Commentary on First Samuel

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Bible. O.T. Samuel, 1st -- Commenta
Other titlesBible. O.T. Samuel, 1st. English. Revised Standard. 1992., First Samuel.
Statementby James Burton and Thelma B. Coffman.
SeriesThe James Burton Coffman commentaries. The Historical Books ;, vol. 3
ContributionsCoffman, Thelma B.
Classifications
LC ClassificationsBS1325.3 .C647 1992
The Physical Object
Paginationxxviii, 381 p. ;
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL1749875M
ISBN 100891120823
LC Control Number92072090

The history of Samuel here begins as early as that of Samson did, even before he was born, as afterwards the history of John the Baptist and our blessed Saviour. Some of the scripture-worthies drop out of the clouds, as it were, and their first appearance is in their full growth and lustre.

But others are accounted for from the birth, and from. The second book of Samuel describes the reign of David (around to BC). Purpose of Writing. The books of Samuel represent the transition from the time of the judges to the time of the kings.

Samuel the central figure of the first book is at the same time the last judge and the first prophet (Acts ; Acts ).

In this first part of an ambitious two-volume commentary on the books of Samuel, David Toshio Tsumura sheds considerable light on the background of 1 Samuel, looking carefully at the Philistine and Canaanite cultures, as he untangles the difficult Hebrew by: Commentary on First Samuel book.

Some account of Elkanah and his two wives, Peninnah and Hannah, 1 Samuel1 Samuel His annual worship at Shiloh and the portions he gave at such times to his wives, 1 Samuel Hannah, being barren, is reproached by Peninnah, especially in their going up to Shiloh; at which she is sorely grieved, 1 Samuel1 Samuel This first book gives us a full account of Eli’s fall and Samuel’s rise and good government, 1 Sam.

Of Samuel’s resignation of the government and Saul’s advancement and mal-administration, 1 Sam. The choice of David, his struggles with Saul, Saul’s ruin at last, and the opening of the way for David to the throne, 1.

Professor Ackroyd's introduction summarizes the place of the First Book of Samuel in the Old Testament canon, its relationship with history and its theological purpose. The main divisions of the text are those provided by the New English Bible itself, but the text is further subdivided for the purposes of the commentary, which draws out the 5/5(1).

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Study 1 Samuel using Matthew Henry’s Bible Commentary (concise) to better understand Scripture with full outline and verse meaning. 1 There was a certain man from Ramathaim, a Zuphite # See Septuagint and 1 Chron. ,; or from Ramathaim Zuphim.

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. FIRST SAMUEL First and Second Samuel were written as one book.

They appear as such in the Hebrew manuscripts. We owe the division of the one volume into two to the Septuagint. According to J.

Sidlow Baxter in Explore the Book: “The present division into 1 and 2 Samuel has been decried by some scholars; yet undoubtedly it has much Size: 1MB. 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.

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The social and religious customs are strange and seem to diverge from the. The Book of Samuel, or 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 guidance of the prophets.

COMMENTARY THE BOOK OF FIRST SAMUEL I. THE PREMONARCHICAL PERIOD IN ISRAEL: SAMUEL AND THE ARK NARRATIVES (—) A. The Birth of Samuel (; )a BEHIND THE TEXT The initial unit of 1 Samuel opens with the narrative account of Samuel’s birth (), includes Hannah’s song of praise and.

This view is evidently based on 1 Chronicles"Now the acts of King David first and last are written in the book of Samuel the seer, and in the book of Nathan the prophet, and in the book of Gad the seer." But the wording of the text indicates that there is question of three distinct works.

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A Commentary on the First Book of Samuel. A Commentary on the First Book of Samuel ← Back to item details. PDF/ePub Info Share | 8 / 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 diverge from the 5/5(1). The best intermediate-advanced level commentary on the first book of Samuel is now the commentary by David Tsumura in the NICOT series. It is very well written and very thorough.

Tsumura's expertise in the languages of the ancient Near East is evident throughout. He is currently working on the follow-up volume on 2 Samuel in the same series /5(7). Loring W. Batten’s A Commentary on the First Book of Samuel provides critical exegesis on the book of First Samuel that combines thorough exposition, semantic evaluation and pragmatics, and explanatory notes.

Batten covers the scope and composition of the text within historical context. In the Logos edition, A Commentary on the First Book of Samuel is enhanced by amazing. In this first part of an ambitious two-volume commentary on the books of Samuel, David Toshio Tsumura sheds considerable light on the background of 1 Samuel, looking carefully at the Philistine and Canaanite cultures, as he untangles the difficult Hebrew text.

.Price: $ Commentary on First Samuel book. Read reviews from world’s largest community for readers. Extensive commentary on the biblical book of First Samuel.4/5(2).

SECOND BOOK OF SAMUEL, otherwise called, THE SECOND BOOK OF THE KINGS Ch. 2 Samuel The news of Saul’s death brought to David 1. Now it came to pass, &c.] The narrative of the closing chapters of the First Book is continued without any break.

The division of the Books is purely artificial, and did not exist in the original Hebrew text. ISBN: OCLC Number: Notes: Cover title: First Samuel.

Description: xxviii, pages ; 23 cm. Other Titles: First Samuel. 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). Introduction to 1 Samuel. The Son and the Psalm of Hannah (1 Samuel ) Samuel and the Sons of Belial (1 Samuel ) The Rise of Samuel and the Fall of Eli and Sons (1 Samuel ) The Hands of Dagon and the Hand of God (1 Samuel ) Give Us a King.

(1 Samuel ) The Making of Israel’s First King (1 Samuel ). The first book of Samuel tells the story of Israel’s transition from a theocracy, or state ruled by a religious leader, to a monarchy, or state ruled by a political leader. Israel starts out as a nation of loosely affiliated tribes led by priests and religious heroes, but it becomes a nation-state led by a centralized king.

THE FIRST BOOK OF SAMUEL, OTHERWISE CALLED THE FIRST BOOK OF THE KINGS. Commentary by Robert Jamieson. CHAPTER 1. 1Sa Of Elkanah and His Two Wives. 1, 2. a certain man of Ramathaim-zophim—The first word being in the dual number, signifies the double city—the old and new town of Ramah (1Sa ).

Commentary on 1 Samuel (Read 1 Samuel ) The friendship of David and Jonathan was the effect of Divine grace, which produces in true believers one heart and one soul, and causes them to love each other.

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Pastor David Guzik’s Bible commentaries have enjoyed critical acclaim and wide use on the Internet. Enjoy David’s First Samuel commentary in print, or on Kindle In this commentary, Pastor David explains and applies the book of First Samuel chapter by chapter, verse by verse.

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Just as the message of the book is contained in seed form within the first two chapters of First Samuel, so is the writer’s theology of God seen in the revelation provided through the use of His names.

b. Within the first chapter God is presented as: 1) The Lord of Hosts (, 11) 2) YHWH (, 14, 19, 20, 21, 26, 28).A Commentary on the First Book of Samuel by Loring W. Batten Publication Date: Pages: Loring W.

Batten's A Commentary on the First Book of Samuel provides critical exegesis on the book of First Samuel that combines thorough exposition, semantic evaluation and pragmatics, and explanatory notes.