Parallel Bible results for 1 Samuel 22:1-5

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1 Samuel 22:1-5

NIV 1 David left Gath and escaped to the cave of Adullam. When his brothers and his father's household heard about it, they went down to him there. NIV 1 David left Gath and escaped to the cave of Adullam. When his brothers and his father's household heard about it, they went down to him there. NIV 2 All those who were in distress or in debt or discontented gathered around him, and he became their leader. About four hundred men were with him. NIV 2 All those who were in distress or in debt or discontented gathered around him, and he became their leader. About four hundred men were with him. NIV 3 From there David went to Mizpah in Moab and said to the king of Moab, "Would you let my father and mother come and stay with you until I learn what God will do for me?" NIV 3 From there David went to Mizpah in Moab and said to the king of Moab, "Would you let my father and mother come and stay with you until I learn what God will do for me?" NIV 4 So he left them with the king of Moab, and they stayed with him as long as David was in the stronghold. NIV 4 So he left them with the king of Moab, and they stayed with him as long as David was in the stronghold. NIV 5 But the prophet Gad said to David, "Do not stay in the stronghold. Go into the land of Judah." So David left and went to the forest of Hereth. NIV 5 But the prophet Gad said to David, "Do not stay in the stronghold. Go into the land of Judah." So David left and went to the forest of Hereth.