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2 Samuel 8-10

Having promised a dynasty and everlasting rule to David’s offspring, God also demonstrates his faithfulness his earlier promises. Israel is given peace on every side after David’s many military and political victories.

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2 Samuel 7

At the theological high point of King David’s rule, rather than David ‘blessing’ God, God promises blessing to David. For the greatness of God’s name, and the benefit of his people, God extends the covenant promises made to Abraham and Moses and declares that David’s offspring will rule God’s kingdom forever.

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2 Samuel 6

As the rule of David is established, the Covenant promises of God begin to all come together. God’s people are settled in God’s place, and now the blessing of God’s presence among his people is to be formalised.

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2 Samuel 5

Ness Hughes continues the narrative of 2 Samuel, looking at the installation of David as King of a united Israel– for the glory of God and the good of his people.

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2 Samuel 1-4

Ness Hughes continues the narrative of 1-2 Samuel, looking particularly at the immediate aftermath of the death of Saul. Already anointed by Samuel as Israel’s King, what will David do?