Jehoshaphat Prays for Deliverance From His Enemies (Discussion Questions)

Categories: Joash, Josiah, and Jehoshaphat

Read 2 Chronicles 20:1-32

  • What caused Jehoshaphat to be afraid? (Armies were descending on Judah to destroy it.)
  • What did Jehoshaphat do? (He asked the people to fast and he prayed.)
  • Who told Jehoshaphat not to fear? (Jahaziel)
  • What wonderful statement did Jahaziel tell Jehoshaphat? (Thus saith the Lord unto you, Be not afraid nor dismayed by reason of this great multitude; for the battle is not yours, but God's.)
  • Why is that a good thing for us to remember today?
  • What was Jehoshaphat and his army told to do? (They would not have to fight in this battle but could stand still and see the salvation of the Lord.)
  • Would that be hard for you to do?
  • Why is it important to let God lead in our lives?