2nd Samuel 17:1-4
The advice of Ahithophel pleased Absalom and the elders of Israel.
2nd Samuel 17:5-6
Absalom asked for Hushai’s advice also.
2nd Samuel 17:7-14
The advice of Hushai turned out even better than Ahithophel’s advice, because God planned to punish Ahithophel and Absalom.
2nd Samuel 17:15-22
Hushai reported secretly to David, so David and his people passed over Jordan river.
2nd Samuel 17:23
2nd Samuel 17:24-26
Absalom and the Israelites prepared for the battle against David.
2nd Samuel 17:27-29
David and his people received help and support at Mahanaim.