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2 Samuel 6:17 NLT

17 They brought the Ark of the LORD and set it in its place inside the special tent David had prepared for it. And David sacrificed burnt offerings and peace offerings to the LORD .

Study tools for 2 Samuel 6:17

  • a 6:2 - Hebrew Baale of Judah, another name for Kiriath-jearim; compare 1 Chr 13:6 .
  • b 6:2 - Or the Ark of God where the Name is proclaimed—the name of the of Heaven’s Armies.
  • c 6:4 - As in Dead Sea Scrolls and some Greek manuscripts; Masoretic Text reads and they brought it from Abinadab’s house, which was on a hill, with the Ark of God.
  • d 6:5 - As in Dead Sea Scrolls and Greek version (see also 1 Chr 13:8 ); Masoretic Text reads before the with all manner of cypress wood.
  • e 6:7 - As in Dead Sea Scrolls; Masoretic Text reads because of his irreverence.
  • f 6:14 - Hebrew a linen ephod.
  • g 6:19 - Or a portion of meat. The meaning of the Hebrew is uncertain.