In all of satan’s deception, he was the most deceived of all. Later rabbinic traditions name him as one of six ancient Israel… To explain bringing Uriah home, David asked him to report on the progress of the battle, hoping he would lay with his wife. Absalom went against his father David’s wishes not to kill Ammon. 2 Samuel 17:25 ascribes these two daughters to Nahash , which may mean that Nahash is another … 1 Samuel 16. Now therefore the sword shall never depart from thine house; because thou hast despised me, and hast taken the wife of Uriah the Hittite to be thy wife. He lived in Bethlehem, in Judea, and was of the Tribe of Judah, he was a farmer, breeder and owner of goats. It became a standard poetic And the spirit of the LORD shall rest upon him, the spirit of wisdom and understanding, the spirit of counsel and might, the spirit of knowledge and of the fear of the LORD; God spared David each time. However, it is this lowly shepherd boy whom, to the … That which is at first a sapling gains strength and grows into a "branch" (see Isaiah 4:2 , where the word used, though different, is synonymous). But the thing that David had done displeased the LORD. David must have been surprised at Uriah, and told him to wait two more days before returning to the front.32, David surely assumed he would spend time with his wife. (But it is not quite certain if 1 Sam 20 belongs to the same source as 16:14-23.) What a man of honor! Expand all ... Third-born of Jesse’s eight sons, the brother of David and the father of Jonathan and Jonadab (1 Sm 16:9; 17:13). 10 In that day there shall be a Root of Jesse, who shall stand as a banner to the peoples. The prophet Samuel invites Jesse and his family to a sacrificial feast, but Jesse only brings his seven oldest sons, including Eliab, Abinadab, and Shammah; all seven were rejected by God as king (1 Samuel 16:6–10). Notice in verse 11 that through this line, the Lord would recover the remnant of His people from all the nations of the earth. In his long life he would father eight sons and at least two daughters. Thus Jesus is the Virga Jesseor "stem of Jesse". "Jesse" - discussed most often in the books of Samuel-1 (24), Chronicles-1 (5) and Ruth (2). What the Bible says about Davidic Lineage of Jesus (From Forerunner Commentary) Genesis 3:14-15 Six thousand years later, the Israelitish people and modern-day Christians living by faith are still anticipating the Promised Seed's second coming in glory. According to the Bible, Jesse was the son of Obed and the grandson of Ruth and of Boaz. All of this cost Absalom his life. Paul specifically acknowledged Jesus Christ as the root of Jesse in whom the Gentiles put their hope: “And again, Isaiah says, ‘The Root of Jesse will spring up, one who will arise to rule over the nations; in him the Gentiles will hope’” (verse 12). Jesse is the father of eight (1 Samuel 16:10-13) or seven (1 Chronicles 2:15) sons, namely Eliab , Abinadab , Shimea , Nethanel , Raddai , Ozem , and David , and two daughters, Zeruiah and Abigail . His home was in the town of Bethlehem Ephratah. Thus God revealed further details of His plan which was first stated in Genesis 3:15. But David enjoyed being in the congregation of the Lord, in fellowship with God. And one said, Is not this Bathsheba, the daughter of Eliam, the wife of Uriah the Hittite? 25 David even became a fugitive in the wilderness and God brought an army to him to support him! David had the power of a king, even though it was as yet unrecognized and he didn’t have the benefits of living as a king. Published by Dean Smith. And it came to pass on the seventh day, that the child died. Have you ever wondered why the house of Jesse, David’s father, was prophesied to be the line through which the kings of Israel would come, and yet Saul was chosen as the first king? And Saul cast the javelin; for he said, I will smite David even to the wall with it. This should be happening today. But David was spared. Zechariah 6:12 And speak unto him, saying, Thus speaketh the LORD of hosts, saying, Behold the man whose name is The BRANCH; and he shall grow up out of his place, and he shall build the temple of the LORD: Revelation 5:5 And one of the elders saith unto me, Weep not: behold, the Lion of the tribe of Juda, the Root of David, hath prevailed to open the book, and to loose the seven seals thereof. 31 II Samuel 11:5 And the woman conceived, and sent and told David, and said, I am with child. Yet for all this, satan did not know that in Jesus Christ, God had His own seed. Those who did follow God were never able to fully rid the land of idolatry and sin as God desired. But when I saw that they walked not uprightly according to the truth of the gospel, I said unto Peter before them all, If thou, being a Jew, livest after the manner of Gentiles, and not as do the Jews, why compellest thou the Gentiles to live as do the Jews? And there shall come forth a rod out of the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall grow out of his roots: "And there shall come forth a rod out of the stem of Jesse, and a Branch shall grow out of his roots" (King James Version).From the Latin Vulgate Bible used in the Middle Ages: . This was his second effort to thwart God’s plan for the house of Jesse. Jesse takes the stage with his eight sons in 1 Samuel 16–17. 1 Samuel 16:10 "Again, Jesse made seven of his sons to pass before Samuel. WORDS OF GOD IN RED. This time it was against the Ammonites, the same lineage mentioned earlier, from Lot’s bastard sons. 30, At this point, David’s closeness with the Father was very weakened. In this case, satan used this advantage to leverage David into more sin. And the Spirit of the Lord shall rest upon him, the Spirit of wisdom and understanding, the Spirit of counsel and might, the Spirit of knowledge and the fear of the Lord. Jesse (wealthy), the father of David, was the son of Obed, who again was the fruit of the union of Boaz and the Moabitess Ruth.His great-grandmother was Rahab the Canaanite, of Jericho. And David sent messengers, and took her; and she came in unto him, and he lay with her; for she was purified from her uncleanness: and she returned unto her house. Gabriel is listed in Jewish literature as one of seven archangels, holding the highest rank after Michael. Remember also that Jesse was the father of King David, and Micah had prophesied that the Messiah would be of the house and lineage of David and be born in David’s city, Bethlehem (Micah 5:1). David repented, and though God forgave and told him he would not die, yet he still had to deal with the severe consequences. He died a miserable failure. Look at how He worked with Nathan to confront David himself!27 Look at how the Apostle Paul confronted Peter for his vacillating doctrines regarding Judean and Christian association and the circumcision traditions.28 Paul was fighting for the health and welfare of the church and was obligated by the Lord to speak out against Peter’s error in this instance. As a shepherd, and because he could have intimacy with the Lord, the Lord took him to school out in the fields. Origins. “Seven of his sons”: With David, Jesse had 8 sons. David was the youngest of Jesse’s eight sons. He took David’s wives, in fulfillment of Nathan’s prophecy in 2 Samuel 12:11. In God’s eyes he was already functioning as king over Israel. NET Bible Then Samuel said to Jesse, "Is that all of the young men?" Just the year before, David successfully defeated the Syrians, but not the Ammonites. In Amos 3:7 we learn that God will do nothing but that He first reveals His secrets to His servants the prophets.23 Isaiah spoke what God told him. The evil that followed in David’s generations included personal rebellion, sickness, suicide, murder, mental illness, and much more. Many people think that to speak out against the sin of anointed ministers is “touching the Lord’s anointed.”, Nothing could be further from the truth. (b) The next mention of Jesse is in three contemptuous references by Saul to David as "the son of Jesse" in 1 Sam 20:27,30,31, part of the quarrel-scene between Saul and Jonathan. and to whom is the arm of the LORD revealed? I am the Root and the Offspring of … For less than $1 a week, you'll get devotionals, Bible study guides, thematic studies, and much more! Was it lack of focus? Publisher : Zondervan Publishing House; Reprint. An illegitimate child is not from love, but from lust outside of marriage. However, Uriah was a man of such integrity, that he refused to receive a benefit which his own troops could not have. God gave him the idea to just cut a chunk off his underwear, and wave it before him from across the valley. After killing Ammon, Absalom rose up and decided to be king. When that failed, he used the bastard curse to corrupt David’s bloodline. There was a big, dark secret in David’s life that few people are aware of. But His son could. Of the four gospel accounts, only those two deal with the birth and early life of Jesus. The pattern of genealogy in the Hebrew Scriptures is followed by the New Testament pattern where two genealogies are found: Matthew 1:1-17 and Luke 3:23-38. 34 Bible Verses about Jesse. While they both provide an account of the birth and early l… 29 We must always be governed by love and by the Word of the Lord. See also I Samuel 19:9-10 and 20:33. What a shepherd! God had already anointed him king. Like most notable traders, he is most known for his big calls, shorting the stock market prior to the Panic of 1907 and the 1929 Great Depression. 24 I Samuel 17:26 And David spake to the men that stood by him, saying, What shall be done to the man that killeth this Philistine, and taketh away the reproach from Israel? He was the real king. Samuel the prophet was such a judge. I Samuel 16:10-11 clearly implies that Jesse, the father of Israel’s King David, had at least eight sons, of which David was the eighth. Remember the bastard curse was effective for ten generations? Even then, Uriah refused to sleep in the comfort of his own bed with his wife. They couldn’t panic. "JESSE" in the KJV Bible. Saul saw that David had God’s anointing and that David’s heart was merciful. Virga is a "green twig", "rod" or "broom", as well as a convenient near-pun with Virgo or Virgin, which undoubtedly influenced the development of the image. Jesse was the son of Ohed, and the grandson of Boaz and Ruth. Satan was working on multiple fronts. ¤ ¤ ¤ 1) Eliab God is father; (God of the father) (Nu.l:9). But in this case, the parents continued to live. David had the choice to destroy Saul, God’s anointed. But even with God’s mercy, the consequences still remained as a curse in David and Bethsheba’s bloodline. It is His church, not ours. In the New Testament the lineage of Jesus is traced by two of the Gospel writers, Matthew in descending order, and Luke in ascen… And Nathan departed unto his house. Adultery was accompanied by ordering the murder of Uriah, which produced additional generational curses in his family, all of which came into being in association with the bastard curse. Ruth 4:17 | View whole chapter | See verse in context And the women her neighbours gave it a name, saying, There is a son born to Naomi; and they called his name Obed: he is the father of Jesse, the father of David. And the elders of his house arose, and went to him, to raise hi up from the earth: but he would not, neither did he eat bread with them. But David tarried still at Jerusalem. Breaking the Authority of the Bastard Curse Restoring the Congregation of the Lord By Carl L. Fox and Paul D. Norcross The House of Jesse Have you ever wondered why the house of Jesse, David’s father, was prophesied to be the line through which the kings of Israel would come, and yet Saul was chosen … Continue reading Chapter 8: The House of Jesse → But when she heard that her husband was dead, she did her customary mourning thing. Depictions of the Jesse Tree are based on a passage from the Book of Isaiah. We can only speculate, but certainly satan was working on many levels in people’s lives. I wrote how I created my homemade Jesse tree in a previous blog post, including a link for the printable ornaments. Even that didn’t work, so he tried to use Saul to murder David. Listen on Tune-In; Listen on Soundcloud; Bible Study Archive; Previous Next. And Nathan said unto David, The LORD also hath put away thy sin; thou shalt not die. Almost every king, with only a few exceptions, became more evil with each reign. There shall come forth a shoot from the stump of Jesse, and a branch from his roots shall bear fruit. And the LORD struck the child that Uriah’s wife bare unto David, and it was very sick. Jesse was the son of Obed, and grandson of Boaz and Ruth (Ruth 4:13-22). It’s not that David tried to keep it secret, but many of us simply fail to connect the dots. Start a House Church; Harmony Bible Radio . What an awesome prophetic word! 30 Matthew 5:27-28 Ye have heard that it was said by them of old time, Thou shalt not commit adultery:
But I say unto you, That whosoever looketh on a woman to lust after her hath committed adultery with her already in his heart. et egredietur virga de radice Iesse et flos de radice eius ascendet (Isaiah 11:1). David and Bethsheba constituted generation number one of the bastard curse. He was the tenth generation. And it came to pass in an eveningtide, that David arose from of his bed, and walked upon the roof of the king’s house: and from the roof he saw a woman washing herself; and the woman was very beautiful to look upon. Suddenly satan and his kingdom were appalled and nearly terrorized. And when the mourning was past, David sent and fetched her to his house, and she became his wife, and bare him a son. Matthew 1:1-6
The book of the generation of Jesus Christ, the son of David, the son of Abraham. David therefore besought God for the child; and David fasted, and went in, and lay all night upon the earth. She came in and she laid with him, and returned to her own house. He was anointed by God, and he was free of the bastard curse upon his bloodline. 23 Amos 3:7 Surely the Lord GOD will do nothing, but he revealeth his secret unto his servants the prophets. Isaiah 11:10 And in that day there shall be a root of Jesse, which shall stand for an ensign of the people; to it shall the Gentiles seek: and his rest shall be glorious. Many princes and their armies in the devil’s kingdom did their best to stop David, even to the point of tempting him to murder Saul while Saul was going to the bathroom in a cave. The trap was set. God proves those whom He calls. For him shall the nations seek. "JESSE" in the KJV Bible. Satan used murder spirits, and even with every effort they made, David’s life was still spared. David, instead of leading his troops in battle as was customary for kings, tarried in Jerusalem at his palace (2 Samuel 11:1). Satan successfully pulled it off, and he sure must have been glad. Was it weariness? David repented, and his repentance spared his life. How many sons did Jesse really have? 44 Instances - Page 2 of 2 Expand or Limit Your Search Results: All KJV books Old Testament only New Testament only Apocrypha only (?) Jesse is important in Judaism because he was the father of the most famous King of Israel. “Who is this Philistine that can defy the armies of the living God (of Israel)?”24 No one in all the kingdom could answer this challenge except one man — one who was anointed with God’s authority, which derives from intimacy with God, who was already proven in his faith. Jesse is formally introduced to the reader of the OT where Samuel anointed Jesse’s son David as the future king of Israel (1 Sam 16:1-13). SONS OF JESSE - Names & Meanings - Jesse Jehovah is or exists (Ru. And David said unto Nathan, I have sinned against the LORD. His flesh obviously told him, “You’re the king, you can do anything you want to do.” David inquired about the woman, and he received word of who she was. Isaiah the prophet was given these words by revelation to describe the purpose and ministry of the woman’s seed of Genesis 3:15, Jesus Christ! Which text is correct? ___________________________________. Remember from the chapter on “What is a Curse?” that words transmit spiritual power, and bring curses or blessings? Jesse replied, "There is still the youngest one, but he's taking care of the flock." With the bastard curse, evil gets worse and worse with each generation. And the cow and the bear shall feed; their young ones shall lie down together: and the lion shall eat straw like the ox. And the other Jews dissembled likewise with him; insomuch that Barnabas also was carried away with their dissimulation. (That's an affiliate link to Amazon. Can you imagine what was going on in satan’s camp? For thou didst it secretly: but I will do this thing before all Israel, and before the sun. From the Latin VulgateBible used in the Middle Ages: Flos, pl flores is Latin for flower. Now the plot thickens. Something happened in David’s heart that affected his willingness to return to the battlefront. And he shall set up an ensign for the nations, and shall assemble the outcasts of Israel, and gather together the dispersed of Judah from the four corners of the earth. David was that man. 2 Samuel 12:10-18 And in the book of Revelation, Jesus states, “I, Jesus, have sent my angel to give you this testimony for the churches. 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