New International Version
So David mustered the entire army and went to Rabbah, and attacked and captured it.
King James Bible
And David gathered all the people together, and went to Rabbah, and fought against it, and took it.
Darby Bible Translation
And David gathered all the people, and went to Rabbah, and fought against it and took it.
World English Bible
David gathered all the people together, and went to Rabbah, and fought against it, and took it.
Young's Literal Translation
And David gathereth all the people, and goeth to Rabbah, and fighteth against it, and captureth it;
2 Samuel 12:29 Parallel
CommentaryClarke's Commentary on the Bible
And have taken the city of waters - The city where the tank or reservoir was that supplied the city and suburbs with water. Some think that the original, לכדתי את עיר המים lachadti eth ir hammayim, should be translated I have intercepted, or cut off, the waters of the city: and Houbigant translates the place, et aquas ab urbe jam derivavi; "And I have already drawn off the waters from the city." This perfectly agrees with the account in Josephus, who says των τε ὑδατων αυτους αποτεμνομενος, having cut off their waters, Antiq., lib. vii., cap. 7. This was the reason why David should come speedily, as the citadel, deprived of water, could not long hold out.
Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
2 Samuel 12:30 Then he took the crown of their king from his head; and its weight was a talent of gold, and in it was a precious stone; and it was placed on David's head. And he brought out the spoil of the city in great amounts.
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 12:28
Now muster the rest of the troops and besiege the city and capture it. Otherwise I will take the city, and it will be named after me."
2 Samuel 12:30
David took the crown from their king's head, and it was placed on his own head. It weighed a talent of gold, and it was set with precious stones. David took a great quantity of plunder from the city
2 Samuel 17:27
When David came to Mahanaim, Shobi son of Nahash from Rabbah of the Ammonites, and Makir son of Ammiel from Lo Debar, and Barzillai the Gileadite from Rogelim
Jump to PreviousArmy Attacked Captured Captureth Collected David Entire Fighteth Fought Gathered Gathereth Mustered Rabbah Together War
Jump to NextArmy Attacked Captured Captureth Collected David Entire Fighteth Fought Gathered Gathereth Mustered Rabbah Together War
Links2 Samuel 12:29 NIV
2 Samuel 12:29 NLT
2 Samuel 12:29 ESV
2 Samuel 12:29 NASB
2 Samuel 12:29 KJV
2 Samuel 12:29 Bible Apps
2 Samuel 12:29 Biblia Paralela
2 Samuel 12:29 Chinese Bible
2 Samuel 12:29 French Bible
2 Samuel 12:29 German Bible
2 Samuel 12:29 Commentaries
THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.