2 Samuel 24:16 NIV

16 When the angel stretched out his hand to destroy Jerusalem, the LORD relented concerning the disaster and said to the angel who was afflicting the people, “Enough! Withdraw your hand.” The angel of the LORD was then at the threshing floor of Araunah the Jebusite.

References for 2 Samuel 24:16

Study tools for 2 Samuel 24:16

  • a 24:2 - Septuagint (see also verse 4 and 1 Chron. 21:2); Hebrew "Joab the army commander"
  • b 24:13 - Septuagint (see also 1 Chron. 21:12); Hebrew "seven"
  • c 24:17 - Dead Sea Scrolls and Septuagint; Masoretic Text does not have "the shepherd" .
  • d 24:23 - Some Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint; most Hebrew manuscripts "King Araunah"
  • e 24:24 - That is, about 1 1/4 pounds or about 575 grams