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Life of David

Rose Publishing

Published February 20th 2009
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Kindle Edition
50 pages
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This handy 14-page guide gives you the entire life of King David at a glance. From humble beginnings as a shepherd boy to king over Israel, David is one of the most beloved and impressive characters in the Bible. Despite many personal failures andMoreThis handy 14-page guide gives you the entire life of King David at a glance. From humble beginnings as a shepherd boy to king over Israel, David is one of the most beloved and impressive characters in the Bible. Despite many personal failures and weaknesses, David went down in history as a man after Gods own heart. Examine in detail the historical background of biblical events, a map of Bible places, This Bible pamphlet tracks every major event in King Davids life as well as the important people around him. See Davids life at a glance and know all of the key stories: David and Goliath, David and Jonathan, Sauls jealously and attacks on Davids life, Davids marriage to Michal, Abigail, and more. Fits inside most Bible cover. Complete with maps, charts and time lines, this pamphlet explores the life of Jesus most famous ancestor. Perfect for the busy person who wants an overview of key themes and events.Time line covers these keys events:David is bornSamuel anoints David as kingSaul becomes jealous of Davids popularity and successDavid kills GoliathSauls son Jonathan declares lifelong friendship with DavidDavid commands some of King Sauls troopsDavid marries King Sauls daughter, MichalSaul tries to kill David- David lives in exileSaul takes Michal and marries her to another manDavid gathers a band of soldiers- they fight Israels enemiesDavid spares Sauls lifeNabal refuses hospitality to DavidDavid marries Abigail and AhinoamDavid spares Sauls life a second timeDavid lives among the PhilistinesSamuel diesKing Saul and son Jonathan die in battle with PhilistinesDavid made king of Judah at age 30 in Hebron- Ishbosheth made king of Israel by AbnerSix sons born, including Absalom and AdonijahDavid rules in Hebron 7 years and 6 monthsAbner, cousin of King Saul, supports Sauls son Ishbosheth until insultedIshbosheth murdered by own generalsDavid marries four more wives and takes several concubines, has more childrenDavid made king of Israel- conquers Jerusalem and makes it his capitol- rules 33 yearsDavid defeats the Philistines at Baal PerazimDavid orders the Ark of the Covenant to be returned to Shiloh from Kiriath JearimCelebration when the Ark returns- Michal scorns Davids fervorGod promises that Davids kingdom will last foreverDavid consolidates kingdom by victories over Philistines, Moabite, Arameans, Edomites, and AmmonitesDavid takes Jonathans son Mephibosheth into his householdDavid kills Uriah and marries BathshebaAbsolom rebels against his fatherDavid averts plague by a sacrifice to God on what would later be the Temple MountDavid dies, leaves kingdom to son Solomon