1 Chronicles 11:4-9 CSB

David's Capture of Jerusalem

4 David and all Israel marched to Jerusalem (that is, Jebus); the Jebusites who inhabited the land were there.

References for 1 Chronicles 11:4

      5 The inhabitants of Jebus said to David, "You will never get in here." Yet David did capture the stronghold of Zion (that is, the city of David).
      6 David said, "Whoever is the first to kill a Jebusite will become commander-in-chief." Joab son of Zeruiah went up first, so he became the chief.
      7 Then David took up residence in the stronghold; therefore, it was called the city of David.
      8 He built up the city all the way around, from the supporting terraces to the surrounding parts, and Joab restored the rest of the city.
      9 David steadily grew more powerful, and the Lord of Hosts was with him.a

      References for 1 Chronicles 11:9

        • d 11:9 - 2 Sm 5:6-10