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2 Samuel 14:14 NIV

14 Like water spilled on the ground, which cannot be recovered, so we must die. But that is not what God desires; rather, he devises ways so that a banished person does not remain banished from him.

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Study tools for 2 Samuel 14:14

  • a 14:4 - Many Hebrew manuscripts, Septuagint, Vulgate and Syriac; most Hebrew manuscripts "spoke"
  • b 14:26 - That is, about 5 pounds or about 2.3 kilograms