But David said to Abishai, “Don’t kill him! Who can extend his hand against the Lord’s chosen one 1 and remain guiltless?”
The Lord rewards each man for his integrity and loyalty. 1 Even though today the Lord delivered you into my hand, I was not willing to extend my hand against the Lord’s chosen one.
But may the Lord prevent me from extending my hand against the Lord’s chosen one! Now take the spear by Saul’s head and the jug of water, and let’s get out of here!”