17 When David saw the angel who was striking down the people, he said to the LORD, “I have sinned; I, the shepherd,a have done wrong. These are but sheep. What have they done? Let your hand fall on me and my family.”

References for 2 Samuel 24:17

    • ¹ 24:17 - Dead Sea Scrolls and Septuagint; Masoretic Text does not have "the shepherd" .