Treasury of Scripture Knowledge

Summary

But chose the tribe of Judah, the mount Zion which he loved.

General references

Bible References

Chose

Genesis 49:8
Judah, thee shall thy brethren praise: Thy hand shall be on the neck of thine enemies; Thy father's sons shall bow down before thee.
Ruth 4:17
And the women her neighbors gave it a name, saying, There is a son born to Naomi; and they called his name Obed: he is the father of Jesse, the father of David.
1 Samuel 16:1
And Jehovah said unto Samuel, How long wilt thou mourn for Saul, seeing I have rejected him from being king over Israel? fill thy horn with oil, and go: I will send thee to Jesse the Beth-lehemite; for I have provided me a king among his sons.
2 Chronicles 6:6
but I have chosen Jerusalem, that my name might be there; and have chosen David to be over my people Israel.

Mount

Psalm 87:2
Jehovah loveth the gates of Zion More than all the dwellings of Jacob.
Psalm 132:12
If thy children will keep my covenant And my testimony that I shall teach them, Their children also shall sit upon thy throne for evermore.

General references

Judges 1:2
And Jehovah said, Judah shall go up: behold, I have delivered the land into his hand.

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