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1 Chronicles 21:18 NIV

David Builds an Altar

18 Then the angel of the LORD ordered Gad to tell David to go up and build an altar to the LORD on the threshing floor of Araunah the Jebusite.

References for 1 Chronicles 21:18

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  • a 21:12 - Hebrew; Septuagint and Vulgate (see also 2 Samuel 24:13) "of fleeing"
  • b 21:15 - Hebrew "Ornan," a variant of "Araunah" ; also in verses 18-28
  • c 21:17 - Probable reading of the original Hebrew text (see 2 Samuel 24:17 and note); Masoretic Text does not have "the shepherd" .
  • d 21:25 - That is, about 15 pounds or about 6.9 kilograms