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1 Chronicles 29:1 NLT

1 Then King David turned to the entire assembly and said, “My son Solomon, whom God has clearly chosen as the next king of Israel, is still young and inexperienced. The work ahead of him is enormous, for the Temple he will build is not for mere mortals—it is for the LORD God himself!

Study tools for 1 Chronicles 29:1

  • a 29:4 - Hebrew 3,000 talents [102 metric tons] of gold.
  • b 29:4 - Hebrew 7,000 talents [238 metric tons] of silver.
  • c 29:6 - Hebrew the commanders of thousands and commanders of hundreds.
  • d 29:7 - Hebrew 5,000 talents [170 metric tons] of gold.
  • e 29:7 - Hebrew 10,000 darics [a Persian coin] of gold, about 185 pounds or 84 kilograms in weight.
  • f 29:7 - Hebrew 10,000 talents [340 metric tons] of silver.
  • g 29:7 - Hebrew 18,000 talents [612 metric tons] of bronze.
  • h 29:7 - Hebrew 100,000 talents [3,400 metric tons] of iron.
  • i 29:10 - Israel is the name that God gave to Jacob.