Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

Nevertheless thou shall not build the house, but thy son that shall come forth out of thy loins, he shall build the house for my name.

New American Standard Bible

Nevertheless you shall not build the house, but your son who will be born to you, he will build the house for My name.’

King James Version

Nevertheless thou shalt not build the house; but thy son that shall come forth out of thy loins, he shall build the house unto my name.

Holman Bible

Yet you are not the one to build it;
instead, your son, your own offspring,
will build it for My name.”

International Standard Version

"Therefore, since you determined to build a temple for my name, you acted well, because it was your choice to do so. Nevertheless, you are not to build the Temple, but your son who will be born to you is to build a temple for my name.'

American Standard Version

nevertheless thou shalt not build the house; but thy son that shall come forth out of thy loins, he shall build the house for my name.

Amplified

Nevertheless, you shall not build the house, but your son, who shall be born to you, it is he who shall build it for My Name [and My Presence].’

Bible in Basic English

But you yourself will not be the builder of my house; but your son, the offspring of your body, he it is who will put up a house for my name.

Darby Translation

nevertheless thou shalt not build the house; but thy son that shall come forth out of thy loins, he shall build the house unto my name.

Julia Smith Translation

But thou shalt not build a house, but thy son coming forth from thy loins, he shall build the house for my name.

King James 2000

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.

Lexham Expanded Bible

However, you will not build the house, but your son who has come from your loins, he shall build the house for my name.'

Modern King James verseion

Only, you shall not build the house, but your son who shall come out of your loins, he shall build the house to My name.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

Nevertheless, thou shalt not build the house; but thy son that shall come out of thy loins, he shall build a house for my name.'

NET Bible

But you will not build the temple; your very own son will build the temple for my honor.'

New Heart English Bible

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.'

The Emphasized Bible

Only, thou thyself, must not build the house, - but, thine own son who hath proceeded out of thy loins, he, shall build the house, for my Name.

Webster

Nevertheless, thou shalt not build the house; but thy son that shall come forth out of thy loins, he shall build the house to my name.

World English Bible

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.'

Youngs Literal Translation

only, thou dost not build the house, but thy son who is coming out from thy loins, he doth build the house for My name.

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
רק 
Raq 
only, surely, nothing but, except, but, in any wise
Usage: 107

thou shalt not build
בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

the house
בּית 
Bayith 
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053
Usage: 2053

יצא 
Yatsa' 
....out, ....forth, bring, come, proceed, go, depart,
Usage: 1068

of thy loins
חלץ 
Chalats 
Usage: 10

בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

Context Readings

Solomon's Address To The People

18 But LORD said to David my father, Whereas it was in thy heart to build a house for my name, thou did well that it was in thy heart. 19 Nevertheless thou shall not build the house, but thy son that shall come forth out of thy loins, he shall build the house for my name. 20 And LORD has established his word that he spoke, for I have risen up in the place of David my father, and sit on the throne of Israel, as LORD promised, and have built the house for the name of LORD, the God of Israel.



Cross References

2 Samuel 7:5

Go and tell my servant David, Thus says LORD, Shall thou build a house for me to dwell in?

2 Samuel 7:12-13

When thy days are fulfilled, and thou shall sleep with thy fathers, I will set up thy seed after thee, who shall proceed out of thy bowels, and I will establish his kingdom.

1 Chronicles 17:11-12

And it shall come to pass, when thy days are fulfilled that thou must go to be with thy fathers, that I will set up thy seed after thee, who shall be of thy sons. And I will establish his kingdom.

1 Chronicles 22:8-10

But the word of LORD came to me, saying, Thou have shed blood abundantly, and have made great wars. Thou shall not build a house to my name because thou have shed much blood upon the earth in my sight.

1 Kings 5:3-5

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

1 Chronicles 17:4

Go and tell David my servant, Thus says LORD, Thou shall not build for me a house to dwell in.

1 Chronicles 28:6

And he said to me, Solomon thy son, he shall build my house and my courts, for I have chosen him to be my son, and I will be his father.

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