8 And David said on that day, Whoever smites the Jebusites and gets up to the watercourse, and the lame and the blind hated of David's soul ...! Therefore they say, The blind and the lame shall not come into the house.

References for 2 Samuel 5:8

    • b 5:8 - Others read, 'let him cast into the watercourse both the lame and.'
    • c 5:8 - For the complement of the passage see 1Chron. 11.6.