Study 14 From the Book of 2 Samuel is: 2 Samuel 19:40 – 20:26
1. Analyze the quarrel between Israel and Judah: (a) its cause; (b) the arguments used; (c) the spirit in which it was conducted; (d) its tragic outcome.
How was the threatened disaster averted? What part was played respectively by David, by Joab, and by the wise woman in the town of Abel?
What considerations aggravate Joab’s sin in murdering Amasa? Cf. 2 Sa. 17:25; 19:13. Cf. 2 Sa. 17:25; 19:13.