Biography David Hamelekh (1040 – 970 b.c.)
King David was the second king of all Israel, prophet, author of Psalms
Also called King David.
Life period: 1040 – 970 b.c.
Origin country Israel
The holy and righteous King David was the second king of all Israel, after Saul, around approximately 1000 B.C. He was also a prophet, having written a great number of the Psalms, and one of the Forefathers of Christ. T
he Church commemorates him together with all the ancestors of Christ on the Sunday of the Forefathers (December 11-17, depending on the day on which the Nativity falls) and also on the first Sunday after the Nativity, along with Joseph the Betrothed and the Apostle James the Just.