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1 Chronicles 17

NIV 1 After David was settled in his palace, he said to Nathan the prophet, "Here I am, living in a palace of cedar, while the ark of the covenant of the LORD is under a tent." NIV 1 After David was settled in his palace, he said to Nathan the prophet, "Here I am, living in a palace of cedar, while the ark of the covenant of the LORD is under a tent." NIV 2 Nathan replied to David, "Whatever you have in mind, do it, for God is with you." NIV 2 Nathan replied to David, "Whatever you have in mind, do it, for God is with you." NIV 3 That night the word of God came to Nathan, saying: NIV 3 That night the word of God came to Nathan, saying: NIV 4 "Go and tell my servant David, 'This is what the LORD says: You are not the one to build me a house to dwell in. NIV 4 "Go and tell my servant David, 'This is what the LORD says: You are not the one to build me a house to dwell in. NIV 5 I have not dwelt in a house from the day I brought Israel up out of Egypt to this day. I have moved from one tent site to another, from one dwelling place to another. NIV 5 I have not dwelt in a house from the day I brought Israel up out of Egypt to this day. I have moved from one tent site to another, from one dwelling place to another. NIV 6 Wherever I have moved with all the Israelites, did I ever say to any of their leaders whom I commanded to shepherd my people, "Why have you not built me a house of cedar?" ' NIV 6 Wherever I have moved with all the Israelites, did I ever say to any of their leaders whom I commanded to shepherd my people, "Why have you not built me a house of cedar?" ' NIV 7 "Now then, tell my servant David, 'This is what the LORD Almighty says: I took you from the pasture and from following the flock, to be ruler over my people Israel. NIV 7 "Now then, tell my servant David, 'This is what the LORD Almighty says: I took you from the pasture and from following the flock, to be ruler over my people Israel. NIV 8 I have been with you wherever you have gone, and I have cut off all your enemies from before you. Now I will make your name like the names of the greatest men of the earth. NIV 8 I have been with you wherever you have gone, and I have cut off all your enemies from before you. Now I will make your name like the names of the greatest men of the earth. NIV 9 And I will provide a place for my people Israel and will plant them so that they can have a home of their own and no longer be disturbed. Wicked people will not oppress them anymore, as they did at the beginning NIV 9 And I will provide a place for my people Israel and will plant them so that they can have a home of their own and no longer be disturbed. Wicked people will not oppress them anymore, as they did at the beginning NIV 10 and have done ever since the time I appointed leaders over my people Israel. I will also subdue all your enemies. " 'I declare to you that the LORD will build a house for you: NIV 10 and have done ever since the time I appointed leaders over my people Israel. I will also subdue all your enemies. " 'I declare to you that the LORD will build a house for you: NIV 11 When your days are over and you go to be with your fathers, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, one of your own sons, and I will establish his kingdom. NIV 11 When your days are over and you go to be with your fathers, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, one of your own sons, and I will establish his kingdom. NIV 12 He is the one who will build a house for me, and I will establish his throne forever. NIV 12 He is the one who will build a house for me, and I will establish his throne forever. NIV 13 I will be his father, and he will be my son. I will never take my love away from him, as I took it away from your predecessor. NIV 13 I will be his father, and he will be my son. I will never take my love away from him, as I took it away from your predecessor. NIV 14 I will set him over my house and my kingdom forever; his throne will be established forever.' " NIV 14 I will set him over my house and my kingdom forever; his throne will be established forever.' " NIV 15 Nathan reported to David all the words of this entire revelation. NIV 15 Nathan reported to David all the words of this entire revelation. NIV 16 Then King David went in and sat before the LORD, and he said: "Who am I, O LORD God, and what is my family, that you have brought me this far? NIV 16 Then King David went in and sat before the LORD, and he said: "Who am I, O LORD God, and what is my family, that you have brought me this far? NIV 17 And as if this were not enough in your sight, O God, you have spoken about the future of the house of your servant. You have looked on me as though I were the most exalted of men, O LORD God. NIV 17 And as if this were not enough in your sight, O God, you have spoken about the future of the house of your servant. You have looked on me as though I were the most exalted of men, O LORD God. NIV 18 "What more can David say to you for honoring your servant? For you know your servant, NIV 18 "What more can David say to you for honoring your servant? For you know your servant, NIV 19 O LORD. For the sake of your servant and according to your will, you have done this great thing and made known all these great promises. NIV 19 O LORD. For the sake of your servant and according to your will, you have done this great thing and made known all these great promises. NIV 20 "There is no one like you, O LORD, and there is no God but you, as we have heard with our own ears. NIV 20 "There is no one like you, O LORD, and there is no God but you, as we have heard with our own ears. NIV 21 And who is like your people Israel--the one nation on earth whose God went out to redeem a people for himself, and to make a name for yourself, and to perform great and awesome wonders by driving out nations from before your people, whom you redeemed from Egypt? NIV 21 And who is like your people Israel--the one nation on earth whose God went out to redeem a people for himself, and to make a name for yourself, and to perform great and awesome wonders by driving out nations from before your people, whom you redeemed from Egypt? NIV 22 You made your people Israel your very own forever, and you, O LORD, have become their God. NIV 22 You made your people Israel your very own forever, and you, O LORD, have become their God. NIV 23 "And now, LORD, let the promise you have made concerning your servant and his house be established forever. Do as you promised, NIV 23 "And now, LORD, let the promise you have made concerning your servant and his house be established forever. Do as you promised, NIV 24 so that it will be established and that your name will be great forever. Then men will say, 'The LORD Almighty, the God over Israel, is Israel's God!' And the house of your servant David will be established before you. NIV 24 so that it will be established and that your name will be great forever. Then men will say, 'The LORD Almighty, the God over Israel, is Israel's God!' And the house of your servant David will be established before you. NIV 25 "You, my God, have revealed to your servant that you will build a house for him. So your servant has found courage to pray to you. NIV 25 "You, my God, have revealed to your servant that you will build a house for him. So your servant has found courage to pray to you. NIV 26 O LORD, you are God! You have promised these good things to your servant. NIV 26 O LORD, you are God! You have promised these good things to your servant. NIV 27 Now you have been pleased to bless the house of your servant, that it may continue forever in your sight; for you, O LORD, have blessed it, and it will be blessed forever." NIV 27 Now you have been pleased to bless the house of your servant, that it may continue forever in your sight; for you, O LORD, have blessed it, and it will be blessed forever."