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2 Samuel 3:25-35

NIV 25 You know Abner son of Ner; he came to deceive you and observe your movements and find out everything you are doing." NIV 25 You know Abner son of Ner; he came to deceive you and observe your movements and find out everything you are doing." NIV 26 Joab then left David and sent messengers after Abner, and they brought him back from the well of Sirah. But David did not know it. NIV 26 Joab then left David and sent messengers after Abner, and they brought him back from the well of Sirah. But David did not know it. NIV 27 Now when Abner returned to Hebron, Joab took him aside into the gateway, as though to speak with him privately. And there, to avenge the blood of his brother Asahel, Joab stabbed him in the stomach, and he died. NIV 27 Now when Abner returned to Hebron, Joab took him aside into the gateway, as though to speak with him privately. And there, to avenge the blood of his brother Asahel, Joab stabbed him in the stomach, and he died. NIV 28 Later, when David heard about this, he said, "I and my kingdom are forever innocent before the LORD concerning the blood of Abner son of Ner. NIV 28 Later, when David heard about this, he said, "I and my kingdom are forever innocent before the LORD concerning the blood of Abner son of Ner. NIV 29 May his blood fall upon the head of Joab and upon all his father's house! May Joab's house never be without someone who has a running sore or leprosy or who leans on a crutch or who falls by the sword or who lacks food." NIV 29 May his blood fall upon the head of Joab and upon all his father's house! May Joab's house never be without someone who has a running sore or leprosy or who leans on a crutch or who falls by the sword or who lacks food." NIV 30 (Joab and his brother Abishai murdered Abner because he had killed their brother Asahel in the battle at Gibeon.) NIV 30 (Joab and his brother Abishai murdered Abner because he had killed their brother Asahel in the battle at Gibeon.) NIV 31 Then David said to Joab and all the people with him, "Tear your clothes and put on sackcloth and walk in mourning in front of Abner." King David himself walked behind the bier. NIV 31 Then David said to Joab and all the people with him, "Tear your clothes and put on sackcloth and walk in mourning in front of Abner." King David himself walked behind the bier. NIV 32 They buried Abner in Hebron, and the king wept aloud at Abner's tomb. All the people wept also. NIV 32 They buried Abner in Hebron, and the king wept aloud at Abner's tomb. All the people wept also. NIV 33 The king sang this lament for Abner: "Should Abner have died as the lawless die? NIV 33 The king sang this lament for Abner: "Should Abner have died as the lawless die? NIV 34 Your hands were not bound, your feet were not fettered. You fell as one falls before wicked men." And all the people wept over him again. NIV 34 Your hands were not bound, your feet were not fettered. You fell as one falls before wicked men." And all the people wept over him again. NIV 35 Then they all came and urged David to eat something while it was still day; but David took an oath, saying, "May God deal with me, be it ever so severely, if I taste bread or anything else before the sun sets!" NIV 35 Then they all came and urged David to eat something while it was still day; but David took an oath, saying, "May God deal with me, be it ever so severely, if I taste bread or anything else before the sun sets!"