1 Samuel 23


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1 - When David Was Told, "Look, The Philistines Are Fighting Against Keilah And Are Looting The Threshing Floors,"
1 Samuel 23-1 - When David Was Told, "Look, The Philistines Are FWhen David Was Told, "Look, The Philistines Are Fighting Against Keilah And Are Looting The Threshing Floors,"
2 - He Inquired Of The Lord , Saying, "Shall I Go And Attack These Philistines?" The Lord Answered Him, "Go, Attack The Philistines And Save Keilah."
1 Samuel 23-2 - He Inquired Of The Lord , Saying, "Shall I Go AndHe Inquired Of The Lord , Saying, "Shall I Go And Attack These Philistines?" The Lord Answered Him, "Go, Attack The Philistines And Save Keilah."
3 - But David's Men Said To Him, "Here In Judah We Are Afraid. How Much More, Then, If We Go To Keilah Against The Philistine Forces!"
1 Samuel 23-3 - But David's Men Said To Him, "Here In Judah We ArBut David's Men Said To Him, "Here In Judah We Are Afraid. How Much More, Then, If We Go To Keilah Against The Philistine Forces!"
4 - Once Again David Inquired Of The Lord , And The Lord Answered Him, "Go Down To Keilah, For I Am Going To Give The Philistines Into Your Hand."
1 Samuel 23-4 - Once Again David Inquired Of The Lord , And The LOnce Again David Inquired Of The Lord , And The Lord Answered Him, "Go Down To Keilah, For I Am Going To Give The Philistines Into Your Hand."
5 - So David And His Men Went To Keilah, Fought The Philistines And Carried Off Their Livestock. He Inflicted Heavy Losses On The Philistines And Saved The People Of Keilah.
1 Samuel 23-5 - So David And His Men Went To Keilah, Fought The PSo David And His Men Went To Keilah, Fought The Philistines And Carried Off Their Livestock. He Inflicted Heavy Losses On The Philistines And Saved The People Of Keilah.
6 - (Now Abiathar Son Of Ahimelech Had Brought The Ephod Down With Him When He Fled To David At Keilah.)
1 Samuel 23-6 - (Now Abiathar Son Of Ahimelech Had Brought The Ep(Now Abiathar Son Of Ahimelech Had Brought The Ephod Down With Him When He Fled To David At Keilah.)
7 - Saul Was Told That David Had Gone To Keilah, And He Said, "God Has Handed Him Over To Me, For David Has Imprisoned Himself By Entering A Town With Gates And Bars."
1 Samuel 23-7 - Saul Was Told That David Had Gone To Keilah, AndSaul Was Told That David Had Gone To Keilah, And He Said, "God Has Handed Him Over To Me, For David Has Imprisoned Himself By Entering A Town With Gates And Bars."
8 - And Saul Called Up All His Forces For Battle, To Go Down To Keilah To Besiege David And His Men.
1 Samuel 23-8 - And Saul Called Up All His Forces For Battle, ToAnd Saul Called Up All His Forces For Battle, To Go Down To Keilah To Besiege David And His Men.
9 - When David Learned That Saul Was Plotting Against Him, He Said To Abiathar The Priest, "Bring The Ephod."
1 Samuel 23-9 - When David Learned That Saul Was Plotting AgainstWhen David Learned That Saul Was Plotting Against Him, He Said To Abiathar The Priest, "Bring The Ephod."
10 - David Said, "O Lord , God Of Israel, Your Servant Has Heard Definitely That Saul Plans To Come To Keilah And Destroy The Town On Account Of Me.
1 Samuel 23-10 - David Said, "O Lord , God Of Israel, Your ServanDavid Said, "O Lord , God Of Israel, Your Servant Has Heard Definitely That Saul Plans To Come To Keilah And Destroy The Town On Account Of Me.
11 - Will The Citizens Of Keilah Surrender Me To Him? Will Saul Come Down, As Your Servant Has Heard? O Lord , God Of Israel, Tell Your Servant." And The Lord Said, "He Will."
1 Samuel 23-11 - Will The Citizens Of Keilah Surrender Me To Him?Will The Citizens Of Keilah Surrender Me To Him? Will Saul Come Down, As Your Servant Has Heard? O Lord , God Of Israel, Tell Your Servant." And The Lord Said, "He Will."
12 - Again David Asked, "Will The Citizens Of Keilah Surrender Me And My Men To Saul?" And The Lord Said, "They Will."
1 Samuel 23-12 - Again David Asked, "Will The Citizens Of KeilahAgain David Asked, "Will The Citizens Of Keilah Surrender Me And My Men To Saul?" And The Lord Said, "They Will."
13 - So David And His Men, About Six Hundred In Number, Left Keilah And Kept Moving From Place To Place. When Saul Was Told That David Had Escaped From Keilah, He Did Not Go There.
1 Samuel 23-13 - So David And His Men, About Six Hundred In NumbeSo David And His Men, About Six Hundred In Number, Left Keilah And Kept Moving From Place To Place. When Saul Was Told That David Had Escaped From Keilah, He Did Not Go There.
14 - David Stayed In The Desert Strongholds And In The Hills Of The Desert Of Ziph. Day After Day Saul Searched For Him, But God Did Not Give David Into His Hands.
1 Samuel 23-14 - David Stayed In The Desert Strongholds And In ThDavid Stayed In The Desert Strongholds And In The Hills Of The Desert Of Ziph. Day After Day Saul Searched For Him, But God Did Not Give David Into His Hands.
15 - While David Was At Horesh In The Desert Of Ziph, He Learned That Saul Had Come Out To Take His Life.
1 Samuel 23-15 - While David Was At Horesh In The Desert Of Ziph,While David Was At Horesh In The Desert Of Ziph, He Learned That Saul Had Come Out To Take His Life.
16 - And Saul's Son Jonathan Went To David At Horesh And Helped Him Find Strength In God.
1 Samuel 23-16 - And Saul's Son Jonathan Went To David At HoreshAnd Saul's Son Jonathan Went To David At Horesh And Helped Him Find Strength In God.
17 - "Don't Be Afraid," He Said. "My Father Saul Will Not Lay A Hand On You. You Will Be King Over Israel, And I Will Be Second To You. Even My Father Saul Knows This."
1 Samuel 23-17 - "Don't Be Afraid," He Said. "My Father Saul Will"Don't Be Afraid," He Said. "My Father Saul Will Not Lay A Hand On You. You Will Be King Over Israel, And I Will Be Second To You. Even My Father Saul Knows This."
18 - The Two Of Them Made A Covenant Before The Lord . Then Jonathan Went Home, But David Remained At Horesh.
1 Samuel 23-18 - The Two Of Them Made A Covenant Before The LordThe Two Of Them Made A Covenant Before The Lord . Then Jonathan Went Home, But David Remained At Horesh.
19 - The Ziphites Went Up To Saul At Gibeah And Said, "Is Not David Hiding Among Us In The Strongholds At Horesh, On The Hill Of Hakilah, South Of Jeshimon?
1 Samuel 23-19 - The Ziphites Went Up To Saul At Gibeah And Said,The Ziphites Went Up To Saul At Gibeah And Said, "Is Not David Hiding Among Us In The Strongholds At Horesh, On The Hill Of Hakilah, South Of Jeshimon?
20 - Now, O King, Come Down Whenever It Pleases You To Do So, And We Will Be Responsible For Handing Him Over To The King."
1 Samuel 23-20 - Now, O King, Come Down Whenever It Pleases You TNow, O King, Come Down Whenever It Pleases You To Do So, And We Will Be Responsible For Handing Him Over To The King."
21 - Saul Replied, "The Lord Bless You For Your Concern For Me.
1 Samuel 23-21 - Saul Replied, "The Lord Bless You For Your ConceSaul Replied, "The Lord Bless You For Your Concern For Me.
22 - Go And Make Further Preparation. Find Out Where David Usually Goes And Who Has Seen Him There. They Tell Me He Is Very Crafty.
1 Samuel 23-22 - Go And Make Further Preparation. Find Out WhereGo And Make Further Preparation. Find Out Where David Usually Goes And Who Has Seen Him There. They Tell Me He Is Very Crafty.
23 - Find Out About All The Hiding Places He Uses And Come Back To Me With Definite Information. Then I Will Go With You; If He Is In The Area, I Will Track Him Down Among All The Clans Of Judah."
1 Samuel 23-23 - Find Out About All The Hiding Places He Uses AndFind Out About All The Hiding Places He Uses And Come Back To Me With Definite Information. Then I Will Go With You; If He Is In The Area, I Will Track Him Down Among All The Clans Of Judah."
24 - So They Set Out And Went To Ziph Ahead Of Saul. Now David And His Men Were In The Desert Of Maon, In The Arabah South Of Jeshimon.
1 Samuel 23-24 - So They Set Out And Went To Ziph Ahead Of Saul.So They Set Out And Went To Ziph Ahead Of Saul. Now David And His Men Were In The Desert Of Maon, In The Arabah South Of Jeshimon.
25 - Saul And His Men Began The Search, And When David Was Told About It, He Went Down To The Rock And Stayed In The Desert Of Maon. When Saul Heard This, He Went Into The Desert Of Maon In Pursuit Of David.
1 Samuel 23-25 - Saul And His Men Began The Search, And When DaviSaul And His Men Began The Search, And When David Was Told About It, He Went Down To The Rock And Stayed In The Desert Of Maon. When Saul Heard This, He Went Into The Desert Of Maon In Pursuit Of David.
26 - Saul Was Going Along One Side Of The Mountain, And David And His Men Were On The Other Side, Hurrying To Get Away From Saul. As Saul And His Forces Were Closing In On David And His Men To Capture Them,
1 Samuel 23-26 - Saul Was Going Along One Side Of The Mountain, ASaul Was Going Along One Side Of The Mountain, And David And His Men Were On The Other Side, Hurrying To Get Away From Saul. As Saul And His Forces Were Closing In On David And His Men To Capture Them,
27 - A Messenger Came To Saul, Saying, "Come Quickly! The Philistines Are Raiding The Land."
1 Samuel 23-27 - A Messenger Came To Saul, Saying, "Come Quickly!A Messenger Came To Saul, Saying, "Come Quickly! The Philistines Are Raiding The Land."
28 - Then Saul Broke Off His Pursuit Of David And Went To Meet The Philistines. That Is Why They Call This Place Sela Hammahlekoth.
1 Samuel 23-28 - Then Saul Broke Off His Pursuit Of David And WenThen Saul Broke Off His Pursuit Of David And Went To Meet The Philistines. That Is Why They Call This Place Sela Hammahlekoth.
29 - And David Went Up From There And Lived In The Strongholds Of En Gedi.
1 Samuel 23-29 - And David Went Up From There And Lived In The StAnd David Went Up From There And Lived In The Strongholds Of En Gedi.


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