2 Samuel 6:6-11 NIV

6 When they came to the threshing floor of Nacon, Uzzah reached out and took hold of1 the ark of God, because the oxen stumbled.

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7 The LORD's anger burned against Uzzah because of his irreverent act;2 therefore God struck him down3 and he died there beside the ark of God.

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8 Then David was angry because the LORD's wrath4 had broken out against Uzzah, and to this day that place is called Perez Uzzah.a5

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    • e 6:8 - "Perez Uzzah" means "outbreak against Uzzah."
      9 David was afraid of the LORD that day and said, "How6 can the ark of the LORD ever come to me?"

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      10 He was not willing to take the ark of the LORD to be with him in the City of David. Instead, he took it aside to the house of Obed-Edom7 the Gittite.

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      11 The ark of the LORD remained in the house of Obed-Edom the Gittite for three months, and the LORD blessed him and his entire household.8

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