And Absalom sent for Ahithophel the Gilonite, one of David’s helpers, from Giloh his town, while he was making the offerings. And the design against David became strong, for more and more people were joined to Absalom.
2 Samuel 15:12
Jesus said to him, Truly, I say to you, Without a new birth no man is able to see the kingdom of God.
So Joab went to the king and said these words to him: and when the king had sent for him, Absalom came, and went down on his face on the earth before the king: and the king gave him a kiss.
2 Samuel 14:33
But Peter and the Apostles, answering, said, We have to do the orders of God, not of man.
His mother said to the servants, Whatever he says to you, do it.
And to those who were trading in doves he said, Take these things away; do not make my Father’s house a market.
What will become of me in my shame? and as for you, you will be looked down on with disgust by all Israel. Now then, go and make your request to the king, for he will not keep me from you.
2 Samuel 13:13
And now, Lord, take note of their cruel words, and give your servants power to be preachers of your word without fear,