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Israel, and that seemed good to the whole house of Benjamin.
SA2 3:20 So Abner came to David to Hebron, and twenty men with him. And
David made Abner and the men that were with him a feast.
SA2 3:21 And Abner said unto David, I will arise and go, and will
gather all Israel unto my lord the king, that they may make a league
with thee, and that thou mayest reign over all that thine heart
desireth. And David sent Abner away; and he went in peace.
SA2 3:22 And, behold, the servants of David and Joab came from pursuing
a troop, and brought in a great spoil with them: but Abner was not with
David in Hebron; for he had sent him away, and he was gone in peace.
SA2 3:23 When Joab and all the host that was with him were come, they
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