1 Samuel

The First Book of Samuel (New International Commentary on the Old Testament)

The First Book of Samuel (New International Commentary on the Old Testament)

 

1 Samuel as Christian Scripture- A Theological Commentary

1 Samuel as Christian Scripture- A Theological Commentary

 

The Book of 1st Samuel

The Summary of the Book of First SamuelFirst Samuel is…

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Samuel, the Person and Samuel’s Birth

Now I see, starting with Abraham, everything leads to the…

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Israelite Shrines and Worship Before the Temple of Solomon and The Lord Calls Samuel – c. 1117 B.C.

Israelite Shrines and Worship Before the Temple of Solomon Following…

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The Ephod and Curse of the Philistines

The Ephod The ephod was a sacral garment, either a…

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Izbet Sartah Ostracon and Israel Demands a King

Izbet Sartah Ostracon In 1 Samuel 4 Israel is encamped…

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Beth Shemesh and King Saul – c. 1093 B.C.

Beth Shemesh The city to which the Philistines returned the…

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Saul and the Philistines and Saul’s Victory at Jabesh-gilead

Saul and the Philistines Saul faced a more formidable threat…

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Kiriath Jearim and The Self-Will of Saul

Kiriath Jearim Originally Kiriath Jearim was named Baalah (Josh 15:9)…

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David, the Person and Saul’s Incomplete Obedience

It doesn’t seem that Saul is bad, but he obviously…

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Battle By Champions and David and Goliath – 1985 B.C.

Battle by Champions The story of David and Goliath stands…

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Rachel’s Tomb and David and Jonathan

Rachel's Tomb Rachel died near Ephrath, which is another name…

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Technological Supremacy of the Philistines’ Iron Weapons and Saul’s Third Attempt to Kill David

Technological Supremacy of the Philistines’ Iron Weapons Iron weaponry placed…

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The Pass at Micmash and Jonathan Protects David

The Pass at Micmash Reference to a specific geographic feature…

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By Words and Insults in the Ancient World and David Gathers His Mighty Men

Bywords and Insults in the Ancient World Nabal's answer to…

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Herem, Holy War and David’s Wanderings and Adventures

Herem, Holy War The command given to Saul in Sam…

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The Ekron Inscription of Akhayus and Samuel Dies

The Ekron Inscription of Akhayu Sometimes evidence from proper names…

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The Kenites and David Spares Saul a Second Time

The Kenites The Kenites are listed among the nations of…

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Ancient Necromancy and Saul and the Woman with a Familiar Spirit

Ancient Necromancy Necromancy, the practice of divination through inquiring of…

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Aphek and Saul Dies – 1055 B.C.

Aphek In Samuel 29:1 the Philistines used Aphek as a…

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