Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
1 Kings 5:3
“You know that
David my father was unable to build a house for the name of the Lord his God because of the wars which surrounded him, until the Lord put them under the soles of his feet.
1 Kings 8:16
Since the day that I brought My people Israel from Egypt, I did not choose a city out of all the tribes of Israel in which to build a house that My name might be there, but I chose David to be over My people Israel.’
1 Chronicles 17:4
“Go and tell David My servant, ‘Thus says the Lord, “
You shall not build a house for Me to dwell in;
1 Chronicles 22:7
David said to Solomon, “
My son, I had intended to build a house to the name of the Lord my God.
1 Chronicles 23:3
The Levites were numbered from thirty years old and upward, and their number by census of men was 38,000.
1 Kings 8:19
Nevertheless you shall not build the house, but your son who will be born to you, he will build the house for My name.’