Parallel Bible results for 1 Kings 10:24-29

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1 Kings 10:24-29

RSV 24 And the whole earth sought the presence of Solomon to hear his wisdom, which God had put into his mind. NIV 24 The whole world sought audience with Solomon to hear the wisdom God had put in his heart. RSV 25 Every one of them brought his present, articles of silver and gold, garments, myrrh, spices, horses, and mules, so much year by year. NIV 25 Year after year, everyone who came brought a gift--articles of silver and gold, robes, weapons and spices, and horses and mules. RSV 26 And Solomon gathered together chariots and horsemen; he had fourteen hundred chariots and twelve thousand horsemen, whom he stationed in the chariot cities and with the king in Jerusalem. NIV 26 Solomon accumulated chariots and horses; he had fourteen hundred chariots and twelve thousand horses, which he kept in the chariot cities and also with him in Jerusalem. RSV 27 And the king made silver as common in Jerusalem as stone, and he made cedar as plentiful as the sycamore of the Shephe'lah. NIV 27 The king made silver as common in Jerusalem as stones, and cedar as plentiful as sycamore-fig trees in the foothills. RSV 28 And Solomon's import of horses was from Egypt and Ku'e, and the king's traders received them from Ku'e at a price. NIV 28 Solomon's horses were imported from Egypt and from Kue--the royal merchants purchased them from Kue. RSV 29 A chariot could be imported from Egypt for six hundred shekels of silver, and a horse for a hundred and fifty; and so through the king's traders they were exported to all the kings of the Hittites and the kings of Syria. NIV 29 They imported a chariot from Egypt for six hundred shekels of silver, and a horse for a hundred and fifty. They also exported them to all the kings of the Hittites and of the Arameans.