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Also, David brought up his men who were with him, each with[a] his household, and they settled in the towns of Hebron.

David Anointed King over Judah at Hebron

Then the men of Judah came, and they anointed David there as king over the house of Judah, and they told David, “The men of Jabesh-Gilead buried Saul.” So David sent messengers to the men of Jabesh-Gilead and said to them, “May you be blessed by Yahweh because you did this loyal love with your lord, with Saul, and you buried him.

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  1. 2 Samuel 2:3 Literally “and”

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