2 Samuel 12:28

“Now therefore gather the rest of the people together, and encamp against the city, and take it: lest I take the city, and it be called after my name.”

King James Version (KJV)

Other Translations for 2 Samuel 12:28

Now therefore, gather the rest of the people together, and encampe against the citie, and take it: lest I take the citie, and it be called after my name.
- King James Version (1611) - View 1611 Bible Scan

"Now therefore, gather the rest of the people together and camp against the city and capture it, or I will capture the city myself and it will be named after me."
- New American Standard Version (1995)

Now therefore gather the rest of the people together, and encamp against the city, and take it; lest I take the city, and it be called after my name.
- American Standard Version (1901)

So now, get the rest of the people together, and put them in position against the town and take it, for if I take it, it will be named after my name.
- Basic English Bible

And now gather the rest of the people, and encamp against the city and take it: lest I take the city and it be called by my name.
- Darby Bible

Now therefore collect the rest of the people, and encamp against the city, and take it: lest I take the city, and it be called after my name.
- Webster's Bible

Now therefore gather the rest of the people together, and encamp against the city, and take it; lest I take the city, and it be called after my name."
- World English Bible

and now, gather the rest of the people, and encamp against the city, and capture it, lest I capture the city, and my name hath been called upon it.'
- Youngs Literal Bible

Now therefore gather the rest of the people together, and encamp against the city, and take it; lest I take the city, and it be called after my name.'
- Jewish Publication Society Bible

Bible Commentary for 2 Samuel 12:28

Wesley's Notes for 2 Samuel 12:28


12:28 Take it - For having taken one part of the city, he concluded the remaining part of it could not long stand out. Lest - Lest I have the honour of taking it.


Discussion for 2 Samuel 12

View All


Bible Options