Parallel Bible results for 2 Samuel 13:30-39

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2 Samuel 13:30-39

NIV 30 While they were on their way, the report came to David: "Absalom has struck down all the king's sons; not one of them is left." NIV 30 While they were on their way, the report came to David: "Absalom has struck down all the king's sons; not one of them is left." NIV 31 The king stood up, tore his clothes and lay down on the ground; and all his servants stood by with their clothes torn. NIV 31 The king stood up, tore his clothes and lay down on the ground; and all his servants stood by with their clothes torn. NIV 32 But Jonadab son of Shimeah, David's brother, said, "My lord should not think that they killed all the princes; only Amnon is dead. This has been Absalom's expressed intention ever since the day Amnon raped his sister Tamar. NIV 32 But Jonadab son of Shimeah, David's brother, said, "My lord should not think that they killed all the princes; only Amnon is dead. This has been Absalom's expressed intention ever since the day Amnon raped his sister Tamar. NIV 33 My lord the king should not be concerned about the report that all the king's sons are dead. Only Amnon is dead." NIV 33 My lord the king should not be concerned about the report that all the king's sons are dead. Only Amnon is dead." NIV 34 Meanwhile, Absalom had fled. Now the man standing watch looked up and saw many people on the road west of him, coming down the side of the hill. The watchman went and told the king, "I see men in the direction of Horonaim, on the side of the hill." NIV 34 Meanwhile, Absalom had fled. Now the man standing watch looked up and saw many people on the road west of him, coming down the side of the hill. The watchman went and told the king, "I see men in the direction of Horonaim, on the side of the hill." NIV 35 Jonadab said to the king, "See, the king's sons are here; it has happened just as your servant said." NIV 35 Jonadab said to the king, "See, the king's sons are here; it has happened just as your servant said." NIV 36 As he finished speaking, the king's sons came in, wailing loudly. The king, too, and all his servants wept very bitterly. NIV 36 As he finished speaking, the king's sons came in, wailing loudly. The king, too, and all his servants wept very bitterly. NIV 37 Absalom fled and went to Talmai son of Ammihud, the king of Geshur. But King David mourned for his son every day. NIV 37 Absalom fled and went to Talmai son of Ammihud, the king of Geshur. But King David mourned for his son every day. NIV 38 After Absalom fled and went to Geshur, he stayed there three years. NIV 38 After Absalom fled and went to Geshur, he stayed there three years. NIV 39 And the spirit of the king longed to go to Absalom, for he was consoled concerning Amnon's death. NIV 39 And the spirit of the king longed to go to Absalom, for he was consoled concerning Amnon's death.