1 Kings 12:29

29 One he set up in Bethel, and the other in Dan.

Read 1 Kings 12:29 Using Other Translations

And he set the one in Bethel, and the other put he in Dan.
And he set one in Bethel, and the other he put in Dan.
He placed these calf idols in Bethel and in Dan—at either end of his kingdom.

What does 1 Kings 12:29 mean?

John Gill's Exposition of the Bible
1 Kings 12:29

And he set the one in Bethel
In the southern part of the land, on the border of Ephraim and Benjamin; and the rather he chose this place, because its name signifies the house of God, and had been a sacred place, where Jacob more than once enjoyed the divine Presence:

and the other put he in Dan:
in the northern part of the land, for the convenience of the inhabitants of those parts; and the rather, since it had been a place resorted to in former times, because of the teraphim of Micah there.

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