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 2 Samuel 2:24 - 32
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   Book of 2 Samuel
   Chapter 2
2:24 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
But Joab and Abishai pursued Abner, and as the sun was setting, they came to the hill of Ammah, near Giah on the way to the wasteland of Gibeon.
 
2:25 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Then the men of Benjamin rallied behind Abner. They formed themselves into a group and took their stand on top of a hill.
 
2:26 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Abner called out to Joab, "Must the sword devour forever? Don't you realize that this will end in bitterness? How long before you order your men to stop pursuing their brothers?"
 
2:27 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Joab answered, "As surely as God lives, if you had not spoken, the men would have continued the pursuit of their brothers until morning. F3 "
 
2:28 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
So Joab blew the trumpet, and all the men came to a halt; they no longer pursued Israel, nor did they fight anymore.
 
2:29 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
All that night Abner and his men marched through the Arabah. They crossed the Jordan, continued through the whole Bithron F4 and came to Mahanaim.
 
2:30 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
Then Joab returned from pursuing Abner and assembled all his men. Besides Asahel, nineteen of David's men were found missing.
 
2:31 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
But David's men had killed three hundred and sixty Benjamites who were with Abner.
 
2:32 - In Context | Read Chapter | Discuss this Verse ]
Multi-Translation ]
They took Asahel and buried him in his father's tomb at Bethlehem. Then Joab and his men marched all night and arrived at Hebron by daybreak.
 

FOOTNOTES:
F3 Or spoken this morning, the men would not have taken up the pursuit of their brothers; or spoken, the men would have given up the pursuit of their brothers by morning
F4 Or morning; or ravine; the meaning of the Hebrew for this word is uncertain.

 
 

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