4 so that 1the LORD may carry out His promise which He spoke concerning me, saying, '2If your sons are careful of their way, 3to walk before Me in truth with all their heart and with all their soul, 4you shall not lack a man on the throne of Israel.'

References for 1 Kings 2:4

    • c 2:4 - Or "faithfulness"
    • d 2:4 - Lit "there shall not be cast off to you a man from before Me"