1 Chronicles 2:34-35; 1 Chronicles 6:49; 1 Chronicles 16:13; 1 Chronicles 17:4; 1 Chronicles 17:7; 1 Chronicles 17:17-19; 1 Chronicles 17:23-27; 1 Chronicles 18:2; 1 Chronicles 18:6-7; 1 Chronicles 18:13; 1 Chronicles 19:2-4; 1 Chronicles 19:19; 1 Chronicles 20:8; 1 Chronicles 21:3; 1 Chronicles 21:8
Now Sheshan had no sons, only daughters. And Sheshan had an Egyptian servant whose name was Jarha.
Sheshan gave his daughter to Jarha his servant in marriage, and she bore him Attai.
But Aaron and his sons offered on the altar of burnt offering and on the altar of incense, for all the work of the most holy place, and to make atonement for Israel, according to all that Moses the servant of God had commanded.
O seed of Israel His servant, Sons of Jacob, His chosen ones!
"Go and tell David My servant, 'Thus says the LORD , "You shall not build a house for Me to dwell in;
"Now, therefore, thus shall you say to My servant David, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, "I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, to be leader over My people Israel.
"This was a small thing in Your eyes, O God; but You have spoken of Your servant's house for a great while to come, and have regarded me according to the standard of a man of high degree, O LORD God.
"What more can David still say to You concerning the honor bestowed on Your servant? For You know Your servant.
"O LORD , for Your servant's sake, and according to Your own heart, You have wrought all this greatness, to make known all these great things.
"Now, O LORD , let the word that You have spoken concerning Your servant and concerning his house be established forever , and do as You have spoken.
"Let Your name be established and magnified forever , saying, 'The LORD of hosts is the God of Israel, even a God to Israel; and the house of David Your servant is established before You.'
"For You, O my God, have revealed to Your servant that You will build for him a house; therefore Your servant has found courage to pray before You.
"Now, O LORD , You are God, and have promised this good thing to Your servant.
"And now it has pleased You to bless the house of Your servant, that it may continue forever before You; for You, O LORD , have blessed, and it is blessed forever."
He defeated Moab, and the Moabites became servants to David, bringing tribute.
Then David put garrisons among the Arameans of Damascus; and the Arameans became servants to David, bringing tribute. And the LORD helped David wherever he went.
David took the shields of gold which were carried by the servants of Hadadezer and brought them to Jerusalem.
Then he put garrisons in Edom, and all the Edomites became servants to David. And the LORD helped David wherever he went.
Then David said, "I will show kindness to Hanun the son of Nahash, because his father showed kindness to me." So David sent messengers to console him concerning his father. And David's servants came into the land of the sons of Ammon to Hanun to console him.
But the princes of the sons of Ammon said to Hanun, "Do you think that David is honoring your father, in that he has sent comforters to you? Have not his servants come to you to search and to overthrow and to spy out the land?"
So Hanun took David's servants and shaved them and cut off their garments in the middle as far as their hips, and sent them away.
So when the servants of Hadadezer saw that they were defeated by Israel, they made peace with David and served him. Thus the Arameans were not willing to help the sons of Ammon anymore.
These were descended from the giants in Gath, and they fell by the hand of David and by the hand of his servants.
Joab said, "May the LORD add to His people a hundred times as many as they are! But, my lord the king, are they not all my lord's servants? Why does my lord seek this thing? Why should he be a cause of guilt to Israel?"
David said to God, "I have sinned greatly, in that I have done this thing. But now, please take away the iniquity of Your servant, for I have done very foolishly."