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David's victories.

CHAP. XVIII. XIX. Hanun's villany to David's servants. Before blessest, O LORD, and it shall be blessed 14 g So David reigned over all Israel, cir. 1942 for ever.

and executed judgment and justice among

all his people.
1 David subdueth the Philistines and the 15 And Joab the son of Zeruiah was

Moabites. 3 He smiteth Hadarezer and over the host; and Jehoshaphat the son
the Syrians. 9 Tou sendeth Hadoran with of Ahilud, ll recorder.
presents to bless David. 11 The presents

16 And Zadok the son of Ahitub, and
and the spoil David dedicateth to God. 13
He puttelh garrisons in Edom. 14 David's || Abimelech the son of Abiathar, were

the priests; and || Shavsha was scribe;
row after this "it came to pass, that 17 And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada

David smote the Philistines, and was over the Cherethites and the Pele- 2 Sam.& 17,
subdued them, and took Gath and her thites; and the sons of David were chief Kings 4. 3.
towns out of the hand of the Philistines. + about the king.
2 And he smote Moab; and the Moab-

ites became David's servants, and brought

1 David's messengers, sent to comfort Hanun
3 And David smote || Hadarezer king

the son of Nahash, are villanously entreat

ed. 6 The Ammonites, strengthened by the of Zobah unto Hamath, as he went to

Syrians, are overcome by Joab and Abishai. stablish his dominion by the river Eu 16 Shophach, making a new supply of the phrates.

Syrians, is slain by David.

to . 1037. Samen sand chariots, and seven thousand horse

men, and twenty thousand footmen: Da- Ammon died, and his son reigned in his
vid also houghed all the chariot horses, stead.
but reserved of them an hundred chariots. 2 And David said, I will shew kind-

5 And when the Syrians of +Damas- ness unto Hanun the son of Nahash, be-
cus came to help Hadarezer king of 20 cause his father shewed kindness to me.
bah, David slew of the Syrians two and And David sent messengers to comfort
twenty thousand men.

him concerning his father. So the serv-
6 Then David put garrisons in Syria- ants of David came into the land of the
damascus; and the Syrians became Da- children of Ammon to Hanun, to com-
vid's servants, and brought gifts. Thus fort him.
the LORD preserved David whithersoever 3 But the princes of the children of
he went.

Ammon said to Hanun, t Thinkest thou nimel, In
7 And David took the shields of gold that David doth honour thy father, that death David,
that were on the servants of Hadarezer, he hath sent comforters unto thee? are
and brought them to Jerusalem.

not his servants come unto thee for to 8 Likewise from || Tibhath, and from search, and to overthrow, and to spy out de Chun, cities of Hadarezer, brought David the land?

very much brass, wherewith Solomon 4 Wherefore Hanun took David's serv. 1 kings 7. made the brasen sea, and the pillars, and ants, and shaved them, and cut off their i Chrap. + the vessels of brass.

garments in the midst hard by their but9 Now when || Tou king of Hamath tocks, and sent them away. a && heard how David had smitten all the host 5 Then there went certain, and told of Hadarezer king of Zobah;

David how the men were served. And 10 He sent || Hadoram his son to king he sent to meet them: for the men were David, || to enquire of his welfare, and greatly ashamed. And the king said, tto congratulate him, because he had | Tarry at Jericho until your beards be

fought against Hadarezer, and smitten grown, and then return.
internet him; (for Hadarezer + had war with Tou;) 6 | And when the children of Am-

and with him all manner of vessels of gold mon saw that they had made themselves
and silver and brass.

todious to David, Hanun and the child- Heb. to
1 Them also king David dedicated ren of Ammon sent a thousand talents of
unto the LORD, with the silver and the silver to hire them chariots and horse-
gold that he brought from all these na men out of Mesopotamia, and out of
tions; from Edom, and from Moab, and Syria-maachah, "and out of Zobah.
from the children of Ammon, and from 7 So they hired thirty and two thou-
the Philistines, and from Amalek. sand chariots, and the king of Maachah

12 Moreover + Abishai the son of Ze- and his people; who came and pitched ruiah slew of the Edomites in the valley before Medeba. And the children of of salt eighteen thousand.

Ammon gathered themselves together 13 1 And he put garrisons in Edom; from their cities, and came to battle. and all the Edomites became David's sery 8 And when David heard of it, he sent ants. Thus the Lord preserved David Joab, and all the host of the mighty men. whithersoever he went.

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David, numbering the people, out, and put the battle in array before, king from off his head, and found it tto che latest cir. 1037.' the gate of the city: and the kings that weigh a talent of gold, and there were

were come were by themselves in the field. precious stones in it; and it was set upon +Heb. the

10 Now when Joab saw that t the David's head: and he brought also ex-
battle was. battle was set against him before and be- ceeding much spoil out of the city,
Ok, young hind, he chose out of all the || choice of 5 And he brought out the people that

Israel, and put them in array against the were in it, and cut them with saws, and

with harrows of iron, and with axes. Even
11 And the rest of the people he de so dealt David with all the cities of the
livered unto the hand of + Abishai his children of Ammon. And David and all
brother, and they set themselves in array the people returned to Jerusalem.
against the children of Ammon.

4'y And it came to pass after this, 12 And he said, If the Syrians be too that there Il + arose war at || Gezer with d 2 Sam. 21. strong for me, then thou shalt help me: the Philistines; at which time € Sibbechai 10r, contibut if the children of Ammon be too the Hushathite slew || Sippai, that was strong for thee, then I will help thee. of the children of || the giant: and they i Or, Gob.

13 Be of good courage, and let us be were subdued. have ourselves valiantly for our people, 5 And there was war again with the and for the cities of our God: and let Philistines; and Elhanan the son of 1 Or, Raplatia the Lord do that which is good in his sight. || Jair slew Lahmi the brother of Goliath Called also

14 So Joab and the people that were the Gittite, whose spear staff was like a rim, a sam, with him drew nigh before the Syrians un- weaver's beam. to the battle; and they fled before him. 6 And yet again 'there was war at ta sam. 2.

15 And when the children of Ammon Gath, where was ta man of great stasaw that the Syrians were fled, they like- ture, whose fingers and toes were four man of these wise fled before Abishai his brother, and and twenty, six on each hand, and six on entered into the city. Then Joab came each foot: and he also was f the son of te hebben in

to Jerusalem. cir. 1036 16 | And when the Syrians saw that 7 But when he || defied Israel, Jona Oeste

they were put to the worse before Israel, than the son of || Shimea David's brother Called

they sent messengers, and drew forth the slew him.
Euphrates. Syrians that were beyond the || river: and 8 These were born unto the giant in

|| Shophach the captain of the host of Gath; and they fell by the hand of Da-
Hadarezer went before them.

vid, and by the hand of his servants.
17 And it was told David; and he ga-

thered all Israel, and passed over Jordan, 1 David, tempted by Satan, forceth Joab te
and came upon them, and set the battle number the people. 5 The number of the
in array against them. So when David people being brought, David repenteth of it.
had put the battle in array against the

9 David having three plagues propounded

by Gad chooseth the pestilence. 14 After Syrians, they fought with him.

the death of seventy thousand, David by 18 But the Syrians fled before Israel; repentance preventeth the destruction of Je and David slew of the Syrians seven thou rusalem. 18 David, by Gad's direction, sand men which fought in chariots, and purchaseth Ornan's threshingflour: where forty thousand footmen, and killed Sho

having built an altar, God giveth a sign of phach the captain of the host.

his favour by fire, and stayeth the plague,

28 David sacrificeth there, being restrained
19 And when the servants of Hadar,

from Gibeon by fear of the angela
ezer saw that they were put to the worse ND Satan stood up against Israel,
vid, and became his servants: neither Israel.
would the Syrians help the children of 2 And David said to Joab and to the
Ammon any more.

rulers of the people, Go, number Israel

from Beer-sheba even to Dan; band bring bahsu 1 Rabbah is besieged by Joab, spoiled by Da- the number of them to me, that I may

vid, and the people thereof tortured. 4 know it.
Three giants are slain in three several 3 And Joab answered, The LORD
overthrows of the Philistines.

make his people an hundred times sa
ND `it came to pass, that + after the many more as they be: but, my lord the

year was expired, at the time that king, are they not all my lord's servants? Helme of the kings go out to battle, Joab led forth the why then doth my lord require this

power of the army, and wasted the coun- thing? why will he be a cause of trespass
try of the children of Ammon, and came to Israel?
and besieged Rabbah. But David tarried 4 Nevertheless the king's word pre-

at Jerusalem. And Joab smote Rab- vailed against Joab. Wherefore Joab cir. 1033. bah, and destroyed it.

departed, and went throughout all Israel, 2 And David took the crown of their and came to Jerusalem.

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CHAP. XXII. David buyeth Ornan's threshing floor. 5 f And Joab gave the sum of the , and on my father's house; but not on thy CHRIST

number of the people unto David. And people, that they should be plagued.
all they of Israel were a thousand thou 18 ý Then the angel of the LORD 12 Chron. 3.
sand and an hundred thousand men that commanded Gad to say to David, that i.
drew sword: and Judah was four hundred David should go up, and set up an altar
threescore and ten thousand men that unto the Lord in the threshingfloor of
drew sword.

Ornan the Jebusite.
6 “But Levi and Benjamin counted he 19 And David went up at the saying
not among them: for the king's word of Gad, which he spake in the name of
was abominable to Joab.

the LORD.
71 + And God was displeased with 20 ||And Ornan turned back, and saw Orman turn.
this thing; therefore he smote Israel. the angel; and his four sons with him hid ed back and

8 And David said unto God, I have themselves. Now Ornan was threshing geh, then ho sinned greatly, because I have done this wheat, thing: "but now, I beseech thee, do away 21 And as David came to Ornan, Orthe iniquity of thy servant; for I have nan looked and saw David, and went out done very foolishly.

of the threshingfloor, and bowed himself 9 f And the LORD spake unto Gad, to David with his face to the ground. fsee 1 Sam. David's 'seer, saying,

22 Then David said to Ornan, + Grant * Heb. Give, 10 Go and tell David, saying, Thus me the place of this threshingfloor, that I saith the LORD, I t offer thee three things: may build an altar therein unto the LORD: choose thee one of them, that I may do thou shalt grant it me for the full price: it unto thee.

that the plague may be stayed from the 11 So Gad came to David, and said people, Heb. Take unto him, Thus saith the LORD, † Choose 23 And Ornan said unto David, Take thee

it to thee, and let my lord the king do that taSam. 24. 12 Either three years famine; or which is good in his eyes: lo, I give thee

three months to be destroyed before thy the oxen also for burnt offerings, and the
foes, while that the sword of thine ene-threshing instruments for wood, and the
mies overtaketh thee; or else three days wheat for the meat offering; I give it all.
the sword of the LORD, even the pesti 24 And king David said to Ornan,
lence, in the land, and the angel of the Nay; but I will verily buy it for the full
LORD destroying throughout all the coasts price: for I will not take that which is
of Israel. Now therefore advise thyself thine for the Lord, nor offer burnt offer-
what word I shall bring again to him that ings without cost.
sent me.

25 So " David gave to Ornan for the

m 2 Sam. 24. 13 And David said unto Gad, I am in place six hundred shekels of gold by

a great strait; let me fall now into the weight.
10r, nany. hand of the LORD; for very || great are 26 And David built there an altar

his mercies: but let me not fall into the unto the Lord, and offered burnt offer-
hand of man.

ings and peace offerings, and called upon
14 9 So the Lord sent pestilence upon the Lord; and "he answered him from a loro
Israel: and there fell of Israel seventy heaven by fire upon the altar of burnt 1.& 7. l.
thousand men.

offering a Sam 24 15 And God sent an angel unto Jeru 27 And the LORD commanded the an

salem to destroy it: and as he was de- gel; and he put up his sword again into See Gen. 6 stroying, the LORD beheld, and 'he re the sheath thereof.

pented him of the evil, and said to the 28 ( At that time when David saw
angel that destroyed, it is enough, stay that the LORD had answered him in the

now thine hand. And the angel of the threshingfloor of Ornan the Jebusite,
101, Arte LORD stood by the threshingfloor of ||Or- then he sacrificed there.
nan the Jebusite.

29 °For the tabernacle of the LORD, 16 ? And David lifted up his eyes, and which Moses made in the wilderness, and * 2 Chroa) * saw the angel of the LORD stand between the altar of the burnt offering, were at

the earth and the heaven, having a drawn that season in the high place at Gibeon. King
sword in his hand stretched out over 30 But David could not go before Chron. 1.3.
Jerusalem. Then David and the elders it to enquire of God: for he was afraid
of Israel, who were clothed in sackcloth, because of the sword of the angel of the
fell upon their faces.

17 And David said unto God, Is it not
I that commanded the people to be num-

bered? even ) it is that have sinạed and David, foreknowing the place of the temple,
done evil indeed; but as for these sheep,

prepareth abundance for the bruilding of it.

6 He instructeth Solomon in God's promises, what have they done? let thine hand, i

and his duty in building the temple. 17 He pray thee, O Lord my God, be on me, chargeth the princes to assist his son,

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David's preparation for the temple. 1 CHRONICLES.

Solomon made king.
VHEN David said, “This is the house it is in abundance: timber also and stone

altar of the burnt offering for Israel. thereto.

2 And David commanded to gather 15 Moreover there are workmen with

together the strangers that were in the thee in abundance, hewers and || workers That is, bi kungai land of Israel; and he set masons to of stone and timber, and all manner of carpenters.

hew wrought stones to build the house cunning men for every manner of work.
of God.

16 Of the gold, the silver, and the
3 And David prepared iron in abun- brass, and the iron, there is no number.
dance for the nails for the doors of the Arise therefore, and be doing, and 'the "ver. 11.
gates, and for the joinings; and brass in Lord be with thee.
abundance without weight;

17 7 David also commanded all the 4 Also cedar trees in abundance: for princes of Israel to help Solomon his son, 1 Kings 5 the < Zidonians and they of Tyre brought saying, much cedar wood to David.

18 Is not the LORD your God with 5 And David said, "Solomon my son you? t and hath he not given you rest on Deut. is young and tender, and the house that is every side? for he hath given the inhabit- 4 2 Sam. 7.1 to be builded for the LORD must be ex ants of the land into mine hand; and the ceeding magnifical, of fame and of glory land is subdued before the Lord, and bethroughout all countries: I will therefore fore his people. now make preparation for it. So David 19 Now set your heart and your soul ? Crea. prepared abundantly before his death. to seek the LORD your God; arise there. * 3

6 1 Then he called for Solomon his fore, and build ye the sanctuary of the son, and charged him to build an house Lord God, to bring the ark of the cove 1 Kings for the LORD God of Israel.

nant of the LORD, and the holy vessels of a Chron. 7 And David said to Solomon, My God, into the house that is to be built Things siz: son, as for me, it was in my mind to 'to the name of the LORD. ch. 17. 1. & build an house 6 unto the name of the God :

CHAP. XXIII. 8 But the word of the LORD came to

1 David in his old age maketh Solomon king.

2 The number and distribution of the Leh Kingo 5. mę, saying, “Thou hast shed blood abun

vites. 7 The families of the Gershonites. dantly, and hast made great wars: thou 12 The sons of Kohath. 21 The sons of shalt not build an house unto my name,

Merari. 24 The office of the Levites.

O when David was old and full of
the earth in my sight.

9 Behold, a son shall be born to thee, over Israel.

who shall be a man of rest; and I will 2 1 And he gathered together all the her Kings 4 give him * rest from all his enemies round princes of Israel, with the priests and the

about: for his name shall be || Solomon, Levites.
and I will give peace and quietness unto 3 Now the Levites were numbered from cir.
Israel in his days.

the age of thirty years and upward: and b.Namk tā 10 He shall build an house for my their number by their polls, man by man, 1.17. 12, 13. name; and " he shall be my son, and was thirty and eight thousand.

I will be his father; and I will establish 4 Of which, twenty and four thousand
the throne of his kingdom over Israel for were || to set forward the work of the 10t, serve

house of the LORD; and six thousand
11 Now, my son, "the Lord be with were officers and judges:
thee; and prosper thou, and build the 5 Moreover four thousand were por- a
house of the Lord thy God, as he hath ters; and four thousand praised the LORD
said of thee.

with the instruments & which I made, said Sot
12 Only the LORD "give thee wisdom David, to praise therewith.
and understanding, and give thee charge

6 And

David divided them into e Bidais concerning Israel, that thou mayest keep + courses among the sons of Levi, namely, the law of the LORD thy God.

Gershon, Kohath, and Merari. 15 Then shalt thou prosper, if thou 7 1 Of the 'Gershonites were, || Laa- + tiek takest heed to fulfil the statutes and dan, and Shimei.

judgments which the Lord charged Mo 8 The sons of Laadan; the chief was 1 0r, List Deut. 31.7, ses with concerning Israel: ' be strong, Jehiel, and Zetham, and Joel, three. 7. 9. ch. 28." and of good courage; dread not, nor be 9 The sons of Shimei; Shelomith, and dismayed.

Haziel, and Haran, three. These were 14 Now, behold, ll in my trouble I have the chief of the fathers of Laadan. prepared for the house of the LORD an 10 And the sons of Shimei were, Jahundred thousand talents of gold, and a hath, || Zina, and Jeush, and Beriah. 101. Zecha

thousand thousand talents of silver; and These four were the sons of Shimei. + As ver. 3- of brass and iron 'without weight; for 11 And Jahath was the chief, and Zi

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The division of Aaron's sons. zah the second: but Jeush and Beriah | which is fried, and for all manner of cir. 1045 t had not many sons; therefore they were " measure and size; + Heb. did in one reckoning, according to their fa 30 And to stand every morning to h Lev. 19. 35. mot multiply ther's house.

thank and praise the Lord, and likewise & Esod. 6. 12 The sons of Kohath; Amram, at even; Izhar, Hebron, and Uzziel, four.

31 And to offer all burnt sacrifices unto 13 The sons of h Amram; Aaron and the LORD 'in the sabbaths, in the new i Numb. 10. i Esed as Moses: and ' Aaron was separated, that moons, and on the set feasts, by number, k Lev. 23. * 1. Hebr.54 he should sanctify the most holy things, according to the order commanded unto * Exod. he and his sons for ever, to burn incense them, continually before the LORD: Sam. 2 before the LORD, 'to minister unto him, 32 And that they should keep the Numb. 1.

and "to bless in his name for ever. charge of the tabernacle of the congre

14 Now concerning Moses the man of gation, and the charge of the holy place, nesrech. 4. God, his sons were named of the tribe and the charge of the sons of Aaron Numb. 3. of Levi.

their brethren, in the service of the house
15 °The sons of Moses were, Gershom, of the LORD.
12 & 18.314 and Eliezer.

16 Of the sons of Gershom, '|| Shebuel 1 The divisions of the sons of Aaron by lot into
was the chief.

four and twenty orders.' 20 The Kohath-
17 And the sons of Eliezer were, 'Re 'ites, 27 and the Merarites divided by lot.
JO1, the first. habiah || the chief. And Eliezer had none TOW these are the divisions of the
+ Heb.
were + were very many.

ron; Nadab, and Abihu, Eleazar, and 26. Go. 18 Of the sons of Izhar; || Shelomith Ithamar. Shelomoth, the chief.

2 But Nadab and Abihu died before b Numb. 3. 19 'Of the sons of Hebron; Jeriah the their father, and had no children: therefirst, Amariah the second, Jahaziel the fore Eleazar and Ithamar executed the third, and Jekameam the fourth. priest's office.

20 Of the sons of Uzziel; Micah the 3 And David distributed them, both first, and Jesiah the second.

Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and Ahi21 1 'The sons of Merari; Mahli, and melech of the sons of Ithamar, according

Mushi. The sons of Mahli; Eleazar, and to their offices in their service. ich 24. 29. Kish.

4 And there were more chief men 22 And Eleazar died, and had no found of the sons of Eleazar than of the ! Or, kime sons, but daughters: and their || brethren sons of Ithamar; and thus were they diIse Nomb. the sons of Kish 'took them.

vided. Among the sons of Eleazar there
23 'The sons of Mushi; Mahli, and were sixteen chief men of the house of
Eder, and Jeremoth, three.

their fathers, and eight among the sons of
24 These were the sons of 'Levi after Ithamar according to the house of their
the house of their fathers; even the chief | fathers.
of the fathers, as they were counted by 5 Thus were they divided by lot, one
number of names by their polls, that did sort with another; for the governors of

the work for the service of the house of the sanctuary, and governors of the house vez. 77. See the LORD, from the age of otwenty years of God, were of the sons of Eleazar, and uke and upward.

of the sons of Ithamar. 2 Ein 3.8.

25 For David said, The LORD God of 6 And Shemaiah the son of Nethaneel bek a 12 Israel hath given rest unto his people, the scribe, one of the Levites, wrote them

Ord he || that they may dwell in Jerusalem "for before the king, and the princes, and
Jeruziea, ever:

Zadok the priest, and Ahimelech the son 26 And also unto the Levites: they of Abiathar, and before the chief of the Namboo shall no more carry the tabernacle, nor fathers of the priests and Levites: one any vessels of it for the service thereof. f principal houshold being taken for debe honete

of the father. 27 For by the last words of David the Eleazar, and one taken for Ithamar. Helm Levites were tnumbered from twenty 7 Now the first lot came forth to Jeyears old and above:

hoiarib, the second to Jedaiah,
• Heb. their 28 Because their office was to wait on 8 The third to Harim, the fourth to
at the hand the sons of Aaron for the service of the Seorim,
Marse. Neke house of the Lord, in the courts, and in 9 The fifth to Malchijah, the sixth to

the chambers, and in the purifying of all Mijamin,
holy things, and the work of the service io The seventh to Hakkoz, the eighth
of the house of God;

to Abijah,
29 Both for the shewbread, and for 11 The ninth to Jeshuah, the tenth to
I Lev. 2. the fine flour for meat offering, and for Shecaniah,
kr. 257. f the unleavened cakes, and for that 12 The eleventh to Eliashib, the twelfth
which is baked in the || pan, and for that to Jakim,

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