Psalm 81, 88, 92-93 According to gittith. Of Asaph. A song. A Psalm of the Sons of Korah. For the director of music. According to mahalath leannoth. A maskil of Heman the Ezrahite. A psalm. A song. For the Sabbath day.
1 Chronicles Beginning with Adam the history of Israel is rewritten down to the return of Judah from captivity. To this time the books have fitted one into another and formed a continuous history. Here we double back and review the whole history, beginning with Adam, and coming down to the edict of Cyrus which permitted the exiled Jews to return to Jerusalem. Religious Purpose of the Narratives. Several things show these books to have a religious purpose. (1) God's care of hi
In this book, there is given the story of the career of David while king of Israel. He was the strongest king Israel ever had and was characterized as a fine executive, a skilful soldier and of a deeply religious disposition. He was not without his faults, but in spite of them developed a great empire. 2 Samuel 1-4 David Hears of Saul's Death, David's Lament for Saul and Jonathan, David Anointed King Over Judah, War Between the Houses of David and Saul, Abner Goes