SEPTEMBER 2018
RUTH
SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 1, 2018
Ruth Chapter 1
Ru 1:1-3: Elimelech, driven by famine into Moab, dies there.
Ru 1:4-5: Mahlon and Chilion, having married wives of Moab, die also.
Ru 1:6-7: Naomi, returning homeward,
Ru 1:8-13: dissuades her two daughters-in-law from going with her.
Ru 1:14-18: Orpah leaves her, but Ruth with great constancy accompanies her.
Ru 1:19-22: They two come to Beth-lehem, where they are gladly received.
Ruth Chapter 2
Ru 2:1-3: Ruth gleans in the field of Boaz.
Ru 2:4-7: Boaz takes notice of her,
Ru 2:8-17: and shews her great favour.
Ru 2:18-23:
That which she got, she carries to Naomi.

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SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 2, 2018
Ruth Chapter 3
Ru 3:1-4: By Naomi’s instruction.
Ru 3:5-7: Ruth lies at Boaz’s feet.
Ru 3:8-13: Boaz acknowledges the right of a kinsman.
Ru 3:14-18: He sends her away with six measures of barley.
Ruth Chapter 4
Ru 4:1-5: Boaz calls into judgment the next kinsman.
Ru 4:6-8: He refuses the redemption according to the manner in Israel.
Ru 4:9-10: Boaz buys the inheritance.
Ru 4:11-12: He marries Ruth.
Ru 4:13-17: She bears Obed, the grandfather of David.
Ru 4:18-22: The generations of Pharez unto David.
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I SAMUEL
MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 3, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 1
1Sa 1:1-3: Elkanah, a Levite, having two wives, worships yearly at Shiloh.
1Sa 1:4-8: He cherishes Hannah, though barren, and provoked by Peninnah.
1Sa 1:9-11: Hannah in grief prays for a child.
1Sa 1:12-18: Eli first rebuking her, afterwards blesses her.
1Sa 1:19-23: Hannah, having born Samuel, stays at home till he is weaned.
1Sa 1:24-28: She presents him, according to her vow, to the Lord.
1 Samuel Chapter 2
1Sa 2:1-11: Hannah’s song in thankfulness.
1Sa 2:12-17: The sin of Eli’s sons.
1Sa 2:18-19: Samuel’s ministry.
1Sa 2:20-21: By Eli’s blessing Hannah is more fruitful.
1Sa 2:22-26: Eli reproves his sons.
1Sa 2:27-36: A prophecy against Eli’s house.
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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 4, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 3
1Sa 3:1-10: How the word of the Lord was first revealed to Samuel.
1Sa 3:11-14: God tells Samuel the destruction of Eli’s house.
1Sa 3:15-18: Samuel, though loath, tells Eli the vision.
1Sa 3:19-21: Samuel grows in credit.
1 Samuel Chapter 4
1Sa 4:1-2: The Israelites are overcome by the Philistines at Ebenezer.
1Sa 4:3-9: They fetch the ark unto the terror of the Philistines.
1Sa 4:10-11: They are smitten again, the ark taken, and Hophni and Phinehas are slain.
1Sa 4:12-18: Eli at the news, falling backward, breaks his neck.
1Sa 4:19-22: Phinehas’s wife, discouraged in her travail with I-chabod, dies.
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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 5
1Sa 5:1-2: The Philistines having brought the ark into Ashdod, set it in the house of Dagon.
1Sa 5:3-7: Dagon is smitten down and cut in pieces, and they of Ashdod smitten with emerods.
1Sa 5:8-9: So God deals with them of Gath, when it was brought thither;
1Sa 5:10-12: and so with them of Ekron, when it was brought thither.
1 Samuel Chapter 6
1Sa 6:1-9: After seven months the Philistines take counsel how to send back the ark.
1Sa 6:10-18: They bring it on a new cart with an offering unto Beth-shemesh.
1Sa 6:19-20: The people are smitten for looking into the ark.
1Sa 6:21: They send to them of Kirjath-jearim to fetch it.
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THURDSAY, SEPTEMBER 6, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 7
1Sa 7:1: They of Kirjath-jearim bring the ark into the house of Abinadab, and sanctify Eleazar, his son to keep it.
1Sa 7:2: After twenty years,
1Sa 7:3-6: the Israelites, by Samuel’s means, solemnly repent at Mizpeh.
1Sa 7:7-12: While Samuel prays and sacrifices, the Lord discomfits the Philistines by thunder at Eben-ezer.
1Sa 7:13-14: The Philistines are subdued.
1Sa 7:15-17: Samuel judges Israel.
1 Samuel Chapter 8
1Sa 8:1-5: By occasion of the ill government of Samuel’s sons, the Israelites ask a king.
1Sa 8:6-9: Samuel praying in grief, is comforted by God.
1Sa 8:10-18: He tells the manner of a king.
1Sa 8:19-22: God wills Samuel to yield unto the importunity of the people.
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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 7, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 9
1Sa 9:1-5: Saul despairing to find his father’s asses,
1Sa 9:6-10: by the counsel of his servant,
1Sa 9:11-14: and direction of young maidens,
1Sa 9:15-17: according to God’s revelation,
1Sa 9:18: comes to Samuel.
1Sa 9:19-24: Samuel entertains Saul at the feast.
1Sa 9:25-27: Samuel, after secret communication, brings Saul on his way.
1 Samuel Chapter 10
1Sa 10:1: Samuel anoints Saul.
1Sa 10:2-8: He confirms him by prediction of three signs.
1Sa 10:9-13: Saul’s heart is changed, and he prophesies.
1Sa 10:14-16: He conceals the matter of the kingdom from his uncle.
1Sa 10:17-25: Saul is chosen at Mizpeh by lot.
1Sa 10:26-27: The different affections of his subjects.
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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 8, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 11
1Sa 11:1-3: Nahash offers them of Jabesh-gilead a reproachful condition.
1Sa 11:4-11: They send messengers, and are delivered by Saul.
1Sa 11:12-15: Saul thereby is confirmed, and his kingdom renewed.
1 Samuel Chapter 12
1Sa 12:1-5: Samuel testifies his integrity.
1Sa 12:6-15: He reproves the people of ingratitude.
1Sa 12:16-19: He terrifies them with thunder in harvest time.
1Sa 12:20-25: he comforts them in God’s mercy.
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SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 9, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 13
1Sa 13:1-2: Saul’s select band.
1Sa 13:3-4: He calls the Hebrews to Gilgal against the Philistines, whose garrison Jonathan had smitten.
1Sa 13:5: The Philistines’ great host.
1Sa 13:6-7: The distress of the Israelites.
1Sa 13:8-10: Saul, weary of staying for Samuel, sacrifices.
1Sa 13:11-16: Samuel reproves him.
1Sa 13:17-18: The three spoiling bands of the Philistines.
1Sa 13:19-23: The policy of the Philistines, to suffer no smith in Israel.
1 Samuel Chapter 14
1Sa 14:1-14: Jonathan goes and miraculously smites the Philistine’s garrison.
1Sa 14:15-16: A divine terror makes them beat themselves.
1Sa 14:17-20: Saul, not staying the priest’s answer, sets on them.
1Sa 14:21-23: The captivated Hebrews, and the hidden Israelites, join against them.
1Sa 14:24-30: Saul’s unadvised adjuration hinders the victory.
1Sa 14:31-34: He restrains the people from eating blood.
1Sa 14:35-36: He builds an altar.
1Sa 14:37-46: Jonathan, taken by lot, is save by the people.
1Sa 14:47-52: Saul’s victories, strength, and family.
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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 10, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 15
1Sa 15:1-5: Samuel sends Saul to destroy Amalek.
1Sa 15:6: Saul favours the Kenites.
1Sa 15:7-9: He spares Agag and the best of the spoil.
1Sa 15:10-23: Samuel denounces unto Saul God’s rejection of him for his disobedience.
1Sa 15:24-31: Saul’s humiliation.
1Sa 15:32-33: Samuel kills Agag.
1Sa 15:34-35: Samuel and Saul part.
1 Samuel Chapter 16
1Sa 16:1-5: Samuel sent by God, under pretence of a sacrifice, comes to Beth-lehem.
1Sa 16:6-10: His human judgment is reproved.
1Sa 16:11-14: He anoints David.
1Sa 16:15-23: Saul sends for David to quiet his evil spirit.
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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 11, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 17
1Sa 17:1-3: The armies of the Israelites and Philistines being ready to battle,
1Sa 17:4-11: Goliath challenges a combat.
1Sa 17:12-27: David, sent by his father to visit his brethren, takes the challenge.
1Sa 17:28-29: Eliab chides him.
1Sa 17:30-31: He is brought to Saul;
1Sa 17:32-37: shews the reason of his confidence;
1Sa 17:38-54: and slays the giant.
1Sa 17:55-58: Saul takes notice of David.
1 Samuel Chapter 18
1Sa 18:1-4: Jonathan loves David.
1Sa 18:5-9: Saul envies his praise;
1Sa 18:10-11: seeks to kill him in his fury;
1Sa 18:12-16: fears him for his good success;
1Sa 18:17-22: offers him his daughters for a snare.
1Sa 18:23-27: David persuaded to be the king’s son-in-law, gives two hundred foreskins of the Philistines for Michal’s dowry.
1Sa 18:28-30: Saul’s hatred and David’s glory increase.
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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 19
1Sa 19:1-3: Jonathan discloses his father’s purpose to kill David.
1Sa 19:4-7: He persuades his father to reconciliation.
1Sa 19:8-11: By reason of David’s good success in a new war, Saul’s malicious rage breaks out against him.
1Sa 19:12-17: Michal deceives her father with an image in David’s bed.
1Sa 19:18-19: David comes to Samuel in Naioth.
1Sa 19:20-21: Saul’s messengers sent to take David,
1Sa 19:22-24: and Saul himself, prophesy.
1 Samuel Chapter 20
1Sa 20:1-10: David consults with Jonathan for his safety.
1Sa 20:11-17: Jonathan and David renew their covenant by oath.
1Sa 20:18-23: Jonathan’s token to David.
1Sa 20:24-34: Saul, missing David, seeks to kill Jonathan.
1Sa 20:35-42: Jonathan affectionately takes his leave of David.
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 13, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 21
1Sa 21:1-6: David at Nob obtains of Ahimelech hallowed bread.
1Sa 21:7: Doeg is present.
1Sa 21:8-9: David takes Goliath’s sword.
1Sa 21:10-15: David at Gath feigns himself mad.
1 Samuel Chapter 22
1Sa 22:1-2: Companies resort unto David at Adullam.
1Sa 22:3-4: At Mizpeh he commends his parents unto the king of Moab.
1Sa 22:5: Admonished by Gad, he comes to Hareth.
1Sa 22:6-8: Saul going to pursue him, complains of his servants’ unfaithfulness.
1Sa 22:9-10: Doeg accuses Ahimelech.
1Sa 22:11-16: Saul commands to kill the priests.
1Sa 22:17-19: The footmen refusing, Doeg executes it.
1Sa 22:20-23: Abiathar escaping, brings David the news.
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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 14, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 23
1Sa 23:1-6: David, enquiring of the Lord by Abiathar, rescues Keilah.
1Sa 23:7-13: God shewing him the coming of Saul, and the treachery of the Keilites, he escapes from Keilah.
1Sa 23:14-18: In Ziph Jonathan comes and comforts him.
1Sa 23:19-24: The Ziphites discover him to Saul.
1Sa 23:25-28: At Maon he is rescued from Saul by the invasion of the Philistines. 1Sa 23:29: He dwells at En-gedi.
1 Samuel Chapter 24
1Sa 24:1-7: David, in a cave at En-gedi, having cut off Saul’s skirt, spares his life.
1Sa 24:8-15: He shews thereby his innocency.
1Sa 24:16-22: Saul, acknowledging his fault, takes an oath of David, and departs.
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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 15, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 25
1Sa 25:1: Samuel dies.
1Sa 25:2-9: David in Paran sends to Nabal.
1Sa 25:10-13: Provoked by Nabal’s churlishness, he minds to destroy him.
1Sa 25:14-17: Abigail understanding thereof,
1Sa 25:18-22: takes a present;
1Sa 25:23-31: and by her wisdom,
1Sa 25:32-35: pacifies David.
1Sa 25:36-38: Nabal hearing thereof, dies. 1Sa 25:39-43: David takes Abigail and Ahinoam to be his wives.
1Sa 25:44: Michal is given to Phalti.
1 Samuel Chapter 26
1Sa 26:1-3: Saul, by the discovery of the Ziphites, comes to Hachilah against David.
1Sa 26:4-12: David coming into the trench stays Abishai from killing Saul, but takes his spear and cruse.
1Sa 26:13-16: David reproves Abner;
1Sa 26:17-20: and exhorts Saul.
1Sa 26:21-25: Saul acknowledges his sin.
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SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 16, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 27 1
Sa 27:1-4: Saul, hearing David to be in Gath, seeks no more for him.
1Sa 27:5-7: David begs Ziklag of Achish.
1Sa 27:8-12: He, invading other countries, persuades Achish he fought against Judah.
1 Samuel Chapter 28
1Sa 28:1-2: Achish puts confidence in David.
1Sa 28:3: Saul having destroyed the witches,
1Sa 28:4-6: and now in his fear forsaken of God,
1Sa 28:7: has recourse to a witch;
1Sa 28:8-14: who, encouraged by Saul, raises up Samuel.
1Sa 28:15-20: Saul hearing his ruin, faints.
1Sa 28:21-25: The woman and his servants refresh him with meat.
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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 17, 2018
1 Samuel Chapter 29
 1Sa 29:1-2: David marching with the Philistines,
1Sa 29:3-5: is disallowed by their princes.
1Sa 29:6-11: Achish dismisses him, with commendations of his fidelity.
1 Samuel Chapter 30
1Sa 30:1-3: The Amalekites spoil Ziklag.
1Sa 30:4-10: David asking counsel, is encouraged by God to pursue them.
1Sa 30:11-21: By the means of a revived Egyptian he is brought to the enemies, and recovers all the spoil.
1Sa 30:22-25: David’s law to divide the spoil equally between them that fight and them that keep the stuff.
1Sa 30:26-31: He sends presents to his friends.
1 Samuel Chapter 31
1Sa 31:1-6: Saul, having lost his army, and his sons slain, he and his armour-bearer kill themselves.
1Sa 31:7: The Philistines possess the forsaken towns of the Israelites.
1Sa 31:8-10: They triumph over the dead carcases.
1Sa 31:11-13: They of Jabesh-gilead recovering the dead bodies by night, burn them at Jabesh, and mournfully bury their bones.
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2 SAMUEL
TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 18, 2018
2 Samuel Chapter 1
2Sa 1:1-16: The Amalekite, who brought tidings of the overthrow, and accused himself of Saul’s death, is slain.
2Sa 1:17-27: David laments Saul and Jonathan with a song.
2 Samuel Chapter 2
2Sa 2:1-4: David, by God’s direction, with his company goes up to Hebron, where he is made king of Judah.
2Sa 2:5-7: He commends them of Jabesh-gilead for their kindness to Saul.
2Sa 2:8-11: Abner makes Ishbosheth king of Israel.
2Sa 2:12-17: A mortal skirmish between twelve of Abner’s and twelve of Joab’s men.
2Sa 2:18-24: Asahel is slain.
2Sa 2:25-31: At Abner’s motion, Joab sounds a retreat.
2Sa 2:32: Asahel’s burial.
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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19, 2018
2 Samuel Chapter 3
2Sa 3:1: During the war David still waxes stronger.
2Sa 3:2-5: Six sons are born to him in Hebron.
2Sa 3:6: Abner, displeased with Ish-bosheth,
2Sa 3:7-12: revolts to David.
2Sa 3:13-16: David requires as a condition to bring him his wife Michal.
2Sa 3:17-21: Abner, having communed with the Israelites, is feasted by David, and dismissed.
2Sa 3:22-27: Joab returning from battle, is displeased with the king, and kills Abner.
2Sa 3:28-30: David curses Joab; 2Sa 3:31-39: and mourns for Abner.
2 Samuel Chapter 4
2Sa 4:1: The Israelites being troubled at the death of Abner,
2Sa 4:2-8: Baanah and Rechab slay Ish-bosheth, and bring his head to Hebron.
2Sa 4:9-12: David causes them to be slain, and Ish-bosheth’s head to be buried.
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 20, 2018
2 Samuel Chapter 5
2Sa 5:1-3: The tribes come to Hebron and anoint David over Israel.
2Sa 5:4-5: David’s age.
2Sa 5:6-10: He taking Zion from the Jebusites, dwells in it.
2Sa 5:11-12: Hiram sends to David.
2Sa 5:13-16: Eleven sons are born to him in Jerusalem.
2Sa 5:17-21: David, directed by God, smites the Philistines at Baal-perazim;
2Sa 5:22-25: and again at the mulberry trees.
2 Samuel Chapter 6
2Sa 6:1-5: David fetches the ark from Kirjath-jearim on a new cart.
2Sa 6:6-8: Uzzah is smitten at Perez-uzzah.
2Sa 6:9-11: God blesses Obed-edom for the ark.
2Sa 6:12-16:David brings the ark into Zion with sacrifices, and dances before it; for which Michal despises him.
2Sa 6:17-19: He places it in a tabernacle with great joy and feasting.
2Sa 6:20-23: Michal, reproving David for his religious joy, is childless to her death.
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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 21, 2018
2 Samuel Chapter 7
2Sa 7:1-3: Nathan, first approving the purpose of David to build God a house,
2Sa 7:4-11: after by the word of God forbids him.
2Sa 7:12-17: God promises him benefits and blessings in his seed.
2Sa 7:18-29: David’s prayer and thanksgiving.
2 Samuel Chapter 8
2Sa 8:1-2: David subdues the Philistines and the Moabites.
2Sa 8:3-8: He smites Hadadezer, and the Syrians.
2Sa 8:9-10: Toi sends Joram with presents to bless him.
2Sa 8:11-13: The presents and the spoil David dedicates to God.
2Sa 8:14-15: He puts garrisons in Edom.
2Sa 8:16-18: David’s officers.
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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 22, 2018
2 Samuel Chapter 9
2Sa 9:1-6: David by Ziba sends for Mephibosheth.
2Sa 9:7-8: For Jonathan’s sake he entertains him at his table, and restores him all that was Saul’s.
2Sa 9:9-13: He makes Ziba his farmer.
2 Samuel Chapter 10
2Sa 10:1-5: David’s messengers, sent to comfort Hanun the son of Nahash, are villanously treated.
2Sa 10:6-14: The Ammonites, strengthened by the Syrians, are overcome by Joab and Abishai.
2Sa 10:15-19: Shobach, making a new supply of the Syrians at Helam, is slain by David.
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SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 23, 2018
2 Samuel Chapter 11
2Sa 11:1-5: While Joab besieges Rabbah, David commits adultery with Bath-sheba.
2Sa 11:6-13: Uriah, sent for by David to cover the adultery, would not go home.
2Sa 11:14-17: He carries to Joab the letter of his death.
2Sa 11:18-25: Joab sends the news thereof to David.
2Sa 11:26-27: David takes Bath-sheba to wife.
2 Samuel Chapter 12
2Sa 12:1-6: Nathan’s parable of the ewe lamb causes David to be his own judge.
2Sa 12:7-14: David, reproved by Nathan, confesses his sin, and is pardoned.
2Sa 12:15-23: David mourns and prays for the child while it lives.
2Sa 12:24-25: Solomon is born, and named Jedidiah.
2Sa 12:26-31: David takes Rabbah, and tortures the people thereof.
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MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 24, 2018
2 Samuel Chapter 13
2Sa 13:1-14: Amnon loving Tamar, by Jonadab’s counsel feigning himself sick, ravishes her.
2Sa 13:15-18: He hates her, and shamefully turns her away.
2Sa 13:19-22: Absalom entertains her, and conceals his purpose.
2Sa 13:23-30: At a sheep-shearing among all the king’s sons, he kills Amnon.
2Sa 13:31-36: David grieving at the news, is comforted by Jonadab.
2Sa 13:37-39: Absalom flies to Talmai at Geshur.
2 Samuel Chapter 14
2Sa 14:1-24: Joab, suborning a widow of Tekoah by a parable to incline the king’s heart to fetch home Absalom, brings him to Jerusalem. 2Sa 14:25-27: Absalom’s beauty, hair, and children.
2Sa 14:28-33: After two years, Absalom is brought into the king’s presence by Joab.
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TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 25, 2018
2 Samuel Chapter 15
2Sa 15:1-6: Absalom, by fair speeches and courtesies, steals the hearts of Israel.
2Sa 15:7-9: Under pretence of a vow, he obtains leave to go to Hebron.
2Sa 15:10-12: He makes there a great conspiracy.
2Sa 15:13-18: David upon the news flees from Jerusalem.
2Sa 15:19-23: Ittai will not leave him.
2Sa 15:24-29: Zadok and Abiathar are sent back with the ark.
2Sa 15:30: David and his company go up mount Olivet weeping.
2Sa 15:31: He curses Ahithophel’s counsel.
2Sa 15:32-37: Hushai is sent back with instructions.
2 Samuel Chapter 16
2Sa 16:1-4: Ziba, by presents and false suggestions, obtains his master’s inheritance.
2Sa 16:5-8: At Bahurim Shimei curse David.
2Sa 16:9-14: David with patience abstains, and restrains others, from revenge.
2Sa 16:15-19: Hushai insinuates himself into Absalom’s counsel.
2Sa 16:20-23: Ahithophel’s counsel.
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WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 26
2 Samuel Chapter 17
2Sa 17:1-14: Ahithophel’s counsel is overthrown by Hushai’s, according to God’s appointment.
2Sa 17:15-22: Secret intelligence is sent unto David.
2Sa 17:23-24: Ahithophel hangs himself.
2Sa 17:25-26: Amasa is made captain.
2Sa 17:27-29: David at Mahanaim is furnished with provisions.
2 Samuel Chapter 18 2Sa 18:1-5: David viewing the armies in their march gives them charge of Absalom.
2Sa 18:6-8: The Israelites are sorely smitten in the wood of Ephraim.
2Sa 18:9-17: Absalom, hanging in an oak is slain by Joab, and cast into a pit.
2Sa 18:18: Absalom’s place.
2Sa 18:19-32: Ahimaaz and Cushi bring tidings to David.
2Sa 18:33: David mourns for Absalom.
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THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 27, 2018
2 Samuel Chapter 19
2Sa 19:1-8: Joab causes the king to cease his mourning.
2Sa 19:9-10: The Israelites are earnest to bring the king back.
2Sa 19:11-17: David sends to the priests to incite them of Judah.
2Sa 19:18-23: Shimei is pardoned;
2Sa 19:24-31: Mephibosheth excused;
2Sa 19:32-40: Barzillai dismissed, and Chimham his son taken into the king’s family.
2Sa 19:41-43: The Israelites expostulate with Judah for bringing home the king without them.
2 Samuel Chapter 20
2Sa 20:1-2: By occasion of the quarrel, Sheba makes a party in Israel.
2Sa 20:3: David’s ten concubines are put in confinement for life.
2Sa 20:4-13: Amasa, made captain over Judah, is slain by Joab.
2Sa 20:14-15: Joab pursues Sheba unto Abel.
2Sa 20:16-22: A wise woman saves the city by Sheba’s head.
2Sa 20:23-26: David’s officers.
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FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 28
2 Samuel Chapter 21
2Sa 21:1-9: The three years’ famine for the Gibeonites ceases, by hanging seven of Saul’s sons.
2Sa 21:10-11: Rizpah’s kindness unto the dead.
2Sa 21:12-14: David buries the bones of Saul and Jonathan in his father’s sepulchre.
2Sa 21:15-22: Four battles against the Philistines, wherein four valiants of David slay four giants.
2 Samuel Chapter 22
2Sa 22:1-51: David’s psalm of thanksgiving for God’s powerful deliverance, and manifold blessings.
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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 29, 2018
2 Samuel Chapter 23
2Sa 23:1-5: David, in his last words, professes his faith in God’s promises to be beyond sense or experience.
2Sa 23:6-7: The different state of the wicked.
2Sa 23:8-39: A catalogue of David’s mighty men.
2 Samuel Chapter 24
2Sa 24:1-4: David, tempted by Satan, forces Joab to number the people.
2Sa 24:5-9: The captains, in nine months and twenty days, bring the muster of thirteen hundred thousand fighting men.
2Sa 24:10-14: David repents, and having three plagues propounded by God, chooses the three days’ pestilence.
2Sa 24:15-17: After the death of three score and ten thousand, David by prayer prevents the destruction of Jerusalem.
2Sa 24:18-25: David, by God’s direction, purchases Araunah’s threshing floor; where having sacrificed, the plague stays.
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1 KINGS
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 30, 2018
1 Kings Chapter 1
1Ki 1:1-4: Abishag cherishes David in his extreme age.
1Ki 1:5-10: Adonijah, David’s darling, usurps the kingdom.
1Ki 1:11-14: By the council of Nathan,
1Ki 1:15-21: Bath-sheba moves the king,
1Ki 1:22-27: and Nathan seconds her.
1Ki 1:28-31: David renews his oath to Bath-sheba.
1Ki 1:32-40: Solomon, by David’s appointment, being anointed king by Zadok and Nathan, the people triumph.
1Ki 1:41-49: Jonathan bringing the news, Adonijah’s guests fly.
1Ki 1:50-53: Adonijah, flying to the horns of the altar, upon his good behaviour, is dismissed by Solomon.
1 Kings Chapter 2
1Ki 2:1-2: David, having given a charge to Solomon,
1Ki 2:3-4: of religiousness;
1Ki 2:5-6: of Joab;
1Ki 2:7: of Barzillai;
1Ki 2:8-9: of Shimei;
1Ki 2:10-11: dies.
1Ki 2:12: Solomon succeeds.
1Ki 2:13-25: Adonijah, moving Bath-sheba to sue unto Solomon for Abishag, is put to death.
1Ki 2:26-27: Abiathar, having his life given him, is deprived of the priesthood.
1Ki 2:28-34: Joab fleeing to the horns of the altar, is there slain.
1Ki 2:35: Benaiah is put in Joab’s room, and Zadok in Abiathar’s.
1Ki 2:36-46: Shimei, confined to Jerusalem, by occasion of going thence to Gath, is put to death.
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