2 Samuel 5:6 LEB

The Capture and Growth of Jerusalem

6 The king and his men went to Jerusalem, to the Jebusites, the inhabitants of the land. They said to David, "You will not come here, for even the blind and the lame can turn you back, saying, 'David cannot come here.'"

References for 2 Samuel 5:6

      Study tools for 2 Samuel 5:6

      • a 5:1 - Literally "We [are] your bone and your flesh"
      • b 5:2 - Literally "Both yesterday and three days before"
      • c 5:2 - Literally "you were going out and coming in, Israel." (So Kethib; Qere reads "bringing out and bringing in Israel")
      • d 5:3 - Literally "cut a covenant"
      • e 5:8 - Literally "in all of the striking down the Jebusites"
      • f 5:9 - Literally "to the house"
      • g 5:10 - Literally "went going and great"
      • h 5:11 - Literally "skilled craftsmen of wood and skilled craftsmen of stone wall"
      • i 5:17 - Thought by many to be the stronghold of Masada
      • j 5:19 - Literally "giving I will give"
      • k 5:20 - Baal Perazim may mean "the master of the bursting through"
      • l 5:22 - Literally "And they again did again"
      • m 5:24 - Literally "And it shall happen"
      • n 5:25 - Literally "as you go up"