2 Samuel

1:1 – 1:16 David learns of Saul and Jonathan’s death
1:17 – 1:27 David song for Saul and Jonathan
2:1 – 2:7 David crowned king of Judah
2:8 – 2:11 Ishbosheth (Saul’s son) crowned king of Israel
2:12 – 3:1 The ongoing war between Israel and Judah begins
3:2 – 3:5 David’s sons born in Hebron
3:6 – 3:21 Abner (commander of Saul’s/Ishboseth’s army) joins forces with David
3:22 – 3:30 Joab kills Abner at Hebron in revenge for killing his brother Asahel
3:31 – 3:39 David mourns Abner’s death
4:1 – 4:12 The murder of Ishbosheth – King Saul’s line forever cut off
5:1 – 5:5 David crowned king over all Israel and Judah
5:6 – 5:12 David captures Jerusalem from the Jebusites
5:13 – 5:16 David’s sons born in Jerusalem
5:17 – 5:25 David conquers the Philistines twice
6:1 – 6:15 27 The Ark of the Covenant brought back to Jerusalem
6:16 – 6:23 Michal, David’s wife, despises him for is extreme worship
7:1 – 7:29 The Lord’s covenant promise to David – David’s prayer of thanks
8:1 – 8:18 David’s military victories
9:1 – 9:13 28 David kindness is Mephibosheth, Jonathan’s son
10:1 – 10:19 David defeats the Ammonites
11:1 – 11:27 29 David sleeps with Bethsheba – David arranges Uriah’s death
12:1 – 12:25 Nathan rebukes David – David repents for his sin
12:26 – 12:31 David’s Captures Rabbah / Joab’s loyalty
13:1 – 13:39 Tamar, Absalom’s sister, is rapped by Amnon – Absalom’s revenge and flight
14:1 – 14:33 Joab arranges Absalom’s return
15:1 – 15:12 30 Absalom’s rebellion
15:13 – 15:37 David and household flee Jerusalem – sends Hushai back to counsel Absalom
16:1 – 16:4 David gives Ziba everything Mephibosheth’s owns (Ziba’s lie)
16:5 – 16:14 Shimei curses David – David doesn’t stop him
16:15 – 17:4 Ahithophel advises Absalom
17:5 – 17:29 Hushai’s advise is excepted over Ahithophel – Hushai warns David to escape
18:1 – 18:33 Absalom’s defeat and death – David mourns Absalom’s death
19:1 – 19:14 Joab rebukes David – David replaces Joab with Amasa as commander of army
19:15 – 19:40 David returns to Jerusalem – Kindness shown to Shimei, Mephibosheth and Barzillai
19:41 – 19:43 Israel and Judah argue over King David
20:1 – 20:26 Sheba leads revolt against David – Sheba killed – Joab reinstated as commander of army
21:1 – 21:14 David avenges the Gibeonites
21:15 – 21:22 Battles with Philistine / Four Philistines giants killed
22:1 – 22:51 David’s song of praise
23:1 – 23:7 David’s last words
23:8 – 23:17 David’s mightiest men
23:18 – 23:39 David’s 30 mighty men
24:1 – 24:17 David sins by taking a census of Israel and Judah – Judgment / 70,000 die
24:18 – 24:25 David builds altar and sacrifices – Plague stopped.