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Unformatted text preview: As for 1 Samuel 9:1-10:8 the monarchy was Yahweh’s idea; the spirit of Yahweh existed in the king. Saul as a tragic figure is seen as being forsaken by God and fated to ruin. His sins were not serious but they led to plenty of room for error because Yahweh will tolerate but not support monarchy; deals with small mistakes ....
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This note was uploaded on 04/14/2011 for the course REL 1004 taught by Professor Isbell during the Spring '09 term at LSU.
- Spring '09