Parallel Bible results for 1 Kings 9:14-28

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1 Kings 9:14-28

NRS 14 But Hiram had sent to the king one hundred twenty talents of gold. NIV 14 Now Hiram had sent to the king 120 talents of gold. NRS 15 This is the account of the forced labor that King Solomon conscripted to build the house of the Lord and his own house, the Millo and the wall of Jerusalem, Hazor, Megiddo, 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. NRS 16 (Pharaoh king of Egypt had gone up and captured Gezer and burned it down, had killed the Canaanites who lived in the city, and had given it as dowry 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. NRS 17 so Solomon rebuilt Gezer), Lower Beth-horon, NIV 17 And Solomon rebuilt Gezer.) He built up Lower Beth Horon, NRS 18 Baalath, Tamar in the wilderness, within the land, NIV 18 Baalath, and Tadmor in the desert, within his land, NRS 19 as well as all of Solomon's storage cities, the cities for his chariots, the cities for his cavalry, and whatever Solomon desired to build, in Jerusalem, in Lebanon, and in all the land of his dominion. 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. NRS 20 All the people who were left of the Amorites, the Hittites, the Perizzites, the Hivites, and the Jebusites, who were not of the people of Israel— NIV 20 All the people left from the Amorites, Hittites, Perizzites, Hivites and Jebusites (these peoples were not Israelites), NRS 21 their descendants who were still left in the land, whom the Israelites were unable to destroy completely—these Solomon conscripted for slave labor, and so they are 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. NRS 22 But of the Israelites Solomon made no slaves; they were the soldiers, they were his officials, his commanders, his captains, and the commanders of his chariotry and cavalry. 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. NRS 23 These were the chief officers who were over Solomon's work: five hundred fifty, who had charge of the people who carried on 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. NRS 24 But Pharaoh's daughter went up from the city of David to her own house that Solomon had built for her; then he built the Millo. 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. NRS 25 Three times a year Solomon used to offer up burnt offerings and sacrifices of well-being on the altar that he built for the Lord, offering incense before the Lord. So he completed the house. 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. NRS 26 King Solomon built a fleet of ships at Ezion-geber, which is near Eloth on the shore of the Red Sea, in the land of Edom. NIV 26 King Solomon also built ships at Ezion Geber, which is near Elath in Edom, on the shore of the Red Sea. NRS 27 Hiram sent his servants with the fleet, sailors who were familiar with the sea, together with the servants of Solomon. NIV 27 And Hiram sent his men--sailors who knew the sea--to serve in the fleet with Solomon's men. NRS 28 They went to Ophir, and imported from there four hundred twenty 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.