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Abner Absalom Ammonites ANALYSIS anointed appearance army battle blessing Book brother brought called capital cause chapter chief Chron crime CRITICAL David death defeated deliverance desire Divine east enemies EXAMINATION expressed father favour feeling followed formed give given God's hand head heart Hebron important inhabitants interest Ishbosheth Israel Israelites Jerusalem Joab Jonathan Jordan Josh Judah justice King King's kingdom land lives Lord means mentioned Mephibosheth miles murder Nathan natural NOTES occasion once Philistines position present priests probably promise Psalms punishment QUESTIONS rebellion received REFERENCES regarding reign remained restoration Revised Version royal Samuel Saul seems sent Solomon sons success Syrians taken temple thou throne town tribe troops victory viii wars whole xviii
Page 80 - God into the city: if I shall find favour in the eyes of the LORD, he will bring me again, and shew me both it and his habitation: but if he thus say, I have no delight in thee; behold, here am I, let him do to me as seemeth good unto him.
Page 64 - While the child was yet alive, I fasted and wept: for I said, Who can tell whether God will be gracious to me, that the child may live? But now he is dead, wherefore should I fast? can I bring him back again? I shall go to him, but he shall not return to me.
Page 8 - How are the mighty fallen in the midst of the battle ! O Jonathan, thou wast slain in thine high places. I am distressed for thee, my brother Jonathan : very pleasant hast thou been unto me : thy love to me was wonderful, passing the love of women.
Page 5 - Then David took hold on his clothes, and rent them; and likewise all the men that were with him: and they mourned, and wept, and fasted until even, for Saul, and for Jonathan his son, and for the people of the Lord, and for the house of Israel; because they were fallen by the sword.
Page 61 - And David's anger was greatly kindled against the man, and he said to Nathan, As the LORD liveth, the man that hath done this thing, shall surely die. And he shall restore the Lamb four-fold, because he did this thing, and because he had no pity.
Page 24 - Let it rest on the head of Joab, and on all his father's house; and let there not fail from the house of ' Joab one that hath an issue, or that is a leper, or that leaneth on a staff, or that falleth on the sword, or that lacketh bread.
Page 72 - For we must needs die, and are as water spilt on the ground which cannot be gathered up again ; neither doth God respect any person : yet doth he devise means, that his banished be not expelled from him.
Page 61 - There were two men in one city; the one rich, and the other poor. The rich man had exceeding many flocks and herds : but the poor man had nothing, save one little ewe lamb, which he had bought and nourished up : and it grew up together with him, and with his children ; it did eat of his own meat, and drank of his own cup, and lay in his bosom, and was unto him as a daughter.