Treasury of Scripture Knowledge
Judah, you are he whom your brothers shall praise: your hand shall be on the neck of your enemies; your father's children shall bow down before you.
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 the LORD said unto Samuel, How long will you mourn for Saul, seeing I have rejected him from reigning over Israel? fill your horn with oil, and go, I will send you to Jesse the Bethlehemite: 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.
The LORD loves the gates of Zion more than all the dwellings of Jacob.
If your children will keep my covenant and my testimony that I shall teach them, their children shall also sit upon your throne forevermore.
And the LORD said, Judah shall go up: behold, I have delivered the land into his hand.