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Men left before the ark.
God's promises to David.
about 10-12. for ever.
B. C for he is good; for his mercy endureth unto this day; but t have gone from B. C.
tent to tent, and from one tabernacle about 1012. 35 "And say ye, Save us, O God of to another. 5. Ps. 166. 47, our salvation, and gather us together, 6 Wheresoever I have walked with Heb. have
and deliver us from the heathen, that all Israel, spake I a word to any of
manded to feed my people, saying, 1 Kings &15. 36 - Blessed be the LORD God of Why have ye not built me a house
Israel for ever and ever. And all of cedars? • Deut. 27. 15. the people said, Amen, and praised 7 Now therefore thus shalt thou say the Lord.
unto my servant David, Thus saith 37 [ So he left there before the ark the Lord of hosts, I took thee from of the covenant of the Lord Asaph the sheepcote, even + from following + Heb. from
after. and his brethren, to minister before the sheep, that thou shouldest be ruler the ark continually, as every day's over my people Israel : work required :
8 And I have been with thee whith38 And Obed-edom with their breth-ersoever thou hast walked, and have ren, threescore and eight; Obed-edom cut off all thine enemies from before also the son of Jeduthun and Hosah thee, and have made thee a name like to be porters :
the name of the great men that are in 39 And Zadok the priest, and his the earth.
brethren the priests, Pbefore the tab- 9 Also I will ordain a place for my 41 Kings 3. 4.
ernacle of the Lord 'in the high people Israel, and will plant them,
and they shall dwell in their place,
Lord upon the altar of the burnt shall the children of wickedness waste
evening, and to do according to all 10 And since the time that I com-
Israel. Moreover I will subdue all
* because his
mercy 11 | And it shall come to pass, when endureth for ever;
thy days be expired that thou must Lr 3. 11.
42 And with them Heman and Jed- go to be with thy fathers, that I will
and with musical instruments of God. tablish his kingdom.
I will stablish his throne for ever. 43 'And all the people departed every 13 I will be his father, and he shall 2 Sam. 7. 14, man to his house : and David returned be my son: and I will not take my to bless his house.
mercy away from him, as I took it
from him that was before thee: CHAPTER XVII.
14 But I will settle him in minec Luke 1. 33. Nathan approreth the purpose of David to build a house and in my kingdom for ever: God he forbiddeth him; 11 but promiseth blessings and his throne shall be established for to his seed 16 David: prayer and thanksgiving. evermore.
row ait came to pass, as David 15 According to all these words, and
to Nathan the prophet, Lo, I dwell in Nathan speak unto David.
am I, O LORD God, and what is mine
17 And yet this was a small thing in
great while to come, and hast regarded
18 What can David speak more to
He subdueth his enemies.
othai, 2 San. 8. 3.
2 Sam. 8. 9.
miani of ours.
15, 23. 2 Chr.
+ Heb. hast rerealed the
19 O Lord, for thy servant's sake, cus came to help Hadarezer king of B. C. about 1042 and according to thine own heart, Zobah, David slew of the Syrians two about 1040.
hast thou done all this greatness, in and twenty thousand men.
20 O Lord, there is none like thee, damascus ; and the Syrians became
ersoever he went.
tah, 2 Sam &
22 For thy people Israel didst thou Solomon made the brazen sea, and
23 Therefore now, Lord, let the thing heard how David had smitten all the
2 Sam. 8. 10. established for ever, and do as thou David, il to inquire of his welfare, and
| Or, to slyte. hast said.
t to congratulate him, because he had | Heb.to bless. 24 Let it even be established, that fought against Hadarezer, and smitten thy name may be magnified for ever, him; (for Hadarezer thad war with + Heb mazs the saying, The Lord of hosts is the God Tou ;) and with him all manner of
ci Kings 7. of Israel, even a God to Israel : and let vessels of gold and silver and brass.
4 12 15, 16. the house of David thy servant be 11 1 Them also king David dedicated established before thee.
unto the LORD, with the silver and 25 For thou, O my God, t hast told the gold that he brought from all of thy
thy servant that thou wilt build him these nations; from Edom, and from
26 And now, Lord, thou art God, from Amalek.
Zeruiah slew of the Edomites in the || Or, it hath
27 Now therefore I let it please thee valley of salt d eighteen thousand. pleased thee.
to bless the house of thy servant, that 13 And he put garrisons in Edom;
David whithersoever he went.
14 1 So David reigned over all Is-
rael, and executed judgment and jus-
I. Or, Tere
brance. about 1010. COW after this ait came to pass, 16 And Zadok the son of Ahitub,
elect, 2 Sarn and subdued them, and took Gath and were the priests; and Shavsha was 8. 17. her towns out of the hand of the Phi- scribe ;
I Caled Scra.
iah, 2 Sam. listines.
17 i And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada
8.17, and Mi 2 And he smote Moab; and the Mo- was over the Cherethites and the Pe
sha, 1 Kings
4.3. abites became David's servants, and lethites ; and the sons of David were [ 2 Sam. 8. 18 brought gifts. chief + about the king.
+ Heb, at the
hand of the H1 Or, Hadade 3 1 And David smote 11 Hadarezer
king. zer, 2 Sam. 8. king of Zobah unto Hamath, as he
fully treated. 6 The Animonites, strengthened by
the Syrians, are orercome by Joab and Abishai. 16
OW ait came to pass about
hundred chariots. † Heb. Dar.
2 And David said, I will shew kindmesek.
5 And when the Syrians of + Damas- ness unto Hanun the son of Nahash,
a 2 Sam. 8. 18. e 2 Sam. &. 14,
a 2 Sam. 8. 1, &c.
sand "chariots, and • seven thousand Northaitwanash the king of the Sam. 10. 1,
seren hun dred.
The Ammonites and
Syrians are overcome.
Il That is,
2 Sam. 10. 16.
B. C. because his father shewed kindness to with him drew nigh before the Syr- B. C. about 1037.
And David sent messengers to ians unto the battle; and they fied about 1037. comfort him concerning his father. before him. So the servants of David came into 15 And when the children of Ammon the land of the children of Ammon to saw that the Syrians were fled, they Hanun, to comfort him.
likewise fled before Abishai his broth3 But the princes of the children of er, and entered into the city. Then * Fleb Ia taine Ammon said to Hanun, + Thinkest Joab came to Jerusalem. repart de Do thou that David doth honour thy fa- 16 | And when the Syrians saw that about 1036.
ther, that he hath sent comforters they were put to the worse before Is-
5 Then there went certain, and told Jordan, and came upon them, and set
18 But the Syrians fled before Israel ;
mon saw that they had made them- thousand men which fought in chariots, • Heb.be stink selves + odious to David, Hanun and and forty thousand footmen, and killed
the children of Ammon sent a thou- Shophach the captain of the host.
potamia, and out of Syria-maachah, worse before Israel, they made peace 13.5, 9. band out of Zobah.
with David, and became his servants :
the people thereof pul to death. Three giunts are
about 1035. to battle.
8 And when David heard of it, he the year was expired, at the
led forth the power of the army, and
stroyed it. 10 Now when Joab saw that + the 2 And David · took the crown of their about 1033. battle was set against him before and king from off his head, and found it behind, he chose out of all the il choice + to weigh a talent of gold, and there + Heb. the of Israel, and put them in array against were precious stones in it; and it was the Syrians.
set upon David's head: and he brought 30, 31. 11 And the rest of the people he de- also exceeding much spoil out of the * Hab. diorai. livered unto the hand of t Abishai his city.
brother, and they set themselves in ar- 3 And he brought out the people that
12 And he said, If the Syrians be too and with harrows of iron, and with
about 1018. 13 Be of good courage, and let us 4 1 And it came to pass after this, Or..conbehave ourselves valiantly for our that there l arose war at ll Gezer with people, and for the cities of our God : the Philistines ; at which time • Sib- . Or, Gob. and let the Lord do that which is good bechai the Hushathite slew # Sippai, 29: 0.2 in his sight.
return of the yeur.
weight of C 2 Sam. 12.
that was of the children of the giant: Or, Rapha. 14 So Joab and the people that were and they were subdued.
e ch. 11. 29.
The people numbered.
The people afflicted.
+ Heb. Take
+ Heb, born to
1 Sam. 16. 9.
b ch. 27. 23.
1 Or, Aras
B. C. 5 And there was war again with the things : choose thee one of them, that B. C. 1017. about 1018. Philistines; and Elhanan the son of I may do it unto thee.
11 Jair slew Lahmi the brother of Go- 11 So Gad came to David, and said Called also
liath the Gittite, whose spear-staff was unto him, Thus saith the LORD, Jaare-oregim, 2 Sam. like a weaver's beam.
† Choose thee
ure, whose fingers and toes were four fore thy foes, while that the sword
on each foot: and he also was the son else three days the sword of the LORD,
even the pestilence, in the land, and 1 Or, re- 7 But when he | defied Israel, Jona- the angel of the Lord destroying proached
than the son of Shimea David's broth-throughout all the coasts of Israel.
Now therefore advise thyself what
in a great strait: let me fall now into
the hand of the Lord; for very great 10r, many. CHAPTER XXI.
are his mercies: but let me not fall
14 | So the Lord sent pestilence
15 And God sent an bangel unto Je- b 2 Sam. 21. 16. 1017.
ND a Satan stood up against Is-rusalem to destroy it: and as he was a 2 Sam. 24. 1, ber Israel.
repented him of the evil, and said to 2 And David said to Joab and to the the angel that destroyed, It is enough, rulers of the people, Go, number Is- stay now thine hand. And the angel rael from Beer-sheba even to Dan; of the Lord stood by the threshingband bring the number of them to floor of 1 Ornan the Jebusite.
nah, me, that I may know it.
16 And David lifted up his eyes, and
sinned and done evil indeed ; but as
18 T Then the 'angel of the Lord
1 2 Chr. 3.1
David should go up, and set up an
19 And David went up at the saying + Heb. And it 7 † And God was displeased with this of Gad, which he spake in the name the eyes of thing; therefore he smote Israel. of the Lord.
8 And David said unto God, I have 20 | And Ornan turned back, and 10r. When this thing sinned greatly, because I have done saw the angel; and his four sons with back and 929 d 2 Sam. 24.10. this thing: 'but now, I beseech thee, him hid themselves. Now Ornan was
the angel € 2 Sam. 12. 18. do away the iniquity of thy servant; threshing wheat. for I have done very foolishly.
21 And as David came to Ornan, 9 | And the Lord spake unto Gad, Ornan looked and saw David, and David's seer, saying,
went out of the threshingfloor, and + Heb. stretch
10 Go and tell David, saying, Thus bowed himself to David with his face
2 Sam. 24.18
och, 27. 24.
the LORD concerning
then be and his four sons retrati themsdres.
i See 1 Sam. 9. 9.
The people. The pestilence is stayed.
David's charge to Solomon.
+ Heb. Give.
ar' famine: a.
destroved be that the stand raketh tha; a ord of the Lord o the land, si ORD destoran pasts of keel e thrzelf n ain to him that
ch. 17. 1. & 28. 2.
ch. 28. 3.
unto Gad. I 1 ne fall now in
for very let me not fail
2 Sam. 24
sent pestilence e fell of ladi
25. & 5. 4.
one of them, that I
B. C. 1017. 22 Then David said to Ornan, + Grant that is to be builded for the LORD must B. C. 1017. E.
me the place of this threshingfloor, be exceeding magnifical, of fame and Darid, and said
that I may build an altar therein unto of glory throughout all countries: I Lith the Lord
the LORD: thou shalt grant it me for will therefore now make preparation
before his death.
1 Kings 8.17. offering; I give it all.
LORD my God:
my name, because thou hast shed
9 Behold, a son shall be born to ich. 28. 5.
ferings and peace offerings, and cali- enemies round about: for his name anzel unto de Lav. 9. 94. ed upon the LORD; and he answered shall be !! Solomon, and I will give That is,
12.02.2.3. 1. & him from heaven by fire upon the peace and quietness unto Israel in his
1 Kings 5.5. into the sheath thereof.
I will be his father; and I will estab-
29 For the tabernacle of the Lord, house of the LORD thy God, as he hath
were at that season in the high place andunderstanding,and give theecharge
concerning Israel, that thou mayest 30 But David could not go before it keep the law of the Lord thy God. to inquire of God: for he was afraid 13 P Then shalt thou prosper, if thou p Josh. 1. 7, 8. because of the sword of the angel of takest heed to fulfil the statutes and the LORD.
judgments which the Lord charged
Moses with concerning Israel : abe a Deut. 31.7, 8,
strong, and of good courage; dread
14 Now, behold, ll in my trouble I | Or, in my have prepared for the house of the
poverty. THEN David said, a This is the Lord'a hundred thousand talents of
ch, 17. 12, 13. & 28. 6. m Heb. 1. 5.
and as he was beheld, and he il, and said d. It is enough ind the ange the threstun usite. p his eres, at de LORD stari d the heart
D ver. 16.
d in his hand salem. Then of Israel, the
bih, fell up
ch. 28. 7.
Josh. 1. 6, 7 9. ch. 28. 20.
t is that have Ideed: but a Te ther duxe thee, O La n msfarba people
of the lange to David Thai nd set up 40 he thresha ite. at the senin
in the 13
1.2.2 Char. is the altar of the burnt offering for of silver; and of brass and iron 'with- - As ver. 3. Israel.
out weight; for it is in abundance:
the land of Israel; and he set masons 15 Moreover, there are workmen with
in abundance without weight; brass, and the iron, there is no number. 1 Kings 7. 47.
4 Also cedar trees in abundance : Arise therefore, and be doing, and the
brought much cedar wood to David. 17 | David also commanded all the
d back, em our sons # Uman was
& ver. 11.