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1 Kings 9

TNIV 1 When Solomon had finished building the temple of the LORD and the royal palace, and had achieved all he had desired to do, NIV 1 When Solomon had finished building the temple of the LORD and the royal palace, and had achieved all he had desired to do, TNIV 2 the LORD appeared to him a second time, as he had appeared to him at Gibeon. NIV 2 the LORD appeared to him a second time, as he had appeared to him at Gibeon. TNIV 3 The LORD said to him: "I have heard the prayer and plea you have made before me; I have consecrated this temple, which you have built, by putting my Name there forever. My eyes and my heart will always be there. NIV 3 The LORD said to him: "I have heard the prayer and plea you have made before me; I have consecrated this temple, which you have built, by putting my Name there forever. My eyes and my heart will always be there. TNIV 4 "As for you, if you walk before me faithfully with integrity of heart and uprightness, as David your father did, and do all I command and observe my decrees and laws, NIV 4 "As for you, if you walk before me in integrity of heart and uprightness, as David your father did, and do all I command and observe my decrees and laws, TNIV 5 I will establish your royal throne over Israel forever, as I promised David your father when I said, 'You shall never fail to have a successor on the throne of Israel.' NIV 5 I will establish your royal throne over Israel forever, as I promised David your father when I said, 'You shall never fail to have a man on the throne of Israel.' TNIV 6 "But if you or your descendants turn away from me and do not observe the commands and decrees I have given you and go off to serve other gods and worship them, NIV 6 "But if you or your sons turn away from me and do not observe the commands and decrees I have given you and go off to serve other gods and worship them, TNIV 7 then I will cut off Israel from the land I have given them and will reject this temple I have consecrated for my Name. Israel will then become a byword and an object of ridicule among all peoples. NIV 7 then I will cut off Israel from the land I have given them and will reject this temple I have consecrated for my Name. Israel will then become a byword and an object of ridicule among all peoples. TNIV 8 This temple will become a heap of rubble. All who pass by will be appalled and will scoff and say, 'Why has the LORD done such a thing to this land and to this temple?' NIV 8 And though this temple is now imposing, all who pass by will be appalled and will scoff and say, 'Why has the LORD done such a thing to this land and to this temple?' TNIV 9 People will answer, 'Because they have forsaken the LORD their God, who brought their ancestors out of Egypt, and have embraced other gods, worshiping and serving them--that is why the LORD brought all this disaster on them.' " NIV 9 People will answer, 'Because they have forsaken the LORD their God, who brought their fathers out of Egypt, and have embraced other gods, worshiping and serving them--that is why the LORD brought all this disaster on them.' " TNIV 10 At the end of twenty years, during which Solomon built these two buildings--the temple of the LORD and the royal palace-- NIV 10 At the end of twenty years, during which Solomon built these two buildings--the temple of the LORD and the royal palace-- TNIV 11 King Solomon gave twenty towns in Galilee to Hiram king of Tyre, because Hiram had supplied him with all the cedar and juniper and gold he wanted. NIV 11 King Solomon gave twenty towns in Galilee to Hiram king of Tyre, because Hiram had supplied him with all the cedar and pine and gold he wanted. TNIV 12 But when Hiram went from Tyre to see the towns that Solomon had given him, he was not pleased with them. NIV 12 But when Hiram went from Tyre to see the towns that Solomon had given him, he was not pleased with them. TNIV 13 "What kind of towns are these you have given me, my brother?" he asked. And he called them the Land of Kabul, a name they have to this day. NIV 13 "What kind of towns are these you have given me, my brother?" he asked. And he called them the Land of Cabul, a name they have to this day. TNIV 14 Now Hiram had sent to the king 120 talents of gold. NIV 14 Now Hiram had sent to the king 120 talents of gold. TNIV 15 Here is the account of the forced labor King Solomon conscripted to build the LORD's temple, his own palace, the terraces, the wall of Jerusalem, and Hazor, Megiddo and Gezer. NIV 15 Here is the account of the forced labor King Solomon conscripted to build the LORD's temple, his own palace, the supporting terraces, the wall of Jerusalem, and Hazor, Megiddo and Gezer. TNIV 16 (Pharaoh king of Egypt had attacked and captured Gezer. He had set it on fire. He killed its Canaanite inhabitants and then gave it as a wedding gift to his daughter, Solomon's wife. NIV 16 (Pharaoh king of Egypt had attacked and captured Gezer. He had set it on fire. He killed its Canaanite inhabitants and then gave it as a wedding gift to his daughter, Solomon's wife. TNIV 17 And Solomon rebuilt Gezer.) He built up Lower Beth Horon, NIV 17 And Solomon rebuilt Gezer.) He built up Lower Beth Horon, TNIV 18 Baalath, and Tadmor in the desert, within his land, NIV 18 Baalath, and Tadmor in the desert, within his land, TNIV 19 as well as all his store cities and the towns for his chariots and for his horses--whatever he desired to build in Jerusalem, in Lebanon and throughout all the territory he ruled. NIV 19 as well as all his store cities and the towns for his chariots and for his horses--whatever he desired to build in Jerusalem, in Lebanon and throughout all the territory he ruled. TNIV 20 There were still people left from the Amorites, Hittites, Perizzites, Hivites and Jebusites (these peoples were not Israelites). NIV 20 All the people left from the Amorites, Hittites, Perizzites, Hivites and Jebusites (these peoples were not Israelites), TNIV 21 Solomon conscripted the descendants of all these peoples remaining in the land--whom the Israelites could not exterminate--to serve as slave labor, as it is to this day. NIV 21 that is, their descendants remaining in the land, whom the Israelites could not exterminate--these Solomon conscripted for his slave labor force, as it is to this day. TNIV 22 But Solomon did not make slaves of any of the Israelites; they were his fighting men, his government officials, his officers, his captains, and the commanders of his chariots and charioteers. NIV 22 But Solomon did not make slaves of any of the Israelites; they were his fighting men, his government officials, his officers, his captains, and the commanders of his chariots and charioteers. TNIV 23 They were also the chief officials in charge of Solomon's projects--550 officials supervising those who did the work. NIV 23 They were also the chief officials in charge of Solomon's projects--550 officials supervising the men who did the work. TNIV 24 After Pharaoh's daughter had come up from the City of David to the palace Solomon had built for her, he constructed the terraces. NIV 24 After Pharaoh's daughter had come up from the City of David to the palace Solomon had built for her, he constructed the supporting terraces. TNIV 25 Three times a year Solomon sacrificed burnt offerings and fellowship offerings on the altar he had built for the LORD, burning incense before the LORD along with them, and so fulfilled the temple obligations. NIV 25 Three times a year Solomon sacrificed burnt offerings and fellowship offerings on the altar he had built for the LORD, burning incense before the LORD along with them, and so fulfilled the temple obligations. TNIV 26 King Solomon also built ships at Ezion Geber, which is near Elath in Edom, on the shore of the Red Sea. NIV 26 King Solomon also built ships at Ezion Geber, which is near Elath in Edom, on the shore of the Red Sea. TNIV 27 And Hiram sent his servants--sailors who knew the sea--to serve in the fleet with Solomon's servants. NIV 27 And Hiram sent his men--sailors who knew the sea--to serve in the fleet with Solomon's men. TNIV 28 They sailed to Ophir and brought back 420 talents of gold, which they delivered to King Solomon. NIV 28 They sailed to Ophir and brought back 420 talents of gold, which they delivered to King Solomon.