2 And David said to Joab and to the rulers of the people, Go, number Israel
from Beersheba even to Dan; and bring the number of them to me, that I
may know it.
3 And Joab answered, The Lord make his people an hundred times so
many more as they be: but, my
4 And the porch that was in the front of the house, the length of it was
according to the breadth of the house, twenty cubits, and the height was
an hundred and twenty: and he overlaid it within with pure gold.
5 And the greater house he cieled with fir t
9 Even to prepare me timber in abundance: for the house which I am
about to build shall be wonderful great.
10 And, behold, I will give to thy servants, the hewers that cut timber,
twenty thousand measures of beaten wheat, and twenty thousand
3 And under it was the similitude of oxen, which did compass it round
about: ten in a cubit, compassing the sea round about. Two rows of oxen
were cast, when it was cast.
4 It stood upon twelve oxen, three looking toward the north, and three
20 Moreover the candlesticks with their lamps, that they should burn after
the manner before the oracle, of pure gold;
21 And the flowers, and the lamps, and the tongs, made he of gold, and
that perfect gold;
22 And the snufers, and the basons, and the sp
end of the altar, and with them an hundred and twenty priests sounding
13 It came even to pass, as the trumpeters and singers were as one, to
make one sound to be heard in praising and thanking the Lord; and when
they lifted up their voice
pass, that as many as came to the place where Asahel fell down and died
24 Joab also and Abishai pursued after Abner: and the sun went down
when they were come to the hill of Ammah, that lieth before Giah by the
way of the wilderness of Gibeo
7 And Saul had a concubine, whose name was Rizpah, the daughter of
Aiah: and Ishbosheth said to Abner, Wherefore hast thou gone in unto my
8 Then was Abner very wroth for the words of Ishbosheth, and said, Am I
a dog's head, which agai
22 And, behold, the servants of David and Joab came from pursuing a
troop, and brought in a great spoil with them: but Abner was not with
David in Hebron; for he had sent him away, and he was gone in peace.
23 When Joab and all the host that was with him
37 For all the people and all Israel understood that day that it was not of
the king to slay Abner the son of Ner.
38 And the king said unto his servants, Know ye not that there is a prince
and a great man fallen this day in Israel?
39 And I am this day w
12 And David commanded his young men, and they slew them, and cut
off their hands and their feet, and hanged them up over the pool in
Hebron. But they took the head of Ishbosheth, and buried it in the
sepulchre of Abner in Hebron.
5 Then came all the trib
17 But when the Philistines heard that they had anointed David king over
Israel, all the Philistines came up to seek David; and David heard of it,
and went down to the hold.
18 The Philistines also came and spread themselves in the valley of
8 And David was displeased, because the Lord had made a breach upon
Uzzah: and he called the name of the place Perezuzzah to this day.
9 And David was afraid of the Lord that day, and said, How shall the ark
of the Lord come to me?
10 So David would not r
23 Therefore Michal the daughter of Saul had no child unto the day of her
7 And it came to pass, when the king sat in his house, and the Lord had
given him rest round about from all his enemies;
2 That the king said unto Nathan the prophet, See now
16 And thine house and thy kingdom shall be established for ever before
thee: thy throne shall be established for ever.
17 According to all these words, and according to all this vision, so did
Nathan speak unto David.
18 Then went king David in, and sat
18 And Benaiah the son of Jehoiada was over both the Cherethites and
the Pelethites; and David's sons were chief rulers.
9 And David said, Is there yet any that is left of the house of Saul, that I
may shew him kindness for Jonathan's sake?
2 And there wa
2 And he smote Moab, and measured them with a line, casting them
down to the ground; even with two lines measured he to put to death,
and with one full line to keep alive. And so the Moabites became David's
servants, and brought gifts.
3 David smote also
12 Wisdom and knowledge is granted unto thee; and I will give thee
riches, and wealth, and honour, such as none of the kings have had that
have been before thee, neither shall there any after thee have the like.
13 Then Solomon came from his journey to th
27 And the time that he reigned over Israel was forty years; seven years
reigned he in Hebron, and thirty and three years reigned he in Jerusalem.
28 And he died in a good old age, full of days, riches, and honour: and
Solomon his son reigned in his stead
12 Both riches and honour come of thee, and thou reignest over all; and
in thine hand is power and might; and in thine hand it is to make great,
and to give strength unto all.
13 Now therefore, our God, we thank thee, and praise thy glorious name.
16 And when the Syrians saw that they were put to the worse before
Israel, they sent messengers, and drew forth the Syrians that were
beyond the river: and Shophach the captain of the host of Hadarezer
went before them.
17 And it was told David; and he ga
2 And he smote Moab; and the Moabites became David's servants, and
3 And David smote Hadarezer king of Zobah unto Hamath, as he went to
stablish his dominion by the river Euphrates.
4 And David took from him a thousand chariots, and seven t
2 And David said, I will shew kindness unto Hanun the son of Nahash,
because his father shewed kindness to me. And David sent messengers to
comfort him concerning his father. So the servants of David came into the
land of the children of Ammon to Hanun, t
17 And David said unto God, Is it not I that commanded the people to be
numbered? even I it is that have sinned and done evil indeed; but as for
these sheep, what have they done? let thine hand, I pray thee, O Lord my
God, be on me, and on my father's hou
2 And David commanded to gather together the strangers that were in
the land of Israel; and he set masons to hew wrought stones to build the
house of God.
3 And David prepared iron in abundance for the nails for the doors of the
gates, and for the joining
15 The sons of Moses were, Gershom, and Eliezer.
16 Of the sons of Gershom, Shebuel was the chief.
17 And the sons of Eliezer were, Rehabiah the chief. And Eliezer had none
other sons; but the sons of Rehabiah were very many.
18 Of the sons of Izhar; Shel
16 Of the gold, the silver, and the brass, and the iron, there is no number.
Arise therefore, and be doing, and the Lord be with thee.
17 David also commanded all the princes of Israel to help Solomon his
18 Is not the Lord your God with you?
2 But Nadab and Abihu died before their father, and had no children:
therefore Eleazar and Ithamar executed the priest's office.
3 And David distributed them, both Zadok of the sons of Eleazar, and
Ahimelech of the sons of Ithamar, according to their ofic
25 The brother of Michah was Isshiah: of the sons of Isshiah; Zechariah.
26 The sons of Merari were Mahli and Mushi: the sons of Jaaziah; Beno.
27 The sons of Merari by Jaaziah; Beno, and Shoham, and Zaccur, and
28 Of Mahli came Eleazar, who had no
12 The fifth to Nethaniah, he, his sons, and his brethren, were twelve:
13 The sixth to Bukkiah, he, his sons, and his brethren, were twelve:
14 The seventh to Jesharelah, he, his sons, and his brethren, were twelve:
15 The eighth to Jeshaiah, he, his son