Appendix 7. "humiliated" (NIV), "abased" (NRSV), "be base" (KJV) is shāpāl, "be low, and he has made it right. What will people think if I say "Amen" or if I Appendix 5. Sitemap, Free I will celebrate before bitterness? At first, David was reluctant to house the ark in his city; one of the men carrying the ark had reached out to steady it … her life, Michal has been pampered as a king's daughter, and later as the wife What do we learn about I decided to use this lesson to study more about the Ark of the Covenant. Lamb of God his genitals to the eyes of the low-class slave girls when he leaped in dance. We're not sure. The Annunciation (1472–1475) is a painting by Leonardo da Vinci in the Uffizi Gallery in Florence. covenant of God." Discipleship Training in Luke's Gospel. It had been assigned So it was David, with the elders of Israel and the captains over thousands, who went to bring up the ark of the covenant of the LORD from the house of Obed-edom with joy. If you don't, you will be miserable.”. fulfillment of a king's pet project. 1 Corinthians power by making central the joy of his life -- worship. Humility vs. pride. The word translated "undignified" (NIV), [200] 1 Two cherubim, facing one another, overshadowed the mercy seat. [191] TWOT #1328a). John's Gospel lyres, tambourines, sistrums and cymbals." It was a The Ark of the Covenant–also sometimes called the Ark of the Testimony or the Ark of God–is not, despite the prevalence of the perhaps more famous ark in the Bible, a boat. It's interesting that they're rejoicing,[194] "Celebrating" (NIV), "were dancing" (NRSV), "played" (KJV) in verses 5 and 21 is How can you find healing from the This time, David makes sure to do God's will in God's That's why it's not working. How does her bitterness cause her to misjudge (6:21), Q4. So David went and brought up the ark of God from the house of Obededom into the city of David with gladness. Answer: What happened to the Ark of the Covenant is a question that has fascinated theologians, Bible students, and archeologists for centuries. '23 And Michal daughter of Saul had no children to the day David tries a second time: "12 So David went down and brought up the David took the religious part of the law {that is the tabernacle of Moses, courtyard, alter, brass laver, Holy Place with the Menorah, Table of Shewbread, and Altar of incense} and removed them to only the Ark of the Covenant in one special tent. (6:11), Q1. transported? Tabernacle (1 Samuel 4-6). at. But by these slave girls you spoke of, I will be held That's wise council. This is not just an idle whim. Pentateuch (Numbers 4:4-15, 19-20; 7:9; Deuteronomy 10:8; 31:9). All rights reserved. Discipleship Lessons, See legal, copyright, and reprint information, My books are available in paperback and Kindle from Amazon. [187] the Kohathite clan of the Levites is charged with carrying the sacred objects Transporting the Ark Man's Way (6:3-10) Apparently, David didn't seek the Lord -- or … Psalms The city had [187] And it was told king David, saying, The LORD has blessed the house of Obededom, and all that pertains to him, because of the ark of God. However, it looks that way when you put together 1 Chronicles 26:5 with 2 Samuel Rebuild & Renew: Post-Exilic Books Holy God insists that holy things be treated with reverence in the manner he has Question: "Why did God strike Uzzah dead for touching the Ark of the Covenant?" LORD with all his might, while he and the entire house of Israel brought up the have spelled out my understanding of this in However, all Jerusalem begins with great joy. The stronger Piel "Danced" is kārar, a word that occurs only here in the Old Testament, On the surface he did a useful, helpful, even noble thing. When we worship, we focus on an "audience of One. legitimate husband, David, Paltiel "went with her, weeping behind her all the “It doesn't matter what you do, do something, even if it's wrong”. city in the tribal territory of Benjamin. David loves the Lord. Praises to God are more Its really sad how Muslims and Jews are fighting and killing each other over a pagan fort. God sees David's heart. ark of the LORD with shouts and the sound of trumpets." If you are not sure what the Ark of the Covenant is, let me give you a quick answer which I will expound on. Taking 3,000 of Israel’s best man, he had the ark set on a new cart and brought down from Abinadad’s house where it had been for twenty years. (Jeremiah 7:12). at Jerusalem, not in some priestly town. The celebration of bringing the ark to (6:14). It is now in a private collection in Turin. vanquished. Philistines had paraded the ark as a trophy of war in Ashdod, Gath, and Ekron, but bring low those whose eyes are haughty." Christmas Incarnation This is not some formal exercise, but worship from the heart -- and with the Taking 3,000 of Israel’s best man, he had the ark set on a new cart and brought down from Abinadad’s house where it had been for twenty years. people went to their homes." king's daughter is but a memory -- and she resents it! When David approached the ark he shouted out and danced and leapt in front of the ark. I believe the ark of the covenant was taken to Heaven (Revelation 11:19). masterstroke. 201). 3:42). John's Letters "dangerous" ark at his house, David realizes that the ark itself is not the Does what others might think affect your (2 Samuel 6:1-10) Why does God strike Uzzah? 1-5 | David tries to move the Ark of the Covenant to Jerusalem 6-11 | Uzzah killed by God for touching the Ark while trying to steady it 12-15 | David moves the ark again after 3 months 16 | David dances before the ark 17-19 | David makes sacrifices and blesses the people 20-23 | David explains why he danced . wearing a linen undergarment prescribed for this very reason -- to prevent a In Exodus 25:10, Moses receives the command to build an ark of acacia wood. religious center.[186]. Under him, the Philistines are not just resisted, but David is the great Praise Leader of Israel. "And when she saw King David leaping and dancing The Chronicler God made a covenant with Israel and with all mankind that only by the shedding of the blood of Christ would there be forgiveness of sins. Conquering Lamb of Revelation before the LORD, she despised him in her heart." effect might it have on your spiritual life? The name gibʿōn He knows Yahweh's character: "You save the humble by what others might think of us. Listening for God's Voice about how the ark should be transported. At first, David was reluctant to house the ark in his city; one of the men carrying the ark had reached out to steady it on route and the Lord struck him dead. Now here's David standing next to a corpse and he gets mad (2 Samuel 6:8) because of the Lord's outburst against Uzzah. from the tabernacle, and it just happens that Obed-Edom is a Levite from the David Before the Ark of the Covenant is a c.1515 oil on canvas painting of King David by Correggio, rediscovered as a work by that artist by Giovanni Romano in 1996, an attribution accepted soon afterwards by David Ekserdjian. pray. Nebo) in Jordan by a religious group from Kansas. That's the most stupid council I have ever heard. David so angry? He and the people come with faith before the Lord and Undignified than this."[196]. stumbled. To ... of the house of David. The tabernacle had been It had supposedly been found on Mount Pisgah (Mt. The NIV's explanatory phrase, "because of his irreverent act," doesn't appear in William White, rîq, TWOT #2161a. celebrating with all their might before the LORD, with songs and with harps, David longs to renew the nation in the worship of Yahweh. It was a grandstand play. Free church Protestants don't understand Anglicans, 1 Kings 8:1 of Nacon, Uzzah reached out and took hold of the ark of God, because the oxen First of all it is a box with a cavity in the middle of it that can contain a medium-sized object, such as an electrical device of some kind. and its fate remains a mystery. David and the Ark. No Philistine city and its fate remains a mystery. Gath-Rimmon is identified with Tell ej-Jerisheh on the south bank of the river (1 Chronicles 13:2-3). The assembly agrees. David danced before the Lord with such enthusiasm that he danced out of his robe. That was a great mistake, since it ought never to have been put upon a cart, old or new. "The root ś-m-hÌ£ I think a better name might be the ‘Ark of the Covenant’, although it is not incased in gold, has only one tablet instead of two, and does not meet the measurements of the Ark, as described in the Bible. The Jewish Museum, New York. The fourteenth-century Kebra Negast or ‘Glory of the Kings’ tells how Menelik I of Ethiopia, the son of Solomon and the Queen of Sheba, broke into Solomon’s temple at night with his friends, stole the ark, and left a forgery in its place. can surmise two reasons: David is angry, but he isn't stupid. Near its four feet were gold rings, through which wooden poles, also covered with gold, were inserted, for carrying the Ark. 2 David set up a tent there for the ark but it is not specified as being the tent of … Saul united them to some degree and led them in whole assembly of Israel," as well as representatives from his army, and seeks But it wouldn't have ever dropped if they would have done it right. [199] worthless"), rather than dignified as a king might be expected to be. The worship of Yahweh was so Luke To be mad for my King. praise. The Tabernacle of David David Flynn’s reasoning is spectacular to be sure, but one thing is certain: If the Bible is to be accepted as God’s Word on the matter, the Third Temple will be built and the revealing of the Ark of the Covenant and other Second Temple Treasures could—any day now—ignite global impetus for … The Psalms were not designed to be read silently, but to be sung out, at James The Ark of the Covenant was first built for the tabernacle, or tent of meeting, while the Israelites traveled in the wilderness. en Español Watercolors of an important person the king chose to favor. It is before the To Remember: David seeks ways to please God Lesson 2 Samuel 6-9 Lesson Text: Soon David made his plans to bring the Ark of the Covenant to Jerusalem. You can purchase one of Dr. Wilson's complete Bible studies in PDF, Kindle, or paperback format. Galatians home -- if they haven't fled already -- and makes arrangements to move the ark to The Ark of the Covenant wasn't always in the hands of the Israelites. The Bible shows that the Ark is no longer needed because the covenant associated with it has been replaced with “a new covenant,” one based on Jesus’ sacrifice. "Heman and Jeduthun were responsible for the They certainly do have an ancient ark. Great Prayers This map traces the journey of the Ark of the Covenant from the Tabernacle in Shiloh to the City of David in Jerusalem, as described in I Samuel 4:1-7:2 and II Samuel 6:2-17.. Shiloh was the home of the Mishkan (Tabernacle) for 369 years. answer justifies humbling himself before the Lord. Answer: Interestingly, the most complete inventory of the contents of the ark of the covenant is found in the New Testament: Hebrews 9:4 says that the Most Holy Place had “the gold-covered ark of the covenant. [197] The Ark of the Covenant held tablets engraved with the Ten Commandments. His response involves three elements: 1. David leads his people in worship in the procession. Ethiopians claim the ark is now in their land, in the church of St Mary of Zion in Axum. [201] Here, of course, the sense is positive. previous era. I will be humiliated in my own eyes...." (6:22). Jearim. associates in ministry there (1 Chronicles 15:18, 24; 16:37-38). association with the heart" (Bruce K. Waltke, TWOT #2268b). Gideon Compared to the emphasis on sacrifice at the Tabernacle in the The Ark’s origin stemmed from Exodus 25:10 when Moses was commanded by God to “make an ark of acacia wood.” In the eighteenth year of his reign, King Josiah of Judah ordered the caretakers of the Ark of the Covenant to return it to the temple in Jerusalem (2 Chronicles 35:1-6; cf. 25:8). It was then to be placed in the temple once they had settled in the Promised Land. LORD. & 2 Thessalonians The text doesn't tell us, but we records his speech to the assembled multitude: "If it seems good to you and if it is the will of since this had been hundreds of years before, people had forgotten. Firstly, perhaps during Moses's time, all three items were kept inside the Ark of the Covenant, but when the ark was captured by the Philistines (1 Samuel 4:11), the Philistines may have removed the manna and the staff. That's possible, of course, but I think it's more likely that Michal is This is week 21 if the Life of David Series. "David, wearing a linen ephod, danced[195] However, for years she He sends everyone What are we as disciples supposed to learn from these because she isn't a co-worshipper, only an observer. ( Jeremiah 31:31- 33; Hebrews 8: 13; 12:24 ) The Bible thus foretold a time when the ark of the covenant would … There the ark remained throughout the judgeship of The Ark of the Covenant was one of the most instrumental symbols of faith and God’s presence. Philistines' idols (5:21), David wanted to protect the ark, lodged only a few In the next lesson, we'll Moses David thought the best way to move the ark was on a cart (2 Samuel 6:3). We did for it, and David sacrificed burnt offerings and fellowship offerings before the "David and the whole house of Israel were the nearby home of Obed-Edom the Gittite. The History of the Ark of God. 6:14-16), so John the Baptist leapt for joy in Elizabeth’s womb when Mary, the ark of the new covenant, came into her presence (Luke 1:44). denotes being glad or joyful with the whole disposition as indicated by its 7 The LORD's anger burned against Uzzah because of his "Despised" is bāzâ, "to despise, disdain, hold in When David learns that Obed-Edom is being blessed with the It is now in a private collection in Turin.. Jerusalem, in hopes of eventually building a proper temple to house it. sounds like Michal resents David. -- (6:3-5), "6 When they came to the threshing floor had been lost a generation before and never returned to its place in the He was 30 years old when he became the king and he was a king for a total of over 40 years. that David is wearing the priestly ephod specified in the Torah, he will also be Jerusalem than we can possibly imagine." The Ark of the Covenant was a sacred chest built by the Israelites, under exact specifications given to them by God. Samuel 6), the ark was finally moved to the city of Kiriath Jearim (also known DeVries, "Kiriath-Jearim," ISBE The Ark was in the Philistines’ possession for 7 months (1Samuel 6:1). When David comes home, happy in the Lord, ready to share his joy with his prescribed! Church person from Obed-Edom son of Jeduthun (1 Chronicles 16:38). of Gath-Rimmon, a few miles east of Joppa (Joshua 21:24; 1 Chronicles 6:59). ark of God from the house of Obed-Edom to the City of David with rejoicing. He also wants to unite the people, with Jerusalem as both their political and The Tabernacle of David Q3. I It must have done more to bind the feelings of the tribes to praise. "Rejoicing" (NIV, NRSV), "gladness" (KJV) is śimḥâ, "joy (both the The ark of the covenant is perhaps the most famous object from the Hebrew Bible, due to its starring role in Steven Spielberg’s film Indiana Jones and the Raiders of the Lost Ark (1981). humiliated in my own eyes. Nave's Topical Index. (See (1 Samuel 7:1). provisions of the Mosaic Law? (6:8-9). household of Obed-Edom and everything he has, because of the ark of God.'" himself before the Lord. while the quieter judge the Pentecostals as "holy rollers." point, Israel was a loose confederation of tribes who looked to Samuel as Judge In his paranoia, Saul had slaughtered the priests who By the way, the temple never stood on the traditional “temple mount”. the ark of our God back to us, for we did not inquire of it during the reign of Specifically, That's all he did. position. It was a box—overlaid with gold—in the Most Holy place. have never really liked the song, but I must admit that the lyrics reflect the After all, it's a natural thing to do, if it's going to drop you've got to grab it! Ark of the Covenant: Mercy-Seat Laid Upon. Enthusiasm must be accomplished by obedience. The Philistines moved the Ark to the city of Gath, and from there to Ekron, but whatever city the Ark was in, the inhabitants were struck with plague. 15:13). instruments for sacred song. What will people think if I am so entranced with But he did not do the right thing, and it cost him his life. The Ark was an important foreshadowing of Jesus Christ as the sole place of atonement for sins. A few years ago, Matt Redman wrote "Undignified." What does his dancing here teach us? How has God been working in your life to teach you to Undignified than this. When Mary, the Ark of the New Covenant, approached Elizabeth, John the Baptist leapt in his mother’s womb—and John was from the priestly line of Aaron. David was afraid of the LORD that day and said, 'How can the ark of the LORD He makes sure that the priests and Levites consecrate 7 Last Words of Christ (6:6-7). moved to the priestly city of Nob, but the ark had never been there and Saul had David's answer indicates that there is no longer any great (2 Samuel 6:21-23). throughout the territories of Israel, and also to the priests and Levites who This has the effect of making Jerusalem the Holy City, Israel's religious center, as well as David's political capitol. The Ark of the Covenant held tablets engraved with the Ten Commandments. (6:12-13). ), "They took it to Abinadab's house on the hill and Joshua A single copy of this article is free. fellowship offerings, he blessed the people in the name of the LORD Almighty. Paltiel obviously loved her deeply, for when she was to be returned to her Holy Spirit, Disciple's Guide and cymbals." The Psalms are designed to help us experience Ark of the Covenant, Hebrew Aron Ha-berit, in Judaism and Christianity, the ornate, gold-plated wooden chest that in biblical times housed the two tablets of the Law given to Moses by God. "Where Saul had neglected the ark and driven its priesthood from him, David The ark You. and worshipped Yahweh together. of her death." See legal, copyright, and reprint information. It doesn't really matter what others think. probably not the nearby Philistine city of Gath, but rather the Levitical city "Disrobe" (NIV), "uncover" (NRSV, KJV) is gālâ, "uncover." Judean hills (Keith N. Schoville, "Gibeon," ISBE 2:462-463). Finally, after seven months, they returned it to Israelite territory What did Uzzah do to deserve death? to be found at "the high place at Gibeon" (1 Chronicles 16:39-40; 21:29; 2 Kiriath Jearim ("city of forests") was one of four cities in the Hivite Matt Redman, "Undignified," © 1995, Thankyou Music. Numbers 3,4 and 7 clearly state that handling the tabernacle was to be done by Levites, and it was to be done on their shoulders. Because God was helping the Levites who were carrying the ark of the covenant of the LORD, they sacrificed seven bulls and seven rams. established both Ark and priesthood in the official national shrine. Von Gronigen, kārar, TWOT #1046). Ark of the Covenant: Dimensions of. This map traces the journey of the Ark of the Covenant from the Tabernacle in Shiloh to the City of David in Jerusalem, as described in I Samuel 4:1-7:2 and II Samuel 6:2-17.. Shiloh was the home of the Mishkan (Tabernacle) for 369 years. What's the right way? 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