New International Version
You did it in secret, but I will do this thing in broad daylight before all Israel.'"
King James Bible
For thou didst it secretly: but I will do this thing before all Israel, and before the sun.
Darby Bible Translation
For thou didst [it] secretly; but I will do this thing before all Israel and before the sun.
World English Bible
For you did it secretly, but I will do this thing before all Israel, and before the sun.'"
Young's Literal Translation
for thou hast done it in secret, and I do this thing before all Israel, and before the sun.'
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
I will take thy wives - That is, In the course of my providence I will permit all this to be done. Had David been faithful, God, by his providence, would have turned all this aside; but now, by his sin, he has made that providence his enemy which before was his friend.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
LibraryDavid and Nathan
'And David said unto Nathan, I have sinned against the Lord. And Nathan said unto David, The Lord also hath put away thy sin.'--2 SAMUEL xii. 13. We ought to be very thankful that Scripture never conceals the faults of its noblest men. High among the highest of them stands the poet- king. Whoever, for nearly three thousand years, has wished to express the emotions of trust in God, longing after purity, aspiration, and rapture of devotion, has found that his words have been before him. And this man …
Alexander Maclaren—Expositions of Holy Scripture
The Blessings of Noah Upon Shem and Japheth. (Gen. Ix. 18-27. )
The Preparatory Service; Sometimes Called the Confessional Service.
The Voice of Stern Rebuke
2 Samuel 11:4
Then David sent messengers to get her. She came to him, and he slept with her. (Now she was purifying herself from her monthly uncleanness.) Then she went back home.
2 Samuel 16:22
So they pitched a tent for Absalom on the roof, and he slept with his father's concubines in the sight of all Israel.
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