1 Chronicles 18 NAS

David's Kingdom Strengthened

1 Now after this 1it came about that David adefeated the Philistines and subdued them and took Gath and its towns from the hand of the Philistines.

References for 1 Chronicles 18:1

    • ĸ 18:1 - Lit "smote," and so in vv 1-3
      2 He defeated Moab, and the Moabites became servants to David, bringing tribute.
      3 David also defeated Hadadezer king of Zobah as far as Hamath, as he went to establish his brule to the Euphrates River.

      References for 1 Chronicles 18:3

        • Ĺ 18:3 - Lit "hand"
          4 David took from him 1,000 chariots and 7,000 horsemen and 20,000 foot soldiers , and David hamstrung all the chariot horses, but reserved enough of them for 100 chariots.
          5 When the Arameans of cDamascus came to help Hadadezer king 2of Zobah, David dkilled 22,000 men of the Arameans.

          References for 1 Chronicles 18:5

            • ĺ 18:5 - Heb "Darmeseq"
            • Ļ 18:5 - Lit "smote"
              6 Then David put garrisons among the Arameans of eDamascus; and the Arameans became servants to David, bringing tribute. And the LORD helped David wherever he went.

              References for 1 Chronicles 18:6

                • ļ 18:6 - Heb "Darmeseq"
                  7 David took the shields of gold which were fcarried by the servants of Hadadezer and brought them to Jerusalem.

                  References for 1 Chronicles 18:7

                    • Ľ 18:7 - Lit "on"
                      8 Also from gTibhath and from Cun, cities of Hadadezer, David took a very large amount of bronze, with which 3Solomon made the bronze sea and the pillars and the bronze utensils.

                      References for 1 Chronicles 18:8

                        • ľ 18:8 - In 2 Sam 8:8, "Betah"
                          9 Now when hTou king of Hamath heard that David had idefeated all the army of Hadadezer king of Zobah,

                          References for 1 Chronicles 18:9

                            • Ŀ 18:9 - In 2 Sam 8:9, "Toi"
                            • ŀ 18:9 - Lit "smitten"
                              10 he sent jHadoram his son to King David to kgreet him and to bless him, because he had fought against Hadadezer and had ldefeated him; for Hadadezer had been at war with Tou. And Hadoram brought all kinds of articles of gold and silver and bronze.

                              References for 1 Chronicles 18:10

                                • Ł 18:10 - In 2 Sam 8:10, "Joram"
                                • ł 18:10 - Lit "ask him of his welfare"
                                • Ń 18:10 - Lit "smitten"
                                  11 King David also dedicated these to the LORD with the silver and the gold which he had carried away from all the nations: from Edom, Moab, the sons of Ammon, the Philistines, and from Amalek.
                                  12 Moreover Abishai the son of Zeruiah mdefeated 18,000 Edomites in the Valley of Salt.

                                  References for 1 Chronicles 18:12

                                      13 Then he put garrisons in Edom, and all the Edomites became servants to David. And the LORD helped David wherever he went.
                                      14 So David reigned over all Israel; and he nadministered justice and righteousness for all his people.

                                      References for 1 Chronicles 18:14

                                        • Ņ 18:14 - Lit "was doing"
                                          15 4Joab the son of Zeruiah was over the army, and Jehoshaphat the son of Ahilud was recorder;

                                          References for 1 Chronicles 18:15

                                          16 and Zadok the son of Ahitub and Abimelech the son of Abiathar were priests, and Shavsha was secretary;
                                          17 and Benaiah the son of Jehoiada was over the Cherethites and the Pelethites, and the sons of David were chiefs at the king's side.