2 Samuel 24:1

David Enrolls the Fighting Men

1 Again the anger of the LORD burned against Israel, and he incited David against them, saying, “Go and take a census of Israel and Judah.”

Read 2 Samuel 24:1 Using Other Translations

And again the anger of the LORD was kindled against Israel, and he moved David against them to say, Go, number Israel and Judah.
Again the anger of the LORD was kindled against Israel, and he incited David against them, saying, "Go, number Israel and Judah."
Once again the anger of the LORD burned against Israel, and he caused David to harm them by taking a census. “Go and count the people of Israel and Judah,” the LORD told him.