Ancient History, History

Joab the Psycho

I have mentioned before that our Sunday School ideals of David's kingdom are painfully mistaken. David formed an uneasy alliance between Judah and Ephraim, which Ephraim often tried to violate. The ¬†Ephraimites claimed that they were meant to rule because Israel (Jacob) had chosen Joseph to lead and had specifically blessed Joseph's younger son Ephraim… Continue reading Joab the Psycho