Read 2 Chronicles 6:8 Using Other Translations
But the LORD said to David my father, Forasmuch as it was in thine heart to build an house for my name, thou didst well in that it was in thine heart:
But the LORD said to David my father, 'Whereas it was in your heart to build a house for my name, you did well that it was in your heart.
But the LORD told him, ‘You wanted to build the Temple to honor my name. Your intention is good,