7 Whoever touches thorns uses a tool of iron or the shaft of a spear; they are burned up where they lie.”

Read 2 Samuel 23:7 Using Other Translations

But the man that shall touch them must be fenced with iron and the staff of a spear; and they shall be utterly burned with fire in the same place.
but the man who touches them arms himself with iron and the shaft of a spear, and they are utterly consumed with fire."
One must use iron tools to chop them down; they will be totally consumed by fire.”