New Living Translation
King David was now very old, and no matter how many blankets covered him, he could not keep warm.
King James Bible
Now king David was old and stricken in years; and they covered him with clothes, but he gat no heat.
Darby Bible Translation
And king David was old and advanced in age; and they covered him with clothes, but he obtained no warmth.
World English Bible
Now king David was old and stricken in years; and they covered him with clothes, but he couldn't keep warm.
Young's Literal Translation
And king David is old, entering into days, and they cover him with garments, and he hath no heat,
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
1:1 Old - Being in the end of his seventieth year. No heat - Which is not strange in a person who had been exercised with so many hardships in war, and with such tormenting cares, and fears, and sorrows, for his own sins (as divers of his Psalms witness) and for the sins and miseries of his children and people. Besides, this might be from the nature of his bodily distemper.
LibraryOf Justification by Faith. Both the Name and the Reality Defined.
Sections. 1. Connection between the doctrine of Justification and that of Regeneration. The knowledge of this doctrine very necessary for two reasons. 2. For the purpose of facilitating the exposition of it, the terms are explained. 1. What it is to be justified in the sight of God. 2. To be justified by works. 3. To be justified by faith. Definition. 3. Various meanings of the term Justification. 1. To give praise to God and truth. 2. To make a vain display of righteousness. 3. To impute righteousness …
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2 Samuel 24:25
David built an altar there to the LORD and sacrificed burnt offerings and peace offerings. And the LORD answered his prayer for the land, and the plague on Israel was stopped.
1 Kings 1:2
So his advisers told him, "Let us find a young virgin to wait on you and look after you, my lord. She will lie in your arms and keep you warm."
1 Kings 1:15
So Bathsheba went into the king's bedroom. (He was very old now, and Abishag was taking care of him.)
1 Chronicles 23:1
When David was an old man, he appointed his son Solomon to be king over Israel.
Likewise, two people lying close together can keep each other warm. But how can one be warm alone?
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