1 G2532 And G1096 it came to pass G3326 after G3778 these things, G2532 that G4160 [2prepared G1438 3for himself G* 1Absalom] G716 chariots, G2532 and G2460 horsemen, G2532 and G4004 fifty G435 men G3908.1 to run along G1715 in front of G1473 him.
2 G2532 And G3719 [2rose early G* 1Absalom], G2532 and G2186 stood G1909 at G3588 the G3598 way G3588 of the G4439 gate. G2532 And G1096 it came to pass G3956 every G435 man G3739 in which G1096 had G2920 a case, G2532 and G2064 came G4314 to G3588 the G935 king G1519 for G2920 a judgment, G2532 that G2564 [2called G1473 3him G* 1Absalom], G2532 and G3004 said G1473 to him, G1537 From out of G4169 of what G4172 city G1473 are you? G1510.2.2 G2532 And G3004 he said, G1537 [2 is from G1520 3one G3588 4of the G5443 5tribes G* 6of Israel G3588 G1401 1your servant]. G1473
3 G2532 And G2036 [2said G4314 3to G1473 4him G3588 G* 1Absalom], G2400 Behold, G3588 G3056 your words G1473 G18 are good G2532 and G2122.4 well-tempered; G2532 but G3588 G191 [3hearing G3756 2no one G1510.2.3 1there is] G1473 you G3844 from G3588 the G935 king.
4 G2532 And G2036 Absalom said, G* G5100 Why G1473 shall he not place me G2525 G2923 for judge G1722 in G3588 the G1093 land, G2532 and G1909 [4to G1473 5me G2064 3shall come G3956 1every G435 2man] G3739 to whom G302 ever G1510.3 there might be G485 a dispute, G2532 and G2920 a case, G2532 and G1344 I will do justice G1473 for him.
5 G2532 And G1096 it came to pass G1722 when G3588 the G1448 [2approached G435 1man] G3588 G4352 to do obeisance G1473 to him, G2532 that G1614 he stretched out G3588 G5495 his hand, G1473 G2532 and G1949 took hold of G1473 him, G2532 and G2705 kissed G1473 him.
6 G2532 And G4160 Absalom did G* G2596 according to G3588 G4487 this thing G3778 G3956 to all G* Israel, G3588 to the G3854 ones coming G1519 for G2920 a judgment G4314 to G3588 the G935 king. G2532 And G2397.1 Absalom adopted G* G3588 the G2588 heart G435 of the men G* of Israel.
7 G2532 And G1096 it came to pass G575 at G5056 the end G5062 of forty G2094 years, G2532 that G2036 Absalom said G* G4314 to G3588 G3962 his father, G1473 G4198 I will go G1211 indeed G2532 and G661 pay G3588 G2171 my vows G1473 G3739 which G2172 I vowed G3588 to the G2962 lord G1722 in G* Hebron.
8 G3754 For G2171 [4a vow G2172 3vowed G3588 G1401 2servant G1473 1your] G1722 in G3588 G3611 my living G1473 G1722 in G* Geshur G1722 in G* Syria, G3004 saying, G1437 If G1994 in returning G1994 [3shall return G1473 4me G3588 1the G2962 2 lord] G1519 to G* Jerusalem, G2532 then G3000 I will serve G3588 to the G2962 lord .
9 G2532 And G2036 [3said G1473 4to him G3588 1the G935 2king], G897.2 Proceed G1519 in G1515 peace! G2532 And G450 rising up G4198 he went G1519 unto G* Hebron.
10 G2532 And G649 Absalom sent G* G2685 spies G1519 into G3956 all G3588 the G5443 tribes G3588 G* of Israel, G3004 saying, G1722 In G3588 G191 your hearing G1473 G3588 the G5456 sound G3588 of the G4536 trumpet, G2532 that G2046 you shall say, G936 [2reigns G* 1Absalom] G1722 in G* Hebron.
11 G2532 And G4198 [4went G3326 5with G* 6Absalom G1250 1two hundred G435 3men G1537 7from out of G* 8Jerusalem G1945.1 2chosen]; G2532 and G4198 they went G572 in simplicity, G2532 and G3756 they did not know G1492 G3762 not one G4487 thing.
12 G2532 And G649 Absalom sent G* G2532 and G2564 called G3588 G* Ahithophel G3588 the G* Gilonite, G4825 counselor G* to David, G1537 from out of G3588 G4172 his city G1473 G3588 G* Giloh, G1722 during G3588 G2380 his sacrificing G1473 G3588 the G2378 sacrifices. G2532 And G1096 there was G4961.1 [2confederation G2478 1a strong]. G2532 And G3588 the G2992 people G4198 went, G2532 and G4129 it multiplied G3326 with G* Absalom.
13 G2532 And G3854 one came G3588 G518 reporting G4314 to G* David, G3004 saying, G1096 [5 is committed G3588 1The G2588 2heart G435 3of the men G* 4of Israel] G3694 after G* Absalom.
14 G2532 And G2036 David said G* G3956 to all G3588 G1401 his servants G1473 G3326 with G1473 him G1519 in G* Jerusalem, G450 Rise up! G2532 for G5343 we should flee, G3754 for G3756 there is no G1510.2.3 G1473 deliverance for us G4991 G575 from G4383 the face G* of Absalom. G5035.1 Hasten G3588 G4198 to go! G2443 that G3361 he should not G5035.1 hasten G2532 and G2638 overtake G1473 us, G2532 and G1856 thrust G1909 [2upon G1473 3us G3588 G2549 1evil], G2532 and G3960 should strike G3588 the G4172 city G1722 by G4750 the mouth G4501 of the broadsword.
15 G2532 And G2036 [5said G3588 1the G3816 2servants G3588 3of the G935 4king] G4314 to G3588 the G935 king, G2596 According to G3956 all G3745 as much as G138 seems good G3588 G2962 to our master G1473 G3588 the G935 king, G2400 behold, G3588 G3816 we are your servants. G1473
16 G2532 And G1831 [3went forth G3588 1the G935 2king], G2532 and G3956 all G3588 G3624 his house G1473 G3588 G4228 on their feet. G1473 G2532 And G863 [3left G3588 1the G935 2king] G1176 ten G1135 women G3588 G3825.1 of his concubines G1473 G3588 G5442 to guard G3588 the G3624 house.
17 G2532 And G1831 [3went forth G3588 1the G935 2king], G2532 and G3956 all G3588 G2992 his people G1473 G3979.1 by foot. G2532 And G2476 they set up G1722 in G3624 a house G3588 G3112 far away .
18 G2532 And G3956 all G3588 G3816 his servants G1473 G303 [2by G5495 3his hand G1473 G3855 1passed]. G2532 And G3956 every G3588 G* Cherethite, G2532 and G3956 every G3588 G* Pelethite, G2532 and G3956 all G3588 the G* Gittites -- G1812 six hundred G435 men G3588 G2240 having come G1537 from out of G* Gath G3979.1 by foot, G3899 were passing G2596 in G4383 front G3588 of the G935 king.
19 G2532 And G2036 [3said G3588 1the G935 2king] G4314 to G* Ittai G3588 the G* Gittite, G2444 Why G4198 should you go G2532 even G1473 yourself G3326 with G1473 us? G1994 Return G2532 and G3611 live G3326 with G3588 the G935 king! G3754 For G245 you are an alien G1510.2.2 G1473 yourself, G2532 and G3754 because G3350.1 you are displaced G1537 from out of G3588 G5117 your place. G1473
20 G1487 Since G5504 [2yesterday G3854 1you came], G1473 G2532 then G4594 today G2795 shall I move G1473 you G3588 G4198 to go G3326 with G1473 us? G1473 And I G1161 G4198 shall go G3739 where G302 ever G4198 I shall go. G4198 Go, G2532 and G390 return G3588 G80 your brothers G1473 G3326 with G1473 you! G2532 and G2962 the lord G4160 shall execute G3326 with G1473 you G1656 an act of kindness G2532 and G225 truth.
21 G2532 And G611 Ittai answered G* G3588 the G935 king, G2532 and G2036 said, G2198 As the lord lives, G2962 G2532 and G2198 as [4lives G3588 G2962 1my master G1473 G3588 2the G935 3king], G3754 that G1519 unto G3588 the G5117 place G3739 where G1437 ever G1510.3 [4might be G3588 G2962 1my master G1473 G3588 2the G935 3king], G2532 and G1437 if G1519 unto G2288 death, G2532 or G1437 if G1519 unto G2222 life, G3754 that G1563 there G1510.8.3 [2will be G3588 G1401 1your servant]. G1473
22 G2532 And G2036 David said G* G4314 to G* Ittai, G4198 Go, G2532 and G1224 pass over G3326 with G1473 me! G2532 And G3928 [4went G* 1Ittai G3588 2the G* 3Gittite], G2532 and G3956 all G3588 the G435 men, G3588 the ones G3326 with G1473 him, G2532 and G3956 all G3588 G3816 his servants. G1473
23 G2532 And G3956 all G3588 the G1093 land G2799 wept G5456 [2voice G3173 1 with a great]. G2532 And G3956 all G3588 the G2992 people G3899 passed G1722 through G3588 the G5493 rushing stream G3588 of the G* Kidron. G2532 And G3588 the G935 king G1224 passed over G3588 the G5493 rushing stream G* Kidron. G2532 And G3956 all G3588 the G2992 people G3899 came G1909 unto G4383 the face G3598 of the way G3588 of the G2048 wilderness.
24 G2532 And G2400 behold, G2532 also G1065 indeed G* Zadok G2532 and G3956 all G3588 the G* Levites G3326 were with G1473 him G142 lifting G3588 the G2787 ark G3588 of the G1242 covenant G3588 of G2316 God. G2532 And G2476 they stationed G3588 the G2787 ark G3588 G2316 of God. G2532 And G305 Abiathar ascended G* G2193 until G3973 [4ceased G3956 1all G3588 2the G2992 3people] G3928 going G1537 out of G3588 the G4172 city.
25 G2532 And G2036 [3said G3588 1the G935 2king] G4314 to G* Zadok, G654 Return G3588 the G2787 ark G3588 G2316 of God G1519 unto G3588 the G4172 city! G1437 If G2147 I should find G5484 favor G1722 in G3788 the eyes G2962 of the lord, G2532 and G1994 he returns G1473 me, G2532 then G1166 he shall show G1473 it to me, G1473 G2532 and G3588 G2143 its beauty. G1473
26 G2532 And G1437 if G2036 he should say G3779 thus, G3756 I have no G2309 want G1722 in G1473 you; G2400 behold, G1473 I, G4160 I let him do G1473 to me G3588 the G701 pleasing thing G1799 before G1473 him.
27 G2532 And G2036 [3said G3588 1the G935 2king] G3588 G* to Zadok G3588 the G2409 priest, G1492 Behold, G1473 you G1994 return G1519 to G3588 the G4172 city G1722 in G1515 peace, G2532 and G* Ahimaaz G3588 G5207 your son, G1473 G2532 and G* Jonathan G3588 the G5207 son G* of Abiathar, G3588 the G1417 two G5207 sons G1473 of yours G3326 with G1473 you!
28 G2400 Behold, G1473 I G4327 wait for G1473 you G1722 in G687.2 the wilderness G3588 of the G2048 desert G2193 until G3588 the G2064 coming G4487 of a word G3844 by G1473 you G3588 G518 to report G1473 to me.
29 G2532 And G654 [4returned G* 1Zadok G2532 2and G* 3Abiathar] G3588 the G2787 ark G3588 G2316 of God G1519 to G* Jerusalem, G2532 and G2523 it stayed G1563 there.
30 G2532 And G* David G305 ascended G1909 upon G3588 the G306.1 ascent G3588 of the G1636 olive groves, G305 ascending G2532 and G2799 weeping, G2532 and G3588 G2776 his head G* G1943 being covered over, G2532 and G1473 he G4198 went G504.1 barefoot. G2532 And G3956 all G3588 the G2992 people, G3588 the one G3326 with G1473 him, G1943 [3covered G1538 1each G435 2man] G3588 G2776 his head. G1473 G2532 And G305 they ascended -- G305 ascending G2532 and G2799 weeping.
31 G2532 And G312 it was announced G3588 to G* David, G3004 saying, G2532 And G* Ahithophel G1722 is among G3588 the ones G4962 confederating G3326 with G* Absalom. G2532 And G2036 David said, G* G2962 O lord G3588 G2316 my God, G1473 G1286.1 efface G1211 indeed G3588 the G1012 counsel G* of Ahithophel!
32 G2532 And G1510.7.3 David was G* G2064 coming G2193 unto G3588 G* Ros, G3739 where G4352 he did obeisance G1563 there G3588 G2316 to God. G2532 And G2400 behold, G2240 [5was come G1519 6for G529 7meeting G1473 8him G* 1Hushai G3588 2the G749.1 3chief friend G* 4of David], G1284 tearing G3588 G5509 his inner garment, G1473 G2532 with G1093 earth G1909 upon G3588 G2776 his head. G1473
33 G2532 And G2036 [2said G1473 3to him G* 1David], G1437 If G1330 you should go through G3326 with G1473 me, G2532 then G1510.8.2 you will be G1909 unto G1473 me G5413 a load.
34 G1437 If G1519 into G3588 the G4172 city G390 you should return, G2532 then G2046 you shall say G3588 G* to Absalom, G3816 [2your servant G1473 G1510.2.1 1I am], G935 O king, G1439 allow G1473 me G2198 to live! G3816 [2a servant G3588 G3962 3of your father G1473 G1510.7.1 1 for I was] G5119 then G2532 and G739.1 just now, G2532 and G3568 now G1473 I am G1401 your servant. G1473 G2532 And by saying this G1286.1 efface G1473 to me G3588 the G1012 counsel G* of Ahithophel!
35 G2532 And G2400 behold, G1563 there are G3326 with G1473 you G* Zadok G2532 and G* Abiathar G3588 the G2409 priests. G2532 And G1510.8.3 it will be G3956 every G4487 word G3739 which G302 ever G191 you should hear G1537 from out of G3624 the house G3588 of the G935 king, G2532 that G518 you shall report it G3588 G* to Zadok G2532 and G3588 G* Abiathar G3588 the G2409 priests.
36 G2400 Behold, G1563 [6there G3326 4 are with G1473 5them G1417 2two G5207 3sons G1473 1their], G* Ahimaaz G3588 G5207 son G* of Zadok, G2532 and G* Jonathan G5207 son G3588 G* of Abiathar. G2532 And G649 you shall send G1722 by G5495 their hand G1473 G4314 to G1473 me G3956 every G4487 word G3739 which G302 ever G191 you should hear.