Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

Thou knowest how that David my father could not build an house unto the name of the LORD his God for the wars which were about him on every side, until the LORD put them under the soles of his feet.

General references

Bible References

Could not

2 Samuel 7:5
Go and tell my servant David, Thus says the LORD, Shall you build me a house for me to dwell in?
1 Chronicles 22:4
Also cedar trees in abundance: for the Zidonians and they of Tyre brought much cedar wood to David.
2 Chronicles 6:6
But I have chosen Jerusalem, that my name might be there; and have chosen David to be over my people Israel.

The wars

1 Chronicles 22:8
But the word of the LORD came to me, saying, You have shed blood abundantly, and have made great wars: you shall not build a house unto my name, because you have shed much blood upon the earth in my sight.
1 Chronicles 28:3
But God said unto me, You shall not build a house for my name, because you have been a man of war, and have shed blood.

Put

Joshua 10:24
And it came to pass, when they brought out those kings unto Joshua, that Joshua called for all the men of Israel, and said unto the captains of the men of war who went with him, Come near, put your feet upon the necks of these kings. And they came near, and put their feet upon the necks of them.
Psalm 8:6
You made him to have dominion over the works of your hands; you have put all things under his feet:
Psalm 110:1
[A Psalm of David.] The LORD said unto my Lord, Sit at my right hand, until I make your enemies your footstool.
Malachi 4:3
And you shall tread down the wicked; for they shall be ashes under the soles of your feet in the day that I shall do this, says the LORD of hosts.
1 Corinthians 15:25
For he must reign, till he has put all enemies under his feet.
Ephesians 1:22
And has put all things under his feet, and gave him to be the head over all things to the church,

General references

1 Kings 8:19
Nevertheless you shall not build the house; but your son that shall be born of your body, he shall build the house unto my name.
2 Chronicles 6:7
Now it was in the heart of David my father to build a house for the name of the LORD God of Israel.