Tiglath-Pileser IV

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Tiglath-Pileser IV was one of the Kings of Assyria, more often known as Tiglath-Pileser III. [1]

Tiglath-Pileser III King of Assyria who ruled 745-727 BCE

Tiglath-Pileser III was a prominent king of Assyria in the eighth century BCE who introduced advanced civil, military, and political systems into the Neo-Assyrian Empire.

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The confusion may stem from his being known in Chronicles as Tilgath-Pilneser (1 Chronicles 5:6, 26; 2 Chronicles 28:20), and also by the throne name Pul (1 Chronicles 5:26 and 2 Kings 15:19) — the Chronicler appears to treat the names as belonging to separate people.{ [2]

Books of Chronicles the final books of the Jewish bible

In the Christian Bible, the two Books of Chronicles generally follow the two Books of Kings and precede Ezra–Nehemiah, thus concluding the history-oriented books of the Old Testament.

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  1. Wikisource-logo.svg Chisholm, Hugh, ed. (1911). "Tiglath-Pileser". Encyclopædia Britannica . 26 (11th ed.). Cambridge University Press. p. 968.
  2. Richard Coggins. Who's Who in The Bible. London: B. T. Batsford Ltd. pp. 152–153. ISBN   0-7134-0144-3.