King David of Israel
David (Hebrew: ד ָ ּ ו ִ ד , ד ָ ּ ו ִ י ד , Modern David Tiberian Dā wîḏ ; ISO 259-3 Dawid; Strong's Daveed; beloved; Arabic: د ا و و د or د ا و د [note A] Dā wū d) was the second king of the United Kingdom of Israel according to the Hebrew Bible and, according to the Gospels of Matthew and Luke, an ancestor of Jesus Christ through both Saint Joseph and Mary. He is depicted as a righteous king, though not without faults, as well as an acclaimed warrior, musician, and poet, traditionally credited for composing many of the ... more »
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King David of Israel Poems
Psalm 23: The LORD is my shepherd
1The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want. 2 He maketh me to lie down in green pastures: he leadeth me beside the still waters.
Psalm 28: Unto Thee Will I Cry, O LORD ...
1 Unto thee will I cry, O LORD my rock; be not silent to me: lest, if thou be silent to me, I become like them that go down into the pit.
Psalm 6: Deliver My Soul
1 O LORD, rebuke me not in thine anger, neither chasten me in thy hot displeasure. 2 Have mercy upon me, O LORD; for I am weak:
The Beauty Of Israel Is Slain
(A lamentation for King Saul, father-in-law of David, and his son Jonathan, friend of David) The beauty of Israel is slain upon thy high places: how are the mighty fallen!
Psalm 5: For Thou, LORD, Wilt Bless Th...
1 Give ear to my words, O LORD, consider my meditation. 2 Hearken unto the voice of my cry,
Psalm 51: Have mercy upon me, O God
(When the prophet Nathan came to David after he had committed adultery with Bathsheba.) 1 Have mercy upon me, O God, according to thy lovingkindness:
Psalm 7: O LORD My God, In Thee Do I P...
1 O LORD my God, in thee do I put my trust: save me from all them that persecute me, and deliver me: 2 Lest he tear my soul like a lion,
Psalm 13: I Have Trusted In Thy Mercy
1 How long wilt thou forget me, O LORD? for ever? how long wilt thou hide thy face from me? 2 How long shall I take counsel in my soul,
Psalm 18: The LORD is my rock
(When the LORD delivered him from the hand of all his enemies and from the hand of Saul.) 1I will love thee, O LORD, my strength.
Psalm 22: My God, why hast thou forsake...
1 My God, my God, why hast thou forsaken me? why art thou so far from helping me, and from the words of my roaring?
Psalm 8: How Excellent Is Thy Name In ...
1 O LORD, our Lord, how excellent is thy name in all the earth! who hast set thy glory above the heavens.
Psalm 11: For the righteous LORD loveth...
1 In the LORD put I my trust: how say ye to my soul, Flee as a bird to your mountain?
Psalm 12: The words of the LORD are pur...
1 Help, LORD; for the godly man ceaseth; for the faithful fail from among the children of men. 2 They speak vanity every one with his neighbour:
Psalm 30: Thou Hast Turned For Me My Mo...
1 I will extol thee, O LORD; for thou hast lifted me up, and hast not made my foes to rejoice over me.
Comments about King David of Israel
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(19 January 1809 - 7 October 1849)
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Psalm 23: The LORD is my shepherd
1The LORD is my shepherd; I shall not want.
2 He maketh me to lie down in green pastures:
he leadeth me beside the still waters.
3 He restoreth my soul:
he leadeth me in the paths of righteousness
for his name's sake.
4 Yea, though I walk through the valley of the shadow of death,
I will fear no evil: for thou art with me;
thy rod and thy staff they comfort me.
5 Thou preparest a table before me
in the presence of mine enemies:
thou anointest my head with oil;
my cup runneth over.
6 Surely goodness and mercy shall follow ...