2 David and all the troops who were with him set out for Baalah, which is Kiriath-jearim of Judah, to bring God's chest up from there—the chest that is called by the name of the LORD of heavenly forces, who sits enthroned on the winged creatures.

References for 2 Samuel 6:2

    • a 6:2 - DSS (4QSama), 1 Chron 13:6; MT <i>from Baale-judah</i>
    • b 6:2 - MT repeats <i>name,</i> but 1 Chron 13:6 omits one of these and LXX reads the first as <i>there</i>.