David

Psalm 132 – I have prepared a lamp for my anointed one

Psalm 132:1-12 (13-18) 1O LORD, remember in David’s favor all the hardships he endured; 2how he swore to the LORD and vowed to the Mighty One of Jacob, 3“I will not enter my house or get into my bed; 4I will not give sleep to my eyes or slumber to my eyelids, 5until I find …

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2 Samuel 18 – The grief of a father overshadows the victory of a king

2 Samuel 18:5-9, 15, 31-33 5The king ordered Joab and Abishai and Ittai, saying, “Deal gently for my sake with the young man Absalom.” And all the people heard when the king gave orders to all the commanders concerning Absalom. 6So the army went out into the field against Israel; and the battle was fought …

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2 Samuel 11:26-12:13a – I have sinned against the Lord

2 Samuel 11:26-12:13a 26When the wife of Uriah heard that her husband was dead, she made lamentation for him. 27When the mourning was over, David sent and brought her to his house, and she became his wife, and bore him a son. 1But the thing that David had done displeased the LORD, and the LORD …

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2 Samuel 11:1-15 – Temptation

2 Samuel 11:1-15 1In the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, David sent Joab with his officers and all Israel with him; they ravaged the Ammonites, and besieged Rabbah. But David remained at Jerusalem. 2It happened, late one afternoon, when David rose from his couch and was walking about …

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