- 2 Samuel
- "Heard of God"
- 960 BC
- Bible Division
- Greatness is Given to Israel, yet Unrest Remains
- 2 Samuel is actually the story of David which occurs after Samuel has died. It tells of David becoming a great king of Israel, perhaps the greatest, but when the king stumbles, his kingdom follows.
4004 BC2021 AD
1055 BC — 1015 BC
1. David Informed Mourns for Saul and Jonathan2. David Made King over Judah; Ish-Bosheth Rules over Israel3. House of David Strengthened; Joab murders Abner4. The Murder of Ish-bosheth5. David Becomes King over All Israel Defeats the Philistines6. The Ark Is Brought to Jerusalem7. David Plans a Temple; David's Prayer8. David Defeats the Philistines Moabites Syrians9. David by Ziba Sends for Mephibosheth10. David Defeats Ammon and Aram11. David and Bathsheba12. Nathan Rebukes David; Solomon Born13. Amnon and Tamar; Amnom Killed by Absalom14. The Widow of Tekoa; Absalom Recalled15. Absalom's Conspiracy; David Flees Jerusalem16. David and Ziba; Shimei Curses David; Absalom Enters Jerusalem17. Hushai's Warning Saves David18. Absalom Slain by Joab; David Mourns19. Joab Causes David to Cease His Mourning; David Restored20. Sheba Rebels; Joab Kills Amasa; Revolt Ended21. The Gibeonites Avenged; Battles with the Philistines22. David's Song of Deliverance23. David's Last Song24. The Census Taken; David Builds an Altar