Parallel Bible results for 2 Samuel 23:1-7

New International Version

New Revised Standard

2 Samuel 23:1-7

NIV 1 These are the last words of David: “The inspired utterance of David son of Jesse, the utterance of the man exalted by the Most High, the man anointed by the God of Jacob, the hero of Israel’s songs: NRS 1 Now these are the last words of David: The oracle of David, son of Jesse, the oracle of the man whom God exalted, the anointed of the God of Jacob, the favorite of the Strong One of Israel: NIV 2 “The Spirit of the LORD spoke through me; his word was on my tongue. NRS 2 The spirit of the Lord speaks through me, his word is upon my tongue. NIV 3 The God of Israel spoke, the Rock of Israel said to me: ‘When one rules over people in righteousness, when he rules in the fear of God, NRS 3 The God of Israel has spoken, the Rock of Israel has said to me: One who rules over people justly, ruling in the fear of God, NIV 4 he is like the light of morning at sunrise on a cloudless morning, like the brightness after rain that brings grass from the earth.’ NRS 4 is like the light of morning, like the sun rising on a cloudless morning, gleaming from the rain on the grassy land NIV 5 “If my house were not right with God, surely he would not have made with me an everlasting covenant, arranged and secured in every part; surely he would not bring to fruition my salvation and grant me my every desire. NRS 5 Is not my house like this with God? For he has made with me an everlasting covenant, ordered in all things and secure. Will he not cause to prosper all my help and my desire? NIV 6 But evil men are all to be cast aside like thorns, which are not gathered with the hand. NRS 6 But the godless are all like thorns that are thrown away; for they cannot be picked up with the hand; NIV 7 Whoever touches thorns uses a tool of iron or the shaft of a spear; they are burned up where they lie.” NRS 7 to touch them one uses an iron bar or the shaft of a spear. And they are entirely consumed in fire on the spot.

Do Not Sell My Info (CA only)