1 Kings 1:1-6 KJV

1 Now king David was old and strickena in years; and they covered him with clothes, but he gat no heat .

References for 1 Kings 1:1

    • a 1:1 - stricken...: Heb. entered into days
      2 Wherefore his servants said unto him, Let there be sought for my lord the king a young virgin: and let her stand before the king, and let her cherish him, and let her lie in thy bosom, that my lord the king may get heat .
      3 So they sought for a fair damsel throughout all the coasts of Israel, and found Abishag a Shunammite, and brought her to the king.
      4 And the damsel was very fair, and cherished the king, and ministered to him: but the king knew her not.
      5 Then Adonijah the son of Haggith exalted himself, saying , I will be king :b and he prepared him chariots and horsemen, and fifty men to run before him.

      References for 1 Kings 1:5

        • b 1:5 - be king: Heb. reign
          6 And his father had not displeased him at any time in saying , Why hast thou done so ? and he also was a very goodly man; and his mother bare him after Absalom.