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2 Samuel 7:1-17

NIV 1 After the king was settled in his palace and the LORD had given him rest from all his enemies around him, NIV 1 After the king was settled in his palace and the LORD had given him rest from all his enemies around him, NIV 2 he said to Nathan the prophet, "Here I am, living in a palace of cedar, while the ark of God remains in a tent." NIV 2 he said to Nathan the prophet, "Here I am, living in a palace of cedar, while the ark of God remains in a tent." NIV 3 Nathan replied to the king, "Whatever you have in mind, go ahead and do it, for the LORD is with you." NIV 3 Nathan replied to the king, "Whatever you have in mind, go ahead and do it, for the LORD is with you." NIV 4 That night the word of the LORD came to Nathan, saying: NIV 4 That night the word of the LORD came to Nathan, saying: NIV 5 "Go and tell my servant David, 'This is what the LORD says: Are you the one to build me a house to dwell in? NIV 5 "Go and tell my servant David, 'This is what the LORD says: Are you the one to build me a house to dwell in? NIV 6 I have not dwelt in a house from the day I brought the Israelites up out of Egypt to this day. I have been moving from place to place with a tent as my dwelling. NIV 6 I have not dwelt in a house from the day I brought the Israelites up out of Egypt to this day. I have been moving from place to place with a tent as my dwelling. NIV 7 Wherever I have moved with all the Israelites, did I ever say to any of their rulers whom I commanded to shepherd my people Israel, "Why have you not built me a house of cedar?" ' NIV 7 Wherever I have moved with all the Israelites, did I ever say to any of their rulers whom I commanded to shepherd my people Israel, "Why have you not built me a house of cedar?" ' NIV 8 "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 "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 9 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 great, like the names of the greatest men of the earth. NIV 9 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 great, like the names of the greatest men of the earth. NIV 10 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 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 11 and have done ever since the time I appointed leaders over my people Israel. I will also give you rest from all your enemies. " 'The LORD declares to you that the LORD himself will establish a house for you: NIV 11 and have done ever since the time I appointed leaders over my people Israel. I will also give you rest from all your enemies. " 'The LORD declares to you that the LORD himself will establish a house for you: NIV 12 When your days are over and you rest with your fathers, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, who will come from your own body, and I will establish his kingdom. NIV 12 When your days are over and you rest with your fathers, I will raise up your offspring to succeed you, who will come from your own body, and I will establish his kingdom. NIV 13 He is the one who will build a house for my Name, and I will establish the throne of his kingdom forever. NIV 13 He is the one who will build a house for my Name, and I will establish the throne of his kingdom forever. NIV 14 I will be his father, and he will be my son. When he does wrong, I will punish him with the rod of men, with floggings inflicted by men. NIV 14 I will be his father, and he will be my son. When he does wrong, I will punish him with the rod of men, with floggings inflicted by men. NIV 15 But my love will never be taken away from him, as I took it away from Saul, whom I removed from before you. NIV 15 But my love will never be taken away from him, as I took it away from Saul, whom I removed from before you. NIV 16 Your house and your kingdom will endure forever before me; your throne will be established forever.' " NIV 16 Your house and your kingdom will endure forever before me; your throne will be established forever.' " NIV 17 Nathan reported to David all the words of this entire revelation. NIV 17 Nathan reported to David all the words of this entire revelation.