2 Samuel 5:23

When David inquired of Yahweh, he said, You shall not go up: make a circuit behind them, and come on them over against the mulberry trees.

Alternate Versions of 2 Samuel 5-23

A Conservative Version: 2 Samuel 5:23
And when David inquired of Jehovah, he said, Thou shall not go up. Make a circuit behind them, and come upon them opposite the mulberry trees.

American Standard Version: 2 Samuel 5:23
And when David inquired of Jehovah, he said, Thou shalt not go up: make a circuit behind them, and come upon them over against the mulberry-trees.

Bible in Basic English: 2 Samuel 5:23
And when David went for directions to the Lord, he said, You are not to go up against them in front; but make a circle round them from the back and come on them opposite the spice-trees.

Darby English Bible: 2 Samuel 5:23
And David inquired of Jehovah; and he said, Thou shalt not go up; turn round behind them and come upon them opposite the mulberry-trees.

King James Version: 2 Samuel 5:23
And when David inquired of the LORD, he said, Thou shalt not go up; but fetch a compass behind them, and come upon them over against the mulberry trees.

King James Version (UK): 2 Samuel 5:23
And when David enquired of the LORD, he said, You shall not go up; but fetch a compass behind them, and come upon them opposite to the mulberry trees.

Webster's: 2 Samuel 5:23
And when David inquired of the LORD, he said, Thou shalt not go up: but fetch a compass behind them, and come upon them over against the mulberry-trees.

Youngs Literal Translation: 2 Samuel 5:23
and David asketh of Jehovah, and He saith, `Thou dost not go up, turn round unto their rear, and thou hast come to them over-against the mulberries,

Verses Related to 2 Samuel 5-23

Joshua 8:2
You shall do to Ai and her king as you did to Jericho and her king: only the spoil of it, and the cattle of it, shall you take for a prey to yourselves: set you an ambush for the city behind it.

Joshua 8:7
and you shall rise up from the ambush, and take possession of the city: for Yahweh your God will deliver it into your hand.

1 Samuel 30:8
David inquired of Yahweh, saying, If I pursue after this troop, shall I overtake them? He answered him, Pursue; for you shall surely overtake [them], and shall without fail recover [all].

2 Samuel 5:19
David inquired of Yahweh, saying, Shall I go up against the Philistines? will you deliver them into my hand? Yahweh said to David, Go up; for I will certainly deliver the Philistines into your hand.

1 Chronicles 14:14
David inquired again of God; and God said to him, You shall not go up after them: turn away from them, and come on them over against the mulberry trees.

Psalms 84:6
Passing through the valley of Weeping, they make it a place of springs. Yes, the autumn rain covers it with blessings.

Proverbs 3:5
Trust in Yahweh with all your heart, And don't lean on your own understanding.