1 Samuel 25:39

39 When David heard that Nabal was dead, he said, "Praise the Lord who championed my cause against Nabal's insults and restrained His servant from doing evil. The Lord brought Nabal's evil deeds back on his own head." Then David sent messengers to speak to Abigail about marrying him.

1 Samuel 25:39 In-Context

37 In the morning when Nabal sobered up, his wife told him about these events. Then he had a seizure and became paralyzed.
38 About 10 days later, the Lord struck Nabal dead.
39 When David heard that Nabal was dead, he said, "Praise the Lord who championed my cause against Nabal's insults and restrained His servant from doing evil. The Lord brought Nabal's evil deeds back on his own head." Then David sent messengers to speak to Abigail about marrying him.
40 When David's servants came to Abigail at Carmel, they said to her, "David sent us to bring you to him as a wife."
41 She bowed her face to the ground and said, "Here I am, your servant, to wash the feet of my lord's servants."
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