Israel warned against seeking
Sin of Israel in seeking
Israel in seeking, rejected God as their king
1Sa 8:7; 10:19.
Israel asked for, that they might be like the nations
First given to Israel in anger
God reserved to himself the choice of
De 17:14,15; 1Sa 9:16,17; 16:12.
When first established in Israel, not hereditary
De 17:20; 1Sa 13:13,14; 15:28,29.
Rendered hereditary in the family of David
2Sa 7:12-16; Ps 89:35-37.
Of Israel not to be foreigners
Laws for the government of the kingdom by, written by Samuel
Forbidden to multiply
Required to write and keep by them, a copy of the divine law
Had power to make war and peace
Often exercised power arbitrarily
1Sa 22:17,18; 2Sa 1:15; 4:9-12; 1Ki 2:23,25,31.
Ceremonies at inauguration of
Attended by a body-guard
1Sa 13:2; 2Sa 8:18; 1Ch 11:25; 2Ch 12:10.
Dwelt in royal palaces
2Ch 9:11; Ps 45:15.
Arrayed in royal apparel
1Ki 22:30; Mt 6:29.
Names of, often changed at their accession
2Ki 23:34; 24:17.
Approached with greatest reverence
1Sa 24:8; 2Sa 9:8; 14:22; 1Ki 1:23.
Presented with gifts by strangers
1Ki 10:2,10,25; 2Ki 5:5; Mt 2:11.
Right hand of, the place of honour
1Ki 2:19; Ps 45:9; 110:1.
Attendants of, stood in their presence
1Ki 10:8; 2Ki 25:19.
Exercised great hospitality
1Sa 20:25-27; 2Sa 9:7-13; 19:33; 1Ki 4:22,23,28.
Their revenues derived from
Sometimes nominated their successors
1Ki 1:33,34; 2Ch 11:22,23.
Punished for transgressing the divine law
2Sa 12:7-12; 1Ki 21:18-24.
Who reigned over all Israel
Who reigned over Judah
Who reigned over Israel
Called the Lord's anointed
1Sa 16:6; 24:6; 2Sa 19:21.
De 17:15; 1Ch 28:4-6.
1Sa 16:12; 2Sa 12:7.
Set up by God
1Sa 12:13; Da 2:21.
Removed by God
1Ki 11:11; Da 2:21.
Christ is the Prince of
Christ is the King of
Reign by direction of Christ
Supreme judges of nations
Resistance to, is resistance to the ordinance of God
Able to enforce their commands
Numerous subjects the honour of
Not save by their armies
Dependent on the earth
Prolong their reign by hating covetousness
Throne of, established by righteousness and justice
Pr 16:12; 29:14.
Specially warned against
The gospel to be preached to
Ac 9:15; 26:27,28.
Without understanding, are oppressors
Often reproved by God
Judgments upon, when opposed to Christ
Evil counsellors should be removed from
2Ch 22:3,4; Pr 25:5.
Curse not, even in thought
Ex 22:28; Ec 10:20.
Speak no evil of
Job 34:18; 2Pe 2:10.
Pay tribute to
Mt 22:21; Ro 13:6,7.
Be not presumptuous before
Folly of resisting
Pr 19:12; 20:2.
Punishment for resisting the lawful authority of
Guilt and danger of stretching out the hand against
1Sa 26:9; 2Sa 1:14.
They that walk after the flesh despise
2Pe 2:10; Jude 1:8.