Bible Outline of the Book of 1st Samuel
Samuel
(1Sam 1-8)
The Birth of Samuel1Sam 1:1-20
Hannah Dedicates Samuel1Sam 1:21-28
Hannah's Prayer1Sam 2:1-11
Eli's Wicked Sons1Sam 2:12-26
Prophecy Against the House of Eli1Sam 2:27-36
The LORD Calls Samuel1Sam 3
The Philistines Capture the Ark1Sam 4:1-11
Death of Eli1Sam 4:12-22
The Ark in Ashdod and Ekron1Sam 5
The Ark Returned to Israel1Sam 6:1-7:1
Samuel Subdues the Philistines at Mizpah1Sam 7:2-17
Israel Asks for a King1Sam 8
King Saul
(1Sam 9-15)
Samuel Anoints Saul1Sam 9:1-10:16
Saul Made King1Sam 10:17-27
Saul Rescues the City of Jabesh1Sam 11:1-11
Saul Confirmed as King1Sam 11:12-15
Samuel's Farewell Speech1Sam 12
Samuel Rebukes Saul1Sam 13:1-15
Israel Without Weapons1Sam 13:16-22
Jonathan Attacks the Philistines1Sam 13:23-14:14
Israel Routs the Philistines1Sam 14:15-23
Jonathan Eats Honey1Sam 14:24-48
Saul's Family1Sam 14:49-52
The LORD Rejects Saul as King1Sam 15
King Saul & David
(1Sam 16-31)
Samuel Anoints David1Sam 16:1-13
David in Saul's Service1Sam 16:14-23
David and Goliath1Sam 17
Saul's Jealousy of David1Sam 18
Saul Tries to Kill David1Sam 19
David and Jonathan1Sam 20
David at Nob1Sam 21:1-9
David at Gath1Sam 21:10-15
David at Adullam and Mizpah1Sam 22:1-5
Saul Kills the Priest of Nob1Sam 22:6-23
David Saves Keilah1Sam 23:1-6
Saul Pursues David1Sam 23:7-29
David Spares Saul's Life1Sam 24
David, Nabal and Abigail1Sam 25
David Again Spares Saul's Life1Sam 26
David Among the Philistines1Sam 27
Saul and the Witch of Endor1Sam 28
Achish Sends David Back to Ziklag1Sam 29
David Destroys the Amalekites1Sam 30
Saul Takes His Life1Sam 31

Bible Outline of the Book of 2nd Samuel
David's Battles
(2Sam 1-10)
David Hears of Saul's Death2Sam 1:1-16
David's Lament for Saul and Jonathan2Sam 1:17-27
David Anointed King Over Judah2Sam 2:1-7
War Between the Houses of David and Saul2Sam 2:8-3:5
Abner Goes Over to David2Sam 3:6-21
Joab Murders Abner2Sam 3:22-39
Ish-Bosheth Murdered2Sam 4
David Becomes King Over Israel2Sam 5:1-5
David Conquers Jerusalem2Sam 5:6-16
David Defeats the Philistines2Sam 5:17-25
The Ark Brought to Jerusalem2Sam 6
God's Promise to David2Sam 7:1-17
David's Prayer2Sam 7:18-29
David's Victories2Sam 8:1-14
David's Officials2Sam 8:15-18
David and Mephisbosheth2Sam 9
David Defeats the Ammonites2Sam 10
David's Sin & Family Problems
(2Sam 11:1-19:8)
David and Bathsheba2Sam 11
Nathan Rebukes David2Sam 12
Amnon and Tamar2Sam 13:1-22
Absalom Kills Amnon2Sam 13:23-39
Absalom Returns to Jerusalem2Sam 14
Absalom's Conspiracy2Sam 15:1-12
David Flees2Sam 15:13-37
David and Ziba2Sam 16:1-4
Shimei Curses David2Sam 16:5-14
The Advice of Hushai and Ahithophel2Sam 16:15-17:29
Absalom's Death2Sam 18:1-18
David Mourns2Sam 18:19-19:8
David's Final Years
(2Sam 19:9-24:25)
David Returns to Jerusalem2Sam 19:9-43
Sheba Rebels Against David2Sam 20
The Gibeonites Avenged2Sam 21:1-14
Wars Against the Philistines2Sam 21:15-22
David's Song of Praise2Sam 22
The Last Words of David2Sam 23:1-7
David's Mighty Men2Sam 23:8-39
David Counts the Fighting Men2Sam 24:1-17
David Builds an Altar2Sam 24:18-25