Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
“Any man from the house of Israel who slaughters an ox or a lamb or a goat in the camp, or who slaughters it outside the camp,
will destroy your high places, and cut down your incense altars, and heap your remains on the remains of your idols, for My soul shall abhor you.
You shall utterly destroy all the places where the nations whom you shall dispossess serve their gods, on the
high mountains and on the hills and under every green tree.
2 Chronicles 33:17
the people still sacrificed in the high places, although only to the Lord their God.
1 Kings 5:3
“You know that
David my father was unable to build a house for the name of the Lord his God because of the wars which surrounded him, until the Lord put them under the soles of his feet.
1 Chronicles 17:4
“Go and tell David My servant, ‘Thus says the Lord, “
You shall not build a house for Me to dwell in;
1 Chronicles 28:3
But God said to me, ‘
You shall not build a house for My name because you are a man of war and have shed blood.’
But it was
Solomon who built a house for Him.