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Abiathar Abigail Abishai Abner Absalom Achish Ahimelech Ahithophel Amalekites Amasa Ammonites Amnon anointed appears army battle Books of Samuel chap CHAPTER Chron Chronicles Church cloth boards command David David's reign Dean Stanley death Divine Edition enemies father favour Fcap following verse Gath Gibeah Gibeon Gilboa Gilgal given God's Goliath Hebron implies indicate Ish-bosheth Israel Israelites Jabesh-gilead Jerusalem Joab Joab's Jonathan Jordan Joshua Judah Keilah king king's kingdom Lord Mahanaim meaning mentioned Mephibosheth Michal Michmash Mizpeh murder Nabal narrative Nathan occasion Philistines prayer priest probably prophet Psalm punishment Rabbah Ramah reference royal sacred sacrifice Saul Saul's sent Septuagint servant Shiloh slain Solomon sons spirit Tabernacle thee thou throne tion took town translated tribe of Benjamin unto Uriah victory vide note Vulgate words Wordsworth xvii xviii xxiii xxiv Zadok Zeruiah Ziba Ziklag
Page 217 - For it was not an enemy that reproached me ; Then I could have borne it : Neither was it he that hated me that did magnify himself against me ; Then I would have hid myself from him : But it was thou, a man mine equal, My guide, and mine acquaintance. We took sweet counsel together, And walked unto the house of God in company.
Page 285 - Yea, mine own familiar friend, in whom I trusted, which did eat of my bread, hath lifted up his heel against me.
Page 120 - To the chief Musician, A Psalm of David, the servant of the LORD, who spake unto the LORD the words of this song in the day that the LORD delivered him from the hand of all his enemies, and from the hand of Saul : And he said, I WILL love thee, O LORD, my strength.
Page 243 - Moreover thou knowest also what Joab the son of Zeruiah did to me, and what he did to the two captains of the hosts of Israel, unto Abner the son of Ner, and unto Amasa the son of Jether, whom he slew, and shed the blood of war in peace, and put the blood of war upon his girdle that was about his loins, and in his shoes that were on his feet. Do therefore according to thy wisdom, and let not his hoar head go down to the grave in peace.
Page 195 - David, the Hebrew King, had fallen into sins enough ; blackest crimes ; there was no want of sins. And thereupon the unbelievers sneer and ask, Is this your man according to God's heart? The sneer, I must say, seems to me but a shallow one. What are faults, what are the outward details of a life ; if the inner secret of it, the remorse, temptations, true, often-baffled, never-ended struggle of it, be forgotten ? ' It is not in man that walketh to direct his steps.
Page 214 - And the king was much moved, and went up to the chamber over the gate, and wept: and as he went, thus he said, O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom!
Page 240 - And he shall set up an ensign for the nations, And shall assemble the outcasts of Israel, And gather together the dispersed of Judah From the four corners of the earth. The envy also of Ephraim shall depart, And the adversaries of Judah shall be cut off: Ephraim shall not envy Judah, And Judah shall not vex Ephraim.
Page 219 - When I remember these things, I pour out my soul in me: for I had gone with the multitude, I went with them to the house of God, with the voice of joy and praise, with a multitude that kept holyday.