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1 Kings 14:7 NIV

7 Go, tell Jeroboam that this is what the LORD, the God of Israel, says: ‘I raised you up from among the people and appointed you ruler over my people Israel.

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  • a 14:10 - Or "Israel—every ruler or leader"
  • b 14:14 - The meaning of the Hebrew for this sentence is uncertain.
  • c 14:15 - That is, wooden symbols of the goddess Asherah; here and elsewhere in 1 Kings
  • d 14:31 - Some Hebrew manuscripts and Septuagint (see also 2 Chron. 12:16); most Hebrew manuscripts "Abijam"