2 Samuel 20:11
Parallel Verses
New International Version
One of Joab's men stood beside Amasa and said, "Whoever favors Joab, and whoever is for David, let him follow Joab!"

King James Bible
And one of Joab's men stood by him, and said, He that favoureth Joab, and he that is for David, let him go after Joab.

Darby Bible Translation
And one of Joab's young men stood by [Amasa] and said, He that favours Joab, and he that is for David, let him follow Joab.

World English Bible
There stood by him one of Joab's young men, and said, "He who favors Joab, and he who is for David, let him follow Joab!"

Young's Literal Translation
And a man hath stood by him, of the young men of Joab, and saith, 'He who hath delight in Joab, and he who is for David -- after Joab!'

2 Samuel 20:11 Parallel
Clarke's Commentary on the Bible

He that favoureth Joab - As if he had said, There is now no other commander besides Joab; and Joab is steadily attached to David: let those therefore who are loyal follow Joab.

Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

He that

2 Samuel 20:6,7,13,21 And David said to Abishai, Now shall Sheba the son of Bichri do us more harm than did Absalom: take you your lord's servants...

for David

2 Samuel 20:4 Then said the king to Amasa, Assemble me the men of Judah within three days, and be you here present.

2 Kings 9:32 And he lifted up his face to the window, and said, Who is on my side? who? And there looked out to him two or three eunuchs.

Appendix 2 Extracts from the Babylon Talmud
Massecheth Berachoth, or Tractate on Benedictions [76] Mishnah--From what time is the "Shema" said in the evening? From the hour that the priests entered to eat of their therumah [77] until the end of the first night watch. [78] These are the words of Rabbi Eliezer. But the sages say: Till midnight. Rabban Gamaliel says: Until the column of the morning (the dawn) rises. It happened, that his sons came back from a banquet. They said to him: "We have not said the Shema.'" He said to them, "If the column
Alfred Edersheim—Sketches of Jewish Social Life

Cross References
2 Samuel 20:12
Amasa lay wallowing in his blood in the middle of the road, and the man saw that all the troops came to a halt there. When he realized that everyone who came up to Amasa stopped, he dragged him from the road into a field and threw a garment over him.

2 Samuel 20:13
After Amasa had been removed from the road, everyone went on with Joab to pursue Sheba son of Bikri.

Jump to Previous
Amasa Ama'sa David Delight Favors Follow Joab Jo'ab Joab's Jo'ab's Side Stand Stood Young
Jump to Next
Amasa Ama'sa David Delight Favors Follow Joab Jo'ab Joab's Jo'ab's Side Stand Stood Young
2 Samuel 20:11 NIV
2 Samuel 20:11 NLT
2 Samuel 20:11 ESV
2 Samuel 20:11 NASB
2 Samuel 20:11 KJV

2 Samuel 20:11 Bible Apps
2 Samuel 20:11 Biblia Paralela
2 Samuel 20:11 Chinese Bible
2 Samuel 20:11 French Bible
2 Samuel 20:11 German Bible

2 Samuel 20:11 Commentaries

THE HOLY BIBLE, NEW INTERNATIONAL VERSION®, NIV® Copyright © 1973, 1978, 1984, 2011 by Biblica®.

Bible Hub
2 Samuel 20:10
Top of Page
Top of Page