The Bible names 19 sons and one daughter belonging to King David, who had at least seven wives and many concubines. It is unknown exactly how many children King David fathered.
The sons named in the Bible are Amnon, Daniel (Chileab), Absalom, Adonijah, Shephatiah, Ithream, Shimea, Shobab, Nathan, Solomon, Ibhar, Elishua, Elpelet, Nogah, Nepheg, Japhia, Elishama, Eliada and Eliphelet. According to 2 Chronicles 11:18, Jerimoth, who is not mentioned in any of the genealogies, is another of King David’s sons. Sons born by his concubines are not named. David also had at least one daughter, Tamar, who was raped by her half-brother Amnon. Tamar's rape led to Amnon's death. Additional daughters are not mentioned in the Bible.Learn More
The Lord's Prayer as it appears in the King James Bible is a specific example of how to pray that Jesus gives his disciples. Instead of giving them general instructions concerning prayer, he tells them word-by-word what they should say.Full Answer >
John 3:16 and Jeremiah 29:11 are two of the most important King James Bible verses. Both of these verses are extremely popular among readers of the Bible.Full Answer >
The word "love" appears 310 times in the King James Bible, 348 times in the New American Standard Bible, 551 times in the New International Version and 538 times in the New Revised Standard Version. The extremely varied numbers for the usage of the word "love" are due in part to translation.Full Answer >
There are more than 1,200 pages in the bible. The true page count differs based on the edition of the bible.Full Answer >