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Books of Samuel

Bible illustrations by Sweet Publishing
First Samuel illustrations at Sweet Publishing
Second Samuel illustrations at Sweet Publishing
See also the preceding book Ruth and the succeeding books of Kings

First Samuel 1 to 7 - Rise and Leadership of SamuelEdit

First Samuel 1 - Birth of SamuelEdit

First Samuel 2 - Eli and FamilyEdit

First Samuel 3 - Call of SamuelEdit

First Samuel 4 - Philistines invade, and Take the ArkEdit

First Samuel 8 to 12 - Monarchy Established under SamuelEdit

First Samuel 8 - Israelites demands a KingEdit

First Samuel 9 - Saul Chosen and AnointedEdit

First Samuel 10 - Saul AcclaimedEdit

First Samuel 13 to 15 - Saul's Monarchy a FailureEdit

First Samuel 16 to 31 - Rise of David and Decline of SaulEdit

First Samuel 16:1-13 - David Anointed PrivatelyEdit

First Samuel 16:14-23 - David at Saul's CourtEdit

First Samuel 17:1- 18:5 - David and GoliathEdit

First Samuel 18:6-30 - David becomes Son-in-Law of the Jealous SaulEdit

First Samuel 19 - Saul's threat to David’s LifeEdit

First Samuel 20 - Friendship of Jonathan and DavidEdit

First Samuel 23 - Narrow Escapes of David from SaulEdit

First Samuel 24 - David spares Saul's LifeEdit

First Samuel 26 - David spares Saul's Life AgainEdit

First Samuel 28 - Saul and the Ghost of Samuel at EndorEdit

First Samuel 31 - Battle of Gilboa: Death of Saul and JonathanEdit

Second Samuel 1:1 to 5:10 - David's Monarchy EstablishedEdit

Second Samuel 5:11 to 9:13 - David's Monarchy in GloryEdit

Second Samuel 6 - David brings the Ark to JerusalemEdit

Second Samuel 7 - David's Dynasty PromisedEdit

Second Samuel 9:1-13 - David's Hospitality to Jonathan's SonEdit

Second Samuel 10 to 20 - David's Monarchy in WeaknessesEdit

Second Samuel 10 - Ammonitie WarEdit

Second Samuel 11 - David's Adultery with Bathsheba, wife of UriahEdit

Second Samuel 12:1-25 - Nathan's Message and David RepentanceEdit

Second Samuel 13 to 14 - Amnon, Tamar, and AbsalomEdit

Second Samuel 15 to 19 - Absalom's RebellionEdit

Second Samuel 21 to 24 - Appendices on David’s MonarchyEdit