So 1David was afraid of the LORD that day; and he said, "How can the ark of the LORD come to me?"
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And David was unwilling to move the ark of the LORD into the city of David with him; but David took it aside to the house of 2Obed-edom the Gittite.
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Thus the ark of the LORD remained in the house of Obed-edom the Gittite three months, and the LORD 3blessed Obed-edom and all his household.
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Now it was told King David, saying, "The LORD has blessed the house of Obed-edom and all that belongs to him, on account of the ark of God." 4David went and brought up the ark of God from the house of Obed-edom into 5the city of David with gladness.
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And so it was, that when the 6bearers of the ark of the LORD had gone six paces, he sacrificed an 7ox and a fatling.
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And 8David was dancing before the LORD with all his might, and David was 9wearing a linen ephod.
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So David and all the house of Israel were bringing up the ark of the LORD with shouting and the sound of the trumpet.