Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And of all my sons, (for the LORD hath given me many sons,) he hath chosen Solomon my son to sit upon the throne of the kingdom of the LORD over Israel.

Bible References

All my sons

1 Chronicles 3:1
And these were the sons of David which were born to him in Hebron: the first-born Amnon to Ahinoam the Jezreelitess; the second, Daniel to Abigail the Carmelitess:
1 Chronicles 14:4
And these the names of the children which were to him in Jerusalem; Shamus, and Shobab, Nathan and Solomon

He hath chosen

1 Chronicles 22:9
Behold, a son being born to thee, he shall be a man of rest; and I caused rest to him from all his enemies from round about: for Solomon shall be his name, and I will give peace and quiet upon Israel in his days.
1 Chronicles 23:1
And David was old and full of days, and he will make Solomon his son king over Israel
1 Chronicles 29:1
And David the king will say to all the convocation, Solomon my son, God chose in him alone, is a youth and tender, and the work great; for the fortress not for man but for Jehovah God.

To sit

1 Chronicles 17:14
And I caused him to stand in my house and in my kingdom even to forever: and his throne shall be set up even to forever.
1 Chronicles 29:23
And Solomon will sit upon the throne of Jehovah for king instead of David his father, and he will prosper; and all Israel will hear to him.
2 Chronicles 1:8
And Solomon will say to God, Thou didst great mercy with David my father, and hast caused me to reign in his stead.
Psalm 72:1
To Solomon. O God, thou wilt give thy judgments to the king, and thy justice to the king's son.
Isaiah 9:6
For a child was born to us, a son was given to us, and the dominion shall be upon his shoulder, and his name shall be called, Wonderful, Counsellor, Mighty God, everlasting Father, Captain of Peace.