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16 Bible Verses about Bowing Before David

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1 Samuel 25:23

When Abigail saw David, she quickly got down from the donkey and fell on her face before David, prostrating herself on the ground.

1 Samuel 25:24

She fell at his feet and pleaded, "Your majesty, let the guilt be on me alone, and please let your servant speak to you. Listen to the words of your servant.

2 Samuel 1:2

The next day, a man escaped from Saul's camp! With torn clothes and dirty hair, he approached David, fell to the ground, and bowed down to him.

2 Samuel 9:6

When Mephibosheth, Jonathan's son and a grandson of Saul, approached David, he threw himself on his face out of respect. "Mephibosheth!" David said as he greeted him. "Hello! I am your servant," he replied.

2 Samuel 9:8

Mephibosheth bowed low again and asked, "Who am I, your servant, that you would pay attention to a dead dog like me?"

2 Samuel 14:4

When the woman from Tekoa spoke to the king, she fell on her face to the ground, prostrating herself to address him, "Help, your majesty!"

2 Samuel 14:22

At this, Joab fell on his face to the ground, prostrating himself to bless the king, and then said, "Today your servant realizes that he's found favor with you, your majesty, in that the king has acted on the request of his servant."

2 Samuel 14:33

So when Joab approached the king and told him what Absalom had said, he summoned Absalom, who then came to the king and fell to the ground on his face in front of him. Then the king kissed Absalom.

2 Samuel 16:4

So the king told Ziba, "Pay attention! Everything that belongs to Mephibosheth is now yours!" In response Ziba said, "I'm submitting to you. Let me find favor in your sight, your majesty the king!"

2 Samuel 18:28

"Everything's fine!" Ahimaaz announced to the king. He bowed low with his face to the ground before the king and said, "Praise be to the LORD your God! He has handed over the men who rebelled against your majesty the king."

2 Samuel 19:18

and forded it to assist the king at the crossing so he could do whatever he wished.

2 Samuel 24:20

When Araunah looked down, he saw the king and his staff approaching him. Araunah went out, bowed down before the king with his face on the ground,

1 Chronicles 21:21

As David approached Ornan, Ornan looked around and observed David, left the threshing floor, and fell to the ground before David with his face on the ground.

1 Kings 1:16

Bathsheba knelt and bowed down to the king, and the king asked her, "What do you wish?"

1 Kings 1:31

"King David," Bathsheba said as she bowed low in front of the king with her face to the ground, "your majesty, may you live forever."

1 Kings 1:23

They informed the king, "Nathan the prophet is here."

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