:1,5; 1Pe 2:13
      Prayed for.  1Ti 2:1,2
    Folly of resisting  Pr 19:12; 20:2
    Punishment for resisting the lawful authority of  Ro 13:2
    Guilt and danger of stretching out the hand against  1Sa 26:9; 2Sa 1:14
    They that walk after the flesh despise  2Pe 2:10; Jude 1:8
    Good-Exemplified
      David.  2Sa 8:15
      Asa.  1Ki 15:11
      Jehoshaphat.  1Ki 22:43
      Amaziah.  2Ki 15:3
      Uzziah.  2Ki 15:34
      Hezekiah.  2Ki 18:3
      Josiah.  2Ki 22:2