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1 Chronicles 18

GNT 1 Some time later King David attacked the Philistines again and defeated them. He took out of their control the city of Gath and its surrounding villages. NIV 1 In the course of time, David defeated the Philistines and subdued them, and he took Gath and its surrounding villages from the control of the Philistines. GNT 2 He also defeated the Moabites, who became his subjects and paid taxes to him. NIV 2 David also defeated the Moabites, and they became subject to him and brought him tribute. GNT 3 Next, David attacked King Hadadezer of the Syrian state of Zobah, near the territory of Hamath, because Hadadezer was trying to gain control of the territory by the upper Euphrates River. NIV 3 Moreover, David defeated Hadadezer king of Zobah, in the vicinity of Hamath, when he went to set up his monument at the Euphrates River. GNT 4 David captured a thousand of his chariots, seven thousand cavalry troops, and twenty thousand foot soldiers. He kept enough horses for a hundred chariots and crippled all the rest. NIV 4 David captured a thousand of his chariots, seven thousand charioteers and twenty thousand foot soldiers. He hamstrung all but a hundred of the chariot horses. GNT 5 When the Syrians of Damascus sent an army to help King Hadadezer, David attacked it and killed twenty-two thousand men. NIV 5 When the Arameans of Damascus came to help Hadadezer king of Zobah, David struck down twenty-two thousand of them. GNT 6 Then he set up military camps in their territory, and they became his subjects and paid taxes to him. The Lord made David victorious everywhere. NIV 6 He put garrisons in the Aramean kingdom of Damascus, and the Arameans became subject to him and brought him tribute. The LORD gave David victory wherever he went. GNT 7 David captured the gold shields carried by Hadadezer's officials and took them to Jerusalem. NIV 7 David took the gold shields carried by the officers of Hadadezer and brought them to Jerusalem. GNT 8 He also took a great quantity of bronze from Tibhath and Kun, cities ruled by Hadadezer. (Solomon later used this bronze to make the tank, the columns, and the bronze utensils for the Temple.) NIV 8 From Tebah and Kun, towns that belonged to Hadadezer, David took a great quantity of bronze, which Solomon used to make the bronze Sea, the pillars and various bronze articles. GNT 9 King Toi of Hamath heard that David had defeated Hadadezer's entire army. NIV 9 When Tou king of Hamath heard that David had defeated the entire army of Hadadezer king of Zobah, GNT 10 So he sent his son Joram to greet King David and congratulate him for his victory over Hadadezer, against whom Toi had fought many times. Joram brought David presents made of gold, silver, and bronze. NIV 10 he sent his son Hadoram to King David to greet him and congratulate him on his victory in battle over Hadadezer, who had been at war with Tou. Hadoram brought all kinds of articles of gold, of silver and of bronze. GNT 11 King David dedicated them for use in worship, along with the silver and gold he took from the nations he conquered - Edom, Moab, Ammon, Philistia, and Amalek. NIV 11 King David dedicated these articles to the LORD, as he had done with the silver and gold he had taken from all these nations: Edom and Moab, the Ammonites and the Philistines, and Amalek. GNT 12 Abishai, whose mother was Zeruiah, defeated the Edomites in Salt Valley and killed eighteen thousand of them. NIV 12 Abishai son of Zeruiah struck down eighteen thousand Edomites in the Valley of Salt. GNT 13 He set up military camps throughout Edom, and the people there became King David's subjects. The Lord made David victorious everywhere. NIV 13 He put garrisons in Edom, and all the Edomites became subject to David. The LORD gave David victory wherever he went. GNT 14 David ruled over all Israel and made sure that his people were always treated fairly and justly. NIV 14 David reigned over all Israel, doing what was just and right for all his people. GNT 15 Abishai's brother Joab was commander of the army; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud was in charge of the records; NIV 15 Joab son of Zeruiah was over the army; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud was recorder; GNT 16 Zadok son of Ahitub and Ahimelech son of Abiathar were priests; Seraiah was court secretary; NIV 16 Zadok son of Ahitub and Ahimelek son of Abiathar were priests; Shavsha was secretary; GNT 17 Benaiah son of Jehoiada was in charge of David's bodyguards; and King David's sons held high positions in his service. NIV 17 Benaiah son of Jehoiada was over the Kerethites and Pelethites; and David’s sons were chief officials at the king’s side.

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