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Explore similar Bible verses on 1 Samuel 26:8 in English Standard Version

"Then Abishai said to David, “God has given your enemy into your hand this day. Now please let me pin him to the earth with one stroke of the spear, and I will not strike him twice.”"

  • 1Sa 24:4 And the men of David said to him, “Here is the day of which the Lord said to you, ‘Behold, I will give your enemy into your hand, and you shall do to him as it shall seem good to you.’” Then David arose and stealthily cut off a corner of Saul’s robe.
  • 1Sa 24:18 And you have declared this day how you have dealt well with me, in that you did not kill me when the Lord put me into your hands.