2 Samuel 12:15

“And Nathan departed unto his house. And the LORD struck the child that Uriah's wife bare unto David, and it was very sick.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Samuel 12:15

And Nathan departed vnto his house: and the Lord strake the childe that Uriahs wife bare vnto Dauid, and it was very sicke.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

So Nathan went to his house. Then the LORD struck the child that Uriah's widow bore to David, so that he was {very} sick.
- New American Standard Version (1995)

And Nathan departed unto his house. And Jehovah struck the child that Uriah's wife bare unto David, and it was very sick.
- American Standard Version (1901)

Then Nathan went back to his house. And the hand of the Lord was on David's son, the child of Uriah's wife, and it became very ill.
- Basic English Bible

And Nathan departed to his house. And Jehovah smote the child that Urijah's wife bore to David, and it became very sick.
- Darby Bible

And Nathan departed to his house. And the LORD struck the child that Uriah's wife bore to David, and it was very sick.
- Webster's Bible

Nathan departed to his house. Yahweh struck the child that Uriah's wife bore to David, and it was very sick.
- World English Bible

And Nathan goeth unto his house, and Jehovah smiteth the lad, whom the wife of Uriah hath born to David, and it is incurable;
- Youngs Literal Bible

And Nathan departed unto his house. And the LORD struck the child that Uriah's wife bore unto David, and it was very sick.
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Samuel 12:15

Wesley's Notes for 2 Samuel 12:15


12:13 I have sinned - How serious this confession was, we may see, #Psal 51:1 |- 19. Put away thy sin - That is, so far as concerns thy own life. Not die - As by thy own sentence, ver.#5|, thou dost deserve, and may expect to be done by my immediate stroke.

12:16 Besought - Supposing the threatening might be conditional, and so the execution of it prevented by prayer. Went - Into his closet.

12:17 Elders - The chief officers of his kingdom and household. He would not - This excessive mourning did not proceed simply from the fear of the loss of the child; but from a deep sense of his sin, and the divine displeasure manifested herein.


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