The excerpt represents the core issue or deciding factor on which you must meditate, and is drawn from King James Bible:|
SA2 16:5 And when king David came to Bahurim, behold, thence came out a
man of the family of the house of Saul, whose name was Shimei, the son
of Gera: he came forth, and cursed still as he came.
SA2 16:6 And he cast stones at David, and at all the servants of king
David: and all the people and all the mighty men were on his right hand
and on his left.
SA2 16:7 And thus said Shimei when he cursed, Come out, come out, thou
bloody man, and thou man of Belial:
SA2 16:8 The LORD hath returned upon thee all the blood of the house of
Saul, in whose stead thou hast reigned; and the LORD hath delivered the
kingdom into the hand of Absalom thy son: and, behold, thou art taken in
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