By Richard D. Phillips
Two different major figures—Samuel and Saul—appear in I Samuel. Samuel, an epochal determine whose value equals that of Joshua, courses Israel out of the chaotic interval of the judges and serves the arriving of the Davidic nation. Saul, an modify ego first to Samuel after which to David, personifies the idolatry and unbelief that plague Israel through the outdated testomony. The ways that he contrasts with Samuel and David offer useful religious lessons.
The lesser characters in I Samuel are hardly ever incidental—Eli the corrupted priest, Hannah the tearful believer, and Jonathan the devoted buddy, to call simply three.
As are the entire books within the Reformed Expository statement sequence, this exposition of one Samuel is on the market to either pastors and lay readers. each one quantity within the sequence offers exposition that offers cautious awareness to the biblical textual content, is doctrinally Reformed, specializes in Christ in the course of the lens of redemptive heritage, and applies the Bible to our modern setting.
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1 Samuel (Reformed Expository Commentaries) by Richard D. Phillips