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  •        2 Samuel  24:1    
    And again the anger of... ...mber Israel and Judah.
    And again the anger of the LORD was kindled against Israel, and he moved David against them to say, Go, number Israel and Judah.
  •        2 Samuel  24:2    
    For the king said to J... ... number of the people.
    For the king said to Joab the captain of the host, which was with him, Go now through all the tribes of Israel, from Dan even to Beersheba, and number ye the people, that I may know the number of the people.
  •        2 Samuel  24:3    
    And Joab said unto the... ...delight in this thing?
    And Joab said unto the king, Now the LORD thy God add unto the people, how many soever they be, an hundredfold, and that the eyes of my lord the king may see it: but why doth my lord the king delight in this thing?
  •        2 Samuel  24:4    
    Notwithstanding the ki... ... the people of Israel.
    Notwithstanding the king's word prevailed against Joab, and against the captains of the host. And Joab and the captains of the host went out from the presence of the king, to number the people of Israel.
  •        2 Samuel  24:5    
    And they passed over J... ...Gad, and toward Jazer:
    And they passed over Jordan, and pitched in Aroer, on the right side of the city that lieth in the midst of the river of Gad, and toward Jazer:
  •        2 Samuel  24:6    
    Then they came to Gile... ...n, and about to Zidon,
    Then they came to Gilead, and to the land of Tahtimhodshi; and they came to Danjaan, and about to Zidon,
  •        2 Samuel  24:7    
    And came to the strong... ...ah, even to Beersheba.
    And came to the strong hold of Tyre, and to all the cities of the Hivites, and of the Canaanites: and they went out to the south of Judah, even to Beersheba.
  •        2 Samuel  24:8    
    So when they had gone ... ...onths and twenty days.
    So when they had gone through all the land, they came to Jerusalem at the end of nine months and twenty days.
  •        2 Samuel  24:9    
    And Joab gave up the s... ... hundred thousand men.
    And Joab gave up the sum of the number of the people unto the king: and there were in Israel eight hundred thousand valiant men that drew the sword; and the men of Judah were five hundred thousand men.
  •        2 Samuel  24:10   
    And David's heart smot... ...e done very foolishly.
    And David's heart smote him after that he had numbered the people. And David said unto the LORD, I have sinned greatly in that I have done: and now, I beseech thee, O LORD, take away the iniquity of thy servant; for I have done very foolishly.
  •        2 Samuel  24:11   
    For when David was up ... ... David's seer, saying,
    For when David was up in the morning, the word of the LORD came unto the prophet Gad, David's seer, saying,
  •        2 Samuel  24:12   
    Go and say unto David,... ...I may do it unto thee.
    Go and say unto David, Thus saith the LORD, I offer thee three things; choose thee one of them, that I may do it unto thee.
  •        2 Samuel  24:13   
    So Gad came to David, ... ...n to him that sent me.
    So Gad came to David, and told him, and said unto him, Shall seven years of famine come unto thee in thy land? or wilt thou flee three months before thine enemies, while they pursue thee? or that there be three days' pestilence in thy land? now advise, and see what answer I shall return to him that sent me.
  •        2 Samuel  24:14   
    And David said unto Ga... ... into the hand of man.
    And David said unto Gad, I am in a great strait: let us fall now into the hand of the LORD; for his mercies are great: and let me not fall into the hand of man.
  •        2 Samuel  24:15   
    So the LORD sent a pes... ... seventy thousand men.
    So the LORD sent a pestilence upon Israel from the morning even to the time appointed: and there died of the people from Dan even to Beersheba seventy thousand men.
  •        2 Samuel  24:16   
    And when the angel str... ... Araunah the Jebusite.
    And when the angel stretched out his hand upon Jerusalem to destroy it, the LORD repented him of the evil, and said to the angel that destroyed the people, It is enough: stay now thine hand. And the angel of the LORD was by the threshingplace of Araunah the Jebusite.
  •        2 Samuel  24:17   
    And David spake unto t... ...nst my father's house.
    And David spake unto the LORD when he saw the angel that smote the people, and said, Lo, I have sinned, and I have done wickedly: but these sheep, what have they done? let thine hand, I pray thee, be against me, and against my father's house.
  •        2 Samuel  24:18   
    And Gad came that day ... ... Araunah the Jebusite.
    And Gad came that day to David, and said unto him, Go up, rear an altar unto the LORD in the threshingfloor of Araunah the Jebusite.
  •        2 Samuel  24:19   
    And David, according t... the LORD commanded.
    And David, according to the saying of Gad, went up as the LORD commanded.
  •        2 Samuel  24:20   
    And Araunah looked, an... ... face upon the ground.
    And Araunah looked, and saw the king and his servants coming on toward him: and Araunah went out, and bowed himself before the king on his face upon the ground.
  •        2 Samuel  24:21   
    And Araunah said, Wher... ...tayed from the people.
    And Araunah said, Wherefore is my lord the king come to his servant? And David said, To buy the threshingfloor of thee, to build an altar unto the LORD, that the plague may be stayed from the people.
  •        2 Samuel  24:22   
    And Araunah said unto ... ... of the oxen for wood.
    And Araunah said unto David, Let my lord the king take and offer up what seemeth good unto him: behold, here be oxen for burnt sacrifice, and threshing instruments and other instruments of the oxen for wood.
  •        2 Samuel  24:23   
    All these things did A... ...D thy God accept thee.
    All these things did Araunah, as a king, give unto the king. And Araunah said unto the king, The LORD thy God accept thee.
  •        2 Samuel  24:24   
    And the king said unto... ...fty shekels of silver.
    And the king said unto Araunah, Nay; but I will surely buy it of thee at a price: neither will I offer burnt offerings unto the LORD my God of that which doth cost me nothing. So David bought the threshingfloor and the oxen for fifty shekels of silver.
  •        2 Samuel  24:25   
    And David built there ... stayed from Israel.
    And David built there an altar unto the LORD, and offered burnt offerings and peace offerings. So the LORD was intreated for the land, and the plague was stayed from Israel.