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Description - The Message of Samuel by Mary J Evans

Reading the books of 1 and 2 Samuel, we witness the transition of Israel from tribal confederacy to established monarchy. And, as Mary Evans shows in this passage-by-passage commentary, during such a transition questions of identity and power are unavoidable. In the aftermath of the decline of the judges, priests abuse their priestly privileges; a people covets the centralized authority of its impious neighbors; and a throne is won, forsaken, redeemed, lost and found again. But in the key characters in this dawning era of Israelite history we see, hidden behind the faults and failings of Israel's best and brightest, the faithfulness of a God who looks on the heart and directs the path of every king and every kingdom.

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Book Details

ISBN: 9780830824298
ISBN-10: 0830824294
Format: Paperback
(208mm x 140mm x 20mm)
Pages: 286
Imprint: Inter-Varsity Press,US
Publisher: InterVarsity Press
Publish Date: 2-Apr-2004
Country of Publication: United States

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