Then Doeg the Edomite, who was standing by the servants of Saul, said, “ I saw the son of Jesse coming to Nob, to Ahimelech the son of Ahitub.
For the choir director. A Maskil of David, when Doeg the Edomite came and told Saul and said to him, “David has come to the house of Ahimelech.” Why do you boast in evil, O mighty man? The lovingkindness of God endures all day long.
and Ahijah, the son of Ahitub, Ichabod’s brother, the son of Phinehas, the son of Eli, the priest of the Lord at Shiloh, was wearing an ephod. And the people did not know that Jonathan had gone.
Then David came to Nob to Ahimelech the priest; and Ahimelech came trembling to meet David and said to him, “Why are you alone and no one with you?”
A false witness will not go unpunished, And he who tells lies will not escape.
If a ruler pays attention to falsehood, All his ministers become wicked.
Slanderous men have been in you for the purpose of shedding blood, and in you they have eaten at the mountain shrines. In your midst they have committed acts of lewdness.
Now the chief priests and the whole Council kept trying to obtain false testimony against Jesus, so that they might put Him to death.