1 Samuel 21:1-6 NLT

1 David went to the city of Nob to see Ahimelech the priest. Ahimelech trembled when he saw him. "Why are you alone?" he asked. "Why is no one with you?"
2 "The king has sent me on a private matter," David said. "He told me not to tell anyone why I am here. I have told my men where to meet me later.
3 Now, what is there to eat? Give me five loaves of bread or anything else you have."
4 "We don't have any regular bread," the priest replied. "But there is the holy bread, which I guess you can have if your young men have not slept with any women recently."
5 "Don't worry," David replied. "I never allow my men to be with women when they are on a campaign. And since they stay clean even on ordinary trips, how much more on this one!"
6 So, since there was no other food available, the priest gave him the holy bread -- the Bread of the Presence that was placed before the LORD in the Tabernacle. It had just been replaced that day with fresh bread.