24 Adoniram[1] was in charge of forced labor; Jehoshaphat son of Ahilud was recorder;

Matthew Henry's Commentary on 2 Samuel 20:24

Commentary on 2 Samuel 20:23-26

(Read 2 Samuel 20:23-26)

Here is the state of David's court, after his restoration. It is well when able men are appointed to discharge public duties; let all seek to perform those duties, as faithful servants to the Son of David.