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1 Chronicles 22:5-7

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22:5 David said, “My son Solomon is just an inexperienced young man, 1  and the temple to be built for the Lord must be especially magnificent so it will become famous and be considered splendid by all the nations. 2  Therefore I will make preparations for its construction.” So David made extensive preparations before he died.

22:6 He summoned his son Solomon and charged him to build a temple for the Lord God of Israel. 22:7 David said to Solomon: “My son, I really wanted 3  to build a temple to honor 4  the Lord my God.

1 tn Heb “a young man and tender.”

2 tn Heb “and the house to build to make exceedingly great for a name and for splendor for all the lands.”

3 tn Heb “I was with my heart.”

4 tn Heb “for the name of.”



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