|Overview - 2 Samuel 20|
|1||By occasion of the quarrel, Sheba makes a party in Israel.|
|3||David's ten concubines are put in confinement for life.|
|4||Amasa, made captain over Judah, is slain by Joab.|
|14||Joab pursues Sheba unto Abel.|
|16||A wise woman saves the city by Sheba's head.|
2 Samuel 20:21 (King James Version)
The matter is not so: but a man of mount Ephraim, Sheba the son of Bichri by name, hath lifted up his hand against the king, even against David: deliver him only, and I will depart from the city. And the woman said unto Joab, Behold, his head shall be thrown to thee over the wall.