1 Kings 8:22-25 NIV

Solomon's Prayer of Dedication

8:22-53pp -- 2Ch 6:12-40

22 Then Solomon stood before the altar of the LORD in front of the whole assembly of Israel, spread out his hands1 toward heaven

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23 and said: "O LORD, God of Israel, there is no God like2 you in heaven above or on earth below--you who keep your covenant of love3 with your servants who continue wholeheartedly in your way.

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24 You have kept your promise to your servant David my father; with your mouth you have promised and with your hand you have fulfilled it--as it is today.
25 "Now LORD, God of Israel, keep for your servant David my father the promises4 you made to him when you said, 'You shall never fail to have a man to sit before me on the throne of Israel, if only your sons are careful in all they do to walk before me as you have done.'

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