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Now the sons of Saul were Jonathan, Ishvi, and Malchishua; and the names of his two daughters were these: the name of the firstborn was Merab, and the name of the younger, Michal.
Then Saul said to David, Here is my elder daughter Merab; I will give her to you as a wife; only be valiant for me and fight the Lords battles. For Saul thought, I will not raise a hand against him; let the Philistines deal with him.
Now Sauls daughter Michal loved David. Saul was told, and the thing pleased him.
David rose and went, along with his men, and killed one hundred* of the Philistines; and David brought their foreskins, which were given in full number to the king, that he might become the kings son-in-law. Saul gave him his daughter Michal as a wife.
But when Saul realized that the Lord was with David, and that Sauls daughter Michal loved him,
Again there was war, and David went out to fight the Philistines. He launched a heavy attack on them, so that they fled before him.
Saul sent messengers to Davids house to keep watch over him, planning to kill him in the morning. Davids wife Michal told him, If you do not save your life tonight, tomorrow you will be killed.
So Michal let David down through the window; he fled away and escaped.
Saul said to Michal, Why have you deceived me like this, and let my enemy go, so that he has escaped? Michal answered Saul, He said to me, Let me go; why should I kill you?
Saul had given his daughter Michal, Davids wife, to Palti son of Laish, who was from Gallim.
He said, Good; I will make a covenant with you. But one thing I require of you: you shall never appear in my presence unless you bring Sauls daughter Michal when you come to see me.
Then David sent messengers to Sauls son Ishbaal,* saying, Give me my wife Michal, to whom I became engaged at the price of one hundred foreskins of the Philistines.
As the ark of the Lord came into the city of David, Michal daughter of Saul looked out of the window, and saw King David leaping and dancing before the Lord; and she despised him in her heart.
David returned to bless his household. But Michal the daughter of Saul came out to meet David, and said, How the king of Israel honoured himself today, uncovering himself today before the eyes of his servants maids, as any vulgar fellow might shamelessly uncover himself!
David said to Michal, It was before the Lord, who chose me in place of your father and all his household, to appoint me as prince over Israel, the people of the Lord, that I have danced before the Lord.
And Michal the daughter of Saul had no child to the day of her death.
The king took the two sons of Rizpah daughter of Aiah, whom she bore to Saul, Armoni and Mephibosheth;* and the five sons of Merab* daughter of Saul, whom she bore to Adriel son of Barzillai the Meholathite;
As the ark of the covenant of the Lord came to the city of David, Michal daughter of Saul looked out of the window, and saw King David leaping and dancing; and she despised him in her heart.
The New Revised Standard Version (Anglicized Edition), copyright 1989, 1995 by the Division of Christian Education of the National Council of the Churches of Christ in the United States of America. Used by permission. All rights reserved.
10 February 2011