Of Kings and Prophets season 1
Season 2015 - 2016's was the beginning for playback the American series Kings and Prophets. This series contains themes of biblical stories. Events originate in Israel, during the confrontation between the two forces which are completely opposite to each other. One of them has a wealth of experience and cruelty, he is young and has a high level of intelligence. He entails retribution and death. Other should become a great ruler. These rather complex relationship between the main characters justified by the structure of the life times of the first King Saul thereupon as Israel teamed. For such a ruler, there was nothing impossible. His tenacity and perseverance, determination and the desire of reckoning are restrained all the unrulys. He considered himself a king which is much higher than the prophets, said that he sees human problems and as no one else knows what people need. Also announced that God's prophecys it is nothing more than fiction, the stories of many pilgrims. But suddenly the young shepherd David crossed the road Saul. He judiciously killed the dangerous lion and defeated the invincible Goliath. This winner was anointed about which no one knew, and became God's chosen king on the throne. However, Saul who never gives up and certainly started to make revenge plan of action in relation to David. Wonderful setting of biblical themes will not be dull, with such a stunning environment feed of those times, talented actors and true reproductions of biblical stories.
Of Kings and Prophets season 1 episodes list:
The battle-weary King Saul struggles to defend his Kingdom from one of Israel’s ancient enemies, the Philistines, by marrying off his daughter, Merav, to Mattiyahu of Judah. All are hopeful this strategic marriage will unify the twelve Israelite tribes. In the midst of the wedding preparations, the prophet Samuel beckons Saul and relays a message from God that he must destroy the Amalekites, another of Israel’s ancient enemies. Saul dares to challenge the Prophet Samuel, setting in motion a series of calamities that will threaten his rule of the kingdom. Meanwhile, the shepherd, David, is determined to settle his family’s debts. He travels to the King’s palace in Gibeah with his cousin Yoab and makes the bold proposition that he can kill the lion hunting his flock. Queen Ahinoam scoffs at David, but daughter Michal thinks he just might accomplish this dangerous feat,
Saul confides in David after Samuel's prophecy; Ishbaal plans to assassinate the prophet; as the Philistines prepare to wage war, the Israelites realize they're outnumbered; Ahinoam proposes a marriage between her son and the daughter of Eitan.
King Achish has been using his fierce general, Goliath, to demoralize King Saul’s depleted and outnumbered army of soldiers. Saul sends his son Ishbaal to fight Goliath, but when that yields disastrous results, Saul offers any man who beats Goliath a bounty and the hand of his daughter in marriage. Everyone is shocked when David volunteers to fight Goliath with his slingshot in the Valley of Elah. Despite everyone’s pleas, Michal escapes Gibeah, believing her place is by her father’s side at the battlefield. Meanwhile, Rizpah’s true origins are revealed, and David’s older brother, Eliab, inadvertently helps David realize his destiny,
In the midst of battle, David struggles with his feelings for Michal and devises a plan to get King Saul’s approval to marry her instead of Merav. Michal confides in Jonathan and asks him to watch out for David on his journey. Fueled by suspicion and jealousy, Ishbal seeks out Eliab to travel back to Bethlehem so he can find out more about David. Meanwhile, Ahinoam simmers with anger over David’s humiliation of Merav, and Saul empathizes with David’s plight by pledging to be faithful and more loving toward Ahimoam,
Episode #5 A Little Lower than the Angels
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