Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
1 Chronicles 15:3
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.”
Until I find a place for the Lord, A dwelling place for the Mighty One of Jacob.”
David found favor in God’s sight, and asked that he might find a dwelling place for the God of Jacob.