Josiah, the Child King
by David Washburn
When enemies murdered his father, Josiah became king at the age of eight. The land he ruled was torn between Baal, a pagan deity, and Yahweh, the God of the Hebrew people. Through years of struggle and political intrigue, with help from prophets such as Zephaniah and Jeremiah, Josiah removed the idols, repaired Yahweh's temple and turned the nation back to their God. But would it be enough?