Treasury of Scripture
Then David said to the messenger, Thus shall you say to Joab, Let not this thing displease you, for the sword devours one as well as another: make your battle more strong against the city, and overthrow it: and encourage you him.
displease thee [heb] be evil in thine eyes
for the sword
Joshua 7:8,9 O LORD, what shall I say, when Israel turns their backs before their enemies!...
1 Samuel 6:9 And see, if it goes up by the way of his own coast to Bethshemesh, then he has done us this great evil: but if not...
Ecclesiastes 9:1-3,11,12 For all this I considered in my heart even to declare all this, that the righteous, and the wise, and their works...
one [heb] so and such
What abominable hypocrisy was here! He well knew that the death of this noble and gallant man was no chance-medley: he was by his own order thrust on the sword.
2 Samuel 12:26 And Joab fought against Rabbah of the children of Ammon, and took the royal city.
Strong's ConcordanceThen David said unto the messenger, Thus shalt thou say unto Joab, Let not this thing displease thee, for the sword devoureth one as well as another: make thy battle more strong against the city, and overthrow it: and encourage thou him.
Topical BibleAttack Battle David Death Destroy Devour Devoureth Devours Displease Encourage Evil Fight Grief Heart Joab Jo'ab Manner Matter Messenger Overthrow Press Strengthen Strong Stronger Sword Throw Thus Town Trouble Upset Warfare
2 Samuel Chapter 11 Verse 25
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OT History: 2 Samuel 11:25 Then David said to the messenger Thus (2Sa iiSam 2 Sam ii sam)