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And, behold, I purpose to build an house unto the name of the LORD my God, as the LORD spake unto David my father, saying, Thy son, whom I will set upon thy throne in thy room, he shall build an house unto my name.

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2 Chronicles 2:1
Now Solomon purposed to build a house for the name of the LORD, and a house for his kingdom.

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2 Samuel 7:12
When your days are fulfilled, and you shall sleep with your fathers, I will set up your seed after you, who shall proceed out of your bowels, and I will establish his kingdom.
1 Chronicles 17:12
He shall build me a house, and I will establish his throne forever.
1 Chronicles 22:10
He shall build a house for my name; and he shall be my son, and I will be his father; and I will establish the throne of his kingdom over Israel for ever.'
1 Chronicles 28:6
He said to me, 'Solomon, your son, shall build my house and my courts; for I have chosen him to be my son, and I will be his father.
Zechariah 6:12
and speak to him, saying, 'Thus says the LORD of hosts, "Behold, the man whose name is the Branch: and he shall grow up out of his place; and he shall build the temple of the LORD;

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1 Kings 8:19
Nevertheless, you shall not build the house; but your son who shall come forth out of your body, he shall build the house for my name.'