"1When your days are complete and you 2liedown with your fathers, 3I will raise up your adescendantafter you, who will comeforth from byou, and I will establish his kingdom.
"4He shall build a house for My name, and 5I will establish the throne of his kingdomforever .
"6I will be a father to him and he will be a son to Me; 7when he commitsiniquity, I will correct him with the rod of men and the strokes of the sons of men,
but My lovingkindness shall not depart from him, 8as I took it away from Saul, whom I removed from before you.
"9Your house and your kingdom shall endurebeforecMe forever ; your throne shall be establishedforever .""'