Parallel Bible results for 2 Samuel 1:18-27

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2 Samuel 1:18-27

NIV 18 and ordered that the men of Judah be taught this lament of the bow (it is written in the Book of Jashar): NIV 18 and ordered that the men of Judah be taught this lament of the bow (it is written in the Book of Jashar): NIV 19 "Your glory, O Israel, lies slain on your heights. How the mighty have fallen! NIV 19 "Your glory, O Israel, lies slain on your heights. How the mighty have fallen! NIV 20 "Tell it not in Gath, proclaim it not in the streets of Ashkelon, lest the daughters of the Philistines be glad, lest the daughters of the uncircumcised rejoice. NIV 20 "Tell it not in Gath, proclaim it not in the streets of Ashkelon, lest the daughters of the Philistines be glad, lest the daughters of the uncircumcised rejoice. NIV 21 "O mountains of Gilboa, may you have neither dew nor rain, nor fields that yield offerings [of grain]. For there the shield of the mighty was defiled, the shield of Saul--no longer rubbed with oil. NIV 21 "O mountains of Gilboa, may you have neither dew nor rain, nor fields that yield offerings [of grain]. For there the shield of the mighty was defiled, the shield of Saul--no longer rubbed with oil. NIV 22 From the blood of the slain, from the flesh of the mighty, the bow of Jonathan did not turn back, the sword of Saul did not return unsatisfied. NIV 22 From the blood of the slain, from the flesh of the mighty, the bow of Jonathan did not turn back, the sword of Saul did not return unsatisfied. NIV 23 "Saul and Jonathan-- in life they were loved and gracious, and in death they were not parted. They were swifter than eagles, they were stronger than lions. NIV 23 "Saul and Jonathan-- in life they were loved and gracious, and in death they were not parted. They were swifter than eagles, they were stronger than lions. NIV 24 "O daughters of Israel, weep for Saul, who clothed you in scarlet and finery, who adorned your garments with ornaments of gold. NIV 24 "O daughters of Israel, weep for Saul, who clothed you in scarlet and finery, who adorned your garments with ornaments of gold. NIV 25 "How the mighty have fallen in battle! Jonathan lies slain on your heights. NIV 25 "How the mighty have fallen in battle! Jonathan lies slain on your heights. NIV 26 I grieve for you, Jonathan my brother; you were very dear to me. Your love for me was wonderful, more wonderful than that of women. NIV 26 I grieve for you, Jonathan my brother; you were very dear to me. Your love for me was wonderful, more wonderful than that of women. NIV 27 "How the mighty have fallen! The weapons of war have perished!" NIV 27 "How the mighty have fallen! The weapons of war have perished!"