|Overview - 2 Samuel 17|
|1||Ahithophel's counsel is overthrown by Hushai's, according to God's appointment.|
|15||Secret intelligence is sent unto David.|
|23||Ahithophel hangs himself.|
|25||Amasa is made captain.|
|27||David at Mahanaim is furnished with provisions.|
2 Samuel 17:9 (King James Version)
Behold, he is hid now in some pit, or in some other place: and it will come to pass, when some of them be overthrown at the first, that whosoever heareth it will say, There is a slaughter among the people that follow Absalom.