New Living Translation
But then Absalom said, "Bring in Hushai the Arkite. Let's see what he thinks about this."
King James Bible
Then said Absalom, Call now Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what he saith.
Darby Bible Translation
And Absalom said, Call now Hushai the Archite also, and we will hear also what he says.
World English Bible
Then Absalom said, "Now call Hushai the Archite also, and let us hear likewise what he says."
Young's Literal Translation
And Absalom saith, 'Call, I pray thee, also for Hushai the Archite, and we hear what is in his mouth -- even he.'
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CommentaryWesley's Notes on the Bible
17:5 Call Hushai - A wonderful effect of Divine Providence, influencing his heart, that he could not rest in Ahithophel's counsel, though it was so evidently wise, and approved by the general consent of his whole party; and that he should desire Hushai's advice, though neither his reputation for wisdom was equal to Ahithophel's, nor had he yet given anyone proof of his fidelity to Absalom. But there is no contending with that God who can arm a man against himself, and destroy him by his own mistakes and passions.
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To the Same Hildebert, Who Had Not Yet Acknowledged the Lord Innocent as Pope. He exhorts him to recognise Innocent, now an exile in France, owing to the schism of Peter Leonis, as the rightful Pontiff. To the great prelate, most exalted in renown, Hildebert, by the grace of God Archbishop of Tours, Bernard, called Abbot of Clairvaux, sends greeting, and prays that he may walk in the Spirit, and spiritually discern all things. 1. To address you in the words of the prophet, Consolation is hid from …
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2 Samuel 15:32
When David reached the summit of the Mount of Olives where people worshiped God, Hushai the Arkite was waiting there for him. Hushai had torn his clothing and put dirt on his head as a sign of mourning.
2 Samuel 17:4
This plan seemed good to Absalom and to all the elders of Israel.
2 Samuel 17:6
When Hushai arrived, Absalom told him what Ahithophel had said. Then he asked, "What is your opinion? Should we follow Ahithophel's advice? If not, what do you suggest?"
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