Then they searched throughout Israel for a beautiful girl, and they found Abishag the Shunammite and brought her to the king.
Cross ReferencesJoshua 19:18
Their territory included Jezreel, Chesulloth, Shunem,
1 Samuel 28:4
The Philistines came together and camped at Shunem, while Saul gathered all Israel and camped at Gilboa.
1 Kings 1:2
So his servants said to him, "Let us search for a young virgin for our lord the king, to attend to him and care for him and lie by his side to keep him warm."
1 Kings 1:4
The girl was unsurpassed in beauty, and she cared for the king and served him, but he had no relations with her.
1 Kings 2:17
Adonijah replied, "Please speak to King Solomon, since he will not turn you down. Let him give me Abishag the Shunammite as my wife."
1 Kings 2:21
So Bathsheba said, "Let Abishag the Shunammite be given to your brother Adonijah as his wife."
Chapter Outline1. Abishag cherishes David in his extreme age
5. Adonijah, David's darling, usurps the kingdom
11. By the council of Nathan
15. Bathsheba moves the king
22. And Nathan seconds her
28. David renews his oath to Bathsheba
32. Solomon, by David's appointment,
38. being anointed king by Zadok and Nathan, the people triumph
41. Jonathan bringing the news, Adonijah's guests fly
50. Adonijah, flying to the horns of the altar, is dismissed by Solomon
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Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Esther 2:2, 4
1 Kings 2:17-15
1 Samuel 28:4
2 Kings 4:8, 25
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