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anointed me king over them.
SA2 2:8 But Abner the son of Ner, captain of Saul's host, took
Ishbosheth the son of Saul, and brought him over to Mahanaim;
SA2 2:9 And made him king over Gilead, and over the Ashurites, and over
Jezreel, and over Ephraim, and over Benjamin, and over all Israel.
SA2 2:10 Ishbosheth Saul's son was forty years old when he began to
reign over Israel, and reigned two years. But the house of Judah
SA2 2:11 And the time that David was king in Hebron over the house of
Judah was seven years and six months.
SA2 2:12 And Abner the son of Ner, and the servants of Ishbosheth the
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