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1 Chronicles 12

NRS 1 The following are those who came to David at Ziklag, while he could not move about freely because of Saul son of Kish; they were among the mighty warriors who helped him in war. NIV 1 These were the men who came to David at Ziklag, while he was banished from the presence of Saul son of Kish (they were among the warriors who helped him in battle; NRS 2 They were archers, and could shoot arrows and sling stones with either the right hand or the left; they were Benjaminites, Saul's kindred. NIV 2 they were armed with bows and were able to shoot arrows or to sling stones right-handed or left-handed; they were kinsmen of Saul from the tribe of Benjamin): NRS 3 The chief was Ahiezer, then Joash, both sons of Shemaah of Gibeah; also Jeziel and Pelet sons of Azmaveth; Beracah, Jehu of Anathoth, NIV 3 Ahiezer their chief and Joash the sons of Shemaah the Gibeathite; Jeziel and Pelet the sons of Azmaveth; Beracah, Jehu the Anathothite, NRS 4 Ishmaiah of Gibeon, a warrior among the Thirty and a leader over the Thirty; Jeremiah, Jahaziel, Johanan, Jozabad of Gederah, NIV 4 and Ishmaiah the Gibeonite, a mighty man among the Thirty, who was a leader of the Thirty; Jeremiah, Jahaziel, Johanan, Jozabad the Gederathite, NRS 5 Eluzai, Jerimoth, Bealiah, Shemariah, Shephatiah the Haruphite; NIV 5 Eluzai, Jerimoth, Bealiah, Shemariah and Shephatiah the Haruphite; NRS 6 Elkanah, Isshiah, Azarel, Joezer, and Jashobeam, the Korahites; NIV 6 Elkanah, Isshiah, Azarel, Joezer and Jashobeam the Korahites; NRS 7 and Joelah and Zebadiah, sons of Jeroham of Gedor. NIV 7 and Joelah and Zebadiah the sons of Jeroham from Gedor. NRS 8 From the Gadites there went over to David at the stronghold in the wilderness mighty and experienced warriors, expert with shield and spear, whose faces were like the faces of lions, and who were swift as gazelles on the mountains: NIV 8 Some Gadites defected to David at his stronghold in the desert. They were brave warriors, ready for battle and able to handle the shield and spear. Their faces were the faces of lions, and they were as swift as gazelles in the mountains. NRS 9 Ezer the chief, Obadiah second, Eliab third, NIV 9 Ezer was the chief, Obadiah the second in command, Eliab the third, NRS 10 Mishmannah fourth, Jeremiah fifth, NIV 10 Mishmannah the fourth, Jeremiah the fifth, NRS 11 Attai sixth, Eliel seventh, NIV 11 Attai the sixth, Eliel the seventh, NRS 12 Johanan eighth, Elzabad ninth, NIV 12 Johanan the eighth, Elzabad the ninth, NRS 13 Jeremiah tenth, Machbannai eleventh. NIV 13 Jeremiah the tenth and Macbannai the eleventh. NRS 14 These Gadites were officers of the army, the least equal to a hundred and the greatest to a thousand. NIV 14 These Gadites were army commanders; the least was a match for a hundred, and the greatest for a thousand. NRS 15 These are the men who crossed the Jordan in the first month, when it was overflowing all its banks, and put to flight all those in the valleys, to the east and to the west. NIV 15 It was they who crossed the Jordan in the first month when it was overflowing all its banks, and they put to flight everyone living in the valleys, to the east and to the west. NRS 16 Some Benjaminites and Judahites came to the stronghold to David. NIV 16 Other Benjamites and some men from Judah also came to David in his stronghold. NRS 17 David went out to meet them and said to them, "If you have come to me in friendship, to help me, then my heart will be knit to you; but if you have come to betray me to my adversaries, though my hands have done no wrong, then may the God of our ancestors see and give judgment." NIV 17 David went out to meet them and said to them, "If you have come to me in peace, to help me, I am ready to have you unite with me. But if you have come to betray me to my enemies when my hands are free from violence, may the God of our fathers see it and judge you." NRS 18 Then the spirit came upon Amasai, chief of the Thirty, and he said, "We are yours, O David; and with you, O son of Jesse! Peace, peace to you, and peace to the one who helps you! For your God is the one who helps you." Then David received them, and made them officers of his troops. NIV 18 Then the Spirit came upon Amasai, chief of the Thirty, and he said: "We are yours, O David! We are with you, O son of Jesse! Success, success to you, and success to those who help you, for your God will help you." So David received them and made them leaders of his raiding bands. NRS 19 Some of the Manassites deserted to David when he came with the Philistines for the battle against Saul. (Yet he did not help them, for the rulers of the Philistines took counsel and sent him away, saying, "He will desert to his master Saul at the cost of our heads.") NIV 19 Some of the men of Manasseh defected to David when he went with the Philistines to fight against Saul. (He and his men did not help the Philistines because, after consultation, their rulers sent him away. They said, "It will cost us our heads if he deserts to his master Saul.") NRS 20 As he went to Ziklag these Manassites deserted to him: Adnah, Jozabad, Jediael, Michael, Jozabad, Elihu, and Zillethai, chiefs of the thousands in Manasseh. NIV 20 When David went to Ziklag, these were the men of Manasseh who defected to him: Adnah, Jozabad, Jediael, Michael, Jozabad, Elihu and Zillethai, leaders of units of a thousand in Manasseh. NRS 21 They helped David against the band of raiders, for they were all warriors and commanders in the army. NIV 21 They helped David against raiding bands, for all of them were brave warriors, and they were commanders in his army. NRS 22 Indeed from day to day people kept coming to David to help him, until there was a great army, like an army of God. NIV 22 Day after day men came to help David, until he had a great army, like the army of God. NRS 23 These are the numbers of the divisions of the armed troops who came to David in Hebron to turn the kingdom of Saul over to him, according to the word of the Lord. NIV 23 These are the numbers of the men armed for battle who came to David at Hebron to turn Saul's kingdom over to him, as the LORD had said: NRS 24 The people of Judah bearing shield and spear numbered six thousand eight hundred armed troops. NIV 24 men of Judah, carrying shield and spear--6,800 armed for battle; NRS 25 Of the Simeonites, mighty warriors, seven thousand one hundred. NIV 25 men of Simeon, warriors ready for battle--7,100; NRS 26 Of the Levites four thousand six hundred. NIV 26 men of Levi--4,600, NRS 27 Jehoiada, leader of the house of Aaron, and with him three thousand seven hundred. NIV 27 including Jehoiada, leader of the family of Aaron, with %"3,700 men, NRS 28 Zadok, a young warrior, and twenty-two commanders from his own ancestral house. NIV 28 and Zadok, a brave young warrior, with 22 officers from his family; NRS 29 Of the Benjaminites, the kindred of Saul, three thousand, of whom the majority had continued to keep their allegiance to the house of Saul. NIV 29 men of Benjamin, Saul's kinsmen--3,000, most of whom had remained loyal to Saul's house until then; NRS 30 Of the Ephraimites, twenty thousand eight hundred, mighty warriors, notables in their ancestral houses. NIV 30 men of Ephraim, brave warriors, famous in their own clans--20,800; NRS 31 Of the half-tribe of Manasseh, eighteen thousand, who were expressly named to come and make David king. NIV 31 men of half the tribe of Manasseh, designated by name to come and make David king--18,000; NRS 32 Of Issachar, those who had understanding of the times, to know what Israel ought to do, two hundred chiefs, and all their kindred under their command. NIV 32 men of Issachar, who understood the times and knew what Israel should do--200 chiefs, with all their relatives under their command; NRS 33 Of Zebulun, fifty thousand seasoned troops, equipped for battle with all the weapons of war, to help David with singleness of purpose. NIV 33 men of Zebulun, experienced soldiers prepared for battle with every type of weapon, to help David with undivided loyalty--50,000; NRS 34 Of Naphtali, a thousand commanders, with whom there were thirty-seven thousand armed with shield and spear. NIV 34 men of Naphtali--1,000 officers, together with 37,000 men carrying shields and spears; NRS 35 Of the Danites, twenty-eight thousand six hundred equipped for battle. NIV 35 men of Dan, ready for battle--28,600; NRS 36 Of Asher, forty thousand seasoned troops ready for battle. NIV 36 men of Asher, experienced soldiers prepared for battle--40,000; NRS 37 Of the Reubenites and Gadites and the half-tribe of Manasseh from beyond the Jordan, one hundred twenty thousand armed with all the weapons of war. NIV 37 and from east of the Jordan, men of Reuben, Gad and the half-tribe of Manasseh, armed with every type of weapon--120,000. NRS 38 All these, warriors arrayed in battle order, came to Hebron with full intent to make David king over all Israel; likewise all the rest of Israel were of a single mind to make David king. NIV 38 All these were fighting men who volunteered to serve in the ranks. They came to Hebron fully determined to make David king over all Israel. All the rest of the Israelites were also of one mind to make David king. NRS 39 They were there with David for three days, eating and drinking, for their kindred had provided for them. NIV 39 The men spent three days there with David, eating and drinking, for their families had supplied provisions for them. NRS 40 And also their neighbors, from as far away as Issachar and Zebulun and Naphtali, came bringing food on donkeys, camels, mules, and oxen—abundant provisions of meal, cakes of figs, clusters of raisins, wine, oil, oxen, and sheep, for there was joy in Israel. NIV 40 Also, their neighbors from as far away as Issachar, Zebulun and Naphtali came bringing food on donkeys, camels, mules and oxen. There were plentiful supplies of flour, fig cakes, raisin cakes, wine, oil, cattle and sheep, for there was joy in Israel.