Parallel Bible results for 2 Samuel 13:21-29

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2 Samuel 13:21-29

NIV 21 When King David heard all this, he was furious. NIV 21 When King David heard all this, he was furious. NIV 22 Absalom never said a word to Amnon, either good or bad; he hated Amnon because he had disgraced his sister Tamar. NIV 22 Absalom never said a word to Amnon, either good or bad; he hated Amnon because he had disgraced his sister Tamar. NIV 23 Two years later, when Absalom's sheepshearers were at Baal Hazor near the border of Ephraim, he invited all the king's sons to come there. NIV 23 Two years later, when Absalom's sheepshearers were at Baal Hazor near the border of Ephraim, he invited all the king's sons to come there. NIV 24 Absalom went to the king and said, "Your servant has had shearers come. Will the king and his officials please join me?" NIV 24 Absalom went to the king and said, "Your servant has had shearers come. Will the king and his officials please join me?" NIV 25 "No, my son," the king replied. "All of us should not go; we would only be a burden to you." Although Absalom urged him, he still refused to go, but gave him his blessing. NIV 25 "No, my son," the king replied. "All of us should not go; we would only be a burden to you." Although Absalom urged him, he still refused to go, but gave him his blessing. NIV 26 Then Absalom said, "If not, please let my brother Amnon come with us." The king asked him, "Why should he go with you?" NIV 26 Then Absalom said, "If not, please let my brother Amnon come with us." The king asked him, "Why should he go with you?" NIV 27 But Absalom urged him, so he sent with him Amnon and the rest of the king's sons. NIV 27 But Absalom urged him, so he sent with him Amnon and the rest of the king's sons. NIV 28 Absalom ordered his men, "Listen! When Amnon is in high spirits from drinking wine and I say to you, 'Strike Amnon down,' then kill him. Don't be afraid. Have not I given you this order? Be strong and brave." NIV 28 Absalom ordered his men, "Listen! When Amnon is in high spirits from drinking wine and I say to you, 'Strike Amnon down,' then kill him. Don't be afraid. Have not I given you this order? Be strong and brave." NIV 29 So Absalom's men did to Amnon what Absalom had ordered. Then all the king's sons got up, mounted their mules and fled. NIV 29 So Absalom's men did to Amnon what Absalom had ordered. Then all the king's sons got up, mounted their mules and fled.