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1 Chronicles 11:1-4 NRSA/NIV - Online Parallel Bible

 
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1 Then all Israel gathered together to David at Hebron and said, "See, we are your bone and flesh. 1 All Israel came together to David at Hebron and said, "We are your own flesh and blood.
2 For some time now, even while Saul was king, it was you who commanded the army of Israel. The Lord your God said to you: It is you who shall be shepherd of my people Israel, you who shall be ruler over my people Israel." 2 In the past, even while Saul was king, you were the one who led Israel on their military campaigns. And the LORD your God said to you, 'You will shepherd my people Israel, and you will become their ruler.' "
3 So all the elders of Israel came to the king at Hebron, and David made a covenant with them at Hebron before the Lord. And they anointed David king over Israel, according to the word of the Lord by Samuel. 3 When all the elders of Israel had come to King David at Hebron, he made a compact with them at Hebron before the LORD, and they anointed David king over Israel, as the LORD had promised through Samuel.
4 David and all Israel marched to Jerusalem, that is Jebus, where the Jebusites were, the inhabitants of the land. 4 David and all the Israelites marched to Jerusalem (that is, Jebus). The Jebusites who lived there