|Overview - 2 Samuel 11|
|1||While Joab besieges Rabbah, David commits adultery with Bath-sheba.|
|6||Uriah, sent for by David to cover the adultery, would not go home.|
|14||He carries to Joab the letter of his death.|
|18||Joab sends the news thereof to David.|
|26||David takes Bath-sheba to wife.|
2 Samuel 11:25 (King James Version)
Then David said unto the messenger, Thus shalt thou say unto Joab, Let not this thing displease thee, for the sword devoureth one as well as another: make thy battle more strong against the city, and overthrow it: and encourage thou him.