Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And David made him houses in the city of David, and prepared a place for the ark of God, and pitched for it a tent.

Bible References


2 Samuel 5:9
So David lived in the stronghold and called it the city of David. And David built all around from the Millo and inward.
2 Samuel 13:7
Then David sent to the house for Tamar, saying, “Go now to your brother Amnon’s house, and prepare food for him.”
2 Samuel 14:24
However the king said, “Let him turn to his own house, and let him not see my face.” So Absalom turned to his own house and did not see the king’s face.

And prepared

1 Chronicles 15:3
And David assembled all Israel at Jerusalem to bring up the ark of the Lord to its place which he had prepared for it.
1 Chronicles 16:1
And they brought in the ark of God and placed it inside the tent which David had pitched for it, and they offered burnt offerings and peace offerings before God.
1 Chronicles 17:1
And it came about, when David dwelt in his house, that David said to Nathan the prophet, “Behold, I am dwelling in a house of cedar, but the ark of the covenant of the Lord is under curtains.”
Psalm 132:5
Until I find a place for the Lord,
A dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob.”
Acts 7:46
David found favor in God’s sight, and asked that he might find a dwelling place for the God of Jacob.