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Courses of the Singers. 1 CHRONICLES, XXVII.

Officers of the Levila 12 The fifth to Nethaniah, he, his sons) B. C. 1015. minister in the noise of the LORD. and his brethren, were twelve:

13 And they cast lots, as well the small 13 The sixth to Bukkiah, he, his sons or, as well as the great, according to the house of and his brethren, were twelve

for the small their fathers, for every gate. 14 The seventh to Jesharelah, he, bis as for the 14 And the lot eastward fell to Shelem sons and his brethren, were twelve : great. miah. Then for Zechariah bis soni (a

15 The eighth to Jeshaiah, he, his sons called Me wise counsellor) they cast lots; and his and his brethren, were twelve :

shelemiah, lot came out northward. lo The ninth to Mattaniah, he, his sons

15 To Obed-edom southward, and to his and his brethren, were twelve : 8 gatherings. sons the house of 3 Asuppim, 17 The tenth to Shimei, he, his sons

16 To Shuppim and Hosah the lot came and his brethren, were twelve:

forth westward, with the gate Shalle. 18 The eleventh to Azareel, o he, his.a IK1.10.5. cheth, by the causeway of the going up sous and his brethren, were twelve: 2Ch.9,4. ward against ward. 19 The twelfth to Mashabiah, ke, his b Uzziei, 17 Eastward were six Lerites, northsons and his brethren, were twelve : Ver. 4. ward four a day, southward four a day, 20 The thirteenth to Shubael, he, his c ver.15.

and toward Asuppim ctwo and two. sons and his brethren, were twelve :

18 At Parbar westward, four at the 21 The fourteenth' to Mattithiah, he,

causeway, and two at Parbar. his sons and his brethren, were twelve :

19 These are the divisions of the porters 22 The fifteenth to Jeremoti, he, his

among the sons of Kore, and among the sons and his brethren, were twelve :

sons of Merari, 23 The sixteenth to Hananiah, he, his

20 And of the Levites, Ahijah was over sons and his brethren, were twelve :

the treasures of the house of God, and over 24 The seventeenth to Jashbekashah, he, d c.28.12. the treasures d of the 4 dedicated things Jiis sons and his brethren, were twelve : Mal, 3.10. 21 As concerning the sons of 5 Laadan:

25 The eighteenth to Hanani, he, his holy. the sons of the Gershonite Landan, chief sons and his brethren, were twelve : sor, Libni, fathers, even of Laadan the Gershoaite,

26 The nineteenth to Mallothi, he, his c.6.17. were 6 Jehieli. sons and his brethren, were twelve : 6 or, Jehiel, 22 The sons of Jehieli; Zetham, and 27 The twentieth to Eliathah, he, his c.23.8, Joel his brother, which were over the sons and his brethren, were twelve:

treasures of the house of the LORD. 28 The one and twentieth to Hothir, he,

23 of the Amramites, and the Izharites, his sons and his brethren, were twelve :

the Hebronites, and the Uzzielites : 29 The two and twentieth to Giddalti, e c.23.16. 24And Shebuele the son of Gershom, the he, his sons and his bretbren, were twelve:

son of Moses, was ruler of the treasures. 30 The three and twentieth to Mahazioth,

25 And bis brethren by Eliezer; Relia. he, his sons & his brethren, were twelve !

biah his son, and Jeshaiah his son, and 31 The four and twentieth to Romamti.

Joram his son, and Zichri his son, and ezer, he, his sons and his brethren, were c.23.18. Shelomith f his son. tivelve.

26 Whicå Shelomith and his brethrer CHAP. XXVI.

were orer all the treasures of the dedicat ONCERNING the divisions of the

ed things, which David the king, and the porters : Of the Korhites war 1 Me-7 or, Shele- chief fathers, the captains over

thousands shelemjah the son of Kore, of the sons mich, and hundreds, and the captains of the of 8 Asaph.

ver.14. host, had dedicated, 2 And the sons of Meshelemiah were sor, Ebiasapr 27 Out of the 3 spoils won in battles Zechariab the first-born, Jediaelthesecond, c.6.37.

did they dedicate to maintain the house Zebadiah the third, Jathniel the fourth,


of the LORD. 3 Elam the fifth, Jehoanan the sixth, lg Jos.6.19. 28 And all that Samuel the seer, h and Elioenai the seventh.

3 battles and Saul the son of Kish, and Abner the son 4 Moreover, the sons of i Obed-edom

spoils. of Ner, and Joab the son of Zeruiah, had were, Shemaiah the first-born, Jehozabad n 182.9.9. dedicated; and whosoever had dedicated the second, Joah the third, and Sacar the i c.15.18,21. any thing, it was under the hand of She fourth, and Nethaneel the fifth,

16,5,38, lomih, and of his brethren. 5 Ammiel the sixth, Issachar the seventh,

29 Of the Izharites, Chenaniah and his Peulthai the eighth; forGod blessed 2 him tj. e. Obed- sons were for the outward business over 6 Also unto Shemaiah his son were sons edom, as Israel, for officers k and judges, born, that ruled throughout the house of c. 13.14. 30 And of the Hebrouites, Hashabiah their father : for they were mighty men Ps. 128. and his brethren, men l of valour, a thou m of valour.

h c.23.4.

sand and seven hundred, were officers 7 The sons of Shemaiah ; Othni,and Re. I ver.6.

among them of Israel on this side Jordan, phael, and Obed, Elzabad, whose brethren % over the westward, in all the business of the LORD, were strong men; Elihu, and Semachiah. charge. and in the service of the king.

8 All these of the sons of Obed-edom; m Ne.11.14. 31 Among the Hebronites was n Jerijab they, and their sons, and their brethren, in c.23.19. able'o men for strength for the service, Mat.25.15. cording to the generations of his father,

the chief, even among the Hebronites, acwere threescore and two of Obed-edom. 1C0.12.4-11. In the forlieth year of the reign of David 9 And Meshelemiah had sons and bre- 2Co.3.6.

they were sought for, and there were thren, strong men, eighteen.

I Pe.4.11. found among them mighty men of valour O Also Hosab, p of the children of Me-pc.16.38. at Jazer 2 of Gilead. rari, lad sons ; Simri the chief, (for Jos.21.39. 32 And his brethren, men of valour,

tope though he was not the first-born, yet his

two thousand and seven hundred chief fa father made him the chief ;)

thers, whom king David made rulersorer 11 Hilkiah the second, Tebaliah the

the Reubenites, the Gadites,

and the half third, Zechariah the fourth : all the sons!

tribe of Manasseb, for every matter per and brethren of Hosah were thirteen.

13 thing,

taining to God.and 3 affairs of the king 12 Among these were the divisions of r2Cb.19....

CHAP. XXVII. the porters, even among the chief men,

TOW the children of Israel after theit having wards one against another, tól

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The military Force

David's Oration. 1 CHRONICLES, XXVIIL captains of thousands and handreds, and B. C. 1015. These were the princes of the tribes a their officers that served the king in any

Israel. matter of the courses, which came in and

23 But David took not the number of all the months of the year, of every course o Ge.15.5. sent out month a by month, throughout a 1K1.4.7,27. them from twenty years old and under:

because the LORD had said b he would were twenty and four thousand.

increase Israel like to the stars of the 2 Over the first course, for the first

heavens. month, was Jashobeam c the son of Zab. c c.11.11.

24 Joab the son of Zeruiah bega> to diel: and in his course were twenty and

number, but he finished not, because there four thousand.

d 28a.24.15. fell wrath d for it against Israel ; neither 3 of the children of Perez was the chief c.21.7.

was 1 the number put in the account of of all the captains of the host for the first 1 ascended.

the chronicles of king David. month. 4And over the course of the second month

25 And over the king's treasures was

Azmaveth the son of Adiel: and over the was Diodai an Ahohite

, and of his course 2 or, Dodo, storehouses in the fields, in the cities, and was Mikloth also the ruler : in his course 25a.23.9. likewise were twenty and four thousand.

in the villages, and in the castles, was Je

honathan the son of Uzziah : 6 The third captain of the host, for the

26 And over them that did the work of third month, was Benaiah the son of Je

the field,

for the tillage of the ground, was hoiada, a 3 chief

priest: and

in his course 3 or, princi- Ezri the son of Chelub: were twenty and four thousand. This is that Benaiah e who was mighty IKI.4.5.

pal officer, 27 And over the vineyards was Shimei

the Ramathite: over 4 the increase of the among the thirty, and above the thirty? that which vineyards for

the wine-cellars was Zabdi and in his course was Ammizabad his 90n.

was of the the Shiphmite;

28And over the olive-trees, and the syca. The fourth captain, for the fourth c25a.23.20,22. more-trees F that were in the low plains, month, was Asahel g the brother of Joab, and Zebadiah his son after him: and in his f iķi.20.27.

c.11.22-24. was Baal-hanan the Gederite: and over

the cellars of oil was Joash: course were twenty and four thousand.

g 25a.2.18-23. 29 And over the herds that fed in Sharon 8 The fifth captain, for the fifth month, 23.24. was Shitrai the Sharopite : and over the was Shamhuth the Ízrahite : and in his

c.11.26. herds that were in the valleyswasShaphat course were twenty and four thousand. The sixth captain, for the sixth month,

the son of Adlai ;

30 Over the camels also was Obil the vas Ira h the son of Ikkesh the Tekoite: h.c.11.28.

Ishmaelite: and over the asses was Jehand in his course were twenty and four

deiah the Meronothite :

31 And over the flocks was Jaziz the 10 The seventh captain, for the seventh month, was Helezt the Pelonite, of the i c.11.27.

Hagerite. All these were the rulers of were twenty . 11 The eighth captain, for the eighth monite.

6 or, Hach- a counsellor, a wise man, and a scribe :

and Jehiel the 6 son of Hachimoni www month, was Sibbecai k the Hushathite, 1 25a.21.18. of the Zarhites; and in his course weré c.11.29,

with the king's sons.

33 And Aħithophel I was the king's

counsellor; and Hushai m the Archite m2. The ninth captain, for the ninth m 2sa.15.37. was the king's companion : month, was Abiezer n the Anetothite, of the Benjamites: and in his course were n c.11.28.

16.16. 34 And after Ahitophel was Jehoiada

the son of Benaiah, and Abiathar: o and 13 The tenth captain, for the tenth pc.11.6.

o 1Ki.1.7. the general of the king's army was Joab.p


ND of the Zarhites: and in his course werel'c.11.30.

of Israel, the princes r of the tribes, 14 The eleventh captain for the eleventh 8 c.27.1,2.

T c.27.16. and the captains of the companies s that

ministered to the king by course, and the the children of Ephraim: and in his course u c.27.25

captains over the thousands, and captains

over the hundreds, & the stewards u over 15 The twelfth cajtain, for the twelfth 8 or, and his king, 8 and of his sons, with the 9 officers,

7 or, cattlc. all the substance and possession of the of Othniel: and in his course were twenty 9 or eunuchs. the valiant men, unto Jerusalem.

and with the v mighty men, and with all

or, Heled, 2 Then David 'the king stood up upon e il the ruler of the Reubeniles was c:11:10;&c. and my people : As for me, I had w in Eliezer the son of Zichri: cf the Simeon. w 2Sa.7.2.

mine heart to build an house of rest for the .17 of the Levites, Hashabiah ~ the son . c.26.30.

Ps.132.2-7. ark of the covenant of the Lord, and for

the fcotstool y of our God, and had made

y Ps.99.5. ready for the building. Ten of David: of Issachar, Omri the son z 1Sa. 16.6.

La.2.1. 3 But God said unto me, Thou shalt not

build an bouse for my name; a because 119.99 Zebulon, Ishmaiah the son of a IK1.5.3.

Eliab. thou hast been a man of war, and hast Obadiah: of Naphtali, Jerimoth the son 2 hoods.

shed 2 blood.

4 Howbeit the LORD God of Israel chose 20 of the children of Ephraim, Hoshea c Ge.49.8, 10. be king over Israel for ever: for he hath

1Sa. 16.7-13. meb before all the house of my father to c.5.2.

chosen Judah c to be the ruler; and of the Ps.60.7. house of Judah, the house d of my father; 78.68.

and among the sons of my father he liked He.7.14.

me, to make me king over all Israel: 22 Ot Dan, Azareel the son of c.3.1,&c.

d 1Sa. 16.1 5 And of all my sons (for e the LORD hath given me many sons) he hath

bebe em Ephraim : and in his course s or,Secretary. 32 Also Jonathan, David's uncle, was

twenty and four thousand.

twenty and four thousand.

twenty and four thousand.

were twenty and four thousand.
mouth, was 1 Heldai the Netophathite, sons.

and four thousand.
16 Furthermore over the tribes of Is-


ites, Shephatiah the

son of Maachah : of Kemuel : of the Aaronites,

Zadek: 18 Of Judah, Elihu, z one of the breth

of Michael.

of Azriel :

the son of Azaziah: of the half tribe of Manasseh, Joel the son of Pedaiah : 21 of the half tribe of Manasseh in Gilead, lado the son of Zechariah : of Benjarin, Jaasiel the son of Abner

Lavid's Charge to Solomon. 1 CHRONICLES, XXIX.

Presents for the Temple. chosen Solomon a my son to sit upon the B. C, 1015. thou hast finished all the work for the throne of the kingdom of the LORD over

service of the house of the LORD. israel.

a c.22.9, 10. 21 And, behold, the courses b of the 6 And he said c unto me, Solomon thy b c.24.26. priests and the Levites, even they shall Le son, he shall build my house and my c2Sa.7.13,14. with thee for all the service of ibe house courts : for I have chosen him to be my dEx.35.25,26. of God: and there shall le with thee, for son, and I will be his Father.

36.1,2. all manner of workmanship, every will 7 Moreover, I will establish his king) Ro.13.1. ing skilful d may, for any manner of ser done for ever, if e he be 1 constant to do e c.22.13. vice; also the princes and all the people my commandments and my judgments 1 strong. will be wholly fat thy commandment as at this day.


CHAP. XXIX. & Now therefore, in the sight g of all is 18 De.4.6. tael, the congregation of the LORD, and in Mat.5.14-16. Tunto all the congregation, Solomon

FRTHERMORE, David the king said the audience of our God, i keep & I seek h IK1.3.7. my son, whom alone God hath chosen; for all the commandments of the LORD c.22.5.

25 yet young hand tender, and the work your God, that m ye may possess this good Pr.4.3. is great: for the palace is not for many Sand, and leave n it for an inheritance for i De.29.10,15. but for the LORD God. your children after you for ever. k Ps.119.4,10. 2Now I have prepared with all mymight 9 And thou, Solomon my son, o know 1 Is.34.16. for the house of my God, thegold for things thou the God of thy father, & serve phim Ac.17.11. to be made of gold, St the silver for things with a perfect heart, 9 &'with a willing m De.6.1-3. of silver, and the brass for things of brass mind: for the LORD searcheths all hearts, in Ezr.9.12. the iron for things of iron, and wood for and understandeth t all the imaginations. Pr. 13.22. things of wood: onyx-stones, r and stones of the thoughts: if u thou seek him, hejo Je.9.24. to be set, glistering stones, and of divers will be found of thee, but if thou forsake Jpo.17.3. colours, & all manner of precious stones, him, he will cast thee off for ever. pJob36.11,12. and marble stones in abundance. 10 Take heed now; for v the LORD hath 2Ki.20.3. 3 Moreover, because I have set my

af. chosen thee to build an house for the Ps.101.2 fection to the house of my God, I have sanctuary : be strong, and do it. Jno.4.24. of mine owo proper good, of gold and sil

. 11 Then David gave to Solomon his son Ro.1.9. ver, which I have given to the house of the pattern of the porch, and of the houses He.12.28. my God, over and above all that I hare thereof, and of the treasuries thereof, and r Ex.28.17. prepared for the holy house, of the upper chambers thereof, and of

39.6,&c. 4 Even three thousand talents of gold, the inner parlours thereof, and of the Is.54,11,12. of the gold of Ophir, w and seven thou. place of the mercy-seat,

Re.21.18. sard talents of refined silver, to overlay 12 And the pattern of all that 2 he had s Sa. 16.7. the walls of the house withal: by the Spirit y of the courts of the house Ps.7.9. 5 The gold for things of gold, and the sil. of the LORD, and of all the chambers Je.17.10. ver for things of silver, and for all man round about, of the treasuries of the house Re.2.23 ner of work to be made by the hands of ar of God, and of the treasuries z of the de. 1 Ps. 139.2. tificers. And who then is willing to conso dicated things :

u 2Ch.15.2. crate 3 his service this day unto the LORD 13 Also for the courses of the priests and u ver. 6. 6 Then a the chief of the fallers, and the Levites, and for all the work of the w IK1.9.28. princes of the tribes of Israel, and the service of the house of the LORD, and for Job 28.16.

captains of thousands and of 'hundreds all the vessels b of service in the house of x Ex.31.2. with the rulers of the king's work, offerthe LORD.

2 was with ed willingly, c 14 He gave of gold by weight for things him.

7 And gave, for the service of the house of gold, for all instruments of all manner y Ex.25.40. of God, of gold, fire thousand talents and of service; silver also for all instruments He.3.5. ten thousand drams; and of silver, ten of silver by weight, for all instruments of c.26.20 thousand talents; and of brass, eighteen every kind of service:

|3fill his hand. thousands talents; aud one hundred thou15Even the weight for the d candlesticks a c.27.25,&c. sand talents of iron. of gold,

and for their lamps of gold, by 0 I Ki.7. 8 And they with whom precious stones weight for every candlestick, and for the c 2C0.9.7.

were found gave them to the treasure of lamps thereot'; and for the candlesticks d Zec.4.2. the house of ihe LORD, by the hand of of silver by weight, both for the candle- Re. 1.13,20. Jehiel e the Gershonite. stick, and also for the lamps thereof, ac- e c.26.21. cording to the use of every candlestick.

9 Then the people rejoiced, for that

f Pr.23.15. they offered willingly, because with per 16 And by weight he gave gold for the g 1Sa.2.13,14. fect heart they offered willingly to the tables

of shew-bread, for every table; and 12Ch20.26-28 |Lord: and David the king also f rejoiced likewise silver for the tables of silver: i Ps. 89.52. with great joy.

17 Also pure gold for the & flesh-hooks, 1Ti.1.17. 10 Wherefore David blessed h the Lond and the bowls,

and the cups; and for the Re.5.12,13, before all the congregation : and David golden basons he gave gold by weight for k Ge.33.20.

said, Blessed i be thou, LORD God of Isra every bason ; & likewise silver by weight 2 Mat.6.13. el k'our Father, for ever and ever. for every bason of silver :

mEx25.18-22 18 And for the altar of incense refined 1Sa.4.4. IK. the power, and the glory, and the victory

11 Thine, 10 LORD, is the greatness, and gold by weight ; and gold for the pattern 6.23. He.9.5. and the majesty: for all that is in the of the chariot of the cherubims, m that n ver.11,12. heaven and in the earth is thine; thine spread out their wings, and covered the o De.8.18. is the kingdom, O LORD, and thou art ex ark of the covenant of the LORD.

Pr.9.18. alted as head above all. 19 All this, said David, the LORD n made Ec.5.19. 12 Both o riches & honour come of thea me understand in writing by his hand up. Ro.11.36, and thou reignest over all; and in thing on me, even all the works of this pattern. p De.31.7,8. hand is power and might, and in thipa 20 And David said to Solomon his son, Jos.1.6-9. Be p strong, and of good courage, and do c.22.13.

band it is q to make great, and to give

strength unto all. it: fear not, nor be dismayed; for the Lond 9 Ps.75.6,7. 13 Now therefore, our God, we thank God, even my God, will be with thee: 8 he Is.40.29.

thee, and praise thy glorious name. will'not fail thee, nor forsake thet, untill He.13.5. 14 But who am I, & what is my people,

Davrd's Praya to God

Solomon magniftert. that we should be adıc to offer so will., B. C. 1015. (thousand rams, and a thousand lanıb, ingly after this sort? for all things come

with their drink-offerings, and sacrifices of tbee, and a of thine 2 own have we retain, or, in abundance for all Israel: given thee.

obtain 22 And did eat and drink before the 15 For t we are strangers before thee, strength. LORD on that day with great gladness : and sojourners, as were all our fathers a Ro.11.36. and they made Solomon, the son of David, our days on the earth are as a shadow, l. Ja.1.17. king the second time, and d anointed him and there is none 3 abiding.

2 hand. unto the LORD to be the chief governor, 16 0 LORD our God, all this store that b Ps.39.12. and Zadok to be priest. we have prepared, to build thee an house He 11.13. 23 Then Solomon sat on the throne of for thine holy name,cometh of thine hand, 1Pe.2.11. the LORD as king instead of David his and is all thine own. e

c Job 14.2. father, and prospered ; and, all Israel 17 I know also, my God, that thou f tri- Ps.90.9. obeyed him. est the heart, and last pleasure g in up. 102.11. 144.4 24 And all the princes, and the mighty rightness. As for me, in the uprightness Is.40.6-8. men, and all the sons likewise of king of mine heart I have willingly offered Ja.4.14. David, 4 submitted themselves unto Solo all these things: and now have I seen diKi.1.34,&c. mon the king. with joy thy people, which are s present 3expectation. 25 And the LORD magnified Solomon here, to offer willingly unto thee.

Je Ps.24.1. exceedingly in the sight of all Israel, and 18 0 LORD God of Abraham, Isaac, and c.28.9. bestowed h upon him such royal niajesty, of Israel, our fathers, keep this for ever. Pr.11.20. as had not been on any king before him in the imagination of the thoughts of the

in Israel. heart of thy people, and 6 prepare i their hand under,26 Thus David the son of Jesse reigned heart uplo thee:

Ge.24.2. over all Israel. 19 And give upto Solomon my son a per

47.29. 27 And k the time that he reigned over fect heart, to keep thy commandments, 2Ch.30.8. Israel was forty years; seven years reignthy testimonies, and thy statutes, and to Eze. 17.18. ed he in Hebron, and thirty and three do all these things, and to build the pa- bor, found. years reigned he in Jerusalem. lace for the which I have made pro- Ec.2.9. 28 And he died m in a good old age, full, vision.

5 or, stablish,In of days, riches, and honour: and Solo. 20 And Divid said to all the congre

Ps. 10.17. mon his son reigned in his stead. gation, Vow bless o the LORD your God. i Pr.16.1. 29 Now the acts of David the king, first And all the congregation blessed the k Ki.2.11. and last, behold, they are written in the LORD God of their fathers, and bowed 1 c.22.14. book of Samuel the seer,and in the book poten their heads, and worshipped them Ge.25.8. of Nathan the prophet, and in the book

n Job 5.26.

of Gad the seer, 21 And they sacrificed sacrifices unto o Ps.145,&c. 30 With all his reign and his migh, the LORD, and offered burnt-offerings 1 words, or, and the times p. that went over him, an unto the LORD, on the morrow after history, over Israel, and over all the kingdoms of that day, even a thousand bullocks, a pDa.4.23,25. the countries.

gave the

LORD and the king.

The Second Book of the CHRONICLES.

nified d him exceedingly


in the wilderness.


B. C. 1015.

hast shewed great mercy unto David my AND a Solomon the son of David W.128

father, and hast made mne to reign in hó Astrengthened in his kingdom, and the a lKi.2.46. stead. B LORD C his God was with him, and mag. b iCh.28.5.

9 Now, O LORD God, let thy promiso

c Ge.39.2. unto David my father be established; for 2 Then Solomon spake un!o all Israel, d iCh.29.25. thou hast made me king over a people to the captains e of thousands and of hun e 1Ch.27.1. like 1 the dust of the earth in multitude. dreds, and to the judges, and to every much as 10 Give me now wisdom f and knowgovernor in all Israel, the chief of the

the dust of ledge, that I may go g out and come in

the earth. before this people for who can judge 3 So Solomon, and all the congregation f Pr.4.7. this thy people that is so great ? with him, went h to the high place that & Nu.27.17. 11 And God said to Solomon, Because tas at Gibeon ; for there i was the taber-De.31.2. this was in thine heart, k and thou hast macle of the cougregation of God, which h IKi.3.4,&c. not asked riches, wealth, or honour, nor Misces, lhe servant of the LORD, vad made i 1Ch.16.39. the life of thine enemies, neither yet hast

k Pr.23.7. asked long life ; but hast asked wisdom 4 But !the ark of God had David brought He.4.12. and knowledge for thyself, that thou up from Kirjath-jeariin to the place which 11 Ch.15.1,&c. mayest judge my people, whom I David had prepared for it: for he had ni c.9.22. have made thee king : pitched a tent for it at Jerusalem.

12 Wisdom and knowledge is m grantec. 6 Moreover, the brazen altar n that Beza Ja.1.5. upto thee; and o I will give thee riches, leel the son of Uri, the son of Hur, had n Ex.38.1,2. and wealth, and honour,

such as none of made," he put before the tabernacle of 2 or, was p the kings have had that have been bethe LORD ; and Solomon and the congre

fore thee, neither shall there any after gation sought uoto it.

o Mat.6.33. thee have the like. & And Solomon went up thither to the p 1Ch.29.25. 13 Then Solomon came from his journey braten altar before the LORD, which was

to the high place that was at Gibeon to at the tabernacle of the congregation,

Jerusalem, from before the tabernacle of and offered, a thousand burnt-offerings

the congregation, and reigned over Israel. upon it

q1Ki.10.16, 14 And Solomon gathered chariots q and 7 In that night did God appear unlo Solo


horsemen: and he had a thousand and four mon, and said unto him, Ask what Ishall

hundred chariots, and twelve thousand give thee.

horsemen, which he placed in the chariot8 And Solomun said unto God, Thoul

Icities, and with the king at Jerusalem.




to all thy

Solomon's Treaty with Huram, 2 CHRONICLES, III.

The Temple built. 15 And a the king made silver and gold B. C. 1015. skilful to work in gold, and in silver, to at Jerusalem as planteous as stones, and

brass, in iron, in stone, and in timber, it sedar-trees made he as the sycamore-trees alk.10.27,&c purple, in blue, and in fine lineu, and in that are in the vale for abundance.

Job 22.24. crimson ; also to grave any manner of 16 And 2 Solouson had horses brought out I gave. graving, and to find out every device of Egypt, and linen yarn; the king's mer. 2 the going which shall be put to him, with thy cun chants received the lineu yamn at a price. forth of Jning men, and with the cunning men of

17 And they fetched up, & brought forth the horses my lord David thy father. out of Egypt, a chariot for six hundred

which was 16 Now therefore the wheat, and the shekels of silver, and an horse for an han Solomon's. barley, the oil, and the wine, which my dred and fifty and so brought they out a hand. ford hath spoken of, let him send unto horses for all the kings of the Hittites, and according his servants : for the kings of Syria, by their a means.

16And we will cut wood out of Lebanon CHAP. II.


as 4 much as thou shalt ceed; and we will A Jasonora

bring it to thee in fioats by sea to Soppa, house for the name of the LORD, aud Jos. 19.46, and thou shalt carry it up to Jerusalem. an bouse for his kingdom.

Ac.9.36. 17 And 0 Solomon numbered 2)} & the 2 And Solomon told out threescore and d iki.9.20,21. strangers that were in the land of Israel, ten thousand men to bear burdens, and c.8.7,8. after she numbering c wherewith David fourscore thousand to hew in the moun- 6 the men, the his father had numbered them; and they tain, and three thousand and six hundred strangers. were found an hundred and fifty thou. to oversee them.

ciCh.22.2. sand and three tbousand and six hundred. 3 And d Solomon sent to 1 Huram thed IK1.5.2, &c. 18 And he set threescore and

thou. king of Tyre, saying, As thou didst deal? or, Hiram, sand of them to be bearers of burdens and with David é my father, and didst send 1K1.5.1. fourscore thousand to be bewers in the hin cedars to build him an house to dwell e ICh.14.1. mountain, & three thousand and six hun therein, even so deal with me.

f Iki.6.1,&c. dred overseers to set the people a work, 4 Behold, I build an house to the name & Ex.30.1.

CHAP, Ni. of the LORD my God, to dedicate it to him, 8 incense of TWEN f Solomon began to build the nd to burn g before him & sweet incense,


houseofthe LorbatJerusalem in mount ind for the continual shew-bread,h & for h Év.25.30. Moriah, where 9 the LORD k appeared the burnt-offerings I morning and evening, Le.24.5-9, unto David his father, in the place that on the sabbathis, and on the new moons, i Ge.22.2,14. David bad prepared in the threshing-boor and on the solemn feasts of the LORD our or, which of Ornan the Jebusite. God. Thisus anordinanceforever tolsrael.

was seen

2 And he began to build in the second 5 And the house which I build 18 great: of David day of the second month, in the fourth for m great is our God above all gods. his father, year of his reign. 6 But n who 2 is able to build him an k 1Ch.21.18. 3 Now these are the things wherein Eolo house, seeing o the heaven and heaven of 2 Nu.28. mon was 3 instructed p for the building of heavens cannot contain him ? who am I forAraunah, the house of God. The length by cubits then, that I should build him an house, Sa.24.18. after the first measure was tureescore cu have only to burn sacrifice before him? m Ps.135.5. bits, and the breadth twenty cubits.

Send me now, therefore, a man cunning 1 Ti.6.15. 4 And the porch qthat was in the front of to work in gold, and in silver, and in n Is.66.1,2. the house, the length of it was according brass, and in iron, and in purple, and 2 hath retain to the breadth of the house, twenty cubits, crimson, and blue, and that can skill 4 ta ed, or, ob and the height was an hundred & twenty: grave with the cunning men that are with tained and he overlaid it within with pure gold. me in Judah and in Jerusalem, whom strength. 5 And the greater house he ceiled with

David my father did provide. o e.6.18. fir-tree, which he overlaid with fine gold, 8 Send ine also cedar-trees, fir trees, 3 founded. and set thereon palm trees and chains. and Salgum-trees, out of Lebanon ; (for p 1Ch.28.11. 6 And he s garnished the house with I know that thy servants can skill to cut | Jno.10.23. precious stones for beauty : and the timber in Lebanon) and, behold, my Ac-3.11. gold was gold of Parvaim. servants shall be with thy servants,


7 He overlaid also the house, the beams, 9 Even to prepare me timber in abuz to grave the posts, and the walls thereof, and the dance: for the house which I am about to gravings. doors thereof, with gold; and graved build shall be ? wonderful great. rich.22. 16. cherubims on the walls.

10 And, behold, I will give to thy ser- 5 or, almug- 8 And he made the most holy + house, vants, the hewers that cut timber, I wenty gim, the length whereof was according to the thousand measures of beaten wheat, and Ki. 10.11. breadth of the house, twenty cubits, and twenty thousand measures of barley, and 6 covered. the breadth thereof twenty cubits: and twenty thousand baths of wine, and twen- s 1Ch.29.2,8. overlaid it with fine gold, amounting to ty thousand baths of oil,

Is:54.11, 12, six hundred talents. 11 Then Huran, the king of Tyre answer Re.21.18-21. 9 And the weight of the nails was fifty ed in writing, which he sent to Solomon, great and shekels of gold. And he overlaid the upBecause u the LORD hathloved his people, wonderful. (per chambers with gold, he hath made thee king over them, t He.9.3-9. 10 And in the most holy pace he made

12 Huram said moreover, Blessed be the u 1Ki, 10.9. two cherubims 8 of image-work, and LORD God of Israel, that made heaven Ps.72.17. overlaid them with gold. o and earth, who hath given to David 8 or, (as some 11 And the wings of the cherubims were the king a wise son, 1 endued with pru. think) of

twenty cubits long : one wing of the one dence and understanding, that might build moveable cherub was five cubits, reaching to the an house for the LORD, and an house for roork. wall of the house, and the other wing his kingdom.

v Ps.33.6. was likeroise five cubits, reaching to the 13 And now I have sent a cunning man, Je. 10.1Q, 11. wing of the other cherub. endued with understanding, of Huram my Ac.14.16.

12And one wing of the other cherub spas

Re. 10.6. father's,

five cubits, reaching to the wall of the Dan, and his father was a man of Tyre, wiki.7.13,14 also, joiding tothewingof the othercherub


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