In 1958, The Temple was bombed following Rabbi Jacob Rothschild’s outspoken support for the Civil Rights movement and Dr. King. D.) David (dynastic king "melek": centralized, hereditary, military leadership): late 11th cent. He emphasizes continuity with the charismatic leadership of the judges, as opposed to the dynastic kingship of David and Solomon designated by the term melek. <> Saul's kingship is more of a chiefdom which developed into statehood with David and Solomon (Frick). Furth… Israel is not like other nations with a central hereditary ruler––only God is king. •The important and complex narrative of 1 Sam 7-15 contains a mixture of pro- and anti-monarchic texts. 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