King David celebrates the successful arrival of the ark of the covenant to Jerusalem, establishing a system of service for the care of the ark. He also delivers a psalm that he wrote just for this occasion.
King David again sets out to bring the Ark of the Covenant to Jerusalem and is successful because Scripture concerning transporting the Ark was followed. He sacrifices, dances and fills the city with joy; except for at least one.
King David sets out to move the Ark to Jerusalem but it meets with tragedy and progress is halted. In 1Ch 14, King Hiram of Tyre sends gifts to David for building his house. Also, David defeats the invading forces of the Philistines
Jacob is buried in the Promised Land. Joseph’s brothers still cannot believe that he has forgiven them, so in an emotional and touching scene, he reassures them of their well being. At last Joseph himself leaves this life faithfully.
Here is overview of David’s raise to the throne of Israel. Having told us of his crowing in Chapter 11, we are now told how the warriors of Israel’s tribes gradually gathered to David over the years, culminating in making him king of Israel.