Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Then David said, This is the house of the LORD God, and this is the altar of the burnt offering for Israel.
This is the house
This is the house
1 Chronicles 21:18
So the Lord's messenger told Gad to instruct David to go up and build an altar for the Lord on the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.
He was afraid and said, "What an awesome place this is! This is nothing else than the house of God! This is the gate of heaven!"
But you must seek only the place he chooses from all your tribes to establish his name as his place of residence, and you must go there.
2 Samuel 24:18
So Gad went to David that day and told him, "Go up and build an altar for the Lord on the threshing floor of Araunah the Jebusite."
2 Chronicles 3:1
Solomon began building the Lord's temple in Jerusalem on Mount Moriah, where the Lord had appeared to his father David. This was the place that David prepared at the threshing floor of Ornan the Jebusite.
2 Chronicles 6:5
He told David, 'Since the day I brought my people out of the land of Egypt, I have not chosen a city from all the tribes of Israel to build a temple in which to live. Nor did I choose a man as leader of my people Israel.
He abandoned the sanctuary at Shiloh, the tent where he lived among men.
Certainly the Lord has chosen Zion; he decided to make it his home.
Our fathers worshiped on this mountain, and you people say that the place where people must worship is in Jerusalem."
And this is the altar
2 Kings 18:22
Perhaps you will tell me, 'We are trusting in the Lord our God.' But Hezekiah is the one who eliminated his high places and altars and then told the people of Judah and Jerusalem, 'You must worship at this altar in Jerusalem.'
2 Chronicles 32:12
Hezekiah is the one who eliminated the Lord's high places and altars and then told Judah and Jerusalem, "At one altar you must worship and offer sacrifices."