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2 Samuel 7:8 NIV

8 “Now then, tell my servant David, ‘This is what the LORD Almighty says: I took you from the pasture, from tending the flock, and appointed you ruler over my people Israel.

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  • a 7:11 - Traditionally "judges"
  • b 7:16 - Some Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint; most Hebrew manuscripts "you"
  • c 7:19 - Or "for the human race"
  • d 7:23 - See Septuagint and 1 Chron. 17:21; Hebrew "wonders for your land and before your people, whom you redeemed from Egypt, from the nations and their gods" .