1 Chronicles 18
David subdueth the Philistines and the Moabites.
1 Chronicles 18:1 And after that Dauid bet þe Philistines and subdewed them, and toke Geth & the townes that longed therto, out of the handes of the Philistines. 1 Chronicles 18:2 And he be the Moabites, and the Moabites became Dauids seruauntes, and payde hym trybute.
He smiteth Hadarezer and the Syrians.
1 Chronicles 18:3 And Dauid bet Hadadezer kynge of Zobah vnto Hemath, as he went to brynge hys dominion vnto þe ryuer Euphrates. 1 Chronicles 18:4 And Dauid toke from him a thousande charettes and seuen thousande horsemen and twenty thousand fote men, and brake al the charettes, saue that he reserued of them an hundred. 1 Chronicles 18:5 Then came the Sirians of Damasco to helpe Hadadezer kinge of Zobah. And Dauid slue of the Sirians .xxij. thousande, 1 Chronicles 18:6 and put garysons in Siria Damasco. And the Sirians became Dauids seruauntes and brought him tribute. For the Lorde holpe Dauid in all that he went to. 1 Chronicles 18:7 And Dauid toke the shyldes of goulde þt were on the seruauntes of Hadadezer, and brought them to Ierusalem. 1 Chronicles 18:8 And from Tebahath & Chun, cytyes of Hadadezer, brought Dauid exceadynge muche brasse. Wherwith Salomon made the brasen sea, and the pyllers and the vesselles of brasse.
Tou sendeth Hadoram with presents to bless David.
1 Chronicles 18:9 And when thou kynge of Hemath, heard how Dauid had beaten all the hoste of Hadadezer kynge of Zobach, 1 Chronicles 18:10 he sent Haduram his sonne to kynge Dauid, to salute him and to blesse him, because he had fought with Hadadezer & beaten him (for thou had warre wyth Hadadezer) and sent all maner and Iewelles of goulde, syluer & brasse with him.
The presents and spoil David dedicated to God.
1 Chronicles 18:11 And king Dauid dedicated them also vnto the Lord wt the syluer & goulde that he brought from all nacyons, from the Edomites, from the Moabites, from þe children of Ammon, from the Philistines, & from the Amalechites. 1 Chronicles 18:12 And Abisai þe sonne of Zaruiah slue of the Edomites in the salte valeye .xviij. thousande,
He putteth garrisons in Edom.
1 Chronicles 18:13 and put Soudiars in Edom, & all Edom became Dauids seruauntes, for the Lorde kepte Dauid in all that he toke in hande.
1 Chronicles 18:14 And Dauid raigned ouer all Israel, and dyd right and equyte vnto al his people. 1 Chronicles 18:15 And Ioab the sonne of Zaruiah was ouer the hoste, and Iehosaphat the sonne of Ahilud recorder, 1 Chronicles 18:16 and Zadock the sonne of Ahitob & Abimeleh þe sonne of Abiathar were the priestes, & Susa was scribe, 1 Chronicles 18:17 & Banaiah the sonne of Iehoiada was ouer the Cerethites, and the Phelethites, and the eldest sonnes of Dauid waited at the kinges hand.