Adonijah sets himself up as king
Adonijah set himself up as king, and invited his brothers and the royal officials of Judah to a sacrifice.
Key passages
1 Ki 1:5–10

Now Adonijah the son of Haggith was exalting himself, saying, “I will be king,” so he prepared for himself a chariot and horsemen and fifty men running before him. His father did not rebuke him at any time by saying, “Why did you do so?” Now he was also very handsome …