|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 24:6 (King James Version)
And he said unto his men, The LORD forbid that I should do this thing unto my master, the LORD'S anointed, to stretch forth mine hand against him, seeing he is the anointed of the LORD.