|Overview - 1 Samuel 24|
|1||David, in a cave at En-gedi, having cut off Saul's skirt, spares his life.|
|8||He shews thereby his innocency.|
|16||Saul, acknowledging his fault, takes an oath of David, and departs.|
1 Samuel 24:10 (King James Version)
Behold, this day thine eyes have seen how that the LORD had delivered thee to day into mine hand in the cave: and some bade me kill thee: but mine eye spared thee; and I said, I will not put forth mine hand against my lord; for he is the LORD'S anointed.