SUMMARY OF 1 SAMUEL

 

BIBLICAL PERIOD

#6 THE UNITED KINGDOM

FOCUS

THE LAST JUDGES OF ISRAEL

THE FIRST KINGS OF ISRAEL

COVENANT

THE SINAI COVENANT

SCRIPTURE

1:1--------------------------4:1-----------------------8:1------------------13:1--------------15:10-31:13

 

DIVISION

 

# 1 Transition of leadership from Eli to Samuel

 

Samuel: Priest and last Judge of Israel

#2 Transition of leadership from Samuel to King Saul

 

The reign of King Saul

#3 Transition of leadership from Saul to David

 

TOPIC

 

 

DECLINE OF ISRAEL AS A THEOCRACY

 

 

RISE OF ISRAEL AS A MONARCHY

ELI

SAMUEL

SAUL

DAVID

 

LOCATION

 

 

THE PROMISED LAND ISRAEL

 

TIME

 

 

Circa 94 years

 

TIME LINE: [all dates BC] Assyrian Empire----------------------------------------------Babylon-------Persia

 

UNITED KINGDOM OF ISRAEL--------------DIVIDED KINGDOMS of Israel & Judah

c. 1147 c. 1010 c. 970 c. 930 c. 873-853 722 568 539
Saul becomes King Death of Saul Death of David Death of Solomon Elijah the Prophet Israel destroyed by Assyria Judah Destroyed Persians conquer Babylon
David - King Solomon - King Rehoboam - King Begin the Exile Return to Judah begins