By Richard D. Phillips
Two different major figures—Samuel and Saul—appear in 1 Samuel. Samuel, an epochal determine whose importance equals that of Joshua, courses Israel out of the chaotic interval of the judges and serves the arriving of the Davidic country. Saul, an modify 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 supply priceless religious lessons.
The lesser characters in I Samuel are infrequently incidental—Eli the corrupted priest, Hannah the tearful believer, and Jonathan the trustworthy pal, to call simply three.
As are the entire books within the Reformed Expository remark sequence, this exposition of one Samuel is on the market to either pastors and lay readers. each one quantity within the sequence presents exposition that offers cautious consciousness to the biblical textual content, is doctrinally Reformed, specializes in Christ during the lens of redemptive historical past, and applies the Bible to our modern setting.
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