The Southern Kingdom, also known as the Southern Tribes or Judah, were one of two nations that resulted when Israel split due to the unwise leadership of King Rehoboam (2 Chronicles 10). The other nation was the Northern Kingdom of Israel.
It was through the Southern Kingdom (Judah) that the royal line of king David was perpetuated.
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