All rights reserved. Once he had his way with her he had no further use for her. Artemisia Gentileschi 1593-1654 —according to documents relating to the trial, she had been raped by Agostino Tasse, a painter colleague of her father—dealt with her experiences by painting many biblical tableaus.
David's house had gotten too big what with all his wives and concubines. Echter Verlag, 1994 , 55. Ezekiel 23: The Rape of Tamar 2 Sam 13: So Amnon told her, "Get up!
Her very presence was a reminder of his brutal and deplorable act of incestuous rape... So, it is illogical to blame her. Treasury of Scripture Then Amnon hated her exceedingly; so that the hatred with which he hated her was greater than the love with which he had loved her. In the back of my mind in considering Ammon's reaction, I have males; who tend to react in this way.
And Amnon said unto her, Arise, be gone. God's peace! Instead of assaulting Tamar and touching her body directly, Amnon apparently tries to seduce her with words and softness.
I think it's as simple as that. Remember Me? What I find interesting is that the author of the book of Samuel saw fit to record the occurance.
And Amnon said to her, "Get up, go away! Stories such as this one in the Bible shows us that nothing has changed, really, and sin has always been with us; it shows us that we are very much in need of a Savior. You would be like one of the wicked fools in Israel. Compare Different Versions of this Verse.
Bible App. I would think that the natural reaction would be to blame himself. Darby Bible Translation And Amnon hated her with an exceeding great hatred, for the hatred with which he hated her was greater than the love with which he had loved her.