2 Samuel 23:3

NET ©

The God of Israel spoke, the protector of Israel spoke to me. The one who rules fairly among men, the one who rules in the fear of God,

NIV ©

The God of Israel spoke, the Rock of Israel said to me: ‘When one rules over men in righteousness, when he rules in the fear of God,

NASB ©

"The God of Israel said, The Rock of Israel spoke to me, ‘He who rules over men righteously, Who rules in the fear of God,

NLT ©

The God of Israel spoke. The Rock of Israel said to me: ‘The person who rules righteously, who rules in the fear of God,

MSG ©

The God of Israel spoke to me, Israel's Rock-Mountain said, "Whoever governs fairly and well, who rules in the Fear-of-God,

BBE ©

The God of Israel said, the word of the Rock of Israel came to me: When an upright king is ruling over men, when he is ruling in the fear of God,

NRSV ©

The God of Israel has spoken, the Rock of Israel has said to me: One who rules over people justly, ruling in the fear of God,

NKJV ©

The God of Israel said, The Rock of Israel spoke to me: ‘He who rules over men must be just, Ruling in the fear of God.

KJV
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NET © [draft] ITL
The God
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of Israel
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spoke
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, the protector
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of Israel
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spoke
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to me. The one who rules
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fairly
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among men
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, the one who rules
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in the fear
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of God
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,
NET © Notes

tn Heb “rock,” used as a metaphor of divine protection.