Exodus 21:14

14But if a man willfully attacks another to kill him by cunning, a  you shall take him from my altar, that he may die.

Deuteronomy 19:11

11“But if anyone hates his neighbor and lies in wait for him and attacks him b  and strikes him fatally so that he dies, and he flees into one of these cities,

1 Samuel 18:10-11

10The next day c  a harmful spirit from God rushed upon Saul, and d  he raved within his house while David was e  playing the lyre, as he did day by day. f  Saul had his spear in his hand. 11And Saul g  hurled the spear, for he thought, “I will pin David to the wall.” But David evaded him twice.

1 Samuel 18:25

25Then Saul said, “Thus shall you say to David, ‘The king desires no h  bride-price except a hundred foreskins of the Philistines, i  that he may be avenged of the king’s enemies.’” j  Now Saul thought to make David fall by the hand of the Philistines.

1 Samuel 19:9-12

9 k  Then a harmful spirit from the  Lord came upon Saul, as he sat in his house with his spear in his hand. l  And David was playing the lyre. 10 m  And Saul sought to pin David to the wall with the spear, but he eluded Saul, so that he struck the spear into the wall. And David fled and escaped that night.

11 n  Saul sent messengers to David’s house to watch him, that he might kill him in the morning. But Michal, David’s wife, told him, “If you do not escape with your life tonight, tomorrow you will be killed.” 12 o  So Michal let David down through the window, and he fled away and escaped.

1 Samuel 20:1

Jonathan Warns David

1Then David fled from Naioth p  in Ramah and came and said before Jonathan, “What have I done? What is my guilt? And what is my sin before your father, that he seeks my life?”

1 Samuel 23:7-9

7Now it was told Saul that David had come to Keilah. And Saul said, “God has given him into my hand, for he has shut himself in by entering a town that has gates and bars.” 8And Saul summoned all the people to war, to go down to Keilah, to besiege David and his men. 9David knew that Saul was plotting harm against him. And he said to Abiathar the priest q  Bring the ephod here.”

1 Samuel 24:11

11See, my father, see the corner of your robe in my hand. For by the fact that I cut off the corner of your robe and did not kill you, you may know and see that r  there is no wrong or treason in my hands. I have not sinned against you, though s  you hunt my life to take it.
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