and let one of the young men come over and fetch it. "The Apostle makes a great distinction, and rightly, between the sorrow of the world and the sorrow of a godly repentance which needeth not to be repented of. 26. All as though disarmed and chained, yet nothing is done to them; they are only asleep. 5 And David arose, and came to the place where Saul had pitched: and David beheld the place where Saul lay, and Abner the son of Ner, the captain of his host: and Saul lay in the trench, and the people pitched round about him. 25 Then Saul said to David, Blessed be thou, my son David: thou shalt both do great things, and also shalt still prevail. 26 And David spake to the men that stood by him, saying, What shall be done to the man that killeth this Philistine, and taketh away the reproach from Israel? 19 Now therefore, I pray thee, let my lord the king hear the words of his servant. 15 And David said to Abner, Art not thou a valiant man? David and Saul parted to meet no more. 16 This thing is not good that thou hast done. We are to reckon that which exposes us to sin the greatest injury that can be done us. 27 For this child I prayed; and the Lord hath given me my petition which I asked of him: 28 Therefore also I have lent him to the Lord; as long as he liveth he shall be lent to the Lord.And he worshipped the Lord there. 8 Then said Abishai to David, God hath delivered thine enemy into thine hand this day: now therefore let me smite him, I pray thee, with the spear even to the earth at once, and I will not smite him the second time. 9 And David said to Abishai, Destroy him not: for who can stretch forth his hand against the Lord's anointed, and be guiltless? 1 Samuel 26:22-25 KJV And David answered and said, Behold the king's spear! This time he found himself in the wilderness of Ziph with Saul in pursuit. 6 Then answered David and said to Ahimelech the Hittite, and to Abishai the son of Zeruiah, brother to Joab, saying, Who will go down with me to Saul to the camp? His words in 1 Samuel 26:25 express this also: You shall both do great things and also still prevail. And David said, It is my voice, my lord, O king. How easily can God weaken the strongest, befool the wisest, and baffle the most watchful! Darby Bible Translation And the boy Samuel grew on, and was in favour both with Jehovah and also with men. 1 Samuel 26 - And the Ziphites came unto Saul to Gibeah, saying, Doth not David hide himself in the hill of Hachilah, [which is] before Jeshimon? 1 And the Ziphites came unto Saul to Gibeah, saying, Doth not David hide himself in the hill of Hachilah, which is before Jeshimon?. 20 Now therefore, let not my blood fall to the earth before the face of the Lord: for the king of Israel is come out to seek a flea, as when one doth hunt a partridge in the mountains. How helpless were Saul and all his men! The temptation was very strong; but if he yielded, he would sin against God, therefore he resisted the temptation, and trusted God with the event.13-20 David reasoned seriously and affectionately with Saul. 1 Samuel 25:26 Now therefore, my lord, as the LORD liveth, and as thy soul liveth, seeing the LORD hath withholden thee from coming to shed blood, and from avenging thyself with thine own hand, now let thine enemies, and they that seek evil to my lord, be as Nabal. (1-12) David exhorts Saul. # trench: or, midst of his carriages 2 Then Saul arose, and went down to the wilderness of Ziph, having three thousand chosen men of Israel with him, to seek David in the wilderness of Ziph.. 3 And Saul pitched in the hill of Hachilah, which is before Jeshimon, by the way. No reconciliation among men is firm, which is not founded in an cemented by peace with God through Jesus Christ. 2 Then Saul arose, and went down to the wilderness of Ziph, having three thousand chosen men of Israel with him, to seek David in the wilderness of Ziph. David and Saul parted to meet no more. for what have I done?