Topics for 04/28

Carefully read the passage and be prepared to discuss at least one of the topics.

2 Samuel 19:9-43

  • Discuss David's possible motivations for forgiving those who had turned on him.
  • Following Barzillai's lead, what leeway do Christians have to request special treatment for others? Are there cautions to be taken?
  • Did David contribute to the ongoing rivalry between Judah and Israel? Should he have tried to heal that-if so, how?