This article contains a free Women of the Bible Study resource on the subject of Bathsheba. It provides facts, a biography and information about this famous woman of the Bible for bible study. There is also reference to where Bathsheba is mentioned in the Holy Bible.
Bible Dictionary Definition - Who was Bathsheba?
The definition and outline of Bathsheba is as follows: According to the Old Testament she was the wife of Uriah and later the wife of king David; Solomon was her son by David.
David and Bathsheba Bible Story
Biography, Facts and Information about Bathsheba
The following info provides a concise biography with facts and information about Bathsheba: She was the daughter of Eliam (2 Samuel 11:3) or Ammiel (1 Chronicles 3:5), and wife of Uriah the Hittite. David committed adultery with her (2 Samuel 11:4,5; Psalms 51:1). The child born in adultery died (2 Samuel 12:15-19). After her husband was slain (11:15) she was married to David (11:27), and became the mother of (Solomon 12:24; 1 Kings 1:11; 2:13). She took a prominent part in securing the succession of Solomon to the throne (1 Kings 1:11,16-21).
We have selected Bathsheba as one of the most important women from the Bible and provided a biography and character outline of this famous woman. Much of the information is taken from the classic reference books including Matthew George Easton "Easton's Bible Dictionary" and Ashley S Johnson "Condensed Biblical Cyclopedia".
Bathsheba - A Free Christian Bible Study Resource
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