Treasury of Scripture Knowledge


And Solomon said, Thou hast shewed unto thy servant David my father great mercy, according as he walked before thee in truth, and in righteousness, and in uprightness of heart with thee; and thou hast kept for him this great kindness, that thou hast given him a son to sit on his throne, as it is this day.

Bible References

Thy servant

Numbers 12:7
Not so with My servant Moses;
he is faithful in all My household.
2 Samuel 7:5
“Go to My servant David and say, ‘This is what the Lord says: Are you to build a house for Me to live in?


2 Samuel 7:8
“Now this is what you are to say to My servant David: ‘This is what the Lord of Hosts says: I took you from the pasture and from following the sheep to be ruler over My people Israel.
2 Samuel 12:7
Nathan replied to David, “You are the man! This is what the Lord God of Israel says: ‘I anointed you king over Israel, and I delivered you from the hand of Saul.
2 Samuel 22:47
The Lord lives—may my rock be praised!
God, the rock of my salvation, is exalted.
1 Chronicles 29:12
Riches and honor come from You, and You are the ruler of everything. Power and might are in Your hand, and it is in Your hand to make great and to give strength to all.
Psalm 78:70
He chose David His servant
and took him from the sheepfolds;


Psalm 13:6
I will sing to the Lord
because He has treated me generously.
Psalm 116:7
Return to your rest, my soul,
for the Lord has been good to you.
Psalm 119:17
ג GimelDeal generously with Your servant
so that I might live;
then I will keep Your word.
2 Corinthians 9:5
Therefore I considered it necessary to urge the brothers to go on ahead to you and arrange in advance the generous gift you promised, so that it will be ready as a gift and not as an extortion.


1 Kings 2:4
and so that the Lord will carry out His promise that He made to me: ‘If your sons are careful to walk faithfully before Me with their whole mind and heart, you will never fail to have a man on the throne of Israel.’
1 Kings 9:4
As for you, if you walk before Me as your father David walked, with a heart of integrity and in what is right, doing everything I have commanded you, and if you keep My statutes and ordinances,
1 Kings 15:5
For David did what was right in the Lord’s eyes, and he did not turn aside from anything He had commanded him all the days of his life, except in the matter of Uriah the Hittite.
2 Kings 20:3
“Please Lord, remember how I have walked before You faithfully and wholeheartedly and have done what pleases You.” And Hezekiah wept bitterly.
Psalm 15:2
The one who lives honestly, practices righteousness,
and acknowledges the truth in his heart
Psalm 18:20
The Lord rewarded me
according to my righteousness;
He repaid me
according to the cleanness of my hands.


1 Kings 1:48
And the king went on to say this: ‘May the Lord God of Israel be praised! Today He has provided one to sit on my throne, and I am a witness.’”

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