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Book Description

The Second Book of Samuel
Publication Year:
George Gill & Sons, Ltd.
2 Samuel, Commentary, Old Testament
Copyright Holder:
Public domain

Table of Contents

  • Preface
  • Introduction to the First Book of Samuel
    • The Title
    • The Author
    • The Design of the Writer
    • Date
    • Scope of the First Book of Samuel
    • Sources of the Narrative
    • The Ark
    • Prophets and Prophesying
    • Family of Saul
    • David—His Character and Personal Qualities
    • The Reign of David
    • Organisation of the Kingdom
    • Geographical Notes
    • Nations and Tribes
    • Topography of Jerusalem
    • Biographical Notes
    • Analysis of the Second Book of Samuel
  • Text and Notes
    • Comments on the Revised Version
    • Words and Phrases Explained
    • Psalms Illustrative of II Samuel
    • The Second Book of Samuel Compared with the First Book of Chronicles
    • Genealogical Tables