1 Kings 5:3; 1 Kings 5:5; 2 Samuel 7:5; 2 Samuel 7:12–13

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1 Kings 5:3

lYou know that David my father could not build a house for the name of the Lord his God mbecause of the warfare with which his enemies surrounded him, until the Lord put them under the soles of his feet.

1 Kings 5:5

And so I intend to build a house for the name of the Lord my God, oas the Lord said to David my father, Your son, whom I will set on your throne in your place, shall build the house for my name.

2 Samuel 7:5

Go and tell my servant David, Thus says the Lord: yWould you build me a house to dwell in?

2 Samuel 7:12–13

12 mWhen your days are fulfilled and nyou lie down with your fathers, oI will raise up your offspring after you, who shall come from your body, and I will establish his kingdom. 13 pHe shall build a house for my name, and qI will establish the throne of his kingdom forever.