One of David’s most important achievements as king is the unification of all 12 tribes of Israel. He brought the Ark of the Covenant to Jerusalem.
What were the accomplishments of Saul and David? Saul drove the Philistines out of Palestine while David united tribes. 962 BC King David is succeeded by his son Solomon: Why did King Solomon build a large temple in Jerusalem?
He is best known as “a man after God’s own heart”. His greatness was due to a combination of factors, namely: providence, courage, divine anointing, his qualities of leadership, his exploits as a warrior, his psalms reflecting mankind’s emotional struggles, his unparalleled search for God, and his statesmanship as king.< /p>