New International Version
David went to Mahanaim, and Absalom crossed the Jordan with all the men of Israel.
King James Bible
Then David came to Mahanaim. And Absalom passed over Jordan, he and all the men of Israel with him.
Darby Bible Translation
And David came to Mahanaim. And Absalom passed over the Jordan, he and all the men of Israel with him.
World English Bible
Then David came to Mahanaim. Absalom passed over the Jordan, he and all the men of Israel with him.
Young's Literal Translation
And David came to Mahanaim, and Absalom passed over the Jordan, he and all the men of Israel with him;
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CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
Put his household in order - This self-murder could not be called lunacy, as every step to it was deliberate. He foresaw Absalom's ruin; and he did not choose to witness it, and share in the disgrace: and he could expect no mercy at the hands of David. He was a very bad man, and died an unprepared and accursed death.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Library"The King Kissed Barzillai. " 2 Sam. xix. 39
And no wonder, for David could appreciate a real man when he saw him, and so does David's Lord. I.--LOYALTY IS PRECIOUS TO THE KING OF KINGS. In the days when the son of Jesse had but few friends, it was a precious thing to be treated in the style Barzillai and his neighbours entertained him (see 2 Sam. xvii. 27-29). They were rich farmers, and had land which brought forth with abundance, so were able to act with princely hospitality to the fugitive monarch. But plenty may live with avarice, and …
Thomas Champness—Broken Bread
When Jacob saw them, he said, "This is the camp of God!" So he named that place Mahanaim.
I am unworthy of all the kindness and faithfulness you have shown your servant. I had only my staff when I crossed this Jordan, but now I have become two camps.
2 Samuel 2:8
Meanwhile, Abner son of Ner, the commander of Saul's army, had taken Ish-Bosheth son of Saul and brought him over to Mahanaim.
Song of Solomon 6:13
Come back, come back, O Shulammite; come back, come back, that we may gaze on you! He Why would you gaze on the Shulammite as on the dance of Mahanaim?
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