The Counsel of Ahithophel

“And one told David, saying, Ahithophel is among the conspirators with Absalom. And David said, O Lord, I pray thee, turn the counsel of Ahithophel into foolishness.” 2 Samuel 15:31 Ahithophel was David’s most trusted advisor/counselor. He was also Bathsheba’s grandfather and great grandfather to King Solomon (Bathsheba’s son).  So, you can just imagine howContinue reading “The Counsel of Ahithophel”

What Happened Between David And Absalom? (Part 2)

“And Jonadab, the son of Shimeah David’s brother answered and said, let not my lord suppose that they have slain all the young men, the king’s sons; for Amnon only is dead. For by the appointment of Absalom this hath been determined from the day that he forced his sister Tamar.” 2 Samuel 13:32 TheContinue reading “What Happened Between David And Absalom? (Part 2)”

What Happened Between David And Absalom? (Part 1)

“And Jonadab, the son of Shimeah David’s brother answered and said, let not my lord suppose that they have slain all the young men, the king’s sons; for Amnon only is dead. For by the appointment of Absalom this hath been determined from the day that he forced his sister Tamar.” 2 Samuel 13:32 TheContinue reading “What Happened Between David And Absalom? (Part 1)”