Tag Archives: David

700 or 7000 horsemen? – ATA

INQUIRY: Did David take 700 (2 Samuel 8:3-4) or 7,000 (1 Chronicles 18:3-4) horsemen from Hadarezer? Is there a contradiction?

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David and the shewbread – ATA

INQUIRY: Did David ask Ahimelech (1 Samuel 21:1-3) or Abiathar (Mark 2:25-26) for the showbread to eat? Also, was David alone or not? Is there a contradiction?

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Buying the Threshing Floor – ATA

INQUIRY: Did David buy the threshing floor for 600 shekels of gold (1 Chronicles 21:25) or for 50 shekels of silver (2 Samuel 24:24)? Is there a contradiction?

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Judge me or not? – ATA

INQUIRY: Did David want God to judge him (Psalm 7:8) or not (Psalm 143:2)? Is there a contradiction?

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Did David Sin? – ATA

INQUIRY: Did David sin (1 Chronicles 21:1; 28:3; 1 Samuel 21:3-6; 2 Samuel 11:14-17; Psalm 25:7; 119:176) or not (1 Kings 15:5; 2 Samuel 22:22; Psalm 119:110; Acts 13:22)? Is there a contradiction?

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Numbering the people – ATA

INQUIRY: Who tempted David to number the people of Israel? Was it Satan (1 Chronicles 21:1) or God (2 Samuel 24:1)? Is there a contradiction?

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David’s Administration – ATA

INQUIRY: In David’s time, who served as priest, Ahimelech or Abiathar? And who was his scribe, Seraiah or Sheva? And who were his chief rulers, his sons or his sons and Ira? Do 2 Samuel 8:16-19 and 2 Samuel 20:23-26 … Continue reading

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Michal angry with David – ATA

INQUIRY: Was Michal angry with David for dancing (2 Samuel 6:14-16) or for uncovering himself (2 Samuel 6:20)? Is there a contradiction?

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David and the temple – ATA

INQUIRY: Did God forbid David to build a temple because He doesn’t dwell in houses (1 Chronicles 174-6) or because David was a man of war (1 Chronicles 28:3)? Is there a contradiction?

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David in Jerusalem – ATA

INQUIRY: Did David go to Jerusalem before (1 Samuel 17:54-55) or after (2 Samuel 5:4-7) he took Zion by force? Is there a contradiction?

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