Download 1 Samuel (Reformed Expository Commentaries) by Richard D. Phillips PDF

By Richard D. Phillips

David is greater than a very good hero, a guy of religion, and a version for Christians to stick with. he's the most vital outdated testomony kinds of Jesus Christ. it really is as an anointed one—called and supplied by means of God to guide Israel—that David performs his leader position in redemptive background and makes his special contribution in getting ready God’s humans for the Anointed One, the Messiah who involves rule and to save.

Two different major figures—Samuel and Saul—appear in 1 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 state. Saul, an adjust ego first to Samuel after which to David, personifies the idolatry and unbelief that plague Israel through the previous testomony. The ways that he contrasts with Samuel and David offer invaluable religious lessons.

The lesser characters in 1 Samuel are rarely incidental—Eli the corrupted priest, Hannah the tearful believer, and Jonathan the devoted good friend, to call simply three.

As are all of the books within the Reformed Expository observation sequence, this exposition of one Samuel is offered to either pastors and lay readers. each one quantity within the sequence presents exposition that provides cautious awareness to the biblical textual content, is doctrinally Reformed, specializes in Christ throughout the lens of redemptive heritage, and applies the Bible to our modern setting.

Show description

Read Online or Download 1 Samuel (Reformed Expository Commentaries) PDF

Similar christian reference_1 books

Sacred Meditations

Johann Gerhard is constantly said because the 3rd most useful and precious theologian one of the early Lutherans, after Martin Luther and Martin Chemnitz. This ebook used to be his preferred devotional writing, released in 1606 while he used to be simply 23 years previous. It comprises fifty one meditations that convey a hot devotion and reverence for the Lord.

Russia Rising: Tracking the Bear in Bible Prophecy

Russia, back, is at the stream. the scoop headlines proclaim it. Georgia used to be first. Then, Ukraine and the invasion of Crimea. Meddling within the elections of the us undefined. For the fourth immediately yr, Forbes has ranked Vladimir Putin because the world’s strongest person—even above the president of the U.S..

Intimate Jesus: The sexuality of God incarnate

This is often the 1st e-book to open up for normal readers key questions on Jesus’ adventure of human sexuality and his perspective in the direction of it in himself and others. It examines the entire appropriate sayings and activities of Jesus and others within the Gospels, and explores their first-century cultural context (Jewish, Greek and Roman) with the intention to greater comprehend the historic Jesus as an absolutely rounded individual.

The Beast and Babylon: The Revival of Radical Islam

“The Beast and Babylon” solutions a few age-old questions about the 2 symbolic entities featured within the e-book of Revelation. those symbols have traditionally been typified as a revived Roman Empire, and its God-opposing spiritual opposite numbers that stand up (in Europe), ahead of the second one Coming of Jesus Christ.

Additional resources for 1 Samuel (Reformed Expository Commentaries)

Sample text

Download PDF sample

Rated 4.45 of 5 – based on 6 votes