Biblical commentary on the Books of Samuel

by Carl Friedrich Keil

Publisher: T. [and] T. Clark in Edinburgh

Written in English
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Statementby C.F. Keil and F. Delitzsch; translated from the German by the Rev. James Martin.
SeriesClark"s foreign theological library -- 9
ContributionsMartin, James, tr., Delitzsch, Franz, 1813-1890, jt. author
The Physical Object
Paginationviii, 512 p. ;
Number of Pages512
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Open LibraryOL17975823M

The Classic Commentaries and Studies on the Books of Samuel (11 vols.) offers some of the most significant classical studies on the books of Samuel from the nineteenth and twentieth centuries. With notable authors such as W. O. E. Oesterley, Loring W. Batten T. Boston Johnstone, and John Cumming, Classic Commentaries and Studies on the Books of Samuel .

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Originally the two books of Samuel formed o n e historical book. It was the translators of the Septuagint (Greek translation of the OT at about BC) who separated the book into two parts.

Henceforward the first book ended with Saul's death and the second book. The introduction sets the Samuel books nicely into the broader history of the Biblical history of Israel. The explanation of the Deuteronomistic history was very useful. Much of the commentary was in depth and covered the passages both in insightful overviews and verse but verse, though there were times where the brevity of the volume showed /5(7).

Biblical Commentary on the Books of Samuel, ISBNISBNLike New Used, Free shipping in the US Seller Rating: % positive. 1 Samuel Overview, One of over Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary, by E.W. Bullinger, has stood the test of tine as an incredible resource for the diligent student.

The Books of Samuel Presenter Dr. Joel S. Baden Presenter Dr. John J. Collins Categories Old Testament Free Enroll Overview Curriculum Presenters The story of the Hebrew people moves from the time of nomadic tribes governed by Judges who emerged in the time of crisis to the era of Israeli monarchy.

The central characters are. 2 Samuel. By Mary Jane Chaignot. This book continues the story begun in 1 Samuel. It records how David became king of all Israel after the death of Saul. The books of Kings, which follow, will carry on the story through to the Samuel was the main character in the first book (hence its name), David will dominate the pages of the second book of Samuel.

1 Samuel 9 in the Picture Study Bible, with Maps and Background Information on 1 Samuel 9 (Bible History Online). Ralph W. Klein's commentary on 1 Samuel in the Word Biblical Commentary series provides an excellent discussion of the specific passages of the book and includes a great deal of interesting detail regarding the recorded events and the geographical and cultural setting.

Series students can learn quite a bit, as can the average reader.5/5(10). David and Goliath, the call of Samuel, the witch of Endor, David and Bathsheba—such biblical stories are well known. But the books of 1 and 2 Samuel, where they are recorded, are among the most Biblical commentary on the Books of Samuel book books in the Bible.

The Hebrew text is widely considered corrupt and sometimes even : $ OCLC Number: Description: viii, pages ; 23 cm. Contents: The first book of Samuel --History of the people of Israel under the prophet Samuel (1 Sam. ) --The monarchy of Saul from his election till his ultimate rejection (Chap) --Saul's fall and David's election (Chap.

) --The second book of Samuel --David king over Judah, and Ishbosheth king. The Book of 1 Samuel Explained, Scripture by Scripture. Explained. Go To 1 Samuel Index. Title: The books of Samuel were originally one book in the Hebrew Canon.

The single volume of Samuel was divided into two by the translators of the Greek Old Testament, the Septuagint, who viewed Samuel and Kings together as the “Books of the Kingdoms.”. The Books of Samuel, 1 Samuel and 2 Samuel, form part of the narrative history of Israel in the Nevi'im or "prophets" section of the Hebrew Bible/Old Testament, called the Deuteronomistic history, a series of books (Joshua, Judges, Samuel and Kings) that constitute a theological history of the Israelites and aim to explain God's law for Israel under.

The First Book of Samuel. The Cambridge Bible for Schools a Colleges. Cambridge: At the University Press, _____. A Critical and Exegetical Commentary on the Books of Samuel. Edinburgh: T. & T. Clark, Snaith, Norman H.

Notes on the Hebrew Text of 2 Samuel XVI-XIX. London: Epworth Press, The First Book of Samuel The events recorded in 1 Samuel Chapter 1 to 1 Kings Chapter 2 are among the most compelling accounts of the life of an individual in the Old Testament.

David of Bethlehem in Judah was a shepherd boy who became a mighty warrior, a gifted poet and musician, an outlaw, a prophet, and the king of a united Israel.

Here are 15 Lessons from The Book of 1 Samuel A Gift of Sacrifice 1 # Short Commentary & Lesson From 1 Samuel Hannah desperately wanted a son.

She even promised that if God gave her a baby boy, she would dedicate him to doing the LORD'S work. And God heard her prayer. 1 Samuel: Bible Study and Commentary.

Samuel, Saul and David. A Bible Study in EasyEnglish ( word vocabulary) on the Book of 1 Samuel. Keith Simons. EasyEnglish is a system of simple English designed by Wycliffe Associates (UK). Samuel is the name of the books in the ancient Hebrew text, because he was the author and the main character in the early portions in the first book, and because of his role as a prophet of God known from Dan to Beersheba, who had anointed and had the biggest influence on the lives of King Saul and King David.

Along with the rest of the Deuteronomistic History, the Books of Samuel become an object lesson for biblical Israel as it tries to re-establish its religious identity after the destruction of Jerusalem and the loss of its homeland (/ B.C.). The contents of the Books of Samuel may be divided as follows.

Top Commentaries on Every Book of the Bible from Nathan W. Bingham Category: Articles The last twenty years have witnessed a dramatic increase in the number and quality of biblical commentaries being : Nathan W.

Bingham. 1 Good evidence exists that the books of Samuel were considered one book. The Masoretic postscript is at the end of 2 Samuel. Esdras and Josephus refer to Samuel as a single work. The translators of the Septuagint divided the books due to their length when the vowels were added and renamed them 1 and 2 Kingdoms.

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PDF/ePub Info Share, | 5 / Originally, with 1 and 2 Kings, one book in Hebrew but divided first into two, then in the LXX into four; this arrangement has been generally continued.

The books were named ‘of Samuel’ because Samuel is the first major character to appear. In the Hebrew canon they are numbered among the books of Former Prophets, not on the ground of the books’ content but on the.

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Swindoll. These free Bible study class books include questions, assignments, and study guides for Bible classes, families, churches, or individuals. The workbooks provide materials and resources to help students understand the Scriptures as the infallible, inspired word of God about Jesus Christ.

These workbooks are also available professionally printed. 1 Samuel is a history book in the Old Testament of the Bible.

This book teaches us that we must always obey God. 1 Samuel tells the story of the first king of Israel. For many centuries, Israel had no kings. The people did whatever they wanted to do.

But God appointed special judges to lead the people. The last of these special judges was. Summary of the Book of 1 Samuel. The books of 1 and 2 Samuel were originally one book. The translators of the Septuagint separated the books and they have remained two separate books since that time. The book of 1 Samuel is a historical book, as is 2 Samuel.

It covers a time period of approximately years. --Avishai Margalit, Hebrew University of Jerusalem "By treating the author of Samuel as an ancient Machiavelli, Halbertal and Holmes enable readers to approach the biblical story in a new way while enhancing their understanding of the workings of political survival and the dynamics of power.".

--Steven Weitzman, Cited by: 2. 1 Samuel 1 New International Version (NIV) The Birth of Samuel. 1 There was a certain man from Ramathaim, a Zuphite [] from the hill country of Ephraim, whose name was Elkanah son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite.

2 He had two wives; one was called Hannah and the other Peninnah. Peninnah had children, but Hannah had none. David and Goliath, the call of Samuel, the witch of Endor, David and Bathsheba, such biblical stories are well known. But the books of 1 and 2 Samuel, where they are recorded, are among the most difficult books in the Bible.

The Hebrew text is widely considered corrupt and sometimes even unintelligible. The social and religious customs are strange and seem to 5/5(1). The best 2 Samuel commentaries are listed below.

The commentaries listed first are those that have received the best reviews. You will also find options for commentaries on 2 Samuel that help pastors, teachers, and readers with application of the Bible, commentaries that approach the Scripture verse-by-verse, classic Christian commentaries, and much more.

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Learn exactly what happened in this chapter, scene, or section of Bible: The Old Testament and what it means. Perfect for acing essays, tests, and quizzes, as well as for writing lesson plans.Samuel, Hebrew Shmuʾel, (flourished 11th century bc, Israel), religious hero in the history of Israel, represented in the Old Testament in every role of leadership open to a Jewish man of his day—seer, priest, judge, prophet, and military leader.

His greatest distinction was his role in the establishment of the monarchy in Israel. Biblical accounts of his life.