By Richard D. Phillips
Two different major figures—Samuel and Saul—appear in I Samuel. Samuel, an epochal determine whose importance equals that of Joshua, courses Israel out of the chaotic interval of the judges and serves the arrival of the Davidic country. Saul, an adjust ego first to Samuel after which to David, personifies the idolatry and unbelief that plague Israel during the previous testomony. The ways that he contrasts with Samuel and David offer important non secular lessons.
The lesser characters in I Samuel are infrequently incidental—Eli the corrupted priest, Hannah the tearful believer, and Jonathan the devoted good friend, to call simply three.
As are the entire books within the Reformed Expository statement sequence, this exposition of one Samuel is available to either pastors and lay readers. every one quantity within the sequence offers exposition that offers cautious cognizance to the biblical textual content, is doctrinally Reformed, specializes in Christ in the course of the lens of redemptive heritage, and applies the Bible to our modern setting.
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