2 Samuel 2:6
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New International Version
May the LORD now show you kindness and faithfulness, and I too will show you the same favor because you have done this.

New Living Translation
May the LORD be loyal to you in return and reward you with his unfailing love! And I, too, will reward you for what you have done.

English Standard Version
Now may the LORD show steadfast love and faithfulness to you. And I will do good to you because you have done this thing.

New American Standard Bible
"Now may the LORD show lovingkindness and truth to you; and I also will show this goodness to you, because you have done this thing.

King James Bible
And now the LORD shew kindness and truth unto you: and I also will requite you this kindness, because ye have done this thing.

Holman Christian Standard Bible
Now, may the LORD show kindness and faithfulness to you, and I will also show the same goodness to you because you have done this deed.

International Standard Version
Now may the Lord reward you with gracious love, as well as faithfulness, to you, too! And I will also reward you because you did this good thing.

NET Bible
Now may the LORD show you true kindness! I also will reward you, because you have done this deed.

New Heart English Bible
Now may the LORD show loving kindness and truth to you. I also will reward you for this kindness, because you have done this thing.

GOD'S WORD® Translation
May the LORD always show you kindness. I, too, will be good to you because you did this.

JPS Tanakh 1917
And now the LORD show kindness and truth unto you; and I also will requite you this kindness, because ye have done this thing.

New American Standard 1977
“And now may the LORD show lovingkindness and truth to you; and I also will show this goodness to you, because you have done this thing.

Jubilee Bible 2000
And now the LORD show mercy and truth unto you; and I also will requite you this kindness because ye have done this thing.

King James 2000 Bible
And now the LORD show kindness and truth unto you: and I also will repay you this kindness, because you have done this thing.

American King James Version
And now the LORD show kindness and truth to you: and I also will requite you this kindness, because you have done this thing.

American Standard Version
And now Jehovah show lovingkindness and truth unto you: and I also will requite you this kindness, because ye have done this thing.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And now the Lord surely will render you mercy and truth, and I also will, requite you for this good turn, because you have done this thing.

Darby Bible Translation
And now Jehovah shew kindness and faithfulness to you; and I also will requite you this good, because ye have done this thing.

English Revised Version
And now the LORD shew kindness and truth unto you: and I also will requite you this kindness, because ye have done this thing.

Webster's Bible Translation
And now the LORD show kindness and truth to you: and I also will requite you this kindness, because ye have done this thing.

World English Bible
Now may Yahweh show loving kindness and truth to you. I also will reward you for this kindness, because you have done this thing.

Young's Literal Translation
'And, now, Jehovah doth with you kindness and truth, and also, I do with you this good because ye have done this thing;
Commentary
Matthew Henry Commentary
2:1-7. After the death of Saul, many went to David at Ziklag,
Study Bible
David Anointed King of Judah
5David sent messengers to the men of Jabesh-gilead, and said to them, "May you be blessed of the LORD because you have shown this kindness to Saul your lord, and have buried him. 6"Now may the LORD show lovingkindness and truth to you; and I also will show this goodness to you, because you have done this thing. 7"Now therefore, let your hands be strong and be valiant; for Saul your lord is dead, and also the house of Judah has anointed me king over them."…
Cross References
2 Timothy 1:16
May the Lord grant mercy to the household of Onesiphorus, because he has often refreshed me and was unashamed of my chains.

Exodus 34:6
Then the LORD passed by in front of him and proclaimed, "The LORD, the LORD God, compassionate and gracious, slow to anger, and abounding in lovingkindness and truth;

2 Samuel 2:7
"Now therefore, let your hands be strong and be valiant; for Saul your lord is dead, and also the house of Judah has anointed me king over them."

2 Samuel 15:20
"You came only yesterday, and shall I today make you wander with us, while I go where I will? Return and take back your brothers; mercy and truth be with you."
Treasury of Scripture

And now the LORD show kindness and truth to you: and I also will requite you this kindness, because you have done this thing.

the Lord

2 Samuel 15:20 Whereas you came but yesterday, should I this day make you go up …

Psalm 57:3 He shall send from heaven, and save me from the reproach of him that …

Proverbs 14:22 Do they not err that devise evil? but mercy and truth shall be to …

Matthew 5:7 Blessed are the merciful: for they shall obtain mercy.

2 Timothy 1:16-18 The Lord give mercy to the house of Onesiphorus; for he oft refreshed …

I also

2 Samuel 9:3,7 And the king said, Is there not yet any of the house of Saul, that …

2 Samuel 10:2 Then said David, I will show kindness to Hanun the son of Nahash, …

Matthew 5:44 But I say to you, Love your enemies, bless them that curse you, do …

Matthew 10:16 Behold, I send you forth as sheep in the middle of wolves: be you …

Philemon 1:18 If he has wronged you, or owes you ought, put that on my account;

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