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1 Chronicles 22:2 NIV

Preparations for the Temple

2 So David gave orders to assemble the foreigners residing in Israel, and from among them he appointed stonecutters to prepare dressed stone for building the house of God.

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Study tools for 1 Chronicles 22:2

  • a 22:9 - "Solomon" sounds like and may be derived from the Hebrew for "peace."
  • b 22:14 - That is, about 3,750 tons or about 3,400 metric tons
  • c 22:14 - That is, about 37,500 tons or about 34,000 metric tons