1 Chronicles 13:12
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New International Version
David was afraid of God that day and asked, "How can I ever bring the ark of God to me?"

King James Bible
And David was afraid of God that day, saying, How shall I bring the ark of God home to me?

Darby Bible Translation
And David was afraid of God that day, saying, How shall I bring the ark of God to me?

World English Bible
David was afraid of God that day, saying, "How shall I bring the ark of God home to me?"

Young's Literal Translation
And David feareth God on that day, saying, 'How do I bring in unto me the ark of God?'

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Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

Uzza put forth his hand - See this transaction explained 2 Samuel 6:6 (note), etc.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

afraid of God

Numbers 17:12,13 And the children of Israel spoke to Moses, saying, Behold, we die, we perish, we all perish...

1 Samuel 5:10,11 Therefore they sent the ark of God to Ekron. And it came to pass, as the ark of God came to Ekron, that the Ekronites cried out, saying...

1 Samuel 6:20 And the men of Bethshemesh said, Who is able to stand before this holy LORD God? and to whom shall he go up from us?

Psalm 119:120 My flesh trembles for fear of you; and I am afraid of your judgments.

Isaiah 6:5 Then said I, Woe is me! for I am undone; because I am a man of unclean lips, and I dwell in the middle of a people of unclean lips...

Luke 5:8,9 When Simon Peter saw it, he fell down at Jesus' knees, saying, Depart from me; for I am a sinful man, O Lord...


1 Kings 8:27 But will God indeed dwell on the earth? behold, the heaven and heaven of heavens cannot contain you...

Job 25:5,6 Behold even to the moon, and it shines not; yes, the stars are not pure in his sight...

Matthew 25:24 Then he which had received the one talent came and said, Lord, I knew you that you are an hard man, reaping where you have not sown...

Importance of Small Things in Religion
You have before you now the picture. I shall want you to look at it, first, in detail, to bring out certain truths which I think it teaches to us; and then, I shall want you to regard the picture as a whole, to run your eye along the whole length of the canvas, and sea the fullness of its meaning. I. First, then, we shall take THE PICTURE IN ITS DETAIL. 1. The first observation I make upon it is this, that God's judgment of sin must differ exceedingly from ours. Who among us when be has read this
Charles Haddon Spurgeon—Spurgeon's Sermons Volume 6: 1860

The comparative indifference with which Chronicles is regarded in modern times by all but professional scholars seems to have been shared by the ancient Jewish church. Though written by the same hand as wrote Ezra-Nehemiah, and forming, together with these books, a continuous history of Judah, it is placed after them in the Hebrew Bible, of which it forms the concluding book; and this no doubt points to the fact that it attained canonical distinction later than they. Nor is this unnatural. The book
John Edgar McFadyen—Introduction to the Old Testament

Cross References
1 Chronicles 13:11
Then David was angry because the LORD's wrath had broken out against Uzzah, and to this day that place is called Perez Uzzah.

1 Chronicles 13:13
He did not take the ark to be with him in the City of David. Instead, he took it to the house of Obed-Edom the Gittite.

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