Davids Harp David was a master musician, a poet, a writer of psalms, a worshipper and a man after God’s own heart. This cute craft will serve as a great reminder of the life of David. A lowly shepherd boy chosen by God to be the king of Israel.
King David - the 2nd King of Israel. As the slayer of the giant Goliath in his youth, he was sought by King Saul as a warrior. Eventually David became king, who ruled justly. According to Jewish tradition, the Messiah would be a descendant of David. According to Christian tradition, Jesus of Nazareth fulfilled this prophecy as outlined in the Books of Matthew & Luke.
The lion was also the symbol of the Biblical tribe of Judah and of Israel's eternal capital, Jerusalem. From antiquity until recent days, we have those who claim to be descendants of Israel’s Tribe of Judah from which King David and Yeshua came. Currently the British House of Windsor and the Scottish House of Stuart (Spencer) claim their blood came from these royal Tribes. Both the Houses of Royalty are both places of which the occult and Druid practices are held.
Very old Star of David on the Inner Wall of Jerusalem: Old City. The identification of the term "Star of David" or "Shield of David" with the hexagram shape dates to the 17th century. The term "Shield of David" is also used in the Siddur (Jewish prayer book) as a title of the God of Israel.
Listen as Emory University Hebrew Bible professor Jacob L. Wright reads a selection from his critically acclaimed new book David, King of Israel, and Caleb in Biblical Memory. The reading treats the famous story of David’s affair with Bathsheba.