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1 Chronicles 11

NIV 1 All Israel came together to David at Hebron and said, "We are your own flesh and blood. NIV 1 All Israel came together to David at Hebron and said, "We are your own flesh and blood. NIV 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.' " NIV 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.' " NIV 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. NIV 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. NIV 4 David and all the Israelites marched to Jerusalem (that is, Jebus). The Jebusites who lived there NIV 4 David and all the Israelites marched to Jerusalem (that is, Jebus). The Jebusites who lived there NIV 5 said to David, "You will not get in here." Nevertheless, David captured the fortress of Zion, the City of David. NIV 5 said to David, "You will not get in here." Nevertheless, David captured the fortress of Zion, the City of David. NIV 6 David had said, "Whoever leads the attack on the Jebusites will become commander-in-chief." Joab son of Zeruiah went up first, and so he received the command. NIV 6 David had said, "Whoever leads the attack on the Jebusites will become commander-in-chief." Joab son of Zeruiah went up first, and so he received the command. NIV 7 David then took up residence in the fortress, and so it was called the City of David. NIV 7 David then took up residence in the fortress, and so it was called the City of David. NIV 8 He built up the city around it, from the supporting terraces to the surrounding wall, while Joab restored the rest of the city. NIV 8 He built up the city around it, from the supporting terraces to the surrounding wall, while Joab restored the rest of the city. NIV 9 And David became more and more powerful, because the LORD Almighty was with him. NIV 9 And David became more and more powerful, because the LORD Almighty was with him. NIV 10 These were the chiefs of David's mighty men--they, together with all Israel, gave his kingship strong support to extend it over the whole land, as the LORD had promised-- NIV 10 These were the chiefs of David's mighty men--they, together with all Israel, gave his kingship strong support to extend it over the whole land, as the LORD had promised-- NIV 11 this is the list of David's mighty men: Jashobeam, a Hacmonite, was chief of the officers; he raised his spear against three hundred men, whom he killed in one encounter. NIV 11 this is the list of David's mighty men: Jashobeam, a Hacmonite, was chief of the officers; he raised his spear against three hundred men, whom he killed in one encounter. NIV 12 Next to him was Eleazar son of Dodai the Ahohite, one of the three mighty men. NIV 12 Next to him was Eleazar son of Dodai the Ahohite, one of the three mighty men. NIV 13 He was with David at Pas Dammim when the Philistines gathered there for battle. At a place where there was a field full of barley, the troops fled from the Philistines. NIV 13 He was with David at Pas Dammim when the Philistines gathered there for battle. At a place where there was a field full of barley, the troops fled from the Philistines. NIV 14 But they took their stand in the middle of the field. They defended it and struck the Philistines down, and the LORD brought about a great victory. NIV 14 But they took their stand in the middle of the field. They defended it and struck the Philistines down, and the LORD brought about a great victory. NIV 15 Three of the thirty chiefs came down to David to the rock at the cave of Adullam, while a band of Philistines was encamped in the Valley of Rephaim. NIV 15 Three of the thirty chiefs came down to David to the rock at the cave of Adullam, while a band of Philistines was encamped in the Valley of Rephaim. NIV 16 At that time David was in the stronghold, and the Philistine garrison was at Bethlehem. NIV 16 At that time David was in the stronghold, and the Philistine garrison was at Bethlehem. NIV 17 David longed for water and said, "Oh, that someone would get me a drink of water from the well near the gate of Bethlehem!" NIV 17 David longed for water and said, "Oh, that someone would get me a drink of water from the well near the gate of Bethlehem!" NIV 18 So the Three broke through the Philistine lines, drew water from the well near the gate of Bethlehem and carried it back to David. But he refused to drink it; instead, he poured it out before the LORD. NIV 18 So the Three broke through the Philistine lines, drew water from the well near the gate of Bethlehem and carried it back to David. But he refused to drink it; instead, he poured it out before the LORD. NIV 19 "God forbid that I should do this!" he said. "Should I drink the blood of these men who went at the risk of their lives?" Because they risked their lives to bring it back, David would not drink it. Such were the exploits of the three mighty men. NIV 19 "God forbid that I should do this!" he said. "Should I drink the blood of these men who went at the risk of their lives?" Because they risked their lives to bring it back, David would not drink it. Such were the exploits of the three mighty men. NIV 20 Abishai the brother of Joab was chief of the Three. He raised his spear against three hundred men, whom he killed, and so he became as famous as the Three. NIV 20 Abishai the brother of Joab was chief of the Three. He raised his spear against three hundred men, whom he killed, and so he became as famous as the Three. NIV 21 He was doubly honored above the Three and became their commander, even though he was not included among them. NIV 21 He was doubly honored above the Three and became their commander, even though he was not included among them. NIV 22 Benaiah son of Jehoiada was a valiant fighter from Kabzeel, who performed great exploits. He struck down two of Moab's best men. He also went down into a pit on a snowy day and killed a lion. NIV 22 Benaiah son of Jehoiada was a valiant fighter from Kabzeel, who performed great exploits. He struck down two of Moab's best men. He also went down into a pit on a snowy day and killed a lion. NIV 23 And he struck down an Egyptian who was seven and a half feet tall. Although the Egyptian had a spear like a weaver's rod in his hand, Benaiah went against him with a club. He snatched the spear from the Egyptian's hand and killed him with his own spear. NIV 23 And he struck down an Egyptian who was seven and a half feet tall. Although the Egyptian had a spear like a weaver's rod in his hand, Benaiah went against him with a club. He snatched the spear from the Egyptian's hand and killed him with his own spear. NIV 24 Such were the exploits of Benaiah son of Jehoiada; he too was as famous as the three mighty men. NIV 24 Such were the exploits of Benaiah son of Jehoiada; he too was as famous as the three mighty men. NIV 25 He was held in greater honor than any of the Thirty, but he was not included among the Three. And David put him in charge of his bodyguard. NIV 25 He was held in greater honor than any of the Thirty, but he was not included among the Three. And David put him in charge of his bodyguard. NIV 26 The mighty men were: Asahel the brother of Joab, Elhanan son of Dodo from Bethlehem, NIV 26 The mighty men were: Asahel the brother of Joab, Elhanan son of Dodo from Bethlehem, NIV 27 Shammoth the Harorite, Helez the Pelonite, NIV 27 Shammoth the Harorite, Helez the Pelonite, NIV 28 Ira son of Ikkesh from Tekoa, Abiezer from Anathoth, NIV 28 Ira son of Ikkesh from Tekoa, Abiezer from Anathoth, NIV 29 Sibbecai the Hushathite, Ilai the Ahohite, NIV 29 Sibbecai the Hushathite, Ilai the Ahohite, NIV 30 Maharai the Netophathite, Heled son of Baanah the Netophathite, NIV 30 Maharai the Netophathite, Heled son of Baanah the Netophathite, NIV 31 Ithai son of Ribai from Gibeah in Benjamin, Benaiah the Pirathonite, NIV 31 Ithai son of Ribai from Gibeah in Benjamin, Benaiah the Pirathonite, NIV 32 Hurai from the ravines of Gaash, Abiel the Arbathite, NIV 32 Hurai from the ravines of Gaash, Abiel the Arbathite, NIV 33 Azmaveth the Baharumite, Eliahba the Shaalbonite, NIV 33 Azmaveth the Baharumite, Eliahba the Shaalbonite, NIV 34 the sons of Hashem the Gizonite, Jonathan son of Shagee the Hararite, NIV 34 the sons of Hashem the Gizonite, Jonathan son of Shagee the Hararite, NIV 35 Ahiam son of Sacar the Hararite, Eliphal son of Ur, NIV 35 Ahiam son of Sacar the Hararite, Eliphal son of Ur, NIV 36 Hepher the Mekerathite, Ahijah the Pelonite, NIV 36 Hepher the Mekerathite, Ahijah the Pelonite, NIV 37 Hezro the Carmelite, Naarai son of Ezbai, NIV 37 Hezro the Carmelite, Naarai son of Ezbai, NIV 38 Joel the brother of Nathan, Mibhar son of Hagri, NIV 38 Joel the brother of Nathan, Mibhar son of Hagri, NIV 39 Zelek the Ammonite, Naharai the Berothite, the armor-bearer of Joab son of Zeruiah, NIV 39 Zelek the Ammonite, Naharai the Berothite, the armor-bearer of Joab son of Zeruiah, NIV 40 Ira the Ithrite, Gareb the Ithrite, NIV 40 Ira the Ithrite, Gareb the Ithrite, NIV 41 Uriah the Hittite, Zabad son of Ahlai, NIV 41 Uriah the Hittite, Zabad son of Ahlai, NIV 42 Adina son of Shiza the Reubenite, who was chief of the Reubenites, and the thirty with him, NIV 42 Adina son of Shiza the Reubenite, who was chief of the Reubenites, and the thirty with him, NIV 43 Hanan son of Maacah, Joshaphat the Mithnite, NIV 43 Hanan son of Maacah, Joshaphat the Mithnite, NIV 44 Uzzia the Ashterathite, Shama and Jeiel the sons of Hotham the Aroerite, NIV 44 Uzzia the Ashterathite, Shama and Jeiel the sons of Hotham the Aroerite, NIV 45 Jediael son of Shimri, his brother Joha the Tizite, NIV 45 Jediael son of Shimri, his brother Joha the Tizite, NIV 46 Eliel the Mahavite, Jeribai and Joshaviah the sons of Elnaam, Ithmah the Moabite, NIV 46 Eliel the Mahavite, Jeribai and Joshaviah the sons of Elnaam, Ithmah the Moabite, NIV 47 Eliel, Obed and Jaasiel the Mezobaite. NIV 47 Eliel, Obed and Jaasiel the Mezobaite.