David second of three kings

Hebrews 11:32 and 1 Samuel and 2 Samuel. David second of three Kings was Good in God’s sight and became King in God’s time. David reigned for forty years between 1011BC-971BC. See 1 Samuel, 2nd Samuel to 1 Kings 2:11 and 1st Chronicles 11:1-29:30.
Gained favor with his subjects.

Hebrew name of David means: beloved.

Background Reading:

11:32 And what more should I say? For time would fail me to tell you about Barak, Gideon, Jephthah, the prophets, Samson, Samuel, and David.

Old Testament Bible references The books of Samuel, Kings, and Chronicles.

1st Samuel and 2nd Samuel


Background readings: 1st Samuel and 2nd Samuel.

Background reading: The books of Samuel, Kings, and Chronicles and a
number of places in the New Testament.

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More Information:

David had a whole heart after God.
Beloved and Greatest of Israels 40 something kings and the Author of over 70 of the Psalms in the Book of Psalms.

David Israel’s King and poet.
Israel’s versatile king.
Divinely Chosen.
Courageous, a champion, a great soldier.
Great leader and very gifted man.
A poet.
Forbidden to rebuild the Temple because you are a warrior and have shed blood.

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