(Read 2 Samuel 18:9-18) Let young people look upon Absalom, hanging on a tree, accursed, forsaken of heaven and earth; there let them read the Lord's abhorrence of rebellion against parents. The king's dale (mentioned also in Genesis 14:17.) 1765. Marks ambition"s aim, while the heap of stones (2 Samuel 18:17) marks ambition"s end. 1, 2. King James Bible Job Chapter: 18. 2 Samuel 7:1-17 (2017) [NEW SERIES] English Standard Version 2 Samuel 7:1-17 ESV Easy-Print Commentary 2 Samuel 7:1-17 ESV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary English Standard Version and Student Study Handout for 2 Samuel 7:1-17 King James Version 2 Samuel 7:1-17 KJV Easy-Print Commentary 2 Samuel 7:1-17 KJV Easy-Print Large Print Commentary Although he had no sons 2 Chronicles 11:20 says that Absalom had another daughter or granddaughter named Maacah, who later became the favorite wife of … 1 David now mustered the men who were with him and appointed generals and captains # 18:1 Hebrew appointed commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds. (Josephus, [Antiquities?] Adrichomius also relates (u), from travellers, that in the king's valley is now a tower, and a large heap of stones, which is increased every day more and more; for Heathens and strangers passing by there have a custom to cast everyone a stone at it, as it were revenging, according to the law, Absalom's rebellion against David his father, and curse him after this manner; let Absalom the parricide be cursed, and whoever unrighteously persecutes their parents are cursed for ever: for he said, I have no son to keep my name in remembrance; for though he had three sons, it seems they were all dead, see 2 Samuel 14:27. and he called the pillar after his own name, and it is called unto this day Absalom's place; or his "hand" (w), the work of his hand; some wrongly think it was in the form of an hand; it was an obelisk, or monument, erected to preserve his name; but since it became so infamous, it would have been better to have had it buried in oblivion. ; Fausset, A. R.; Brown, David. "Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible". 2 Samuel 11 Commentary, One of over 110 Bible commentaries freely available, this commentary by Albert Barnes, a dedicated student of the Bible, continues to be very popular even today. Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken,.... Had taken it into his head, had of himself devised it, as Kimchi explains it; he contrived the following scheme to perpetuate his memory: and reared up for himself a pillar, which is in the king's dale: or valley, the valley of Jehoshaphat; this pillar was of marble, as JosephusF15Antiqu l. 7. c. 10. sect. Read Bible Book Of 2 Samuel Chapter 18 In Online. Absalom in his life-time had ... reared up for himself a pillar , [ matsebet (Hebrew #4678), in the first clause, and yad (Hebrew #3027), hand, in the latter] - (see the notes at 1 Samuel 15:12.). Joab does not controvert the man's assertion, but, in haste to be gone, inquires the place, and takes his attendants with him; there, beholding the fair mark exposed, with three darts he strikes him through his heart, as he was yet alive, though hung; and, to make sure work, his ten attendants pierce him with many a mortal wound, and leave him dead on the spot. Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken and reared up for himself a pillar, which is in the king's dale: for he said, I have no son to keep my name in remembrance: and he called the pillar after his own name: and it is called to this day, Absalom's place. Hotting. The professor started as if a blow had struck him. But it may also be that Saul knew Michal’s character and heart and knew that she would be snare for him as a wife, as turned out to be the case in some regard (2 Samuel 6:16-23). Ed. Romans 7:24. Used by Permission. In the time of Josephus, it was nothing more than a single marble pillar. (b) It might afterwards have been called, as that near Rome is, Colonne infame, the infamous pillar. )He is slain. Copyright StatementThese files are public domain. And the king said unto the people, I will surely go forth with you myself also. (s) Travels, l. 3. p. 147. Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:5-9, 15, 31-33 . Some versions read 'four.' https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/wen/2-samuel-18.html. 2 Samuel 18:18 Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken and reared up for himself a pillar, which [is] in the king’s dale: for he said, I have no son to keep my name in remembrance: and he called the pillar after his own name: and it is called unto this day, Absalom’s place. It is an isolated block hewn out of the rocky ledge, twenty-four feet square and forty in height. And it is called unto this day, Absalom’s place.] The first seventeen verses of 2 Samuel 7 are commonly called the oracle of Nathan, while vv. Copyright StatementThese files are considered public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available in the Online Bible Software Library. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:18". Absalom having lost his sons, (ch. His sons all died similiarily, after he came from Geshur. So he named the pillar after his own name, and it is called Absalom's Monument to this day. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jtc/2-samuel-18.html. John Trapp Complete Commentary. See Doughty, Analect. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/bnb/2-samuel-18.html. 96: REFLECTIONS.—We have here Absalom among the fugitives, no longer exulting in confidence of success, but seeking by flight to escape the devouring sword. Listen to the Bible . Chapter 18. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/mpc/2-samuel-18.html. Colossians 3:11. God crossed him in his pride: for it proved a κενοταφιον, as the Greeks call it; and he as a dead beast was cast out of the way. 2 Samuel 18:18 Context. Print. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:18". 3. says, and stood about two furlongs or a quater mile from Jerusalem. 2 Samuel 18 David and Ziba 16 When David had passed a little beyond p the summit , q Ziba the servant of Mephibosheth met him , with a couple of donkeys saddled , bearing two hundred loaves of bread , r a hundred bunches of raisins , a hundred of summer fruits , and a skin of wine . Ted A. Smith | 2 Comments. 18-29 are David’s prayer in response to that oracle. Return to the Main Player . BibliographyBenson, Joseph. Absalom Murdered by Joab. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfu/2-samuel-18.html. Finding the new version too difficult to understand? Follow us. Thus was his vanity chastised! God would not allow him to live in his children, who had so wicked a heart toward his father. Swindoll's Living Insights New Testament Commentary Insights on 1, 2 & 3 John, Jude. Now Absalom in his life time had—reared—a pillar— The sacred writer mentions this particular, not only to shew the vanity of Absalom, but, we may reasonably conclude, still further to shew the vanity of human life in general. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:18". Ray. 1599-1645. Zadok was a descendant of Aaron's son Eleazar, while Abiathar was a descendent of Aaron's other son, Ithamar. The author of Cippi HebraiciF16P. “What do you do that for?” “Because it was the grave of a wicked son who disobeyed his father.” “And who was he?” “The son of David,” she replied. I will serve the lord] i.e. 3. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/acc/2-samuel-18.html. 1 Samuel 18 ; 1SAM 18:1 And it came to pass, when he had made an end of speaking unto Saul, that the soul of Jonathan was knit with the soul of David, and Jonathan loved him as his own soul. 14-27 (2 Samuel 24:15-25). Matthew 18:17 : Matthew 18:19 >> The Berean: Daily Verse and Comment Sign up for the Berean: Daily Verse and Comment, and have Biblical truth delivered to your inbox. 8. David Guzik :: Study Guide for 2 Samuel 18 ← Back to David Guzik's Bio & Resources . The king‘s dale - Anciently the “valley” of “Shaveh” (marginal reference), and apparently in the near neighborhood of Sodom; but the exact site is not known. 18 Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken and set up for himself a the pillar that is in b the King’s Valley, for he said, c “I have no son to keep my name in remembrance.” He called the pillar after his own name, and it is called Absalom’s monument 1 to this day. 2. Absalom's body is cast into a pit, and covered with a heap of stones, disgraced even in the dust; and thus terminates his aspiring course in the deepest ignominy. The decay in the house of Eli is so much graver as the priesthood is concerned also which ought to be the medium between God and the people. 1871-8. 1SAM 18:2 And Saul took him that day, and would let him go no more home to his father's house. This same Absalom, so far from being buried in this proud monument which he had erected, was killed and buried like a traitor, thrown into a pit, and a great heap of stones laid upon him. No son — The three sons mentioned (2 Samuel 14:27) seem to have died in childhood, and their names were never registered. Now Absalom had reared up for himself a pillar — To preserve his name; where as it had been more for his honour if his name had been buried in perpetual oblivion. But the first opinion seems most probable; and it was a remarkable judgment of God, that he who struck at his father’s life, should be punished with the death of all his sons. DAVID REVIEWING THE ARMIES. To be solicitous about a tomb for our bodies, while we are living in neglect of our souls, is the height of folly. Tools. to lead them. See at Genesis 14:17. 2 David sent out his troops, a third under the command of Joab, a third under Joab’s brother Abishai son of Zeruiah, and a third under Ittai the Gittite. 2 He sent the troops out in three groups, placing one group under Joab, one under Joab’s brother Abishai son of Zeruiah, and one under Ittai, the man from Gath. 2. ver. 1. ver. --- Hand, work. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:18". 1870. 16 And Joab blew the trumpet, and the people returned from pursuing after Israel: for Joab held back the people. p 174. Which is in the king’s dale — A place so called, near Jerusalem. New International Version (NIV) "Barnes' Notes on the Whole Bible". p. 43. BibliographyWesley, John. "The 1599 Geneva Study Bible". (Read all of 2 Samuel 18) Verse 5 And the king commanded Joab and Abishai and Ittai, saying, Deal gently for my sake with the young man, even with Absalom. Gill's Exposition of the Entire Bible "Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers". https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tbi/2-samuel-18.html. Absalom is dead. Most only his daughter survived into adulthood. About a quarter of a mile east of Jerusalem, in the Valley of Jehoshaphat. Sandys (s) says, at the east end of the bridge (over Kidron), and a little on the north, stands the pillar of Absalom, being yet entire, and of a good fabric, rising in a lofty square, below adorned with half columns, wrought out of the sides and corners, of the Doric form; and then changing into a round, a good height higher doth grow to a point in fashion of a bell, all framed of the growing stone; against this there lies a great heap of stones, which increaseth daily, by Jews and Mahometans throwing stones as they pass by; so that the frontispiece of it, which faces the road, as Le Bruyn (t) says, looks like a mountain of stones; but as to the fabric itself, he says, there is not a finer piece of workmanship to be met with in all those parts; it takes up a compass of ground of eighty two feet and an half square; the body, which is square, with its moulding, is one entire piece; and the coping, which is an ornament to it, and runs up into a point, taken with the rest of the work, is above thirty feet high; twenty columns, cut out of the same rock, add to the beauty of this pile; one sees through a broken window a great many pieces of antiquity that hang up in a chamber. KJV (Narrated) NKJV (Narrated) NKJV (Dramatized) NLT (Dramatized) NIV (Narrated) NIV (Dramatized) NASB (Narrated) RVR60 (Español) Absalom’s Defeat and Death. (9-18) David's over-sorrow. And he called the pillar after his own name. See the note on 1 Samuel 15:12. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:18". A pillar — A monumental column inscribed with his own name. Some, however, maintain (Bonar's 'Land of Promise,' p. 132) that this is the very monument which Absalom constructed for himself, and that the architectural orders exhibited on it, and the other adjoining tombs, some Ionic, others Doric, were in a rude form found in Syria and Phoenicia, as well as in Egypt, long before they were imported into Greece, where they were carried to a high pitch of perfection. Adrichomius also relatesF21Theatrum Terrae Sanet. 17 And they took Absalom, and cast him into a great pit in the wood, and laid a very great heap of stones upon him: and all Israel fled every one to his tent. 3). Use features like bookmarks, note taking and highlighting while reading 1 and 2 Samuel (The NIV Application Commentary Book 19). 1 - David Mustered The Men Who Were With Him And Appointed Over Them Commanders Of Thousands And Commanders Of Hundreds. David’s Return to Jerusalem (2 Samuel 19:9--20:26) 19. 2 Samuel 18:18. Rauwolff (q) says, that as you go from the valley of Jehoshaphat (r) to the Mount of Olives, you see below, towards your left hand, near unto the bridge of the river Kidron, an old square building like unto a steeple; this, although it is believed to this day, not only by Christians, but also by Turks and Moors, to be the grave of Absalom, as you shall see them fling stones into it as they go by, to revenge his unfaithfulness to his father, yet was he not buried there. Ray. A pillar — To preserve his name; whereas it had been more for his honour if his name had been buried in perpetual oblivion. 10:, sec. The King of the universe summoned the heavenly hosts before Him, that in their presence He might set forth the true position of His Son, and show the relation He sustained to all created beings. Long hair kills (II Samuel 18:1-18) 1 And David numbered the people that were with him, and set captains of thousands and captains of hundreds over them. Ce commentaire simple de chaque livre de la Bible ne remplace pas une étude approfondie de la Bible, mais il aidera le lecteur à découvrir les enseignements principaux de la merveilleuse Parole de Dieu.. Ce commentaire est extrait de l'ouvrage «Chaque jour les Écritures» de Jean Kœchlin. "John Wesley's Explanatory Notes on the Whole Bible". p. 1. "Whedon's Commentary on the Bible". It was a marble pillar with his statue upon it, saith Adrichomius. “Strange power of guilt,” says Delaney, “which can, in one moment, turn all the devices of vanity, all the memorials of excellence, all the securities of fame, into monuments of infamy.”. 18. mark, and afterwards we will speak. No entry exists in Forerunner Commentary for Matthew 18:18. Odyss. Cross-references and similar verses for 2 Samuel 7:18: sat. to lead them. No son. It was on the eastern side of Jerusalem, in the Kidron valley; though Absalom's pillar, which ecclesiastical tradition has transferred thither, a monument about forty feet in height and pointed like a pyramid, is not of early Hebrew, but of Grecian origin. Of all characters, a disobedient child is among the most abhorred. This pillar was made of marble, according to Josephus ('Antiquities,' b. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tcc/2-samuel-18.html. In the king's dale (cf. The king told the troops, “I myself will surely march out with you.” Most travellers have decided, with Robinson, that its style of architecture shows the work of a later age than that of Absalom; but some are inclined to identify it with the ancient pillar. 1 Matapos mag-usap sina Saul at David, ang kalooban ni Jonatan na anak ni Saul ay napalapit kay David. She was a beautiful woman.” The most likely explanation is that Absalom’s sons preceded him in death, especially since they are not named in 14:27. (2.) https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/kdo/2-samuel-18.html. 1999. by sacrifices and offerings (2 Samuel 15:12). But this was the effect of that pride and vain glory, which were the chief causes of his ruin. Promise Breakers and Promise Keepers (2 Samuel 21) 20. 2 Samuel 18:18; John 1:12. In these hard times we’re in, it’s more crucial than ever to start each day hearing God’s words and perspective before we hear the world’s. Absalom would have only David smitten; David would have only Absalom spared. 2 Samuel 18:1-4. BibliographyBarnes, Albert. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/ebc/2-samuel-18.html. For he said, I have no son to keep my name in remembrance. He had three sons, 2 Samuel 14:27. (19-33)1-8 How does David render good for evil! Bob was born and raised in a Christian home i... More. BibliographyPoole, Matthew, "Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:18". https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/jfb/2-samuel-18.html. Absalom... had taken and reared up for himself a pillar. Matthew Poole's English Annotations on the Holy Bible. As hoping one day to be a king amongst them: and pity but he had been served as that false Earl of Athol was, who, having murdered James, king of Scots, in hope to attain the crown, as his witches had promised him, was indeed crowned, but it was with a crown of red-hot iron clapped upon his head; being one of the tortures wherewith he ended at once his wicked days and desires. BibliographyExell, Joseph S. "Commentary on "2 Samuel 18:18". Favoriting is a great way to keep a list of sermons, programs, and ministry resources in your account. "Scofield Reference Notes on 2 Samuel 18:18". Absalom’s Place — Hebrew, Absalom’s hand, that is, his work; made, though not by his hand, yet for him and his glory, and by his appointment. Absalom may have remembered his father's device (1 Samuel … Had reared up for himself a pillar.] Be an Acts 17:11 Berean with Barclay. 7:, ch. "Scofield Reference Notes (1917 Edition)". 3). “The man who deserves a monument never needs one, and the man who needs one never deserves it.”. The New Testament begins by declaring Jesus Christ to be ""the Son of David,"" whose story is found in 1 & 2 Samuel. 4 And Peter said to Jesus, “Lord, it is good that we are here. But that leaves a textual problem: We need to reconcile 2 Samuel 18:18 with 2 Samuel 14:7: “There were born to Absalom three sons, and one daughter whose name was Tamar. The King's Valley (the King's Dale in the KJV) (2 Samuel 18:18). Absalom's place - literally, "Absalom's hand." ... {7ABC 438.2} Bible Commentary. Never miss a post. (1-8) He is slain. SandysF19Travels, l. 3. p. 147. There still stands in the Kidron valley a monument bearing this name. David numbered the people that were with him --The hardy mountaineers of Gilead came in great numbers at the call of their chieftains, so that, although without money to pay any troops, David soon found himself at the head of a considerable army. 1 David now mustered the men who were with him and appointed generals and captains # 18:1 Hebrew appointed commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds. 18:4 "The Treasury of Scripture Knowledge". 2. Nothing can preserve men from misery and contempt, but heavenly wisdom and the grace of God. Robert D. Bergen, New American Commentary (NAC), B&H, 1996, 485 pp. 2 Samuel 18:18. For he said, I have no son — He had had three sons, (2 Samuel 14:27,) but it appears by this they were all now dead, or if any one of them was alive, he thought him unfit and unworthy to keep up his name and honour; and it was a remarkable dispensation of divine providence, that he, who struck at his father’s life, should be punished with the death of all his sons. It is substantially Doric, with an Ionin volute, and has been supposed to have been built about the time of the Maccabees (see Hardy's 'Notices of the Holy Land,' p. 137; Olin's 'Travels,' 2:, p. This daily newsletter provides a starting point for personal study, and gives valuable insight into the verses that make up the Word of God. Outline of 2 Samuel 18 Absalom's army defeated. Bullinger's Companion bible Notes". "Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:18". Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken Had taken it into his head, had of himself devised it, as Kimchi explains it; he contrived the following scheme to perpetuate his memory: and reared up for himself a pillar, which [is] in the king's dale: Thes . 18 David mustered the men who were with him and appointed over them commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds. Ed. BibliographyJamieson, Robert, D.D. vii. (Verse 19-33. Now Absalom had reared up for himself a pillar —, Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken and reared up for himself a pillar, which. 2Sa 18:2 - And David sent forth a third part of the people under the hand of Joab, and a third part under the hand of Abishai the son of Zeruiah, Joab's brother, and a third part under the hand of Ittai the Gittite. 2 Samuel 18:18. Indeed, to this day there is a monument, shown to travellers, called Absalom’s Pillar; but it is evidently of modern structure. Sign In. (Verse 1-8. 2 Samuel 18-20 New International Version (NIV). BibliographyClarke, Adam. Study Resources:: Text Commentaries:: David Guzik:: 2 Samuel ← Back to David Guzik's Bio & Resources. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/rbc/2-samuel-18.html. Answ. The rather large number of discrepancies and inconsistencies in the text of Samuel and Kings has suggested to a number of recent historians that the so-called "United Kingdom" of Saul, David, and Solomon, as well as these individuals, never existed. Such sepulchral monuments were used in other nations; so Minerva advised Telemachus (x) to go in quest of his father Ulysses, and if he could not find him, but was assured of his death, then to raise a signal or monument in memory of him, which he resolved to do. It quite agrees with Absalom‘s preference for Hebron 2 Samuel 15:7, that his monument should be reared by him in the south. 2 - David Sent The Troops Out-a Third Under The Command Of Joab, A Third Under Joab's Brother Abishai Son Of Zeruiah, And A Third Under Ittai The Gittite. 1685. "The New John Gill Exposition of the Entire Bible". (6-8) Absalom’s armies are defeated. T Therefore, if heart means "midst of the oak" in this same passage, it has to mean in the midst of Absalom's body in the previous verse. The use of the definite article here (`THE' great pit, as in the Masoretic Text ) seems to indicate that it was well known. --- This author says that it was a pillar of marble; so that it is different from that which Doubdan (15) mentions, observing , that all who pass throw a stone at it. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:18". Copyright StatementThese files are public domain and are a derivative of an electronic edition that is available on the Christian Classics Ethereal Library Website. Absalom's place - Literally Absalom's Hand. BibliographyHaydock, George Leo. 2 Samuel 18 Absalom Killed. 2 Samuel 18:18. On the words “I have no son,” see at 2 Samuel 14:27. 1. 2 Samuel 7:17 : 2 Samuel 7:19 >> The Berean: Daily Verse and Comment Sign up for the Berean: Daily Verse and Comment, and have Biblical truth delivered to your inbox. 2 Mula noon, hindi na pinauwi ni Saul si David. (t) Voyage to the Levant, c. 48. p. 188. The king's valley, which received its name from the event narrated in Genesis 14:17, was two stadia from Jerusalem according to Josephus ( Ant . 51.) 2 He sent the troops out in three groups, placing one group under Joab, one under Joab’s brother Abishai son of Zeruiah, and one under Ittai, the man from Gath. | May 26, 2020 5.0 out of 5 stars 5 And all the people heard when the king gave all the captains charge concerning Absalom. Ed. 2 Samuel 1 – David Mourns the Death of Saul A. David learns of Saul and Jonathan’s deaths. 2. ver. Joseph Benson's Commentary. 2 Samuel 18:18; John 1:12 18 Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken and set up for himself a the pillar that is in b the King’s Valley , for he said , c “ I have no son to keep my name in remembrance . More information » Swindoll's Living Insights New Testament Commentary Insights on Revelation. says, that as you go from the valley of JehoshaphatF18So Benjamin. Dr. Pierrotti, Bible in hand, turned to the story of Absalom, and as he read it a new light shone on him. 2 Samuel 18:18 King James Version (KJV). Dr. Eremete Pierrotti, a French scientist, architect, and engineer, when an infidel, journeyed through Palestine with the avowed intention of disproving the truth of the Bible. 18. The king told the troops, “I myself will surely march out with you.” Absalom’s hand, i.e. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/hcc/2-samuel-18.html. 1. (1 Samuel 15:12 note.). Comment: I appreciate Barclay's unique insights on Greek words, but clearly his teaching about a "second chance" is NOT sound doctrine! 5. says, at the east end of the bridge (over Kidron), and a little on the north, stands the pillar of Absalom, being yet entire, and of a good fabric, rising in a lofty square, below adorned with half columns, wrought out of the sides and corners, of the Doric form; and then changing into a round, a good height higher doth grow to a point in fashion of a bell, all framed of the growing stone; against this there lies a great heap of stones, which increaseth daily, by Jews and Mahometans throwing stones as they pass by; so that the frontispiece of it, which faces the road, as Le BruynF20Voyage to the Levant, c. 48. p. 188. says, looks like a mountain of stones; but as to the fabric itself, he says, there is not a finer piece of workmanship to be met with in all those parts; it takes up a compass of ground of eighty two feet and an half square; the body, which is square, with its moulding, is one entire piece; and the coping, which is an ornament to it, and runs up into a point, taken with the rest of the work, is above thirty feet high; twenty columns, cut out of the same rock, add to the beauty of this pile; one sees through a broken window a great many pieces of antiquity that hang up in a chamber. Another view is that his sons died in youth. Absalom in his lifetime had reared up for himself a pillar — literally, “hand.” In the valley of Jehoshaphat, on the east of Jerusalem, is a tomb or cenotaph, said to be this “pillar” or monument: it is twenty-four feet square, dome-topped, and reaches forty feet in height. 7. And David pours forth his grief: "O my son Absalom, my son, my son Absalom! Genesis 14:17) - i:e., the valley of Jehoshaphat. Genesis 14:17. See discussion of his orthodoxy especially the article "The Enigmatic William Barclay". BibliographyEllicott, Charles John. So Martial (viii. 145.) F20. Copyright StatementThe Keil & Delitzsch Commentary on the Old Testament is a derivative of a public domain electronic edition. xiv. Which is in the king’s dale — A place so called, near Jerusalem. Now Absalom had reared up for himself a pillar — To preserve his name; where as it had been more for his honour if his name had been buried in perpetual oblivion. 1 and 2 Samuel (The NIV Application Commentary Book 19) - Kindle edition by Zondervan. (x) Homer. Rose] rather, 'used to rise,' and stand by the gate so as to meet all who went in or out. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:18". Die Enthauptung von Samuel Paty hat auch Deutschlands Lehrer alarmiert. Absalom has three sons and no son (2 Samuel 14:27; 18:18) • Historicity of David. Therefore built, before the first-born; or after his sons (2 Samuel 14:27) were dead. 2 Samuel 18 2-Samuel 18:19 Now Absalom in his lifetime had taken and set up for himself a pillar which is in the King's Valley, for he said, "I have no son to preserve my name." vii. This seems to be a resemblance of man's wickedness towards God, and God's mercy to man, of which it is hard to say which is most amazing. BibliographyCoke, Thomas. It would now be beneath him to have sex with these violated women. Paragraph. And he called the pillar after his own name.] Was it right for Joab to kill Absalom? Ver. Itinerar. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/gsb/2-samuel-18.html. "Commentary on 2 Samuel 18:18". ((p) P. 26. 2 Samuel 7:1-18 New International Version (NIV) God’s Promise to David. To report dead links, typos, or html errors or suggestions about making these resources more useful use our convenient, John Gill's Exposition of the Whole Bible, and reared up for himself a pillar, which, for he said, I have no son to keep my name in remembrance, and he called the pillar after his own name, and it is called unto this day Absalom's place, Commentary Critical and Explanatory on the Whole Bible, Absalom in his lifetime had reared up for himself a pillar, Keil & Delitzsch Commentary on the Old Testament. 10, 3), and therefore not “close to the Dead Sea,” or in regione transjordanensi (Ges . Best Commentary on 1-2 Samuel - Best Commentaries Reviews Best Commentaries on 1 & 2 Samuel - Tim Challies Challies rates Dale Ralph Davis book #1 - Click for an except of 1Samuel 1:1-2:10 comments - 2 Samuel Commentary Below are the "Contents" from Davis' book which have interesting titles outlining 2 Samuel… All Rightes Reserved, Larry Pierce, Winterbourne, Ontario.A printed copy of this work can be ordered from: The Baptist Standard Bearer, 1 Iron Oaks Dr, Paris, AR, 72855. BibliographyKeil, Carl Friedrich & Delitzsch, Franz. says of a vial! Ed. … Shmuel I - I Samuel - Chapter 18 ... Rashi 's Commentary: Show Hide. Ed. Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, Keil and Delitzsch Biblical Commentary on the Old Testament. (2 Samuel 18:17). BibliographyJamieson, Robert, D.D. (Menochius) --- The same word is translated, triumphal arch, 1 Kings xv. https:https://www.studylight.org/commentaries/tsk/2-samuel-18.html. Note; (1.) The arch-rebel being dispatched, a retreat is sounded, as the rest would return to their allegiance; and enough of blood had been spilt, so that there needed no prisoners to be executed. In the valley of Jehoshaphat, on the east of Jerusalem, is a tomb or cenotaph, said to be this "pillar" or monument: it is 24 feet square, dome-topped, and reaches 40 feet in height. A pillar, to preserve his name in memory; whereas it had been more for his honour if his name had been buried in perpetual oblivion. Visiting the heap of stones over Absalom’s grave, an Arab woman came by with her little child, which she held by the hand. Forth his grief: `` O my son, my son Absalom ellicott 's Commentary: Show.! Said, I have no son ( 2 Samuel 18 2 Samuel 18:18 '' ( )... 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