1 Chronicles 18
David subdueth the Philistines and the Moabites.
1 Chronicles 18:1 And after this it fortuned, þt Dauid smote the Philistines, and subdewed them, & toke Geth & the townes þt longed therto, out of the hande of the Philistines. 1 Chronicles 18:2 And he smote Moab, and the Moabites became Dauids seruauntes, and payde hym tribute.
He smiteth Hadarezer and the Syrians.
1 Chronicles 18:3 And Dauid smote Hadarezer kynge of Zoba vnto Hanath, as he went to stablisshe hys dominion by the ryuer Euphrates, 1 Chronicles 18:4 And Dauid toke from hym a thousande charettes, & seuen thousande horse men, & twentye thousand fotemen, & lamed all þe charett horses, & reserued of them an hundred charettes. 1 Chronicles 18:5 And when the Syriens of Damasco came to helpe Hadadezer kynge of Zoba, Dauid slue of the Syriens .xxii. thousande, 1 Chronicles 18:6 and Dauid subdued Syria Damasco: And the Syriens became Dauids seruauntes, & brought hym trybute. And the Lorde preserued Dauid in all that he went to. 1 Chronicles 18:7 And Dauid toke þe shyldes of golde that were on the seruauntes of Hadadezer, and brought them to Ierusalem. 1 Chronicles 18:8 And from Tebhath & from Chun (cyties of Hadarezer) brought Dauid exceadynge moche brasse. Wher wt Salomon made þe brasen lauatorye, the pillers, & the vesselles of brasse.
Tou sendeth Hadoram with presents to bless David.
1 Chronicles 18:9 And when Tou Kynge of Hemath, heard how Dauid had beaten all the strength of Hadarezer kynge of Zoba, 1 Chronicles 18:10 he sent Haduran his sonne to kynge Dauid, to make peace wt hym & to blesse hym, because he had fought agaynst Hadarezer, & beaten him (for Tou had warre wt Hadarezer) & Dauid brought, all maner of Iewelles of golde, syluer and brasse wt hym.
The presents and spoil David dedicated to God.
1 Chronicles 18:11 And kynge Dauid dedicated them vnto the Lorde, with þe syluer & gold þt he brought from all nacyons, from Edom, from Moab, from the chyldren of Ammon, from the Philistines, & from Amalec. 1 Chronicles 18:12 And Abisai þe sonne of Zeruia slue of the Edomites in the salte valeye .xviii. thousande,
He putteth garrisons in Edom.
1 Chronicles 18:13 and put Soudiars in Edom, and all the Edomites became Dauids seruauntes. Thus the Lorde kepte Dauid in all þt he toke in hande.
1 Chronicles 18:14 And Dauid raygned ouer all Israel, & executed iudgement and ryghteousnes amonge all his people. 1 Chronicles 18:15 And Ioab þe sonne of Zaruia was ouer the hoste, and Iehosaphat the sonne of Ahilud recorder, 1 Chronicles 18:16 and Zadock the sonne of Ahitub and Abimelech þe sonne of Abiathar were þe preastes, and Sauesa was scribe, 1 Chronicles 18:17 and Banaiahu the sonne of Iehoiada was ouer the Crethites, and the Phelethites, & the eldest sonnes of Dauid were nexte vnto the kynge.