|Overview - 2 Chronicles 6|
|1||Solomon, having blessed the people, blesses God.|
|12||Solomon's prayer in the consecration of the temple, upon the brasen scaffold, etc.|
2 Chronicles 6:6 (King James Version)
But I have chosen Jerusalem, that my name might be there; and have chosen David to be over my people Israel.
- But I have chosen Jerusalem
- This clause is also not found in Kings. Jerusalem was expressly marked out, by the building of the temple, to be the centre of the worship of Israel; as Jehovah had before spoken by Moses: see the parallel passages.
- 12:13 Psalms 48:1 ; 78:68-70 132:13 Isaiah 14:32
- chosen David
- 1 Samuel 16:1 ; 1 Chronicles 28:4 ; Psalms 89:19 Psalms 89:20