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May 9   - Day 129
* Scriptures: 2Samuel 15-17, Psalms 3, 124
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Problems under God's command

Bible Dictionary:   David

Commentary:
David's Punishment
(2Sam15-17)

Scripture: (105vs)
2 Samuel 15 (37vs)
* Absolom's conspiracy in Israel against his father
Psalm 3 (8vs)
* When David fled Jerusalem from his son Absolom
* "Yahweh, how my adversaries have increased! Many are those who rise up against me..."
Psalm 124 (8vs)
* Blessing God for a miraculous deliverance
* "If it had not been Yahweh who was on our side, let Israel now say, if it had not been Yahweh who was on our side, when men rose up against us..."
2 Samuel 16 (23vs)
* David's conversations while fleeing the Jerusalem palace
2 Samuel 17 (29vs)
* Advising the kings, Ahithophel's counsel was overthrown by Hushai

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