44 “You delivered me from strife with my people;[n]    you kept me as the head of (DF)the nations;    (DG)people whom I had not known served me.45 Foreigners came cringing to me;    as soon as they heard of me, they obeyed me.46 Foreigners lost heart    and came trembling[o] (DH)out of their fortresses. English Standard Version (ESV). 14 They buried the bones of Saul and Jonathan his son in the country of Benjamin in (AK)Zelah, in the tomb of Kish his father. And they did all that the king commanded. 8:19; 2 Chr. 2 Samuel 20:22. 2 Samuel 21:20-22 New King James Version (NKJV) 20 Yet again there was war at Gath, where there was a man of great stature, who had six fingers on each hand and six toes on each foot, twenty-four in number; and he also was born to [ a]the giant. 17 “He(BX) sent from above, He took me,He drew me out of many waters.18 He delivered me from my strong enemy,From those who hated me;For they were too strong for me.19 They confronted me in the day of my calamity,But the Lord was my (BY)support.20 (BZ)He also brought me out into a broad place;He delivered me because He (CA)delighted in me. Psalm 147:11 The LORD taketh pleasure in them that fear him, in those that hope in his mercy. 2 Samuel 22:20 Context. and from his statutes I did not turn aside. Then the woman went unto all the people in her wisdom. 1 Sam 9:1. happened to be there. 21:18–22, Deut. 16 Then Ishbi-Benob, who was one of the sons of [h]the (AN)giant, the weight of whose bronze spear was three hundred shekels, who was bearing a new sword, thought he could kill David. But a man from the mountains of Ephraim, Sheba the son of Bichri by name, has raised his hand against the king, against David. And Joab returned to the king in Jerusalem. 20 Now there happened to be there (A)a worthless man, whose name was Sheba, the son of Bichri, a Benjaminite. [f] 20 And there was again war at Gath, where there was a man of great stature, who had six fingers on each hand, and six toes on each foot, twenty-four in number, and he also was descended (AY)from the giants. 2 Samuel 19 2 Samuel 21 Chapter 20. David sings a song to praise God. 14 And they buried the bones of Saul and his son Jonathan in the land of Benjamin in (AN)Zela, in the tomb of Kish his father. Now Joab was dressed in battle armor; on it was a belt with a sword fastened in its sheath at his hips; and as he was going forward, it fell out. Experience the best of C.S. The tribes of Israel were named for Jacob's sons. 8 “Then (BP)the earth reeled and rocked;    (BQ)the foundations of the heavens trembled    and quaked, because he was angry.9 Smoke went up from his nostrils,[i]    and devouring fire from his mouth;    (BR)glowing coals flamed forth from him.10 (BS)He bowed the heavens and (BT)came down;    (BU)thick darkness was under his feet.11 He rode on a cherub and flew;    he was seen on (BV)the wings of the wind.12 He made (BW)darkness around him (BX)his canopy,    thick clouds, a gathering of water.13 Out of the brightness before him    (BY)coals of fire flamed forth.14 (BZ)The Lord thundered from heaven,    and the Most High uttered his voice.15 And he sent out (CA)arrows and scattered them;    lightning, and routed them.16 Then the channels of the sea were seen;    the foundations of the world were laid bare,at the rebuke of the Lord,    at the (CB)blast of the breath of his nostrils. 20:21; 1 Kgs. 22 Then David (AZ)spoke to the Lord the words of this song, on the day when the Lord had (BA)delivered him from the hand of all his enemies, and from the hand of Saul. And Joab returned to Jerusalem to the king. 2 Samuel 20:16-22. 2 Samuel 20 . 20 Now a troublemaker named Sheba son of Bikri, a Benjamite, happened to be there. 9:1–7, Num. Then Joab and Abishai his brother pursued Sheba the son of Bichri. With a blameless man You will show Yourself blameless; So that my arms can bend a bow of bronze. So he blew the trumpet, and they dispersed from the city, (V)every man to his home. Copyright © 2001 by Crossway Bibles, a publishing ministry of Good News Publishers. You seek to destroy a city and a mother in Israel. Now the Gibeonites were not of the people of Israel but (AB)of the remnant of the Amorites. 22 And David spoke (BB)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. (I)So Joab struck him with it (J)in the stomach and spilled his entrails to the ground without striking a second blow, and he died. Hawker's Poor Man's Commentary (20) He brought me forth also into a large place: he delivered me, because he delighted in me. Neither did I turn back again till they were destroyed. Then (AS)Sibbechai the Hushathite killed [i]Saph, who was one of the sons of [j]the giant. Handed down. 7 But the king spared Mephibosheth, the son of Saul's son Jonathan, because of (AF)the oath of the Lord that was between them, between David and Jonathan the son of Saul. So they performed all that the king commanded. And the king took the ten women, (D)his concubines whom he had left to keep the house, and put them in seclusion and supported them, but did not go in to them. (CT)And who is a rock, except our God?33 This God is my (CU)strong refuge    and has made my[j] way blameless. You also lift me up above those who rise against me; So with MT, LXX; many Heb. And when the man saw that all the people stopped, he carried Amasa out of the highway into the field and threw a garment over him. So they were gathered together and also went after [b]Sheba. (DF)A people I have not known shall serve me.45 The foreigners submit to me;As soon as they hear, they obey me.46 The foreigners fade away,And [ad]come frightened (DG)from their hideouts. So he blew the trumpet, and they were dispersed from the city, each to his tent. And the Lord said, “There is bloodguilt on Saul and on his house, because he put the Gibeonites to death.” 2 So the king called the Gibeonites and spoke to them. And he blew a trumpet, and they retired from the city, every man to his tent. 1 Now a scoundrel named Sheba, the son of Bichri, a Benjaminite, happened to be there. 21 That is not so. And they cut off the head of Sheba the son of Bichri and threw it out to Joab. Deliver him only, and I will depart from the city.”. 32:23; Josh. ESV® Text Edition: 2016. 14 And he went through all the tribes of Israel to (M)Abel and Beth Maachah and all the Berites. 21 That is not true. And (K)he struck him with it (L)in the stomach, and his entrails poured out on the ground; and he did not strike him again. 3:11, [See ver. Cf. ESV Scripture Journal, Old and New Testament Sets, 46 Volumes, Psalms, ESV Illuminated Scripture Journal, ESV Thinline Bible, Genuine Leather, Black, ESV Student Study Bible (TruTone, Gray), Leather, imitation, Grey. and with the crooked you make yourself seem tortuous. Give up him alone, and I will withdraw from the city.” And the woman said to Joab, “Behold, his head shall be thrown to you over the wall.” 22 Then the woman went to all the people (U)in her wisdom. Copyright © 1982 by Thomas Nelson. The Israelites fight another war with the Philistines. And they cut off the head of Sheba the son of Bichri and threw it out to Joab. So Joab returned to the king at Jerusalem. And he blew a trumpet, and they retired from the city, every man to his tent. They built a siege ramp up to the city, and it stood against the outer fortifications. So he blew the ram's horn and his men dispersed from the city, each to his own home. 51 “He(DM) is the tower of salvation to His king,And shows mercy to His (DN)anointed,To David and (DO)his descendants forevermore.”. But he delayed longer than the set time which David had appointed him. those who hated me, and I destroyed them. 4:2; 26:8, For ver. David told his army to go out to pursue Sheba. Then Joab and Abishai his brother pursued Sheba the son of Bichri. And he blew a trumpet, and they retired from the city, every man to his tent. Then Joab and Abishai his brother pursued Sheba the son of Bichri. 2 (BC)He said. And David (AA)sought the face of the Lord. Then David's men swore to him, (AQ)“You shall no longer go out with us to battle, lest you quench (AR)the lamp of Israel.”. 21 Now there was a famine in the days of David for three years, year after year. 2 So every man of Israel deserted David, and followed Sheba the son of Bichri. (O)They cast up a mound against the city, and it stood against the rampart, and they were battering the wall to throw it down. Experience the best of C.S. 3 And David came to his house at Jerusalem. 19 I am among the peaceable and faithful in Israel. So he sounded the trumpet, and his men dispersed from the city, each returning to his home. 2 Samuel 20:22 Parallel Commentaries 10 But Amasa was not on guard against the sword which was in Joab’s hand so he struck him in the belly with it and poured out his inward parts on the ground, and did not strike him again, and he died. 15 Then they came and besieged him in Abel of Beth Maachah; and they (N)cast up a siege mound against the city, and it stood by the rampart. 15 When the Philistines were at war again with Israel, David and his servants with him went down and fought against the Philistines; and David grew faint. 2 Samuel 15:26 But if he thus say, I have no delight in thee; behold, here am I, let him do to me as seemeth good unto him. So all the men of Israel left David and followed Sheba, except for Judah who remained loyal to David. 21 The matter is not so: but a man of mount Ephraim (Sheba the sonne of Bichri by name) hath lift vp his hand against the king, euen against Dauid: deliuer him onely, and I will depart from the city. And Joab sounded with a trump, and they departed from the city, each man into his tabernacles; and Joab turned again to Jerusalem to … And when the man saw that all the people stood still, he moved Amasa from the highway to the field and threw a garment over him, when he saw that everyone who came upon him halted. 47 “The Lord lives, and blessed be my rock,    and exalted be (DI)my God, (DJ)the rock of my salvation,48 the God who gave me vengeance    and (DK)brought down peoples under me,49 who brought me out from my enemies;    you exalted me above (DL)those who rose against me;    you delivered me from (DM)men of violence. And Joab returned to Jerusalem unto the king. Why would you swallow up (O)the inheritance of the Lord?”, 20 And Joab answered and said, “Far be it, far be it from me, that I should swallow up or destroy! New King James Version (NKJV). 1:28; [Isa. 10 above]; [Ex. 2 Samuel 20:22 Then the woman went to all the people with her wise counsel, and they cut off the head of Sheba son of Bichri and threw it to Joab. 2 Kgs. The Gibeonites kill more of Saul's descendants. How do the clouds return after the rain! 2 SAMUEL 20:22. [k]34 (CV)He made my feet like the feet of a deer    and set me secure (CW)on the heights.35 (CX)He trains my hands for war,    so that my arms can bend a bow of bronze.36 You have given me the shield of your salvation,    and your gentleness made me great.37 (CY)You gave a wide place for my steps under me,    and my feet[l] did not slip;38 I pursued my enemies and destroyed them,    and did not turn back until they were consumed.39 I consumed them; I thrust them through, so that they did not rise;    they fell (CZ)under my feet.40 For you equipped me with strength for the battle;    you made (DA)those who rise against me sink under me.41 You (DB)made my enemies turn their backs to me,[m]    those who hated me, and I destroyed them.42 They looked, but there was none to save;    they cried to the Lord, but (DC)he did not answer them.43 I beat them fine (DD)as the dust of the earth;    I crushed them and stamped them down (DE)like the mire of the streets. All rights reserved. 3:4]. 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