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1 Kings 8:25 CEBA

25 So now, LORD, Israel's God, keep what you promised my father David, your servant, when you said to him, "You will never fail to have a successor sitting on Israel's throne as long as your descendants carefully walk before me just as you walked before me."

Study tools for 1 Kings 8:25

  • a 8:2 - September–October, Tishrei; Ethanim is a month from a Canaanite calendar.
  • b 8:29 - Or <i>for, regarding</i>; also used in several verses that follow
  • c 8:31 - Heb uncertain
  • d 8:35 - Or <i>answered them</i>
  • e 8:37 - LXX <i>one of</i>; MT <i>in the land of their gates</i>
  • f 8:47 - Heb adds <i>in the land they are held captive.</i>
  • g 8:66 - The second seven-day celebration (see 2 Chron 7:8–9); but contrast LXX.