Study Guide

1 Samuel Figures

Samuel

Oh look, it's the dude whose name is the title of this book. He must be important, right?...

David

Even though the title of the book suggests otherwise, this story is really about David. And...

Saul

Poor Saul.…And we're done. Just kidding. We'll do a brief rundown, and then we'll dive...

Eli

Eli's the one who starts it all. As a priest in the temple of Shiloh, Eli's main job is to take...

Hannah

When we first meet Hannah, she's super down in the dumps because she has no children. Her husband...

Jonathan

Jonathan is the son of Saul and best friend to David. That's a very interesting place to be,...