2 Samuel 3:18

Overview - 2 Samuel 3
During the war David still waxes stronger.
Six sons are born to him in Hebron.
Abner, displeased with Ish-bosheth,
revolts to David.
13 David requires as a condition to bring him his wife Michal.
17 Abner, having communed with the Israelites, is feasted by David, and dismissed.
22 Joab returning from battle, is displeased with the king, and kills Abner.
28 David curses Joab;
31 and mourns for Abner.
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2 Samuel 3:18  (King James Version)
Now then do it: for the LORD hath spoken of David, saying, By the hand of my servant David I will save my people Israel out of the hand of the Philistines, and out of the hand of all their enemies.

for the Lord
9 ; 1 Samuel 13:14 ; 15:28 1 Samuel 16:1 1 Samuel 16:12 1 Samuel 16:13 John 12:42 John 12:43

By the hand
Psalms 89:3 Psalms 89:4 Psalms 89:19-23 ; Psalms 132:17 Psalms 132:18