Parallel Bible results for 2 Samuel 5:1-5; 2 Samuel 6:1-5

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2 Samuel 5:1-5

CEB 1 All the Israelite tribes came to David at Hebron and said, "Listen: We are your very own flesh and bone. NRS 1 Then all the tribes of Israel came to David at Hebron, and said, "Look, we are your bone and flesh. CEB 2 In the past, when Saul ruled over us, you were the one who led Israel out to war and back. What's more, the LORD told you, You will shepherd my people Israel, and you will be Israel's leader. NRS 2 For some time, while Saul was king over us, it was you who led out Israel and brought it in. The Lord said to you: It is you who shall be shepherd of my people Israel, you who shall be ruler over Israel." CEB 3 So all the Israelite elders came to the king at Hebron. King David made a covenant with them at Hebron before the LORD, and they anointed David king over Israel. NRS 3 So all the elders of Israel came to the king at Hebron; and King David made a covenant with them at Hebron before the Lord, and they anointed David king over Israel. CEB 4 David was 30 years old when he became king, and he ruled for forty years. NRS 4 David was thirty years old when he began to reign, and he reigned forty years. CEB 5 He ruled over Judah for seven and a half years in Hebron. He ruled thirty-three years over all Israel and Judah in Jerusalem. NRS 5 At Hebron he reigned over Judah seven years and six months; and at Jerusalem he reigned over all Israel and Judah thirty-three years.

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2 Samuel 6:1-5

CEB 1 Once again David assembled the select warriors of Israel, thirty thousand strong. NRS 1 David again gathered all the chosen men of Israel, thirty thousand. CEB 2 David and all the troops who were with him set out for Baalah, which is Kiriath-jearim of Judah, to bring God's chest up from there—the chest that is called by the name of the LORD of heavenly forces, who sits enthroned on the winged creatures. NRS 2 David and all the people with him set out and went from Baale-judah, to bring up from there the ark of God, which is called by the name of the Lord of hosts who is enthroned on the cherubim. CEB 3 They loaded God's chest on a new cart and carried it from Abinadab's house, which was on the hill. Uzzah and Ahio, Abinadab's sons, were driving the new cart. NRS 3 They carried the ark of God on a new cart, and brought it out of the house of Abinadab, which was on the hill. Uzzah and Ahio, the sons of Abinadab, were driving the new cart CEB 4 Uzzah was beside God's chest while Ahio was walking in front of it. NRS 4 with the ark of God; and Ahio went in front of the ark. CEB 5 Meanwhile, David and the entire house of Israel celebrated in the LORD's presence with all their strength, with songs, zithers, harps, tambourines, rattles, and cymbals. NRS 5 David and all the house of Israel were dancing before the Lord with all their might, with songs and lyres and harps and tambourines and castanets and cymbals.