1 Samuel 20:8

Therefore you shall deal kindly with your servant; for you have brought your servant into a covenant of the LORD with you: nevertheless, if there be in me iniquity, slay me yourself; for why should you bring me to your father?
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George Leo Haydock

AD 1849
Lord, the most durable and sacred, confirmed by the name of God. (Calmet) Kill. So Moses besought God to take away his life. A friend would put him to as little torture as possible. (Menochius) But David only means strongly to assert his own innocence. (Haydock)

Knowing this first, that no prophecy of the scripture is of any private interpretation - 2 Peter 1:20

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