2 Samuel 18:2

Overview - 2 Samuel 18
David viewing the armies in their march gives them charge of Absalom.
The Israelites are sorely smitten in the wood of Ephraim.
Absalom, hanging in an oak is slain by Joab, and cast into a pit.
18 Absalom's place.
19 Ahimaaz and Cushi bring tidings to David.
33 David mourns for Absalom.
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2 Samuel 18:2  (King James Version)
And David sent forth a third part of the people under the hand of Joab, and a third part under the hand of Abishai the son of Zeruiah, Joab's brother, and a third part under the hand of Ittai the Gittite. And the king said unto the people, I will surely go forth with you myself also.
 


a third part
Judges 7:16 Judges 7:19 ; 9:43

the hand of Joab
10:7-10

Ittai
15:19-22

I will surely
17:11 Psalms 3:6 ; 27:1-3 118:6-8
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