26 Now when David came to Ziklag, he sent some of the [d]spoil to the elders of Judah, to his friends, saying, “Here is a present for you from the spoil of the enemies of the Lord”— 27 to those who were in Bethel, those who were in (U)Ramoth of the South, those who were in (V)Jattir, 28 those who were in (W)Aroer, those who were in (X)Siphmoth, those who were in (Y)Eshtemoa, 29 those who were in Rachal, those who were in the cities of (Z)the Jerahmeelites, those who were in the cities of the (AA)Kenites, 30 those who were in (AB)Hormah, those who were in [e]Chorashan, those who were in Athach, 31 those who were in (AC)Hebron, and to all the places where David himself and his men were accustomed to (AD)rove. But (T)as his part is who goes down to the battle, so shall his part be who stays by the supplies; they shall share alike.” 25 So it was, from that day forward; he made it a statute and an ordinance for Israel to this day. I said indeed. And … KJV 1 And it came to pass, when David and his men were come to Ziklag on the third day, that the Amalekites had invaded the south, and Ziklag, and smitten Ziklag, and burned it with fire; NIV 1 David and his men reached Ziklag on the third day. 1 Samuel 30. 1 Samuel 30 30 1 And it came to pass, when David and his men were come to Ziklag on the third day, that the Amalekites had invaded the south, and Ziklag, and smitten Ziklag, and burned it with fire; Try it for 30 days FREE. 25:16; Zeph. 8 So David inquired of the Lord, saying, “Shall I pursue this troop? So David and his men came to the city, and there it was, burned with fire; and their wives, their sons, … 1 Samuel 30:6 Now David was greatly distressed, for the people spoke of stoning him, because the soul of all the people was grieved, every man for his sons and his daughters. 17 Then David attacked them from twilight until the evening of the next day. Of all the time David spent among the Philistines, this is the first time we read of him seeking God in any way. 1 Samuel 30 King James Version (KJV) 30 And it came to pass, when David and his men were come to Ziklag on the third day, that the Amalekites had invaded the south, and Ziklag, and smitten Ziklag, and burned it with fire; NKJV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New King James Version, The NKJV, American Patriot's Bible, Hardcover: The Word of God and the Shaping of America, NKJV, Open Bible, Red Letter Edition, Comfort Print: Complete Reference System. 4 Then David and the people who were with him lifted up their voices and wept, until they had no more power to weep. But David strengthened himself in the Lord his God. And to them which were in Hebron, and to all the places where David himself and his men were wont to haunt. 23 But David said, “My brethren, you shall not do so with what the Lord has given us, who has preserved us and delivered into our hand the troop that came against us. For all the saints. Read verse in New King James Version 7 And David said to Abiathar the priest, Ahimelech's son, I pray thee, bring me hither the ephod. It looks like you’re already subscribed to Bible Gateway Plus! 12:14; 15:30; 19:4; Judg. 24 For who will heed you in this matter? 12:14; 15:30; 19:4; Judg. 14:13–15; 21:11–13; 2 Sam. 14 We made an invasion of the southern area of (M)the Cherethites, in the territory which belongs to Judah, and of the southern area (N)of Caleb; and we burned Ziklag with fire.”, 15 And David said to him, “Can you take me down to this troop?”, So he said, “Swear to me by God that you will neither kill me nor deliver me into the hands of my (O)master, and I will take you down to this troop.”, 16 And when he had brought him down, there they were, spread out over all the land, (P)eating and drinking and dancing, because of all the great spoil which they had taken from the land of the Philistines and from the land of Judah. (F)But David strengthened himself in the Lord his God. It is not by the appearance of a man; Vg. Used by permission. 2:1, NKJV, Chronological Study Bible: Holy Bible, New King James Version. 12 And they gave him a piece of a cake of figs and two clusters of raisins. 1 Samuel 30:1 - 31. 1 Samuel 30:6 King James Version (KJV). 30 Now it happened, when David and his men came to (A)Ziklag, on the third day, that the (B)Amalekites had invaded the South and Ziklag, attacked Ziklag and burned it with fire, 2 and had taken captive the (C)women and those who werethere, from small to great; they did not kill anyone, but carried themaway and went their way. Now Eli the priest was sitting on the seat by the doorpost of # Ruth 4:15 the tabernacle of the Lord. And when David came near the people, he [b]greeted them. Handed down. 14:45; 21:3; Josh. 1 Samuel 30 - Now it happened, when David and his men came to Ziklag, on the third day, that the Amalekites had invaded the South and Ziklag, attacked Ziklag and burned it with fire, 6 Now David was greatly distressed, for the people spoke of stoning him, because the soul of all the people was [a]grieved, every man for his sons and his daughters. The NKJV, American Patriot's Bible, Hardcover: The Word of God and the Shaping of America, NKJV, Cultural Backgrounds Study Bible, Red Letter Edition: Bringing to Life the Ancient World of Scripture. You can cancel anytime during the trial period. 1:38, 44; Ezek. 13 Then David said to him, “To whom do you belong, and where are you from?”, And he said, “I am a young man from Egypt, servant of an Amalekite; and my master left me behind, because three days ago I fell sick.