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What is the age difference between King Saul and King David?

There is very little available data by which to answer this question. After the death of Saul, David became king of Judah in Hebron (2 Sam 2:11). We are told this happened when David was thirty years old (2 Sam 5:4-5). At the same time Saul’s youngest son, Ishbosheth, began to reign in Mahanaim at […]

How many times is the name Jonathan mentioned in the Bible?

According to e-Sword, there are 122 hits on “Jonathan”. Including Jonathan the son of Gershom, son of Moses (Apostate Priest to the tribe of Dan) Jonathan son of Saul (vast majority of the references) Jonathan the son of Abiathar (“son” of Zadok), the priest & servant of David Jonathan son of Jada, descendant of Caleb […]