1 Samuel 12:25
However, if you continue to do what is evil, both you and your king will be swept away."
1 Samuel 13:13
Samuel said to Saul, "You have been foolish. You have not kept the command which the LORD your God gave you. It was at this time that the LORD would have permanently established your reign over Israel,
1 Samuel 15:11
"I regret that I made Saul king, for he has turned away from following Me and has not carried out My instructions." So Samuel became angry and cried out to the LORD [all] night.
1 Samuel 15:23
For rebellion is like the sin of divination, and defiance is like wickedness and idolatry. Because you have rejected the word of the LORD, He has rejected you as king.
1 Samuel 15:26
Samuel replied to Saul, "I will not return with you. Because you rejected the word of the LORD, the LORD has rejected you from being king over Israel."
1 Samuel 15:28
Samuel said to him, "The LORD has torn the kingship of Israel away from you today and has given it to your neighbor who is better than you.
1 Samuel 16:1
The LORD said to Samuel, "How long are you going to mourn for Saul, since I have rejected him as king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and go. I am sending you to Jesse of Bethlehem because I have selected a king from his sons."
1 Samuel 28:16
Samuel answered, "Since the LORD has turned away from you and has become your enemy, why are you asking me?
1 Samuel 31:6
So on that day, Saul died together with his three sons, his armor-bearer, and all his men.
2 Samuel 7:15
But My faithful love will never leave him as I removed it from Saul; I removed him from your way.
1 Chronicles 10:13
Saul died for his unfaithfulness to the LORD because he did not keep the LORD's word. He even consulted a medium for guidance,
Hosea 13:10
Where now is your king, that he may save you in all your cities, and the rulers you demanded, saying: Give me a king and leaders?
Hosea 13:11
I give you a king in My anger and take away [a king] in My wrath.
he raised
1 Samuel 16:1
The LORD said to Samuel, "How long are you going to mourn for Saul, since I have rejected him as king over Israel? Fill your horn with oil and go. I am sending you to Jesse of Bethlehem because I have selected a king from his sons."
1 Samuel 16:13
So Samuel took the horn of oil, anointed him in the presence of his brothers, and the Spirit of the LORD took control of David from that day forward. Then Samuel set out and went to Ramah.
2 Samuel 2:4
Then the men of Judah came, and there they anointed David king over the house of Judah. They told David: "It was the men of Jabesh-gilead who buried Saul."
2 Samuel 5:3-5
So all the elders of Israel came to the king at Hebron. King David made a covenant with them at Hebron in the LORD's presence, and they anointed David king over Israel.
David was 30 years old when he began his reign; he reigned 40 years.
In Hebron he reigned over Judah seven years and six months, and in Jerusalem he reigned 33 years over all Israel and Judah.
2 Samuel 7:8
"Now this is what you are to say to My servant David: 'This is what the LORD of Hosts says: I took you from the pasture and from following the sheep to be ruler over My people Israel.
1 Chronicles 28:4
"Yet the LORD God of Israel chose me out of all my father's household to be king over Israel forever. For He chose Judah as leader, and from the house of Judah, my father's household, and from my father's sons, He was pleased to make me king over all Israel.
1 Chronicles 28:5
And out of all my sons-- for the LORD has given me many sons-- He has chosen my son Solomon to sit on the throne of the LORD's kingdom over Israel.
Psalm 2:6
"I have consecrated My King on Zion, My holy mountain."
Psalm 78:70-72
He chose David His servant and took him from the sheepfolds;
He brought him from tending ewes to be shepherd over His people Jacob-- over Israel, His inheritance.
He shepherded them with a pure heart and guided them with his skillful hands.
Psalm 89:19
You once spoke in a vision to Your loyal ones and said: "I have granted help to a warrior; I have exalted one chosen from the people.
Psalm 89:20-37
I have found David My servant; I have anointed him with My sacred oil.
My hand will always be with him, and My arm will strengthen him.
The enemy will not afflict him; no wicked man will oppress him.
I will crush his foes before him and strike those who hate him.
My faithfulness and love will be with him, and through My name his horn will be exalted.
I will extend his power to the sea and his right hand to the rivers.
He will call to Me, 'You are my Father, my God, the rock of my salvation.'
I will also make him My firstborn, greatest of the kings of the earth.
I will always preserve My faithful love for him, and My covenant with him will endure.
I will establish his line forever, his throne as long as heaven lasts.
If his sons forsake My instruction and do not live by My ordinances,
if they dishonor My statutes and do not keep My commandments,
then I will call their rebellion to account with the rod, their sin with blows.
But I will not withdraw My faithful love from him or betray My faithfulness.
I will not violate My covenant or change what My lips have said.
Once and for all I have sworn an oath by My holiness; I will not lie to David.
His offspring will continue forever, his throne like the sun before Me,
like the moon, established forever, a faithful witness in the sky." Selah
Jeremiah 33:21
then also My covenant with My servant David may be broken so that he will not have a son reigning on his throne, and the Levitical priests will not be My ministers.
Jeremiah 33:26
then I might also reject the seed of Jacob and of My servant David-- not taking from his descendants rulers over the descendants of Abraham, Isaac, and Jacob. Instead, I will restore their fortunes and have compassion on them."
Ezekiel 34:23
I will appoint over them a single shepherd, My servant David, and he will shepherd them. He will tend them himself and will be their shepherd.
Ezekiel 37:24
My servant David will be king over them, and there will be one shepherd for all of them. They will follow My ordinances, and keep My statutes and obey them.
Ezekiel 37:25
"They will live in the land that I gave to My servant Jacob, where your fathers lived. They will live in it forever with their children and grandchildren, and My servant David will be their prince forever.
Hosea 3:5
Afterwards, the people of Israel will return and seek the LORD their God and David their king. They will come with awe to the LORD and to His goodness in the last days.
to whom
Acts 15:8
And God, who knows the heart, testified to them by giving the Holy Spirit, just as He also did to us.
Hebrews 11:4
By faith Abel offered to God a better sacrifice than Cain [did]. By this he was approved as a righteous man, because God approved his gifts, and even though he is dead, he still speaks through this.
Hebrews 11:5
By faith, Enoch was taken away so that he did not experience death, and he was not to be found because God took him away. For prior to his transformation he was approved, having pleased God.
I have
Acts 7:46
He found favor in God's sight and asked that he might provide a dwelling place for the God of Jacob.
1 Samuel 13:14
but now your reign will not endure. The LORD has found a man loyal to Him,and the LORD has appointed him as ruler over His people, because you have not done what the LORD commanded."
1 Kings 15:3
Abijam walked in all the sins his father had done before him, and he was not completely devoted to the LORD his God as his ancestor David had been.
1 Kings 15:5
because David did what was right in the LORD's eyes, and he did not turn aside from anything He had commanded him all the days of his life, except in the matter of Uriah the Hittite.