Parallel Verses

A Conservative Version

But I have built for thee a house of habitation, and a place for thee to dwell in forever.

New American Standard Bible

“I have built You a lofty house,
And a place for Your dwelling forever.”

King James Version

But I have built an house of habitation for thee, and a place for thy dwelling for ever.

Holman Bible

but I have built an exalted temple for You,
a place for Your residence forever.

International Standard Version

Now I have constructed a magnificent temple dedicated to you that will serve as a place for you to inhabit forever."

American Standard Version

But I have built thee a house of habitation, and a place for thee to dwell in for ever.

Amplified


“I have built You a lofty house,
A place for You to dwell forever.”

Bible in Basic English

So I have made for you a living-place, a house in which you may be for ever present.

Darby Translation

But I have built a house of habitation for thee, even a settled place for thee to abide in for ever.

Julia Smith Translation

And I built a house of habitation for thee, and a foundation for thy dwelling forever.

King James 2000

But I have built a house of habitation for you, and a place for your dwelling forever.

Lexham Expanded Bible

But I have built for you an exalted house, even a place for you to dwell in forever."

Modern King James verseion

And I have built a house for You to live in, and a place for Your dwelling forever.

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

And I have built a habitation for thee and a place to dwell in forever."

NET Bible

O Lord, I have built a lofty temple for you, a place where you can live permanently."

New Heart English Bible

But I have built you a house of habitation, and a place for you to dwell in forever."

The Emphasized Bible

But, I, have built a house as a home for thee, - A settled place for thee to abide in, for ages.

Webster

But I have built a house of habitation for thee, and a place for thy dwelling for ever.

World English Bible

But I have built you a house of habitation, and a place for you to dwell in forever."

Youngs Literal Translation

and I -- I have built a house of habitation for Thee, and a fixed place for Thy dwelling to the ages.'

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
בּנה 
Banah 
Usage: 376

an house
בּית 
Bayith 
Usage: 2053

זבל זבוּל 
Z@buwl 
Usage: 5

for thee, and a place
מכון 
Makown 
Usage: 17

ישׁב 
Yashab 
Usage: 1081

References

Hastings

Verse Info

Context Readings

Solomon Blesses The People

1 Then Solomon spoke, LORD has said that he would dwell in the thick darkness. 2 But I have built for thee a house of habitation, and a place for thee to dwell in forever. 3 And the king turned his face, and blessed all the assembly of Israel. And all the assembly of Israel stood.


Cross References

2 Samuel 7:13

He shall build a house for my name, and I will establish the throne of his kingdom forever.

1 Kings 8:13

I have surely built thee a house of habitation, a place for thee to dwell in forever.

1 Chronicles 17:12

He shall build for me a house, and I will establish his throne forever.

1 Chronicles 22:10-11

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 forever.

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.

1 Chronicles 28:20

And David said to Solomon his son, Be strong and of good courage, and do it. Fear not, nor be dismayed, for LORD God, even my God, is with thee. He will not fail thee, nor forsake thee, until all the work for the service of the hou

2 Chronicles 2:4-6

Behold, I am about to build a house for the name of LORD my God, to dedicate it to him, and to burn before him incense of sweet spices, and for the continual showbread, and for the burnt-offerings morning and evening, on the Sabbat

Psalm 132:5

until I find out a place for LORD, a tabernacle for the Mighty One of Jacob.

Psalm 132:13-14

For LORD has chosen Zion. He has desired it for his habitation.

Psalm 135:21

Blessed be LORD out of Zion, who dwells at Jerusalem. Praise ye LORD.

John 4:21-23

Jesus says to her, Woman, believe me, that the hour is coming when neither on this mountain, nor in Jerusalem will ye worship the Father.

Hebrews 9:11-12

But Christ, having arrived a high priest of the good things that are coming, through the greater and more perfect tabernacle not made with hands, that is, not of this creation,

Revelation 21:3

And I heard a great voice out of heaven saying, Behold, the tabernacle of God is with men, and he will dwell with them, and they will be his people. And God himself will be with them.

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