When was King David first anointed?
David was around 15 years old when Samuel anointed him king in the midst of his brothers.
What is the point of Nathan’s parable to David?
that the purpose of the parable is to induce “the king to give the ruling on the fictitious case that [Nathan] wants for the real one” (p. 421) rather than to induce him to pass judgment on himself.
What did Jonathan say to David?
Jonathan said to David, “Go in peace, for we have sworn friendship with each other in the name of the LORD, saying, `The LORD is witness between you and me, and between your descendants and my descendants forever. ‘” Then David left, and Jonathan went back to the town.
What did God tell David about his sin?
“Have mercy upon me, O God, according to thy loving kindness: according unto the multitude of thy tender mercies blot out my transgressions. Wash me throughly from mine iniquity, and cleanse me from my sin. For I acknowledge my transgressions: and my sin is ever before me. …
What did God tell David?
“Now then, tell my servant David, `This is what the LORD Almighty says: I took you from the pasture and from following the flock to be ruler over my people Israel. I have been with you wherever you have gone, and I have cut off all your enemies from before you.
What did Nathan say to David that moved him to say I have sinned?
13 David said to Nathan, “I have sinned against the LORD.” And Nathan said to David, “The LORD has put away your sin; you shall not die.