1 Chronicles 4:27; 1 Chronicles 5:22; 1 Chronicles 7:22; 1 Chronicles 11:22; 1 Chronicles 18:8; 1 Chronicles 21:13; 1 Chronicles 21:15; 1 Chronicles 22:8; 1 Chronicles 24:4; 1 Chronicles 28:5
Now Shimei had sixteen sons and six daughters; but his brothers did not have many sons, nor did all their family multiply like the sons of Judah.
For many fell slain, because the war was of God. And they settled in their place until the exile.
Their father Ephraim mourned many days, and his relatives came to comfort him.
Benaiah the son of Jehoiada, the son of a valiant man of Kabzeel, mighty in deeds, struck down the two sons of Ariel of Moab. He also went down and killed a lion inside a pit on a snowy day.
Also from Tibhath and from Cun, cities of Hadadezer, David took a very large amount of bronze, with which Solomon made the bronze sea and the pillars and the bronze utensils.
David said to Gad, "I am in great distress; please let me fall into the hand of the LORD , for His mercies are very great. But do not let me fall into the hand of man."
And God sent an angel to Jerusalem to destroy it; but as he was about to destroy it, the LORD saw and was sorry over the calamity, and said to the destroying angel, "It is enough; now relax your hand." And the angel of the LORD was standing by the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.
"But the word of the LORD came to me, saying, 'You have shed much blood and have waged great wars; you shall not build a house to My name, because you have shed so much blood on the earth before Me.
Since more chief men were found from the descendants of Eleazar than the descendants of Ithamar, they divided them thus: there were sixteen heads of fathers' households of the descendants of Eleazar and eight of the descendants of Ithamar, according to their fathers' households.
"Of all my sons (for the LORD has given me many sons ), He has chosen my son Solomon to sit on the throne of the kingdom of the LORD over Israel.