King David, in the real history.

my individual research

‘And the king and his men went to Jerusalem unto the Jebusites, the inhabitants of the land: which spake unto David, saying, Except thou take away the blind the lame, thou shalt not come in hither: thinking, David cannot come in hither. Nevertheless David took the strong hold of Zion: the same is the city of David.’ (2 Samuel 5:6-7)

According to the Old Testament, King David took the city of Jerusalem from its inhabitants called Jebusites, not in a peaceful way but by resorting to force as the quote above suggests. The Holy Scripture also says that David reigned in Hebron for seven years and six months and ‘in Jerusalem he reigned thirty and three years over all Israel and Judah’ (2 Samuel 5:5). As it was already argued before, Knight pointed out that David reigned from 1055 to 1015 B. C. according to what he calls the usual chronology…

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