23 When the Lord passes through to strike Egypt and sees the blood on the lintel and the two doorposts, He will pass over the door and not let the destroyer enter your houses to strike you.(A)

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16 Then the angel extended his hand toward Jerusalem to destroy it,(A) but the Lord relented concerning the destruction(B) and said to the angel who was destroying(C) the people, “Enough, withdraw your hand now!” The angel of the Lord was then at the threshing floor of Araunah[a] the Jebusite.(D)

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Footnotes

  1. 2 Samuel 24:16 = Ornan in 1Ch 21:15-28; 2Ch 3:1

15 Then God sent an angel to Jerusalem to destroy it, but when the angel was about to destroy the city,[a] the Lord looked, relented concerning the destruction,(A) and said to the angel who was destroying the people, “Enough, withdraw your hand now!” The angel of the Lord was then standing at the threshing floor of Ornan[b] the Jebusite.

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Footnotes

  1. 1 Chronicles 21:15 Lit but as he was destroying
  2. 1 Chronicles 21:15 = Araunah in 2Sm 24:16-24

49 He sent His burning anger against them:
fury, indignation, and calamity—
a band of deadly messengers.[a](A)

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Footnotes

  1. Psalm 78:49 Or angels