Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
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.
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.
Jehovah loveth the gates of Zion More than all the dwellings of Jacob.
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.
And Jehovah said, Judah shall go up: behold, I have delivered the land into his hand.