2Sam 15:12

(NIV)
While Absalom was offering sacrifices, he also sent for Ahithophel the Gilonite, David’s counsellor, to come from Giloh, his home town. And so the conspiracy gained strength, and Absalom’s following kept on increasing.

(ESV)
And while Absalom was offering the sacrifices, he sent for Ahithophel the Gilonite, David’s counselor, from his city Giloh. And the conspiracy grew strong, and the people with Absalom kept increasing.

2Sam 15:31

(NIV)
Now David had been told, ‘Ahithophel is among the conspirators with Absalom.’ So David prayed, ‘ Lord, turn Ahithophel’s counsel into foolishness.’

(ESV)
And it was told David, “Ahithophel is among the conspirators with Absalom.” And David said, “O  Lord, please turn the counsel of Ahithophel into foolishness.”

2Sam 15:34

(NIV)
But if you return to the city and say to Absalom, “Your Majesty, I will be your servant; I was your father’s servant in the past, but now I will be your servant,” then you can help me by frustrating Ahithophel’s advice.
(ESV)
But if you return to the city and say to Absalom, ‘I will be your servant, O king; as I have been your father’s servant in time past, so now I will be your servant,’ then you will defeat for me the counsel of Ahithophel.

2Sam 16:15

(NIV)
Meanwhile, Absalom and all the men of Israel came to Jerusalem, and Ahithophel was with him.
(ESV)
Now Absalom and all the people, the men of Israel, came to Jerusalem, and Ahithophel with him.

2Sam 16:20

(NIV)
Absalom said to Ahithophel, ‘Give us your advice. What should we do?’

(ESV)
Then Absalom said to Ahithophel, “Give your counsel. What shall we do?”

2Sam 16:21

(NIV)
Ahithophel answered, ‘Sleep with your father’s concubines whom he left to take care of the palace. Then all Israel will hear that you have made yourself obnoxious to your father, and the hands of everyone with you will be more resolute.’
(ESV)
Ahithophel said to Absalom, “Go in to your father’s concubines, whom he has left to keep the house, and all Israel will hear that you have made yourself a stench to your father, and the hands of all who are with you will be strengthened.”

2Sam 16:23

(NIV)
Now in those days the advice Ahithophel gave was like that of one who enquires of God. That was how both David and Absalom regarded all of Ahithophel’s advice.

(ESV)
Now in those days the counsel that Ahithophel gave was as if one consulted the word of God; so was all the counsel of Ahithophel esteemed, both by David and by Absalom.

2Sam 17:1

(NIV)
Ahithophel said to Absalom, ‘I would choose twelve thousand men and set out tonight in pursuit of David.
(ESV)
Moreover, Ahithophel said to Absalom, “Let me choose twelve thousand men, and I will arise and pursue David tonight.

2Sam 17:6

(NIV)
When Hushai came to him, Absalom said, ‘Ahithophel has given this advice. Should we do what he says? If not, give us your opinion.’

(ESV)
And when Hushai came to Absalom, Absalom said to him, “Thus has Ahithophel spoken; shall we do as he says? If not, you speak.”

2Sam 17:7

(NIV)
Hushai replied to Absalom, ‘The advice Ahithophel has given is not good this time.
(ESV)
Then Hushai said to Absalom, “This time the counsel that Ahithophel has given is not good.”

2Sam 17:14

(NIV)
Absalom and all the men of Israel said, ‘The advice of Hushai the Arkite is better than that of Ahithophel.’ For the  Lord had determined to frustrate the good advice of Ahithophel in order to bring disaster on Absalom.

(ESV)
And Absalom and all the men of Israel said, “The counsel of Hushai the Archite is better than the counsel of Ahithophel.” For the  Lord had ordained to defeat the good counsel of Ahithophel, so that the  Lord might bring harm upon Absalom.

2Sam 17:15

(NIV)
Hushai told Zadok and Abiathar, the priests, ‘Ahithophel has advised Absalom and the elders of Israel to do such and such, but I have advised them to do so and so.
(ESV)
Then Hushai said to Zadok and Abiathar the priests, “Thus and so did Ahithophel counsel Absalom and the elders of Israel, and thus and so have I counseled.

2Sam 17:21

(NIV)
After they had gone, the two climbed out of the well and went to inform King David. They said to him, ‘Set out and cross the river at once; Ahithophel has advised such and such against you.’
(ESV)
After they had gone, the men came up out of the well, and went and told King David. They said to DavidArise, and go quickly over the water, for thus and so has Ahithophel counseled against you.”

2Sam 17:23

(NIV)
When Ahithophel saw that his advice had not been followed, he saddled his donkey and set out for his house in his home town. He put his house in order and then hanged himself. So he died and was buried in his father’s tomb.

(ESV)
When Ahithophel saw that his counsel was not followed, he saddled his donkey and went off home to his own city. He set his house in order and hanged himself, and he died and was buried in the tomb of his father.

2Sam 23:34

(NIV)
Eliphelet son of Ahasbai the Maakathite,
Eliam son of Ahithophel the Gilonite,
(ESV)
Eliphelet the son of Ahasbai of Maacah Eliam the son of Ahithophel of Gilo,

1Chr 27:33

(NIV)
Ahithophel was the king’s counsellor.

Hushai the Arkite was the king’s confidant.
(ESV)
Ahithophel was the king’s counselor, and Hushai the Archite was the king’s friend.

1Chr 27:34

(NIV)
Ahithophel was succeeded by Jehoiada son of Benaiah and by Abiathar.

Joab was the commander of the royal army.

(ESV)
Ahithophel was succeeded by Jehoiada the son of Benaiah, and Abiathar. Joab was commander of the king’s army.

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