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1 Kings 8:16 ESV

16 1'Since the day that I brought my people Israel out of Egypt, I chose no city out of all the tribes of Israel in which to build a house, 2that my name might be there. 3But I chose David to be over my people Israel.'

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Study tools for 1 Kings 8:16

  • a 8:12 - Septuagint The Lord has set the sun in the heavens, but
  • b 8:37 - Septuagint, Syriac in any of their cities
  • c 8:65 - Septuagint; Hebrew seven days and seven days, fourteen days