New International Version
So David and his men went up to Baal Perazim, and there he defeated them. He said, "As waters break out, God has broken out against my enemies by my hand." So that place was called Baal Perazim.
King James Bible
So they came up to Baalperazim; and David smote them there. Then David said, God hath broken in upon mine enemies by mine hand like the breaking forth of waters: therefore they called the name of that place Baalperazim.
Darby Bible Translation
And they came up to Baal-perazim, and David smote them there; and David said, God has broken in upon mine enemies by my hand, as the breaking forth of waters. Therefore they called the name of that place Baal-perazim.
World English Bible
So they came up to Baal Perazim, and David struck them there; and David said, God has broken my enemies by my hand, like the breach of waters. Therefore they called the name of that place Baal Perazim.
Young's Literal Translation
And they go up into Baal-Perazim, and David smiteth them there, and David saith, 'God hath broken up mine enemies by my hand, like the breaking up of waters;' therefore they have called the name of that place Baal-Perazim.
1 Chronicles 14:11 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Like the breaking forth of waters - "And David said, The Lord hath broken the enemies of David like to the breaking of a potter's vessel full of water." - T.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
like the breaking
Baal-perazim that is, a place of breaches.
LibraryGod's Strange Work
'That He may do His work, His strange work; and bring to pass His act, His strange act.'--ISAIAH xxviii. 21. How the great events of one generation fall dead to another! There is something very pathetic in the oblivion that swallows up world- resounding deeds. Here the prophet selects two instances which to him are solemn and singular examples of divine judgment, and we have difficulty in finding out to what he refers. To him they seemed the most luminous illustrations he could find of the principle …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
2 Samuel 5:20
So David went to Baal Perazim, and there he defeated them. He said, "As waters break out, the LORD has broken out against my enemies before me." So that place was called Baal Perazim.
1 Chronicles 14:10
so David inquired of God: "Shall I go and attack the Philistines? Will you deliver them into my hands?" The LORD answered him, "Go, I will deliver them into your hands."
1 Chronicles 14:12
The Philistines had abandoned their gods there, and David gave orders to burn them in the fire.
The LORD will rise up as he did at Mount Perazim, he will rouse himself as in the Valley of Gibeon-- to do his work, his strange work, and perform his task, his alien task.
Jump to PreviousBaal Baalperazim Baal-Perazim Ba'al-Pera'zim Breach Break Breaking Breakthrough Broken Bursting David Defeated Enemies Flood Forth Hand Perazim Smote Struck Waters
Jump to NextBaal Baalperazim Baal-Perazim Ba'al-Pera'zim Breach Break Breaking Breakthrough Broken Bursting David Defeated Enemies Flood Forth Hand Perazim Smote Struck Waters
Links1 Chronicles 14:11 NIV
1 Chronicles 14:11 NLT
1 Chronicles 14:11 ESV
1 Chronicles 14:11 NASB
1 Chronicles 14:11 KJV
1 Chronicles 14:11 Bible Apps
1 Chronicles 14:11 Biblia Paralela
1 Chronicles 14:11 Chinese Bible
1 Chronicles 14:11 French Bible
1 Chronicles 14:11 German Bible
1 Chronicles 14:11 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.