Parallel Verses

Amplified

Who found grace (favor and spiritual blessing) in the sight of God and prayed that he might be allowed to find a dwelling place for the God of Jacob.

New American Standard Bible

"David found favor in God's sight, and asked that he might find a dwelling place for the God of Jacob.

King James Version

Who found favour before God, and desired to find a tabernacle for the God of Jacob.

Holman Bible

He found favor in God's sight and asked that he might provide a dwelling place for the God of Jacob.

International Standard Version

He found favor with God and asked to design a dwelling for the house of Jacob,

A Conservative Version

who found favor in the sight of God. And he asked to find a habitation for the God of Jacob.

American Standard Version

who found favor in the sight of God, and asked to find a habitation for the God of Jacob.

An Understandable Version

who found favor in God's sight and asked for permission to build a [special] house for the God of Jacob's [descendants] to live in.

Anderson New Testament

who found favor before God, and desired to find a dwelling-place for the God of Jacob.

Bible in Basic English

Who was pleasing to God; and he had a desire to make a holy tent for the God of Jacob.

Common New Testament

who found favor in God's sight, and asked that he might find a dwelling place for the God of Jacob.

Daniel Mace New Testament

and desired to have a settled tabernacle for the God of Jacob.

Darby Translation

who found favour before God, and asked to find a tabernacle for the God of Jacob;

Godbey New Testament

who found favor before God, and asked that he should build a tabernacle for the house of Jacob.

Goodspeed New Testament

He won the approval of God and begged to be allowed to provide a dwelling for the God of Jacob,

John Wesley New Testament

Who found favour with God, and petitioned to find an habitation for the God of Jacob.

Jubilee 2000 Bible

who found grace before God and asked to provide a tabernacle for the God of Jacob.

Julia Smith Translation

Who found grace before God, and asked to find a tent to the God of Jacob.

King James 2000

Who found favor before God, and desired to find a tabernacle for the God of Jacob.

Lexham Expanded Bible

who found favor in the sight of God and asked to find a habitation for the God of Jacob.

Modern King James verseion

who found favor with God and desired to find a tabernacle for the God of Jacob;

Modern Spelling Tyndale-Coverdale

which found favour before God, and desired that he would faine have made a tabernacle for the God of Jacob.

Moffatt New Testament

He found favour with God and asked permission to devise a dwelling for the God of Jacob.

Montgomery New Testament

"David obtained favor with God, and asked permission to find a dwelling-place for the God of Jacob.

NET Bible

He found favor with God and asked that he could find a dwelling place for the house of Jacob.

New Heart English Bible

who found favor in the sight of God, and asked to find a habitation for the God of Jacob.

Noyes New Testament

who found favor before God, and asked that he might find a habitation for the God of Jacob.

Sawyer New Testament

who found favor with God and desired to find a dwelling for the God of Jacob.

The Emphasized Bible

Who found favour before God, and asked to find a habitation for the God of Jacob.

Thomas Haweis New Testament

who found favour before God, and sought to procure an habitation for the God of Jacob.

Twentieth Century New Testament

David found favor with God, and prayed that he might find a dwelling for the God of Jacob.

Webster

Who found favor before God, and desired to find a tabernacle for the God of Jacob.

Weymouth New Testament

David obtained favour with God, and asked leave to provide a dwelling-place for the God of Jacob.

Williams New Testament

He found favor with God and begged to design a dwelling for the God of Jacob,

World English Bible

who found favor in the sight of God, and asked to find a habitation for the God of Jacob.

Worrell New Testament

who found favor in the sight of God, and asked that he might find 'A habitation for the God of Jacob.'

Worsley New Testament

and was desirous to provide an habitation for the God of Jacob.

Youngs Literal Translation

who found favour before God, and requested to find a tabernacle for the God of Jacob;

Interlinear

English(KJV)
Strong's
Root Form
Definition
Usage
Who
ὅς ἥ ὅ 
Hos 
Usage: 980

εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
find,
Usage: 130

χάρις 
Charis 
Usage: 151

ἐνώπιον 
Enopion 
before, in the sight of, in the presence of, in sight, in presence, to, not tr
Usage: 78

God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

and

and, also, even, both, then, so, likewise, not tr., , vr and
Usage: 0

αἰτέω 
Aiteo 
Usage: 43

to find
εὑρίσκω 
heurisko 
find,
Usage: 130

σκήνωμα 
Skenoma 
Usage: 3

for the God
θεός 
theos 
Usage: 1151

References

Hastings

Context Readings

God's Real Tabernacle

45 Our forefathers in turn brought it [this tent of witness] in [with them into the land] with Joshua when they dispossessed the nations which God drove out before the face of our forefathers. [So it remained here] until the time of David, 46 Who found grace (favor and spiritual blessing) in the sight of God and prayed that he might be allowed to find a dwelling place for the God of Jacob. 47 But it was Solomon who built a house for Him.



Cross References

Psalm 132:1-5

Lord, [earnestly] remember to David's credit all his humiliations and hardships and endurance -- "

Acts 13:22

And when He had deposed him, He raised up David to be their king; of him He bore witness and said, I have found David son of Jesse a man after My own heart, who will do all My will and carry out My program fully.

1 Samuel 16:1

The Lord said to Samuel, How long will you mourn for Saul, seeing I have rejected him from reigning over Israel? Fill your horn with oil; I will send you to Jesse the Bethlehemite. For I have provided for Myself a king among his sons.

2 Samuel 7:1-5

When King David dwelt in his house and the Lord had given him rest from all his surrounding enemies,

2 Samuel 7:8-16

So now say this to My servant David, Thus says the Lord of hosts: I took you from the pasture, from following the sheep, to be prince over My people Israel.

2 Samuel 7:18-19

Then King David went in and sat before the Lord, and said, Who am I, O Lord God, and what is my house, that You have brought me this far?

1 Chronicles 17:1-4

As David sat in his house, he said to Nathan the prophet, Behold, I dwell in a house of cedars, but the ark of the covenant of the Lord remains under tent curtains.

1 Samuel 15:28

And Samuel said to him, The Lord has torn the kingdom of Israel from you this day and has given it to a neighbor of yours who is better than you.

1 Samuel 16:11-13

Then [he] said to Jesse, Are all your sons here? [Jesse] said, There is yet the youngest; he is tending the sheep. Samuel said to Jesse, Send for him; for we will not sit down to eat until he is here.

2 Samuel 6:21

David said to Michal, It was before the Lord, Who chose me above your father and all his house to appoint me as prince over Israel, the people of the Lord. Therefore will I make merry [in pure enjoyment] before the Lord.

1 Kings 8:17-19

Now it was in the heart of David my father to build a house for the Name [the Presence] of the Lord, the God of Israel.

1 Chronicles 22:7-8

David said to Solomon, My son, it was in my heart to build a house to the Name and [for the symbol of] the Presence of the Lord my God.

1 Chronicles 28:2-5

Then David the king rose to his feet and said, Hear me, my brethren and my people. I myself intended to build a house of rest for the ark of the covenant of the Lord, as a footstool for our God, and I prepared materials for the building.

1 Chronicles 29:2-3

So I have provided with all my might for the house of my God the gold for things to be of gold, silver for things of silver, bronze for things of bronze, iron for things of iron, and wood for things of wood, as well as onyx or beryl stones, stones to be set, stones of antimony, stones of various colors, and all sorts of precious stones, and marble stones in abundance.

Psalm 78:68-72

But He chose the tribe of Judah [as Israel's leader], Mount Zion, which He loved [to replace Shiloh as His capital].

Psalm 89:19-37

Once You spoke in a vision to Your devoted ones and said, I have endowed one who is mighty [a hero, giving him the power to help -- "to be a champion for Israel]; I have exalted one chosen from among the people.

Psalm 132:11

The Lord swore to David in truth; He will not turn back from it: One of the fruit of your body I will set upon your throne.

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