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May 7   - Day 127
* Scriptures: 2Samuel 11-12, 1Chronicles 20; Psalms 51, 41
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Fighting under God's command

Bible Dictionary:   David

Commentary:
Lust Fulfilled Despises the LORD
(2Sam10-12)

Scripture: (98vs)
2 Samuel 11, 1 Chronicles 20 (27vs)(8vs)
* Staying home while Joab led the army, David meets Bathsheba and arranges her husband's death
2 Samuel 12 (31vs)
* God confronts David through the prophet Nathan
Psalm 51 (19vs) - a psalm for sin and sickness
* Psalm resulting from Nathan's visit
* "Have mercy on me, God, according to your loving kindness. According to the multitude of your tender mercies, blot out my transgressions..."
Psalm 41 (13vs) - a psalm for sin and sickness
* David asked for healing of sickness resulting from sin
* "Blessed is he who considers the poor. Yahweh will deliver him in the day of evil..."

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