Passwords should have at least 6 characters. range of evangelical traditions, all of the ideas and principles conveyed Minor Prophets b. Pentateuch 1 Samuel 11 in the Picture Study Bible, with Maps and Background Information on 1 Samuel 11 (Bible History Online) The questions contain minimal human commentary, but instead urge students to study to understand Scripture. Then Nahash the Ammonite came up and encamped against Jabesh Gilead; and all the men of Jabesh said to Nahash, “Make a covenant with us, and we will serve you.” And Nahash the Ammonite answered them, “On this condition I will make a covenant with you, that I may put out all your right eyes, and bring reproach on all Israel.”. a. Samuel said to the people: As well as anyone, Samuel knew that the people were not entirely behind Saul when he was proclaimed as king in Gilgal (1 Samuel 10:24, 27). (1Sa 11:6-8) Zealous for Israel’s cause, Saul angrily gathers an army. Just then Saul was returning from the fields, behind his oxen, and he asked, “What is wrong with everyone? GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point Samuel said to the people: Samuel, as well as anyone, knew that the people were not entirely behind Saul when he was proclaimed as king in Gilgal (1 Samuel 10:24, 27). Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores. Satan will attack us anyway he can, and he often uses times of victory to attack. The Hands of Dagon and the Hand of God (1 Samuel 5:1-7:17) 6. Johannine Writings Pauline Epistles General Epistles Bible > STU > 1 Samuel 11 ... Study Bible by Bible Hub in cooperation with Helps Ministries. Pauline Epistles a. The book of 1 Samuel introduces one of the most fascinating stories in all of Scripture, the reign of King David. Major Prophets We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. 5. 1 Now Nahash the Ammonite came up and besieged Jabesh-gilead; and all the men of Jabesh said to Nahash, "Make a covenant with us and we will serve you." i. Prophets m They destroyed the Ammonites and besieged Rabbah. -------------------- So Samuel wisely sees this time of victory as a strategic opportunity to renew the kingdom at Gilgal. Luke-Acts Knowing we have a savior should make us glad. d. Whoever does not go out with Saul and Samuel to the battle: “Saul’s inclusion of Samuel implies that he expects the prophet to accompany him into battle in view of the fact that Saul is responding to the Spirit of God.” (Baldwin). GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Use semicolons to separate groups: 'Gen;Jdg;Psa-Mal' or 'Rom 3-12;Mat 1:15;Mat 5:12-22', There are options set in 'Advanced Options', The Whole Bible a. Encamped against Jabesh Gilead: The Ammonite enemy surrounded this Israelite city, and simply by doing so he made his demands clear. Renewing the Kingdom (1 Samuel 11:14-12:25) 9. Thank you for registering. When the cause is right and the need desperate, it is wrong to do nothing. Peninnah had children, but Hannah had none. All the men of Jabesh said to him, “Make a treaty b with us, and we will serve you.” And they ravaged the Ammonites and besieged j Rabbah. Johannine Writings b. Today the Lord has accomplished salvation in Israel: In 1 Samuel 11:3, the men of Jabesh Gilead wondered if there was one to save us. Minor Prophets Not a man shall be put to death this day: Saul wisely knew this was no time to take revenge on his opponents. Poetical Books Make a covenant with us, and we will serve you: The men of Jabesh Gilead felt this was their only hope of survival. He took a pair of oxen, cut them into pieces, and sent the pieces by messengers throughout Israel, proclaiming, “This is what will be done to the oxen of anyone who does not follow Saul and Samuel.” Then the terror of the LORD fell on the people, and they came out together as one. Minor Prophets Johannine Writings They were horrified at the demand of Nahash but they also knew they had no other choice. But sometimes our sense of loyalty and devotion wanes. He didn’t have to promote himself, or scheme on his own behalf. Workbook on 1 Samuel Page #4 Bible Study Questions on the Book of 1 Samuel Introduction: This workbook was designed for Bible class study, family study, or personal study. Luke-Acts Read and study 1 Samuel 11 in the original language with the Interlinear Study Bible on StudyLight.org Luke-Acts The men of Jabesh didn’t know for certain. It was rescued by the newly minted king, king Saul, which gave him the approval rating he needed. Westminster Leningrad … NIV®. n But David remained in Jerusalem. c. Saul put the men into three companies: Saul was a man of good military strategy. If there is no one to save us: Was there no one to save them? (1Sa 11:3) The elders of Jabesh Gilead answer Nahash. Major Prophets Nahash and his army were utterly routed, and the city of Jabesh Gilead was saved. This is always God’s pattern. a. Insensibly we drift from our strenuous endeavour to act always as his devoted subjects. 2. 2 And Nahash the Ammonite answered them, On this condition will I make a covenant with you, that I may thrust out all your right eyes, and lay it for a reproach upon all Israel. And they said to the messengers who came, “Thus you shall say to the men of Jabesh Gilead: ‘Tomorrow, by the time the sun is hot, you shall have help.’ ” Then the messengers came and reported it to the men of Jabesh, and they were glad. The class book is suitable for teens and up. Wisdom Literature Johannine Writings You can deal with us on your terms." Scripture quoted by permission. In 1 Samuel … -------------------- In it He reveals Himself and His glory for us to witness. 1 About a month later, King Nahash of Ammon led his army against the Israelite town of Jabesh-gilead. Upon hearing of the plight of Jabesh Gilead, all the people lifted up their voices and wept. i. Saul had to prove himself before many would accept his reign as king. A verification email has been sent to the address you provided. -------------------- He was anointed as king by Samuel (1 Samuel 10:1) and recognized by king by much of the nation of Israel (1 Samuel 10:24). Historical Books The chapter began with a general named Nahash of the country of Ammon, he … John 3:16, Jesus faith love), The Whole Bible “The message contained a clever ambiguity, while giving the impression that surrender was intended.” (Baldwin). All rights reserved. 1 About a month later, # 11:1 As in Dead Sea Scroll 4QSam a and Greek version; Masoretic Text lacks About a month later. i. Nahash made this demand for many reasons. So the messengers came to Gibeah of Saul and told the news in the hearing of the people. b. This was exactly the reaction Nahash hoped for. The Spirit of God came upon Saul but it did not come to entertain him or to thrill him. Cross references, discussion questions, teaching points, outline, and applications on 2 Samuel 11. At first light they broke into the enemy camp and slaughtered Ammonites until noon. (1Sa 11:1-2) Nahash the Ammonite gives an ultimatum to an Israelite city. Those who were left ran for their lives, scattering every which way. The Father hath anointed Him, and set Him on his holy hill; and we have gladly assented to the appointment, and made Him King. ( B) And all the men of Jabesh said to him, “Make a treaty. in the resource materials are not necessarily affirmed, in total, by this ministry. -------------------- “Jesus is our King. Pauline Epistles 10 The men of Jabesh then told their enemies, “Tomorrow we will come out to you, and you can do to us whatever you wish.” 11 But before dawn the next morning, … King Nahash of Ammon led his army against the Israelite town of Jabesh-gilead. But all the citizens of Jabesh asked for peace. Salem Media Group. 1 Samuel 11:1 "Then Nahash the Ammonite came up, and encamped against Jabesh-gilead: and all the men of Jabesh said unto Nahash, Make a covenant with us, and we will serve thee." The New World Translation of the Holy Scriptures is published by Jehovah’s Witnesses. Defeat of the Ammonites. b. The manner of the threat seemed more from the Mafia than from the people of God, but Saul wanted it clear that failure to step up and defend the cause of God at this time was sin and it would be punished as sin. Those who survived were scattered, so that no two of them were left together. Wisdom Literature Half-blinding the men of this city would bring reproach on all Israel by making Israel look weak and unable to prevent such an atrocity. Then the Spirit of God came upon Saul: It was time for Saul to act and God was with him. It was the Lord who did the saving and Saul was humble enough to know it. Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. Prophets -------------------- And then, if there is no one to save us, we will come out to you.”. They spoke as if they would surrender to Nahash, so that his army would be unprepared for battle. Saul Sacrifices His Kingdom (1 Samuel 13:1-14) 10. There they sacrificed fellowship offerings before the LORD, and Saul and all the Israelites held a great celebration. b. Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica. 1 Samuel 11:5-11. -------------------- ( C) with us, and we will be subject to you.”. Satan, having failed in the attack through Nahash now tried to attack Israel – even in victory – by dividing the nation against each other. The New Testament GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point So Samuel wisely sees this time of victory as a strategic opportunity to renew the kingdom at Gilgal. Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. Then Nahash the Ammonite came up, and encamped against Jabeshgilead: and all the men of Jabesh said unto Nahash, Make a covenant with us, and we will serve thee. Second, by allowing the messengers to go through all Israel he made his name big and his reputation feared throughout the whole nation. i. of Scripture. General Epistles Saul was the man the Lord raised up to bring the victory, yet Saul himself knew that the Lord has accomplished salvation in Israel. (1-2) Nahash the Ammonite gives an ultimatum to an Israelite city. The Old Testament It was understandable for some to say, “Let’s see what kind of man this Saul is.” But once it was demonstrated (as it was in this chapter) it would have been wrong for them to fail to support Saul. GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point But Nahash the Ammonite replied, “I will make a treaty with you only on the condition that I gouge out the right eye of every one of you and so bring disgrace on all Israel.”, The elders of Jabesh said to him, “Give us seven days so we can send messengers throughout Israel; if no one comes to rescue us, we will surrender to you.”. Individual instructors or editors may still require the use of URLs. Note: MLA no longer requires the URL as part of their citation standard. 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Otherwise, the king would be the first to know of the threat against Jabesh instead of hearing the news second or third hand. c. There Saul and all the men of Israel rejoiced greatly: They certainly did. Yet how often is the sight repeated! -------------------- GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation. -------------------- 1 Samuel chapter 11; 11:1-3 - Nahash attacks Jabesh Gilead; 11:4-7 - Saul’s powerful leadership; 11:8 - Saul gathers a vast army; 11:9-11 - Saul defeats Nahash’s army; 11:12-15 - Saul becomes popular 1 Samuel chapter 12; 12:1-5 - Samuel’s last speech; 12:6-8 - … 2 “All right,” Nahash said, “but only on one condition. 1 There was a certain man from Ramathaim, a Zuphite [] from the hill country of Ephraim, whose name was Elkanah son of Jeroham, the son of Elihu, the son of Tohu, the son of Zuph, an Ephraimite. 1. ii. Prophets 1 Samuel 11:1-15—Read the Bible online or download free. -------------------- So, he just went back home, went to work in the field and figured God would tell him what to do when the time was right. Then Samuel said to the people, “Come, let us go to Gilgal and renew the kingdom there.” So all the people went to Gilgal, and there they made Saul king before the Lord in Gilgal. Then the Spirit of God came upon Saul when he heard this news, and his anger was greatly aroused. Pauline Epistles The messengers came and reported it to the men of Jabesh, and they were glad: Before they did not know if there was anyone to save them. 1 Samuel 8:11 English Standard Version (ESV). [A previous revision of this page can be found here]. ABOUT THIS STUDY The Bible is an amazing gift from our awesome God. Give Us a King! 1 Samuel. 3. So all the people went to Gilgal and made Saul king in the presence of the LORD. 7. he took a yoke of oxen, and hewed them in pieces--(see Judges 19:29). The Gospels 2 He had two wives; one was called Hannah and the other Peninnah. Pentateuch GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select an Ending Point “O Saul, Saul, how well for thee it would have been hadst thou maintained this spirit! Saul, Jonathan, and the Philistines (1 Samuel 13:15-14:15) 11. The Old Testament GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, Select a Beginning Point 11 Nahash[ a] ( A) the Ammonite went up and besieged Jabesh Gilead. Please see Blue Letter Bible's Privacy Policy for cookie usage details. There is a sense in which we can consecrate ourselves only once; but we can renew our vows often.” (Meyer). But he must continue to fight and win the inward battle, and he could only do so as he was filled with the Spirit of the Lord and walking in the Spirit, under the leadership of the King of Kings over Israel. They knew the Lord called them to do something about the crisis at Jabesh Gilead. Error: Passwords should have at least 6 characters, Error: Usernames should only contain letters, numbers, dots, dashes, or underscores. In this study, you’ll trace the lives of several key characters. I’m excited that you’re joining this journey through the Book of 1 Samuel. This 11-week curriculum goes along with our 1 Samuel class. 1 Samuel 11 King James Version (KJV). All rights reserved worldwide. The Gospels The Blue Letter Bible ministry and the BLB Institute hold to the historical, If there is no one to save them Nahash could do to them as he pleased, and losing an eye seemed better to them than losing their lives. CHAPTER 11. (1Sa 11:4-5) Saul hears of the plight of Jabesh Gilead. 2. Now there was Saul, coming behind the herd from the field; and Saul said, “What troubles the people, that they weep?” And they told him the words of the men of Jabesh. And it happened that those who survived were scattered, so that no two of them were left together. 1. In hand-to-hand combat the man with one eye has less depth perception and is at a disadvantage to a man with two eyes. The New Testament a. David Guzik :: Study Guide for 2 Samuel 11 [A new version of this page can be found here] ... (1 Samuel 25:42-43, 2 Samuel 3:2-5). This is not necessarily a bad thing. And all the people lifted up their voices and wept. 2 But Nahash the Ammonite said to them, "I will make it with you on this condition, that I will gouge out the right eye of every one of you, thus I will make it a reproach on all Israel." c. That we may send messengers: Nahash let the messengers go for two reasons. Saul’s anger was not out of a personal sense of hurt or offense, but out of a righteous concern for the cause of the Lord among His people. 1 Samuel 1:11 Hebrew Study Bible ... שמואל א 1:11 Hebrew Bible ותדר נדר ותאמר יהוה צבאות אם ראה תראה בעני אמתך וזכרתני ולא תשכח את אמתך ונתתה … GenesisExodusLeviticusNumbersDeuteronomyJoshuaJudgesRuth1 Samuel2 Samuel1 Kings2 Kings1 Chronicles2 ChroniclesEzraNehemiahEstherJobPsalmsProverbsEcclesiastesSong of SongsIsaiahJeremiahLamentationsEzekielDanielHoseaJoelAmosObadiahJonahMicahNahumHabakkukZephaniahHaggaiZechariahMalachiMatthewMarkLukeJohnActsRomans1 Corinthians2 CorinthiansGalatiansEphesiansPhilippiansColossians1 Thessalonians2 Thessalonians1 Timothy2 TimothyTitusPhilemonHebrewsJames1 Peter2 Peter1 John2 John3 JohnJudeRevelation, (Hebrew/Greek Search by English Definition), * 'Number Delimiters' only apply to 'Paragraph Order', Search verses, phrases, and topics (e.g. Also shows there was nothing for him to touch others one to save us and. 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