I Chronicles 14:10
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10  David inquired of Hashem, “Shall I go up against the Philistines? Will You deliver them into my hands?” And Hashem answered him, “Go up, and I will deliver them into your hands.”

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י  וַיִּשְׁאַל דָּוִיד בֵּאלֹהִים לֵאמֹר הַאֶעֱלֶה עַל־פלשתיים [פְּלִשְׁתִּים] וּנְתַתָּם בְּיָדִי וַיֹּאמֶר לוֹ יְהֹוָה עֲלֵה וּנְתַתִּים בְּיָדֶךָ׃

14:10   Shall I go up against the Philistines

David understood that success is dependent upon God’s consent and aid. Therefore, although he is a superior warrior and general, he asks the Almighty if he should proceed before attacking the Philistines. By doing so, David teaches a crucial lesson about the importance of acting within the bounds of divine consent, especially in God’s chosen land.

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