1 Chronicles 13:13
Good News Translation
So David did not take it with him to Jerusalem. Instead, he left it at the house of a man named Obed Edom, a native of the city of Gath.

Contemporary English Version
So instead of taking it to Jerusalem, David decided to take it to the home of Obed-Edom, who lived in the town of Gath.

Douay-Rheims Bible
And therefore he brought it not home to himself, that is, into the city of David, but carried it aside into the house of Obededom the Gethite.

New American Bible
Therefore he did not take the ark with him into the City of David, but deposited it instead at the house of Obed-edom the Gittite.

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And therefore he brought it not home to himself, that is, into the city of David, but carried it aside into the house of Obededom the Gethite.

brought [heb] removed

1 Chronicles 15:18 And with them their brethren: in the second rank, Zacharias, and Ben, and Jaziel, and Semiramoth, and Jahiel, and Ani, and Eliab, and Banaias, and Maasias, and Mathathias, and Eliphalu, and Macenias, and Obededom, and Jehiel, the porters.

1 Chronicles 16:5 Asaph the chief, and next after him Zacharias: moreover Jahiel, and Semiramoth, and Jehiel, and Mathathias, and Eliab, and Banaias, and Obededom: and Jehiel over the instruments of psaltery, and harps: and Asaph sounded with cymbals:

1 Chronicles 26:4,8 And the sons of Obededom, Semeias the firstborn, Jozabad the second, Joaha the third, Sachar the fourth, Nathanael the fifth, . . .

2 Samuel 6:10,11 And he would not have the ark of the Lord brought in to himself into the city of David: but he caused it to be carried into the house of Obededom the Gethite. . . .

the Gittite

2 Samuel 4:3 And the Berothites fled into Gethaim, and were sojourners there until that time.

Context
Uzzah Touches the Ark
12And he feared God at that time, saying: How can I bring in the ark of God to me? 13And therefore he brought it not home to himself, that is, into the city of David, but carried it aside into the house of Obededom the Gethite.14And the ark of God remained in the house of Obededom three months: and the Lord blessed his house, and all that he had.…
Cross References
2 Samuel 6:10
And he would not have the ark of the Lord brought in to himself into the city of David: but he caused it to be carried into the house of Obededom the Gethite.

1 Chronicles 13:12
And he feared God at that time, saying: How can I bring in the ark of God to me?

1 Chronicles 15:25
So David and all the ancients of Israel, and the captains over thousands, went to bring the ark of the covenant of the Lord out of the house of Obededom with joy.

Additional Translations
So he did not move the ark with him to the City of David; instead, he took it aside to the house of Obed-edom the Gittite.So David brought not the ark home to himself to the city of David, but carried it aside into the house of Obededom the Gittite.

So David removed not the ark unto him into the city of David, but carried it aside into the house of Obed-edom the Gittite.

So David brought not the ark home to himself into the city of David, but he turned it aside into the house of Abeddara the Gethite.

And David brought not the ark home unto himself into the city of David, but he carried it aside into the house of Obed-Edom the Gittite.

So David removed not the ark unto him into the city of David, but carried it aside into the house of Obed-edom the Gittite.

So David brought not the ark to himself to the city of David, but carried it aside into the house of Obed-edom the Gittite.

So David didn't move the ark to him into the city of David, but carried it aside into the house of Obed-Edom the Gittite.

And David hath not turned aside the ark unto himself, unto the city of David, and turneth it aside unto the house of Obed-Edom the Gittite.
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