1 Chronicles 18:11-17 NIV

11 King David dedicated these articles to the LORD, as he had done with the silver and gold he had taken from all these nations: Edom1 and Moab, the Ammonites and the Philistines, and Amalek.2

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12 Abishai son of Zeruiah struck down eighteen thousand Edomites3 in the Valley of Salt.

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13 He put garrisons in Edom, and all the Edomites became subject to David. The LORD gave David victory everywhere he went.

David's Officials

18:14-17pp -- 2Sa 8:15-18

14 David reigned4 over all Israel,5 doing what was just and right for all his people.

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15 Joab6 son of Zeruiah was over the army; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud was recorder;

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16 Zadok7 son of Ahitub and Ahimelecha8 son of Abiathar were priests; Shavsha was secretary;

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    • b 18:16 - Some Hebrew manuscripts, Vulgate and Syriac (see also 2 Samuel 8:17); most Hebrew manuscripts "Abimelech"
      17 Benaiah son of Jehoiada was over the Kerethites and Pelethites;9 and David's sons were chief officials at the king's side.

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