2 Samuel 22:36
Parallel Verses
New Living Translation
You have given me your shield of victory; your help has made me great.

King James Bible
Thou hast also given me the shield of thy salvation: and thy gentleness hath made me great.

Darby Bible Translation
And thou didst give me the shield of thy salvation, And thy condescending gentleness hath made me great.

World English Bible
You have also given me the shield of your salvation. Your gentleness has made me great.

Young's Literal Translation
And Thou givest to me the shield of Thy salvation, And Thy lowliness maketh me great.

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Christ's Prophetic Office
'The Lord thy God will raise up unto thee a Prophet,' &c. Deut 18:85. Having spoken of the person of Christ, we are next to speak of the offices of Christ. These are Prophetic, Priestly, and Regal. 'The Lord thy God will raise up unto thee a Prophet.' Enunciatur hic locus de Christo. It is spoken of Christ.' There are several names given to Christ as a Prophet. He is called the Counsellor' in Isa 9:9. In uno Christo Angelus foederis completur [The Messenger of the Covenant appears in Christ alone].
Thomas Watson—A Body of Divinity

Samuel
Alike from the literary and the historical point of view, the book[1] of Samuel stands midway between the book of Judges and the book of Kings. As we have already seen, the Deuteronomic book of Judges in all probability ran into Samuel and ended in ch. xii.; while the story of David, begun in Samuel, embraces the first two chapters of the first book of Kings. The book of Samuel is not very happily named, as much of it is devoted to Saul and the greater part to David; yet it is not altogether inappropriate,
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

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