www.arielmed.com, I have read your article, I am very much impressed because you way of explanation quite good and very informative. Psalm 84:2 My soul longeth, yea, even fainteth for the courts of the LORD: my heart and my flesh crieth out for the living God. September 2010. December 2012 Amnon did not know what to do about his infatuation, and he soon confided in a friend named Jonadab. SO I SAW THIS MAN IN THE DREAM WENT INTO THE WATER SWIMMING BACK AND FORTH, BY GOING TO ONE DIRECTION AND THEN COMING BACK TO THE OTHER DIRECTION, BUT WAS STILL TALKING TO ME , MY DAUGHTER WAS THERE IN THE DREAM ALSO, SO I AWOKEN FROM MY DREAM AND I GOOGLED THE SPIRIT OF AMNON. of Excellent! Absalom comforting his sister, Tamar, after her rape by their eldest half-brother, Amnon. They seem to have been completely subdued by David and their capital was taken, and we find a better spirit manifested afterward, for Nahash of Rabbah showed kindness to him when a fugitive (2 Samuel 17:27-29). Their murder of Gedaliah (2 Kings 25:22-26; Jeremiah 40:14) was a dastardly act. relatives. They were defeated, but their hostility did not cease, and their conduct toward the Israelites was particularly shameful, as in the days of Saul (1 Samuel 11) and of David (2 Samuel 10). April 2014 (14:30-33) An Absalom Spirit is rooted in impressing and stealing the hearts of the people who are under authority in order to eventually “dethrone” and replace the one in authority. I shall go to him, but he shall not return to me. A Faithful Version And King David longed to go forth to Absalom, for he was comforted about Amnon since he was dead. Create your own unique website with customizable templates. And Amnon was so tormented that he made himself ill because of his sister Tamar, for she was a virgin, and it seemed impossible to Amnon to do anything to her. Amnon was his firstborn, and evidently dearly loved, but David's culpable leniency had borne bitter fruit. October 2010 And one more thing I have got to know that everyone has a different style to write the article, but I must say your article sounds very good. "Exposing The Spirit of Amnon" by Founder J. Donald Edwards, Jr. Salem Media Group. Reach your full potential and be led by His Spirit. November 2012 Hence we find that the Israelites are commanded to avoid conflict with them on their march to the Promised Land (Deuteronomy 2:19). An Absalom Spirit is rooted in a deep-seated desire to be close to/next to/in a place of favor with the one in authority, but not with purity of heart. It does not allow the person to be constrained by convictions or internal mechanisms of right and wrong, and it will often lead its victim to justify or rationalize their actions. 1915. Pulpit CommentaryVerse 39. Psalm 119:20 My soul breaketh for the longing that it hath unto thy judgments at all times. Genesis 24:67 And Isaac brought her into his mother Sarah's tent, and took Rebekah, and she became his wife; and he loved her: and Isaac was comforted after his mother's death. Philippians 2:26 For he longed after you all, and was full of heaviness, because that ye had heard that he had been sick. Their country came into the possession of Jeroboam, on the division of the kingdom, and when the Syrians of Damascus deprived the kingdom of Israel of their possessions east of the Jordan, the Ammonites became subjects of Benhadad, and we find a contingent of 1,000 of them serving as allies of that king in the great battle of the Syrians with the Assyrians at Qarqar (854 BC) in the reign of Shalmaneser II. March 2011 Article Images Copyright © 2020 Getty Images unless otherwise indicated. February 2014 October 2014 Thus his father wept for him. The Upsilon Chapter of Alpha Nu Omega, Inc. This worship was common to other tribes for we find it mentioned among the Phoenicians. Absalom killed Amnon, and killed him in a somewhat cowardly way; yet it would be difficult to blame Absalom for this act of fraternal reprisal and justice. Joseph Aidan December 2013 I know she’s married but I believe The Lord told me she’s my wife). "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". I WAS LISTENING TO A REPLAY OF THE GOSPEL MESSAGE FROM THIS MORNING ON 01/06/2018, IN THIS REVELATION , I SAW A MAN THAT LOOKS FAMILIAR TO ME, HE WAS TALKING TO ME IN THIS DREAM THE SPIRIT OF , AMNON, IN THIS DREAM THIS MAN KEPT TELLING THAT MY MOTHER HAS THIS SPIRIT OF AMNON, SO I WAS TRYING TO SAY SOMETHING AND IN THIS DREAM THIS MAN TOLD THAT I TALK TOO MUCH. Copyright © 2020, Bible Study Tools. And if the grammar be difficult, the sense put upon the words by the versions is excellent. August 2013 2 Samuel 13:39 CommentariesJump to PreviousAbsalom Ab'salom Amnon Amnon's Comforted Consoled David Dead Desire Failed Forth Heart Longed Soul Spirit WastedJump to NextAbsalom Ab'salom Amnon Amnon's Comforted Consoled David Dead Desire Failed Forth Heart Longed Soul Spirit WastedLinks2 Samuel 13:39 NIV2 Samuel 13:39 NLT2 Samuel 13:39 ESV2 Samuel 13:39 NASB2 Samuel 13:39 KJV2 Samuel 13:39 Bible Apps2 Samuel 13:39 Biblia Paralela2 Samuel 13:39 Chinese Bible2 Samuel 13:39 French Bible2 Samuel 13:39 German BibleAlphabetical: Absalom Amnon Amnon's And comforted concerning consoled David dead death for go he heart king longed of out since spirit the to wasOT History: 2 Samuel 13:39 The soul of king David longed (2Sa iiSam 2 Sam ii sam) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools, David -- perhaps 'beloved one', a son of Jesse, Conjunctive waw | Verb - Piel - Consecutive imperfect - third person feminine singular, To be complete, at an end, finished, accomplished, or spent, Preposition-l | Verb - Qal - Infinitive construct, Absalom -- 'my father is peace', two Israelites, Verb - Nifal - Perfect - third person masculine singular, To sigh, breathe strongly, to be sorry, to pity, console, rue, to avenge, Verb - Qal - Perfect - third person masculine singular. king David longed to go forth unto Absalom. We know from the records of Egypt, especially Tell el-Amarna Letters, the approximate date of the Amorite invasion (14th and 13th centuries, BC). April 2011 General Editor. www.tulleeho.org. Proud member August 2012 can I bring him back again? This Jezebelic prince was not always befitting the spirit bearing his name. internet savvy They were pressed on the north by the Hittites who forced them upon the tribes of the south, and some of them settled east of the Jordan. - And (the soul of) king David longed to go forth unto Absalom. Deuteronomy 28:32 Thy sons and thy daughters shall be given unto another people, and thine eyes shall look, and fail with longing for them all the day long: and there shall be no might in thine hand. November 2013 :) January 2014 May 2014 December 2010 Bibliography Information Literally they are, As to King David, there. Although mostly characterized and associated with sexual abuse. Their religion was a degrading and cruel superstition. AMMON; AMMONITES. They may have regained their old territory when Tiglath-pileser carried off the Israelites East of the Jordan into captivity (2 Kings 15:29; 1 Chronicles 5:26). This translation has the support of the Jewish Targum, and, as the verb is feminine, the insertion of the added word is possible, though the sense seems to require "anger" instead of "the soul." September 2013 And the spirit of the king longed to go forth to Absalom: for he was comforted concerning Amnon, since he was dead. David desisted from going forth against Absalom. THEN IN THIS DREAM I SAW A LAKE, THE WATER WAS SO DARK BUT CLEAR, CLEARLY AND SMOOTH. In the days of Jehoshaphat they joined with the Moabites in an attack upon him, but met with disaster (2 Chronicles 20). I admire all the helpful data you've shared in your articles. January 2013 In His Presence takes you to a deeper understanding of who God is and how he communicates with us. This is reflected in the name usually employed in Old Testament to designate them, Ben `Ammi, Bene `Ammon, "son of my people," "children of my people," i.e. November 2010 Still, it is just at such critical points that the spirit of Christian civilisation intervenes and undertakes to do for the individual man what the individual man must not be permitted to do for himself. am'-on, am'-on-its (`ammon; `ammonim): The Hebrew tradition makes this tribe descendants of Lot and hence related to the Israelites (Genesis 19:38).This is reflected in the name usually employed in Old Testament to designate them, Ben `Ammi, Bene `Ammon, "son of my people," "children of my people," i.e. I'm looking forward for more helpful articles from you. Tamar is described as a virgin and “beautiful,” and Amnon was highly attracted to her (2 Samuel 13:1–2). And the soul of king David longed to go forth to Absalom: for he was comforted concerning Amnon, seeing he was dead. As to King David, there. 2 Samuel 13:2 The spirit of Amnon is an insidious spirit that establishes a strong confederation with the appetites of the soul, and it will stop at nothing until its lustful desires are satisfied. In the days of Jephthah they oppressed the Israelites east of the Jordan, claiming that the latter had deprived them of their territory when they came from Egypt, whereas it was the possessions of the Amorites they took (Judges 11:1-28). After submitting to Tiglath-pileser they were generally tributary to Assyria, but we have mention of their joining In the general uprising that took place under Sennacherib; but they submitted and we find them tributary in the reign of Esarhaddon. January 2011 They joined the Syrians in their wars with the Maccabees and were defeated by Judas (1 Mac 5:6). January 2012 Please enter your email address associated with your Salem All-Pass account, then click Continue. All rights reserved. Thus, Israel helped Ammonites by destroying their old enemies, and this makes their conduct at a later period the more reprehensible. Their dwelling-place was on the east of the Dead Sea and the Jordan, between the Arnon and the Jabbok, but, before the advance of the Hebrews, they had been dispossessed of a portion of their land by the Amorites, who founded, along the east side of the Jordan and the Dead Sea, the kingdom of Sihon (Numbers 21:21-31). Forbidden and unlawful things suddenly have an appeal and attraction they never possessed before (i.e. was a ceasing to go forth after Absalom, Ellicott's Commentary for English Readers, OT History: 2 Samuel 13:39 The soul of king David longed (2Sa iiSam 2 Sam ii sam) Christian Bible Study Resources, Dictionary, Concordance and Search Tools. This may account for the cruel treatment meted out to them in the war that followed (2 Samuel 12:26-31). Encyclopedias - International Standard Bible Encyclopedia - Ammon; Ammonites, California - Do Not Sell My Personal Information. They paid tribute to Jotham (2 Chronicles 27:5). "Entry for 'AMMON; AMMONITES'". We'll send you an email with steps on how to reset your password. Orr, James, M.A., D.D. September 2014 October 2013 Their chief god was Molech, or Moloch, to whom they offered human sacrifices (1 Kings 11:7) against which Israel was especially warned (Leviticus 20:2-5). The Absalom strategy of the enemy is brilliant. But the versions (Septuagint, Syriac, and Vulgate) all give the verb its ordinary meaning of "ceasing," and, though there is something harsh in taking it impersonally, yet their authority is too great for us to say that such a mode of rendering it must be wrong. This spirit is fueled by human wisdom, complaint, gossip and a desire to prove what is right and to use that information to force change in a church. But even so it required much subtlety on Joab's part to obtain Absalom's recall, which would scarcely have been the case if David's soul was longing for his son's return; and, even after his coming, David long maintained an unfriendly attitude. Tobiah the Ammonites united with Sanballat to oppose Ne (Nehemiah 4), and their opposition to the Jews did not cease with the establishment of the latter in Judea. The complaints are often accurate, yet they aren’t driven by the spirit of truth, they are empowered by a demonic spirit. He was a good son and an adoring brother to his wronged sister. The Hebrew tradition makes this tribe descendants of Lot and hence related to the Israelites (Genesis 19:38).