1 Chronicles 14
Hiram's kindness to David.
1 Chronicles 14:1 And Hiram ye kynge of Tyre sent messaungers vnto Dauid and Cedre tymber, and masons and carpenters, to buylde him an house.
David's felicity in people, wives, and children.
1 Chronicles 14:2 And Dauid perceaued, that the LORDE had confirmed him kynge ouer Israel: for his kyngdome increased for his people of Israels sake.
1 Chronicles 14:3 And Dauid toke yet mo wyues at Ierusalem, & begat yet mo sonnes & doughters. 1 Chronicles 14:4 And the names of them yt were borne vnto him at Ierusalem, are these: Sammua, Sobab, Nathan, Salomon, 1 Chronicles 14:5 Iebehar, Elisua, Elipalet, 1 Chronicles 14:6 Noga, Nepheg, Iaphia, 1 Chronicles 14:7 Elisamma, Baal Iada, Eliphalet.
His two victories over the Philistines.
1 Chronicles 14:8 And whan the Philistynes herde that Dauid was anoynted kynge ouer all Israel, they wente vp all to seke Dauid. Whan Dauid herde that, he wente forth agaynst them. 1 Chronicles 14:9 And the Philistynes came, and scatered the selues beneth in ye valley of Rephaim. 1 Chronicles 14:10 And Dauid axed councell at God, & sayde: Shal I go vp agaynst the Philistynes? and wilt thou delyuer them in to my hande? The LORDE sayde vnto him: Go vp, and I wil delyuer them in to thy hande. 1 Chronicles 14:11 And whan they were gone vp to Baal Prasim, Dauid smote them there. And Dauid sayde: God hath deuyded myne enemies thorow my hande, euen as the water parteth asunder: therfore called they the place Baal Prasim. 1 Chronicles 14:12 And there lefte they their goddes. Then commaunded Dauid to burne them with fyre. 1 Chronicles 14:13 But the Philistynes gat them thither agayne, and scatered them selues beneth in ye valley. 1 Chronicles 14:14 And Dauid axed councell at God agayne. And God sayde vnto him: Thou shalt not go vp behynde them, but turne the from them, that thou mayest come vpon the ouer agaynst the Peertrees. 1 Chronicles 14:15 So whan thou hearest aboue vpon the Peertrees the noyse of the goynge, go thou forth then to the batayll: for God is gone forth then before the to smyte the hoost of the Philistynes. 1 Chronicles 14:16 And Dauid dyd as God commaunded him. And they smote the hoost of the Philistynes from Gibeon forth vnto Gaser. 1 Chronicles 14:17 And Dauids name was noysed out in all londes. And the LORDE caused ye feare of him to come vpo all the Heythen.