Month: June 2018

2 Samuel: 2-3 David, Abner and Joab

We need a bit of context before jumping into the text. At the end of 1st Samuel Israel is at war again with the Philistines. David, thinking the only safe place to escape Saul’s determination to kill him was with the Philistines, left Israel and lived with one of the Philistine tribes. He would have gone into battle with them against Saul and Israel but the Philistines armies did not trust him. Du ...[Read More]