|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 24:7 (King James Version)
So David stayed his servants with these words, and suffered them not to rise against Saul. But Saul rose up out of the cave, and went on his way.