27 For you, O Lord of hosts, the God of Israel, have made this revelation to your servant, saying, ‘I will build you a house.’ Therefore your servant has found courage to pray this prayer to you. David's Kindness to Mephibosheth. 5 And David and all the house of Israel were celebrating before the Lord, with zsongs3 and lyres and harps and tambourines and castanets and cymbals. 11 Then Ziba said to the king, “According to all that my lord the king commands his servant, so will your servant do.” So Mephibosheth oate at David’s1 table, like one of the king’s sons. 25 And now, O Lord God, confirm forever the word that you have spoken concerning your servant and concerning his house, and do as you have spoken. 12 And it was told King David, “The Lord has blessed the household of Obed-edom and all that belongs to him, because of the ark of God.” fSo David went and brought up the ark of God from the house of Obed-edom gto the city of David with rejoicing. Read 2 Samuel 1 from the ESV Bible online. 72:10] brought tribute. But David remained at Jerusalem. And David administered justice and equity to all his people. The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. 30:14; 1 Kgs. 2 Samuel 8 - After this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and David took Metheg-ammah out of the hand of the Philistines. 13 So Mephibosheth lived in Jerusalem, for ohe ate always at the king’s table. 10 So David was not willing to take the ark of the Lord into the city of David. 3 above]; ch. 9 When Joab saw that the battle was set against him both in front and in the rear, he chose some of the best men of Israel and arrayed them against the Syrians. The oracle of David, the son of Jesse, the oracle of the man who was raised on high, the anointed of the God of Jacob, the sweet psalmist of Israel: a 2 “The Spirit of the Lord speaks by me; his word is on my tongue. 2 Samuel 22 English Standard Version << 2 Samuel 21 | 2 Samuel 22 | 2 Samuel 23 >> David's Song of Deliverance. 3 David also defeated (F)Hadadezer the son of Rehob, king of (G)Zobah, as he went to restore his power at the river Euphrates. 24 dAnd you established for yourself your people Israel to be your people forever. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 10:16, 19; 1 Chr. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 5 (J)And when the (K)Syrians of Damascus came to help (L)Hadadezer king of (M)Zobah, David struck down 22,000 men of the Syrians. 2 the king said to uNathan the prophet, “See now, I dwell vin a house of cedar, but the ark of God dwells win a tent.” 2 Samuel 11 English Standard Version << 2 Samuel 10 | 2 Samuel 11 | 2 Samuel 12 >> David and Bath-sheba. 14 rI will be to him a father, and he shall be to me a son. 19 And when all the kings who were servants of Hadadezer saw that they had been defeated by Israel, they made peace with Israel gand became subject to them. But by the female servants of whom you have spoken, by them I shall be held in honor.” And the Lord gave victory to David wherever he went. 2 Samuel David Hears of Saul’s Death. 14 Then he put garrisons in Edom; throughout all Edom he put garrisons, band all the Edomites became David’s servants. 1-18, see 1 Chr. 25 The watchman called out and told the king. And David was kwearing a linen ephod. Two lines he measured to be put to death, and one full line to be spared. 2 Samuel 8 English Standard Version (ESV) David's Victories. 10:6; 1 Sam. 6 And when they came to the threshing floor of aNacon, Uzzah bput out his hand to the ark of God and took hold of it, for the oxen stumbled. 15 But when the Syrians saw that they had been defeated by Israel, they gathered themselves together. Font Size. 2 And he defeated Moab and he measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground. 4 The king said to him, “Where is he?” And Ziba said to the king, “He is in the house of mMachir the son of Ammiel, at Lo-debar.” Update. And the Lord said to you, x 'You shall be shepherd of my people Israel, and you shall be prince over Israel.'" 6 Then David put garrisons in Aram of Damascus, and the Syrians rbecame servants to David and brought tribute. After this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and David took Metheg-ammah out of the hand of the Philistines. And when he came to David, he fell to the ground and paid homage. 2 In times past, when Saul was king over us, w it was you who led out and brought in Israel. 6, 14; [Ps. He who is often reproved, yet stiffens his neck will suddenly be broken beyond healing. X. KJV Blessed are the pure in heart, for they shall see God. oThen all the people departed, each to his house. 1:1 After the death of Saul, when David had returned from striking down the Amalekites, David remained two days in Ziklag. And they ravaged the Ammonites and besieged Rabbah. 7 And David took (P)the shields of gold that were carried by the servants of Hadadezer and brought them to Jerusalem. 2 # Num. 2 Samuel 8 David's Victories. 22 yTherefore you are great, O Lord God. And David administered justice and equity to all his people. 11 1 In the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, David sent Joab, and his servants with him, and all Israel. 19 and distributed among all the people, the whole multitude of Israel, both men and women, a cake of bread, a portion of meat,5 and a cake of raisins to each one. 3 But the princes of the Ammonites said to Hanun their lord, “Do you think, because David has sent comforters to you, that he is honoring your father? 2 Samuel 8 - ESV: After this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and David took Metheg-ammah out of the hand of the Philistines. 18:1-17; Ps. Matthew 5:8. 2 Now there was a servant of the house of Saul whose name was jZiba, and they called him to David. Two lines he measured to be put to death, and one full line to be spared. 2 Samuel 8 The Ark Brought to Jerusalem 6 t David again gathered all the chosen men of Israel , thirty thousand . 10:27; 2 Kgs. Verse. But David took it aside dto the house of Obed-edom the Gittite. And the Moabites j became servants to David and k brought tribute. 1:38. The ESV, MacArthur Study Bible, 2nd Edition, Premium Goatskin Leather, Brown, Premier Collection: Thomas Nelson (9780785235668): Free Delivery at Eden.co.uk And the king said, “Remain at Jericho until your beards have grown and then return.”. 3 And Nathan said to the king, x“Go, do all that is in your heart, for the Lord is with you.”. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 3 And they carried the ark of God xon a new cart and brought it yout of the house of Abinadab, which was on the hill. 3 And the king said, “Is there not still someone of the house of Saul, that I may show kthe kindness of God to him?” Ziba said to the king, “There is still a son of lJonathan; he is crippled in his feet.” But Michal the daughter of Saul came out to meet David and said, “How the king of Israel honored himself today, puncovering himself today before the eyes of his servants’ female servants, as one of the qvulgar fellows shamelessly uncovers himself!” 2 Samuel 8-10 The Victories of David - Duration: 50:34. 8 And from Betah and from Berothai, cities of Hadadezer, King David took very much bronze. 12 aBe of good courage, and blet us be courageous for our people, and for the cities of our God, and cmay the Lord do what seems good to him.” 21 Because of your promise, and according to your own heart, you have brought about all this greatness, to make your servant know it. 17 And when it was told David, he gathered all Israel together and crossed the Jordan and came to Helam. (). Blessed are the pure in heart: for they shall see God. 17 In accordance with all these words, and in accordance with all this vision, Nathan spoke to David. 2 And David arose and went with all the people who were with him from u Baale-judah v to bring up from there the ark of God , which is called by the name of the L ord of hosts w who sits enthroned on the cherubim . 6 I have not lived in a house zsince the day I brought up the people of Israel from Egypt to this day, but I have been moving about ain a tent for my dwelling. And he defeated Moab and he measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground. 2 And David arose and went with all the people who were with him from Baale-judah to bring up from there the ark of God, which is called by the name of the Lord of hosts who sits enthroned on the cherubim Then Joab returned from fighting against the Ammonites and came to Jerusalem. 12 from Edom, wMoab, xthe Ammonites, ythe Philistines, zAmalek, and from the spoil of Hadadezer the son of Rehob, king of mZobah. 6 Then David put garrisons in Aram of Damascus, and the Syrians (N)became servants to David and brought tribute. 12 And Mephibosheth had a young son, rwhose name was Mica. 15 sbut my steadfast love will not depart from him, tas I took it from Saul, whom I put away from before you. Samuel then said to the men of Israel, “Go every man to his city.” (1Sa 8:7; Ho 13:11) The ESV ® Bible (The Holy Bible, English Standard Version ® ) copyright ©2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. 10 And you and your sons and your servants shall till the land for him and shall bring in the produce, that your master’s grandson may have bread to eat. 23 And Michal the daughter of Saul had no child to the day of her death. English Standard Version. 2 iAnd he defeated Moab and he measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground. And you, O Lord, became their God. Subscribe to a study package to unlock the ESV Study Bible, the interactive Knowing the Bible study series, the Preaching the Word commentary series, and more. 2 Samuel 10. 4 with the ark of God,2 and Ahio went before the ark. 16 uAnd your house and your kingdom shall be made sure forever before me.3 uYour throne shall be established forever.’” Two lines he measured to be put to death, and one full line to be spared. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. 26 And your name will be magnified forever, saying, ‘The Lord of hosts is God over Israel,’ and the house of your servant David will be established before you. 22 I will make myself yet more contemptible than this, and I will be abased in your7 eyes. 60:8] became servants to David and # [1 Sam. 9 Then the king called Ziba, Saul’s servant, and said to him, “All that belonged to Saul and to all his house I have given to your master’s grandson. 5 pAnd when the qSyrians of Damascus came to help lHadadezer king of mZobah, David struck down 22,000 men of the Syrians. The Last Words of David. 9 And David said, “Is there still anyone ... 2 Samuel 8. 2 Samuel 2:8 Ish-bosheth Made King of Israel 8 But l Abner the son of Ner, commander of Saul’s army, took Ish-bosheth the son of Saul and brought him over to m Mahanaim, 11 jfrom the time that I appointed judges over my people Israel. sAnd the Lord gave victory to David wherever he went. 4 So Hanun took David’s servants and shaved off half the beard of each and cut off their garments in the middle, uat their hips, and sent them away. 3 above]; [ch. 11 And he said, “If the Syrians are too strong for me, then you shall help me, but if the Ammonites are too strong for you, then I will come and help you. English Standard Version King James Version. 2 After this David inquired of the Lord, “Shall I go up into any of the cities of Judah?”And the Lord said to him, “Go up.” David said, “To which shall I go up?” And he said, “To Hebron.” 2 So David went up there, and his two wives also, Ahinoam of Jezreel and Abigail the widow of Nabal of Carmel. 13 And when hthose who bore the ark of the Lord had gone six steps, ihe sacrificed an ox and a fattened animal. 2 Samuel 6 English Standard Version The Ark Brought to Jerusalem 1 David again gathered all the chosen men of Israel, thirty thousand. 5 “Go and tell my servant David, ‘Thus says the Lord: yWould you build me a house to dwell in? 7 sNow when the king lived in his house and the Lord thad given him rest from all his surrounding enemies, 14 And David jdanced before the Lord with all his might. 6 tDavid again gathered all the chosen men of Israel, thirty thousand. 8 And the Ammonites came out and drew up in battle array at the entrance of the gate, and wthe Syrians of Zobah and of Rehob and ythe men of Tob and Maacah were by themselves in the open country. ESV Study Bible, Burgundy Genuine Leather with Thumb Index, ESV Student Study Bible--soft leather-look, navy/slate with timeless design, ESV Journaling Bible, Interleaved Edition, Cloth over Board, Tan, Romans, ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal, ESV Journaling Bible, Interleaved Edition--Imitation leather with summer garden design. 15 So David reigned over all Israel. The quote from the title slide is from the words of a young David in 1 Samuel 17:37, “The Lord who delivered me from the paw of the lion and from the paw of the bear, He will deliver me from the hand of this Philistine”, that we derive the central theme for this study of 1st and 2nd Samuel, THE BATTLE IS THE LORD’s. 2 Samuel 2 English Standard Version (ESV) David Anointed King of Judah. NIV KJV ESV NKJV. 2 Samuel 8. 1 Now these are the last words of David:. And after a time Amnon, David's son, loved her. And all who lived in Ziba’s house became Mephibosheth’s servants. 20 And what more can David say to you? 7 And David took tthe shields of gold that were carried by the servants of Hadadezer and brought them to Jerusalem. 11 (R)These also King David dedicated to the Lord, together with the silver and gold that he dedicated from all the nations he subdued, 12 from Edom, (S)Moab, (T)the Ammonites, (U)the Philistines, (V)Amalek, and from the spoil of Hadadezer the son of Rehob, king of (W)Zobah. 4 (H)And David took from him 1,700 horsemen, and 20,000 foot soldiers. 9 When Toi king of (Q)Hamath heard that David had defeated the whole army of Hadadezer, 10 Toi sent his son Joram to King David, to ask about his health and to bless him because he had fought against Hadadezer and defeated him, for Hadadezer had often been at war with Toi. 7 And the anger of the Lord was kindled against Uzzah, and cGod struck him down there because of his error, and he died there beside the ark of God. Paragraph. And they ravaged the Ammonites and besieged Rabbah. 16 cJoab the son of Zeruiah was over the army, and dJehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was recorder, And Uzzah and Ahio,1 the sons of Abinadab, were driving the new cart, 22 1 And David spoke to the Lord the words of this song on the day when the Lord delivered him from the hand of all his enemies, and from the hand of Saul. wYou have spoken also of your servant’s house for a great while to come, and this is instruction for mankind, O Lord God! 10 And I will appoint a place for my people Israel gand will plant them, so that they may dwell in their own place hand be disturbed no more. Two lines he measured to be put to death, and one full line to be spared. xFor you know your servant, O Lord God! 14:47; 1 Kgs. And the king said, “If he is alone, there is news in his mouth.” 2 Samuel 8:1-12:31 ESV / 6 helpful votes Helpful Not Helpful. 2 Samuel 5 David Anointed King of Israel. 2 And David said, “I will deal loyally1 with Hanun the son of tNahash, as his father dealt loyally with me.” So David sent by his servants to console him concerning his father. 2 Samuel - Chapter 1 * 2Sa 1:1: Now it came to pass after the death of Saul, when David had returned from the slaughter of the Amalekites, and David had stayed two days in Ziklag, 2Sa 1:2: on the third day, behold, it happened that a man came from Saul's camp with his clothes torn and dust on his head. And the Moabites (D)became servants to David and (E)brought tribute. 8 Then the king said to the woman, “Go to your house, and I will give orders concerning you.” 9 And the woman of Tekoa said to the king, # 1 Sam. 8 Now, therefore, thus you shall say to my servant David, ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts, e I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, that you should be prince 2 over my people Israel. 24:17 And he defeated Moab and he measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground. English Standard Version (ESV), Upgrade to Bible Gateway Plus, and access the, For ver. 14 And when the Ammonites saw that the Syrians fled, they likewise fled before Abishai and entered the city. And Joram brought with him articles of silver, of gold, and of bronze. 14 Then he put garrisons in Edom; throughout all Edom he put garrisons, (Y)and all the Edomites became David's servants. 1 After the death of Saul, when David had returned a from striking down the Amalekites, David remained two days in Ziklag. KJV ... 2 Samuel 8 :: English Standard Version (ESV) Strong's. And kI will give you rest from all your enemies. And David said, “Mephibosheth!” And he answered, “Behold, I am your servant.” 2 And David arose and went with all the people who were with him from uBaale-judah vto bring up from there the ark of God, which is called by the name of the Lord of hosts wwho sits enthroned on the cherubim. And David ohamstrung all the chariot horses but left enough for 100 chariots. 2 And on the third day, behold, a man came from Saul’s camp, with his clothes torn and dirt on his head. 60, [See ver. Copy Options. 21 And David said to Michal, “It was before the Lord, rwho chose me above your father and above all his house, to appoint me as prince6 over Israel, the people of the Lord—and I will celebrate before the Lord. 8 After this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and David took Metheg-ammah out of the hand of the Philistines. English Standard Version (ESV) The Holy Bible, English Standard Version. 13 And David made a name for himself when he returned from striking down 18,000 Edomites in athe Valley of Salt. And the king said to him, “Are you Ziba?” And he said, “I am your servant.” 20 And David returned to bless his household. 10 The rest of his men he put in the charge of Abishai his brother, and he arrayed them against the Ammonites. And Joram brought with him articles of silver, of gold, and of bronze. When he commits iniquity, sI will discipline him with the rod of men, with the stripes of the sons of men, 9 And I have been with you wherever you went and have cut off all your enemies from before you. Red Letter. David's Victories. 18 And the Syrians fled before Israel, and David killed of the Syrians the men of 700 chariots, and 40,000 horsemen, and wounded fShobach the commander of their army, so that he died there. mAnd David offered burnt offerings and peace offerings before the Lord. 16 (Z)Joab the son of Zeruiah was over the army, and (AA)Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was recorder, 17 and (AB)Zadok the son of Ahitub and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar were priests, and (AC)Seraiah was secretary, 18 and (AD)Benaiah the son of Jehoiada was over[a] the (AE)Cherethites and the Pelethites, and David's sons were priests. 17 and eZadok the son of Ahitub and Ahimelech the son of Abiathar were priests, and fSeraiah was secretary, (O)And the Lord gave victory to David wherever he went. 8 And David was angry because the Lord had broken out against Uzzah. And the Moabites # ver. English Standard Version; 2 Samuel 13 2 Samuel 13. 18 Then King David went in and sat before the Lord and said, v“Who am I, O Lord God, and what is my house, that you have brought me thus far? 16 And Hadadezer sent and brought out the Syrians who were beyond dthe Euphrates.2 They came to Helam, with eShobach the commander of the army of Hadadezer at their head. So the Syrians were afraid to save the Ammonites anymore. 23 aAnd who is like your people Israel, the one nation on earth whom God went to redeem to be his people, making himself a name band doing for them4 great and awesome things by driving out before your people,5 whom cyou redeemed for yourself from Egypt, a nation and its gods? 5 When it was told David, he sent to meet them, for the men were greatly ashamed. 2 Samuel 3 2 Samuel 4:1-12 2 Samuel 5 Return to the Main Player Favoriting is a great way to keep a list of sermons, programs, and ministry resources in your account. 12 mWhen your days are fulfilled and nyou lie down with your fathers, oI will raise up your offspring after you, who shall come from your body, and I will establish his kingdom. But David remained at Jerusalem. The Syrians arrayed themselves against David and fought with him. 4 nAnd David took from him 1,700 horsemen, and 20,000 foot soldiers. 19 And yet this was a small thing in your eyes, O Lord God. 9 And David said, “Is there still anyone left of the house of Saul, that I may ishow him kindness for Jonathan’s sake?” 9 When Toi king of uHamath heard that David had defeated the whole army of Hadadezer, And David’s servants came into the land of the Ammonites. 11 vThese also King David dedicated to the Lord, together with the silver and gold that he dedicated from all the nations he subdued, 10 sAfter this the king of the Ammonites died, and Hanun his son reigned in his place. 1 g After this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and David took h Metheg-ammah out of the hand of the Philistines.. 2 i And he defeated Moab and he measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground. Searching for ESV Compact Bible (Trutone, Lavender Bloom) deals, bargains, sales on Bargain Bro USA honesty blessing heart. And he defeated Moab and he measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground. And when he came to David, d he fell to the ground and paid homage. 9 f And I have been with you wherever you went and have cut off all your enemies from before you. 4 But that same night the word of the Lord came to Nathan, But Mephibosheth your master’s grandson oshall always eat at my table.” Now Ziba had qfifteen sons and twenty servants. 28 And now, O Lord God, you are God, and eyour words are true, and you have promised this good thing to your servant. Font Size 2 Samuel 9. 15:18; 20:7; 1 Sam. 24 Now David [g] 2 Samuel 19:8 was sitting between the two gates, and [h] [2 Samuel 13:34; 2 Kings 9:17] the watchman went up to the roof of the gate by the wall, and when he lifted up his eyes and looked, he saw a man running alone. 8 After this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and David took Metheg-ammah out of the hand of the Philistines. 9 fAnd I have been with you wherever you went and have cut off all your enemies from before you. 29 Now therefore may it please you to bless the house of your servant, so that it may continue forever before you. And the Lord gave victory to David wherever he went. Cite Share Print BLB Searches. David’s Victories. 9 And David was afraid of the Lord that day, and he said, “How can the ark of the Lord come to me?” READ TOGETHER: 2 Samuel 7:8-16 (ESV) 8 Now, therefore, thus you shall say to my servant David, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, that you should be prince over my people Israel. 2 Samuel 11 - In the spring of the year, the time when kings go out to battle, David sent Joab, and his servants with him, and all Israel. 8 (A)After this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and David took (B)Metheg-ammah out of the hand of the Philistines. 3 David also defeated lHadadezer the son of Rehob, king of mZobah, as he went to restore his power at the river Euphrates. Now lhe was lame in both his feet. 10 Toi sent his son Joram to King David, to ask about his health and to bless him because he had fought against Hadadezer and defeated him, for Hadadezer had often been at war with Toi. Search the Bible. 13 pHe shall build a house for my name, and qI will establish the throne of his kingdom forever. David was initially acclaimed king at Hebron by the tribe of Judah (chs. 7 And David said to him, “Do not fear, ifor I will show you kindness for the sake of your father Jonathan, and I will restore to you all the land of Saul your father, and oyou shall eat at my table always.” 1 - 4 ), and subsequently was accepted by the remaining tribes after the murder of Ish-Bosheth, one of Saul's surviving sons ( 5:1-5 ). Calvary Chapel Ontario 15,200 views. 15 So David reigned over all Israel. Two lines he measured to be put to death, and one full line to be spared. 2 And he defeated Moab and he measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground. 2 Samuel depicts David as a true (though imperfect) representative of the ideal theocratic king. And the Moabites became servants to David and brought tribute. 15 So David and all the house of Israel brought up the ark of the Lord with shouting and with the sound of the horn. And I will make for you a great name, like the name of the great ones of the earth. 13 So Joab and the people who were with him drew near to battle against the Syrians, and they fled before him. And David (I)hamstrung all the chariot horses but left enough for 100 chariots. 3 David said to him, “Where do you come from?” Two lines he measured to be put to death, and one full line to be spared. 1 Then all the tribes of Israel u came to David at Hebron and said, "Behold, v we are your bone and flesh. 2 (C)And he defeated Moab and he measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground. 8 Now, therefore, thus you shall say to my servant David, ‘Thus says the Lord of hosts, eI took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, that you should be prince2 over my people Israel. And I will make for you a great name, like the name of the great ones of the earth. 17 And they brought in the ark of the Lord and set it lin its place, inside the tent that David had pitched for it. 50:34. zFor there is none like you, and there is no God besides you, according to all that we have heard with our ears. 6 When the Ammonites saw that they had become a stench to David, the Ammonites sent and hired the Syrians of vBeth-rehob, and wthe Syrians of Zobah, 20,000 foot soldiers, and the king of xMaacah with 1,000 men, and the men of yTob, 12,000 men. 5 Then King David sent and brought him from the house of Machir the son of Ammiel, at Lo-debar. For you, O Lord God, have spoken, fand with your blessing shall the house of your servant be blessed forever.”. Sign up for an account to try it FREE for 30 days. Amnon and Tamar 1Now Absalom, David's son, had a beautiful sister, whose name was Tamar. 18:3], [See ver. Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. Two lines he measured to be put to death, and one full line to be spared. 13 And David made a name for himself when he returned from striking down 18,000 Edomites in (X)the Valley of Salt. English Standard Version (ESV) Bible Book List. 2 Samuel 9 - New International Version NIV Dramatized Audio Bible - Duration: 2:07. 1 After this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and David took Metheg-ammah out of the hand of the Philistines.. 2 And he defeated Moab and he measured them with a line, making them lie down on the ground. iAnd violent men shall afflict them no more, as formerly, And that place is called Perez-uzzah4 to this day. And the Moabites jbecame servants to David and kbrought tribute. ESV Scripture Journal: Old and New Testament Sets The ESV Scripture Journal: Old and New Testament Sets pair the entirety of every book of the Bible with lightly lined blank pages opposite each page of Bible text, allowing readers to take extended notes or record insights and prayers directly beside corresponding passages of Scripture. 11:23, ch. 16 As the ark of the Lord came into the city of David, Michal the daughter of Saul looked out of the window and saw King David leaping and dancing before the Lord, and she despised him in her heart. Cancel any time. 11 And the ark of the Lord remained in the house of Obed-edom the Gittite three months, eand the Lord blessed Obed-edom and all his household. 17:3; Ps. 18 And when David had finished offering the burnt offerings and the peace offerings, nhe blessed the people in the name of the Lord of hosts 18 and gBenaiah the son of Jehoiada was over1 the hCherethites and the Pelethites, and David’s sons were priests. 7 And when David heard of it, he sent Joab and all the host of zthe mighty men. Moreover, the Lord declares to you that lthe Lord will make you a house. 8 And he paid homage and said, “What is your servant, that you should show regard for pa dead dog such as I?”. 6 And nMephibosheth the son of Jonathan, son of Saul, came to David and fell on his face and paid homage. 8 gAfter this David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and David took hMetheg-ammah out of the hand of the Philistines. Has not David sent his servants to you to search the city and to spy it out and to overthrow it?” 8 And from Betah and from Berothai, cities of Hadadezer, King David took very much bronze. 7 In all places where bI have moved with all the people of Israel, did I speak a word with cany of the judges1 of Israel, whom I commanded dto shepherd my people Israel, saying, “Why have you not built me a house of cedar?”’ ESV Introductions to the Books of the Bible includes a short paragraph for each book of the Bible giving an overview of the book and author/date info if known. English Standard Version Update. 2 And on the third day, behold, b a man came from Saul’s camp, c with his clothes torn and dirt on his head.